§ 330 Commissioner to Administer Article; May Require Proof; Court Review
§ 331 Proof Required Upon Certain Convictions
§ 332 Proof Required in the Event of Certain Judgments
§ 333 Payments Sufficient to Satisfy Requirements of This Article
§ 334 Suspension Waived Upon Payment of Judgment in Installments
§ 335 Security and Proof Required Following Accident
§ 336 Duty of Courts to Report Judgments
§ 337 Suspension, Duration
§ 338 Application to Non-Resident, Other Persons
§ 339 Owner May Give Proof for Chauffeur or Member of Family
§ 340 Surrender of License and Evidences of Registration
§ 341 Amount of Proof Required
§ 342 Alternate Methods of Giving Proof
§ 343 Proof of Financial Responsibility by Certificate Showing Motor Vehicle Liability Policy Obtained
§ 344 Certificate Furnished by Non-Resident
§ 345 Motor Vehicle Liability Policy
§ 346 Proof of Financial Responsibility Not Required After February First, Nineteen Hundred Fifty-Seven
§ 348 Article Not to Affect Other Policies
§ 349 Filing a Bond as Proof of Financial Responsibility
§ 350 Money or Securities Deposited as Proof of Financial Responsibility
§ 351 Person Having Given Proof May Substitute Other Proof
§ 352 If Proof Fails Commissioner May Require Other Proof
§ 353 When Commissioner May Release Proof
§ 354 Commissioner to Furnish Operating Record
§ 355 Operating Without Giving Proof When Proof Required
§ 356 Forging or Without Authority Signing Proof of Financial Responsibility
§ 357 Failing to Report Convictions and Judgments
§ 358 Otherwise Violating Article
§ 359 Definitions
§ 360 Exceptions
§ 361 Self-Insurers
§ 362 Article Not to Repeal Other Motor Vehicle Laws
§ 363 Expenses of Administering Article
§ 364 Uniformity of Interpretation
§ 365 Short Title
§ 366 Past Application of Article
§ 367 This Article Does Not Prevent Other Process
§ 368 Constitutionality

Terms Used In New York Laws > Vehicle and Traffic > Title 3 > Article 7 - Motor Vehicle Safety Responsibility Act

  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.