2020 New York Laws
VAT - Vehicle and Traffic
Title 7 - Rules of the Road
Article 29 - Special Stops Required
1172 - Stop Signs and Yield Signs.

Universal Citation: NY Veh & Traf L § 1172 (2020)
§ 1172. Stop  signs  and  yield  signs.  (a)  Except  when directed to
proceed by a police officer, every driver of  a  vehicle  approaching  a
stop  sign  shall  stop at a clearly marked stop line, but if none, then
shall stop before entering  the  crosswalk  on  the  near  side  of  the
intersection,  or  in  the  event  there  is  no crosswalk, at the point
nearest the intersecting roadway where the driver  has  a  view  of  the
approaching  traffic  on  the  intersecting  roadway before entering the
intersection and the right to proceed shall be subject to the provisions
of section eleven hundred forty-two.

(b) The driver of a vehicle approaching a yield sign if required for safety to stop shall stop at a clearly marked yield line, but if none, then shall stop before entering the crosswalk on the near side of the intersection, or in the event there is no crosswalk, at the point nearest the intersecting roadway where the driver has a view of the approaching traffic on the intersecting roadway before entering the intersection and the right to proceed shall be subject to the provisions of section eleven hundred forty-two of this title.

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