assembly Bill A1195B

Abbagail's law prohibits supervising drivers from acting under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs

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Sponsor

HAWLEY

Multi-Sponsors

Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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actions

  • 05 / Jan / 2011
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 15 / Feb / 2011
    • AMEND AND RECOMMIT TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 15 / Feb / 2011
    • PRINT NUMBER 1195A
  • 30 / Mar / 2011
    • AMEND AND RECOMMIT TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 30 / Mar / 2011
    • PRINT NUMBER 1195B
  • 13 / Apr / 2011
    • ENACTING CLAUSE STRICKEN

Summary

Enacts Abbagail's law prohibiting supervising drivers from acting under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs and subjects them to criminal charges.

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Bill Details

See other versions of this Bill:
S164C
, A6988
Versions:
A1195
A1195A
A1195B
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง1192-b, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Cycle:
A10780, S7435
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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 1195--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. HAWLEY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. GOODELL,
  McLAUGHLIN,  OAKS -- read once and referred to the Committee on Trans-
  portation -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
  amended  and recommitted to said committee -- again reported from said
  committee with amendments, ordered reprinted as amended and  recommit-
  ted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to acting as a
  supervising driver while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  This  act  shall be known and may be cited as "Abbagail's
Law".
  S 2. The vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding  a  new  section
1192-b to read as follows:
  S  1192-B.  SUPERVISING  A DRIVER WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL
AND/OR DRUGS. 1. NO PERSON SHALL ACT AS A SUPERVISING DRIVER PURSUANT TO
SECTION FIVE HUNDRED ONE OR FIVE HUNDRED ONE-B OF THIS CHAPTER  IF  SUCH
PERSON  WOULD  BE  IN  VIOLATION OF SUBDIVISION ONE, TWO, THREE, FOUR OR
FOUR-A OF SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED NINETY-TWO OF THIS ARTICLE IF HE OR SHE
WERE OPERATING THE VEHICLE.
  SUPERVISING A DRIVER WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL AND/OR DRUGS
SHALL BE A CLASS A MISDEMEANOR.
  2. AGGRAVATED SUPERVISING A DRIVER WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF  ALCO-
HOL  AND/OR  DRUGS. NO PERSON SHALL ACT AS A SUPERVISING DRIVER PURSUANT
TO SECTION FIVE HUNDRED ONE OR FIVE HUNDRED ONE-B  OF  THIS  CHAPTER  IF
SUCH PERSON WOULD BE IN VIOLATION OF SUBDIVISION TWO-A OF SECTION ELEVEN
HUNDRED NINETY-TWO OF THIS ARTICLE IF HE OR SHE WERE OPERATING THE VEHI-
CLE.
  AGGRAVATED  SUPERVISING  A DRIVER WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ALCOHOL
AND/OR DRUGS SHALL BE A CLASS E FELONY.
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01224-07-1

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