Village of Amityville, NY
Suffolk County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Amityville 12-14-2009 by L.L. No. 59-2009.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Garbage, rubbish and refuse — See Ch. 97.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 172.
[1]
Editor's Note: This local law provided that it shall take effect on January 2, 2010, subject to acceptance and filing by the Secretary of State.

§ 171-1 Application of § 1224 of Vehicle and Traffic Law.

The provisions of § 1224 of the Vehicle and Traffic Law, and any amendments or subdivisions thereof, shall apply to the determination, treatment and disposal of any vehicles which are abandoned within the Village.

§ 171-2 Conversion of unclaimed vehicles to Village use.

The Village may convert, in any calendar year, up to 1% of its unclaimed abandoned vehicles or two such vehicles, whichever is greater, to its own use.

§ 171-3 Prohibitions.

A. 
No person shall abandon a vehicle within the Village.
[Amended 3-8-2010 by L.L. No. 2-2010]
B. 
No person other than one authorized by the Village shall destroy, deface or remove any part of a vehicle which is left unattended on a highway or other public place without number plates affixed thereto or which is abandoned.

§ 171-4 Liability for costs; charges.

The last owner of record of an abandoned vehicle shall be liable to the Village for the costs of removal and storage of such vehicle. The charge for such storage shall be established and modified from time to time by resolution of the Board of Trustees.