2017 New York Laws
VAT - Vehicle & Traffic
Title 7 - Rules of the Road
Article 29 - Special Stops Required
1175 - Obstructing Traffic at Intersection.
1175. Obstructing traffic at intersection. When vehicular traffic is stopped on the opposite side of an intersection, no person shall drive a vehicle into such intersection, except when making a turn unless there is adequate space on the opposite side of the intersection to accommodate the vehicle he is driving notwithstanding the indication of a traffic control signal which would permit him to proceed.