New laws for young drivers
As of February 22, 2010

the following changes to New York’s Licensing Laws will affect young drivers:

Effective November 7, 2014, all NYC streets are 25MPH unless otherwise posted. Click to view our interactive roadmap.
Effective November 1, 2009, drivers it is illegal to text or use any portable electronic device while the vehicle is in motion.

Parents make a difference when it comes to teen driving

For additional information, please visit: NYS DMV Younger Driver Pages