PRINTER'S NO.  353

  

THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA

  

HOUSE BILL

 

No.

321

Session of

2009

  

  

INTRODUCED BY MILLER, BARRAR, BEAR, BOYD, CAUSER, CREIGHTON, DENLINGER, GEIST, GINGRICH, GROVE, HENNESSEY, MOUL, ROCK AND ROHRER, FEBRUARY 10, 2009

  

  

REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION, FEBRUARY 10, 2009  

  

  

  

AN ACT

  

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Amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated

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Statutes, providing for special procedures pertaining to

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issuance of parking tickets.

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The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

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hereby enacts as follows:

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Section 1.  Title 75 of the Pennsylvania Consolidated

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Statutes is amended by adding a section to read:

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§ 3355.  Special procedure for parking tickets.

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(a)  Digital photograph required.--At the time a parking

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ticket is issued, the person issuing the ticket shall take a

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digital photograph clearly depicting the rear of the ticketed

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vehicle and all registration information on the vehicle's

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registration plate. The photograph shall be attached to the

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municipality's copy of the parking ticket.

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(b)  Attachment of photograph.--If a parking ticket is unpaid

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and a second notice to the owner of the ticketed vehicle is

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issued, a copy of the photograph required by subsection (a)

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shall be attached to the second notice.

 


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(c)  Failure to comply with section.--Failure of a

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municipality to comply with the provisions of this section shall

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render the parking ticket void.

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Section 2.  This act shall take effect January 1, 2010.

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