This is coming straight from the website of http://www.nyc.gov/html/dof/
Under the law, a parking ticket shall be dismissed upon application, when any of the required information described below is missing, incomplete or misdescribed. (If your request concerns illegibility of a particular entry or entries, the Judge may also review the Department's own ticket copy, which is usually available 3 weeks after ticket issuance.) Write or call if you need a copy.
The charged violation must be indicated by the Agent. Click Here to view a complete schedule of all parking violations fines (in Adobe .PDF Format).