WHAT IS OPERATION SAFE STOP?
Operation Safe Stop seeks to promote school bus safety through education and enforcement efforts. Operation Safe Stop is a cooperative project supported by the New York State Governor's Traffic Safety Committee, the New York State Education Department, the New York Association for Pupil Transportation, the New York State School Bus Contractors Association, the student transportation industry and state, county, city and local law enforcement agencies.
PENALTIES FOR PASSING A STOPPED SCHOOL BUS:
$$ -- FINES -- $$
|First Conviction||$250.00||$400.00||Up to 30 days|
(within 3 years)
|$600.00||$750.00||Up to 180 days|
|Third or |
Subsequent Convictions (within 3 years)
|$750.00||$1,000.00||Up to 180 days|