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New law proposes school bus cameras to catch unsafe motorists

Motorists are supposed to hit the brakes when confronted by a stopped school bus.

But an estimated 50,000 a year statewide ignore the safety regulation.

They can get fined $250 — but a cop has to witness the offense.

So City Councilman Ben Kallos (D-Manhattan) plans on introducing legislation that would authorize school districts to equip buses with stop-arm cameras capable of recording vehicles that whiz by.

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