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Commercial motor carrier VTL 509p (sub 4)
Commercial driver VTL 509p (sub 3)
Gross vehicle weight rating VTL 509p (sub 2)
Commercial motor vehicle VTL 509p (sub 1)
Waste collection vehicle VTL 1 (159-a)
Stand or standing VTL 1 (145)
Definition of snow tire VTL 1 (145-d)
Snow emergency route VTL 1 (145-c)
State interstate routes VTL 1 (145-b)
State expressway routes VTL 1 (145-a)
Sidewalk VTL 1 (144)
Snow emergency VTL 1 (144-b)
Slope VTL 1 (144-a)
Semitrailer VTL 1 (143)
Shoulder VTL 1 (143-a)
School bus VTL 1 (142)
Safety zone VTL 1 (141)
Sani-vans VTL 1 (141-b)
Sanitation patrol vehicle VTL 1 (141-a)
Roadway VTL 1 (140)
Roundabout VTL 1 (140-d)
Skate board VTL 1 (140-c)
Roller skate VTL 1 (140-b)
In-line skate VTL 1 (140-a)
Right of way VTL 1 (139)
Residence district VTL 1 (138)
Railroad train VTL 1 (137)
Rental vehicle VTL 1 (137-a)
Railroad sign or signal VTL 1 (136)
Railroad VTL 1 (135)
Railroad grade crossing VTL 1 (135-a)
Public highway VTL 1 (134)
Laser detector VTL 1 (134-c)
Radar detector VTL 1 (134-b)
Qualifying highway VTL 1 (134-a)
Private road VTL 1 (133)
Police vehicle VTL 1 (132-a)
Place of public assembly VTL 1 (131-a)
Pedestrian VTL 1 (130)
Wheelchair VTL 1 (130-a)
Park or parking VTL 1 (129)
Parking lot VTL 1 (129-b)
Parking area of a shopping center VTL 1 (129-a)
Overhang VTL 1 (127)
Omnibus VTL 1 (126)
Motor vehicles VTL 1 (125)
Off-highway motorcycle VTL 1 (125-a)
Motorcycle VTL 1 (123)
Local authorities VTL 1 (122)
Mobile home or manufactured home VTL 1 (122-c)
Maximum performance speed VTL 1 (122-b)
Maximum gross weight VTL 1 (122-a)
Laned roadway VTL 1 (121)
Low speed vehicle VTL 1 (121-f)
Livery VTL 1 (121-e)
Leased vehicle VTL 1 (121-d)
Limited use vehicle VTL 1 (121-c)
Limited use motorcycle VTL 1 (121-b)
Limited use automobile VTL 1 (121-a)
Intersection VTL 1 (120)
House coach VTL 1 (119)
Inflatable restraint system VTL 1 (119-b)
Ignition interlock device VTL 1 (119-a)
Highway VTL 1 (118)
Gross weight VTL 1 (117)
Blood delivery vehicle VTL 1 (117-d)
Hazardous materials emergency vehicle VTL 1 (117-c)
Hazardous operation VTL 1 (117-b)
Hazard vehicle VTL 1 (117-a)
Flammable liquid VTL 1 (116)
Emergency ambulance service vehicle VTL 1 (115-c)
Flagperson VTL 1 (115-b)
Fire vehicle VTL 1 (115-a)
Driveway VTL 1 (114)
Electric personal assistive mobility device VTL 1 (114-d)
Escort vehicle VTL 1 (114-c)
Emergency operation VTL 1 (114-b)
Driver VTL 1 (113)
Department VTL 1 (112)
Department of transportation VTL 1 (112-a)
Curb VTL 1 (111)
Crosswalk VTL 1 (110)
Controlled-access highway VTL 1 (109)
County emergency medical services vehicle VTL 1 (109-b)
Correction vehicle VTL 1 (109-a)
Commissioner VTL 1 (108)
Classes of cities VTL 1 (107)
Commercial towing VTL 1 (107-b)
Circulatory roadway VTL 1 (106)
Civil defense emergency vehicle VTL 1 (106-a)
Business district VTL 1 (105)
Certificate of registration VTL 1 (105-a)
Bus VTL 1 (104)
Bureau VTL 1 (103)
Bicycle VTL 1 (102)
Bicycle path VTL 1 (102-b)
Bicycle lane VTL 1 (102-a)
Authorized emergency vehicle VTL 1 (101)
B-train assembly VTL 1 (101-c)
Boat transporter VTL 1 (101-b)
Automobile transporter VTL 1 (101-a)
Agricultural equipment VTL 1 (100-d)
Articulated bus VTL 1 (100-c)
Ambulance VTL 1 (100-b)
Access highway VTL 1 (100-a)
Persistent felony offender PEN 70.10
Persistent violent felony offender PEN 70.08
Second felony offender PEN 70.06
Second violent felony offender PEN 70.04
Violent felony offense PEN 70.02
Scheme PEN 496.01
Biological weapon PEN 490.05 (sub 9)
Vector PEN 490.05 (sub 8)
Delivery system PEN 490.05 (sub 7)
Toxin PEN 490.05 (sub 6)
Biological agent PEN 490.05 (sub 5)
Material support or resources PEN 490.05 (sub 2)
Chemical weapons convention PEN 490.05 (sub 17)
Select biological agent PEN 490.05 (sub 16)
Select chemical agent PEN 490.05 (sub 15)
Toxic chemical PEN 490.05 (sub 13)
Precursor PEN 490.05 (sub 11)
Chemical weapon PEN 490.05 (sub 10)
Act of terrorism PEN 490.05 (sub 1)
Real property instrumentality of a crime PEN 480.00 (sub 6)
Instrumentality of a felony controlled substance offense PEN 480.00 (sub 5)
Substituted proceeds PEN 480.00 (sub 4)
Proceeds PEN 480.00 (sub 3)
Law enforcement officer PEN 470.00 (sub 9)
Represented PEN 470.00 (sub 8)
Financial transaction PEN 470.00 (sub 7)
Financial institution PEN 470.00 (sub 6)
Specified criminal conduct PEN 470.00 (sub 5)
Criminal conduct PEN 470.00 (sub 4)
Transaction PEN 470.00 (sub 3)
Conducts PEN 470.00 (sub 2)
Monetary instrument PEN 470.00 (sub 1)
Mental disease or defect PEN 40.15
Renunciation PEN 40.10
Entrapment PEN 40.05
Duress PEN 40.00
Dealer in firearms PEN 265.00 (sub 9)
Deface PEN 265.00 (sub 7)
Dispose of PEN 265.00 (sub 6)
Automatic knife PEN 265.00 (sub 5c)
Metal knuckle knife PEN 265.00 (sub 5b)
Pilum ballistic knife PEN 265.00 (sub 5a)
Gravity knife PEN 265.00 (sub 5)
Switchblade knife PEN 265.00 (sub 4)
Firearm PEN 265.00 (sub 3)
Assault weapon PEN 265.00 (sub 22)
Semiautomatic PEN 265.00 (sub 21)
Disguised gun PEN 265.00 (sub 20)
Firearm silencer PEN 265.00 (sub 2)
Armor piercing ammunition PEN 265.00 (sub 18)
Serious offense PEN 265.00 (sub 17)
Electronic stun gun PEN 265.00 (sub 15c)
Kung Fu star PEN 265.00 (sub 15)
Electronic dart gun PEN 265.00 (sub 15a)
Loaded firearm PEN 265.00 (sub 15)
Chuka stick PEN 265.00 (sub 14)
Antique firearm PEN 265.00 (sub 10)
Cane sword PEN 265.00 (sub 13)
Shotgun PEN 265.00 (sub 12)
Rifle PEN 265.00 (sub 11)
Licensing officer PEN 265.00 (sub 10)
Machine-gun PEN 265.00 (sub 1)
Affirmative defense PEN 25.00 (sub 2)
Defense PEN 25.00 (sub 1)
Laser PEN 240.76 (3a)
FAA PEN 240.76 (3a)
Bookmaking PEN 225.00 (sub 9)
Slot machine PEN 225.00 (sub 8)
Coin operated gambling device PEN 225.00 (sub 7a)
Gambling device PEN 225.00 (sub 7)
Something of value PEN 225.00 (sub 6)
Profit from gambling activity PEN 225.00 (sub 5)
Advance gambling activity PEN 225.00 (sub 4)
Player PEN 225.00 (sub 3)
Voucher PEN 225.00 (sub 29)
Video lottery gaming PEN 225.00 (sub 28)
Unlawful gaming property PEN 225.00 (sub 27)
Unfair gaming equipment PEN 225.00 (sub 26)
State gaming agency PEN 225.00 (sub 25)
Sell PEN 225.00 (sub 24)
Gaming regulatory authority PEN 225.00 (sub 22)
Gaming equipment or device PEN 225.00 (sub 21)
Compact PEN 225.00 (sub 20)
Gaming compact PEN 225.00 (sub 20)
Gambling PEN 225.00 (sub 2)
Class III gaming PEN 225.00 (sub 19)
Class I gaming PEN 225.00 (sub 18)
Cheques PEN 225.00 (sub 17)
Cash equivalent PEN 225.00 (sub 16)
Casino gaming PEN 225.00 (sub 15)
Authorized gaming operator PEN 225.00 (sub 14)
Authorized gaming establishment PEN 225.00 (sub 13)
Unlawful PEN 225.00 (sub 12)
Policy PEN 225.00 (sub 11)
Lottery PEN 225.00 (sub 10)
Contest of chance PEN 225.00 (sub 1)
Physical evidence PEN 215.35
Official proceeding PEN 215.35
Jurat PEN 210.00 (sub 7)
Attesting officer PEN 210.00 (sub 6)
Swear falsely PEN 210.00 (sub 5)
Oath required by law PEN 210.00 (sub 4)
Testimony PEN 210.00 (sub 3)
Swear PEN 210.00 (sub 2)
Oath PEN 210.00 (sub 1)
Dangerous contraband PEN 205.00 (sub 4)
Contraband PEN 205.00 (sub 3)
Custody PEN 205.00 (sub 2)
Detention facility PEN 205.00 (sub 1)
Party officer PEN 200.40
Member of armed forces PEN 190.77 (sub 2c)
Personal identification number PEN 190.77 (sub 2b)
Electronic signature PEN 190.77 (sub 2a)
Insufficient funds PEN 190.77 (sub 7)
Funds PEN 190.77 (sub 6)
Pass PEN 190.77 (sub 5)
Utter PEN 190.77 (sub 4)
Representative drawer PEN 190.77 (sub 3)
Drawer PEN 190.77 (sub 2)
Check PEN 190.77 (sub 1)
Personal identifying information PEN 190.77 (sub 1)
Residential mortgage fraud PEN 187.00 (sub 4)
Residential real property PEN 187.00 (sub 3)
Residential mortgage loan PEN 187.00 (sub 2)
Pari-mutuel horse race PEN 180.00 (sub 5)
Pari-mutuel betting PEN 180.00 (sub 4)
Sports official PEN 180.00 (sub 3)
Sports participant PEN 180.00 (sub 2)
Sports contest PEN 180.00 (sub 1)
Labor official PEN 180.10
Medical Marihuana PEN 179.00
Criminal diversion act PEN 178.00 (sub 3)
Prescription PEN 178.00 (sub 2)
Prescription medication or device PEN 178.00 (sub 1)
Health plan PEN 177.00 (sub 1)
Personal insurance PEN 176.00 (sub 4)
Statement PEN 176.00 (sub 2)
Insurance policy PEN 176.00 (sub 1)
Business record PEN 175.00 (sub 2)
Enterprise PEN 175.00 (sub 1)
Electronic access device PEN 170.00 (sub 8)
Forged instrument PEN 170.00 (sub 7)
Falsely alter PEN 170.00 (sub 6)
Falsely complete PEN 170.00 (sub 5)
Falsely make PEN 170.00 (sub 4)
Incomplete written instrument PEN 170.00 (sub 3)
Complete written instrument PEN 170.00 (sub 2)
Written instrument PEN 170.00 (sub 1)
Public assistance benefits PEN 158.00 (sub 1c)
Fraudulent welfare act PEN 158.00 (sub 1b)
Without authorization PEN 156.00 (sub 8)
Access PEN 156.00 (sub 7)
Computer network PEN 156.00 (sub 6)
Computer material PEN 156.00 (sub 5)
Computer service PEN 156.00 (sub 4)
Computer data PEN 156.00 (sub 3)
Computer program PEN 156.00 (sub 2)
Computer PEN 156.00 (sub 1)
Cable television service PEN 155.00 (sub 9)
Service PEN 155.00 (sub 8)
Access device PEN 155.00 (sub 7c)
Public benefit card PEN 155.00 (sub 7b)
Debit card PEN 155.00 (sub 7a)
Credit card PEN 155.00 (sub 7)
Secret scientific material PEN 155.00 (sub 6)
Owner PEN 155.00 (sub 5)
Appropriate PEN 155.00 (sub 4)
Deprive PEN 155.00 (sub 3)
Obtain PEN 155.00 (sub 2)
Property PEN 155.00 (sub 1)
Criminal negligence PEN 15.05 (sub 4)
Recklessly PEN 15.05 (sub 3)
Knowingly PEN 15.05 (sub 2)
Intentionally PEN 15.05 (sub 1)
Culpable mental state PEN 15.00 (sub 6)
To act PEN 15.00 (sub 5)
Conduct PEN 15.00 (sub 4)
Omission PEN 15.00 (sub 3)
Voluntary act PEN 15.00 (sub 2)
Act PEN 15.00 (sub 1)
Property of another PEN 145.13
Enter or remain unlawfully PEN 140.00 (sub 5)
Night PEN 140.00 (sub 4)
Dwelling PEN 140.00 (sub 3)
Building PEN 140.00 (sub 2)
Premises PEN 140.00 (sub 1)
Relative PEN 135.00 (sub 3)
Abduct PEN 135.00 (sub 2)
Restrain PEN 135.00 (sub 1)
Foreign object PEN 130.00 (sub 9)
Forcible compulsion PEN 130.00 (sub 8)
Physically helpless PEN 130.00 (sub 7)
Mentally incapacitated PEN 130.00 (sub 6)
Mentally disabled PEN 130.00 (sub 5)
Married PEN 130.00 (sub 4)
Sexual contact PEN 130.00 (sub 3)
Anal sexual conduct PEN 130.00 (sub 2b)
Oral sexual conduct PEN 130.00 (sub 2a)
Mental health care provider PEN 130.00 (sub 13)
Health care provider PEN 130.00 (sub 12)
Aggravated sexual contact PEN 130.00 (sub 11)
Sexual conduct PEN 130.00 (sub 10)
Sexual intercourse PEN 130.00 (sub 1)
Justifiable abortional act PEN 125.05 (sub 3)
Abortional act PEN 125.05 (sub 2)
Immediate family PEN 120.40
Community gun PEN 115.20
Violation PEN 10.00 (sub 3)
Offense PEN 10.00 (sub 1)
Misdemeanor PEN 10.00 (sub 4)
Felony PEN 10.00 (sub 5)
Crime PEN 10.00 (sub 6)
Physical injury PEN 10.00 (sub 9)
Possess PEN 10.00 (sub 8)
Person PEN 10.00 (sub 7)
Drug trafficking felony PEN 10.00 (sub 21)
Child day car provider PEN 10.00 (sub 19)
Juvenile offender PEN 10.00 (sub 18)
Benefit PEN 10.00 (sub 17)
Juror PEN 10.00 (sub 16)
Public servant PEN 10.00 (sub 15)
Dangerous instrument PEN 10.00 (sub 13)
Deadly weapon PEN 10.00 (sub 12)
Deadly physical force PEN 10.00 (sub 11)
Serious physical injury PEN 10.00 (sub 10)
Substance use disorder FCA 712 (j)
Diversion services FCA 712 (i)
Permanency hearing FCA 712 (h)
Aggravated circumstances FCA 712 (g)
Dispositional hearing FCA 712 (f)
Fact-finding hearing FCA 712 (e)
Non-secure detention facility FCA 712 (d)
Secure detention facility FCA 712 (c)
Detention FCA 712 (b)
Person in need of supervision FCA 712 (a)
Youthful offender adjudication CPL 720.10 (sub 6)
Youth offender sentence CPL 720.10 (sub 5)
Youthful offender finding CPL 720.10 (sub 4)
Eligible youth CPL 720.10 (sub 2)
Youth CPL 720.10 (sub 1)
Potential testimony CPL 710.10 (sub 3)
Evidence CPL 710.10 (sub 2)
Defendant CPL 710.10 (sub 1)
Law enforcement agency CPL 705.00 (sub 4)
Trap and trace device CPL 705.00 (sub 2)
Pen register CPL 705.00 (sub 1)
Video surveillance CPL 700.05 (sub 9)
Exigent circumstances CPL 700.05 (sub 7)
Law enforcement officer CPL 700.05 (sub 6)
Applicant CPL 700.05 (sub 5)
Justice CPL 700.05 (sub 4)
Intercepted communication CPL 700.05 (sub 3)
Eavesdropping warrant CPL 700.05 (sub 2)
Video surveillance warrant CPL 700.05 (sub 10)
Unsecured bail bond CPL 500.10 (sub 19)
Partially secured bail bond CPL 500.10 (sub 18)
Secured bail bond CPL 500.10 (sub 17)
Insurance company bail bond CPL 500.10 (sub 16)
Surety bond CPL 500.10 (sub 15)
Appearance bond CPL 500.10 (sub 14)
Bail bond CPL 500.10 (sub 13)
Surety CPL 500.10 (sub 12)
Obligor CPL 500.10 (sub 11)
Cash bail CPL 500.10 (sub 10)
Bail CPL 500.10 (sub 9)
Post bail CPL 500.10 (sub 8)
Application for recognizance or bail CPL 500.10 (sub 7)
Order of recognizance or bail CPL 500.10 (sub 6)
Securing order CPL 500.10 (sub 5)
Fix bail CPL 500.10 (sub 3)
Release on own recognizance CPL 500.10 (sub 2)
Principal CPL 500.10 (sub 1)
Jury Trial CPL 340.10 (sub 3)
Single judge trial CPL 340.10 (sub 2)
Inconsistent counts CPL 300.30 (sub 5)
Inclusory concurrent counts CPL 300.30 (sub 4)
Concurrent counts CPL 300.30 (sub 3)
Consecutive counts CPL 300.30 (sub 2)
Submission of a count CPL 300.30 (sub 1)
Peace officer CPL 2.10
Local criminal court CPL 10.10 (sub 3)
Superior court CPL 10.10 (sub 2)
Criminal court CPL 10.10 (sub 1)
Arraignment CPL 1.20 (sub 9)
Felony complaint CPL 1.20 (sub 8)
Misdemeanor complaint CPL 1.20 (sub 7)
Prosecutor's information CPL 1.20 (sub 6)
Simplified environmental conservation information CPL 1.20 (sub 5d)
Simplified parks information CPL 1.20 (sub 5c)
Simplified traffic information CPL 1.20 (sub 5b)
Simplified information CPL 1.20 (sub 5a)
Judicial hearing officer CPL 1.20 (sub 43)
Armed felony CPL 1.20 (sub 41)
Evidence in chief CPL 1.20 (sub 40)
Information CPL 1.20 (sub 4)
Superior court information CPL 1.20 (sub 3a)
Petty offense CPL 1.20 (sub 39)
Lesser included offense CPL 1.20 (sub 37)
County CPL 1.20 (sub 36)
Commitment to the custody of the sheriff CPL 1.20 (sub 35)
Geographical area of employment CPL 1.20 (sub 34a)
Police officer CPL 1.20 (sub 34)
District attorney CPL 1.20 (sub 32)
Prosecutor CPL 1.20 (sub 31)
Bench warrant CPL 1.20 (sub 30)
Indictment CPL 1.20 (sub 3)
Superior court warrant of arrest CPL 1.20 (sub 29)
Warrant of arrest CPL 1.20 (sub 28)
Summons CPL 1.20 (sub 27)
Appearance ticket CPL 1.20 (sub 26)
Preliminary jurisdiction CPL 1.20 (sub 25)
Trial jurisdiction CPL 1.20 (sub 24)
Judge CPL 1.20 (sub 23)
Intermediate appellate court CPL 1.20 (sub 22)
Local criminal court accusatory instrument CPL 1.20 (sub 2)
Criminal proceeding CPL 1.20 (sub 18)
Commencement of criminal action CPL 1.20 (sub 17)
Criminal action CPL 1.20 (sub 16)
Judgment CPL 1.20 (sub 15)
Sentence CPL 1.20 (sub 14)
Conviction CPL 1.20 (sub 13)
Verdict CPL 1.20 (sub 12)
Trial CPL 1.20 (sub 11)
Plea CPL 1.20(sub 10)
Accusatory instrument CPL 1.20 (sub 1)