S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
January 9, 2014
Introduced by Sen. BALL -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to an ignition interlock
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 15-a of section 259-c of the executive law, as
amended by section 38-b of subpart A of part C of chapter 62 of the laws
of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
15-a. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, where a person is
serving a sentence for a violation of section 120.03, 120.04, 120.04-a,
125.12, 125.13 or 125.14 of the penal law, or a felony as defined in
paragraph (c) of subdivision one of section eleven hundred ninety-three
of the vehicle and traffic law, if such person is released on parole or
conditional release the board shall require as a mandatory condition of
such release, that such person install and maintain, in accordance with
the provisions of section eleven hundred ninety-eight of the vehicle and
traffic law, an ignition interlock device in any motor vehicle owned or
operated by such person during the term of such parole or conditional
release for such crime. THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS AND COMMUNITY
SUPERVISION SHALL MAINTAIN THE RESPONSIBILITY AND COSTS OF MONITORING
ANY PERSON RELEASED ON PAROLE WITH THE MANDATORY REQUIREMENT OF INSTAL-
LATION OF AN IGNITION INTERLOCK DEVICE ON HIS OR HER MOTOR VEHICLE.
Provided further, however, the board may not otherwise authorize the
operation of a motor vehicle by any person whose license or privilege to
operate a motor vehicle has been revoked pursuant to the provisions of
the vehicle and traffic law.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.