Re: Driver Responsibility Assessment
Posted by om on 10/17/12
On 3/11/10, Garage Art wrote:
> On 11/16/09, another bitter out of state driver wrote:
>> On 4/02/09, Falcon wrote:
>>> I was also caught by this ridiculous law and refuse to pay the fee for
>>> this driver assessment. This was not only my first offense ever (I am
>>> an out of state driver (Massachusetts) with a still clean drivers
>>> license (no points on my license from an out of state violation)) but
>>> happened in small town when it was dark out and where the speed limit
>>> is very poorly posted (what does a speed zone mean to an out of state
>>> driver?) So the fee is so I don't offend again? Well, I'm not going to
>>> driving in the state ever again so they cant force me to pay the 300
>>> dollars without having informed me of anything previously. I would be
>>> more then willing to take part in anything targeted at shutting down
>>> this law.
>>> On 3/22/09, Simi72 wrote:
>>>> I too am from out of state and feel that this is extortion. I
>>>> would be more than happy to get involved with fighting this.
>>>> Especially with times as they are I know that I can't afford to
>>>> pay $550 for a license I dont even have (meaning my NY
>>>> license..I'm from georgia though...)
>> Add me to the list of out of state drivers caught in this tax-on-a tax
>> nonsense. How is there any sort of fair notice to out of state drivers?
>> I would have returned to fight the ticket if i had known about this law.
> ,,,Let's start a class action law suit against the state of NY for