Regulations

New York Stretch Limo Ban Buried But Not Dead

LCT Staff
Posted on February 28, 2019
Proposed bills to ban or further regulate stretch limousines are swirling all around Albany, N.Y. (Creative Commons photo)

Proposed bills to ban or further regulate stretch limousines are swirling all around Albany, N.Y. (Creative Commons photo)

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says he still wants a ban of some sort on certain stretch limousines in the wake of the October crash in Schoharie that killed 20 people. Earlier this month, the Democrat dropped a proposed ban on stretch limos from his state budget proposal.

WAMC radio article here

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Comments ( 1 )
  • Anthony

     | about 5 months ago

    The solution for any future limousine tragic accidents is : Age limit for limousines... a 2001 suv limousine is really going to be a danger to passengers since anyone running a 2001 suv limo really does not want to buy a new qvm suv limousine. A real vehicle inspection were the inspector checks the wear and tear of the vehicle and the actual condition of the limosine will determine what type of owner the operator is

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