senate Bill S640

Amended

Provides for mandatory revocation of drivers license for certain convictions under the penal law

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Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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  • 09 / Jan / 2013
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 08 / Jan / 2014
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION
  • 03 / Jun / 2014
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.1181
  • 09 / Jun / 2014
    • AMENDED 640A
  • 09 / Jun / 2014
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 10 / Jun / 2014
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 16 / Jun / 2014
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 16 / Jun / 2014
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 16 / Jun / 2014
    • REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION

Summary

Provides for the mandatory revocation of a driver's license for certain convictions under the penal law, followed by a period of one year of operating with a post-revocation conditional license.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5315
Versions:
S640
S640A
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1193, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Cycles:
2011-2012: S1790, A4993, S1790
2009-2010: S1739, A4561, S1739
2013-2014: S640A
2007-2008: A4523

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Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S640

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to revocation of
licenses in certain cases

PURPOSE:
Persons convicted of a crime under certain sections of the penal law,
will have their license revoked for a period of six months followed
by a period of one year of operating under a probationary license
which limits operation to employment, education and medical/dental
attention.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Paragraph (b) of subdivision 2 of section 1193 of the vehicle and
traffic law is amended by adding a new subparagraph 3-a.

JUSTIFICATION:
This legislation creates the penalty of a six month license revocation
and a one year limited license if a person is convicted of vehicular
manslaughter and driving while intoxicated under Vasean's Law, Senate
Bill 1872-B (Chapter 39, May 7, 2005).

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
This legislation has been previously introduced

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
None.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to conviction
entered on and after such a date.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                   640

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation  to  revocation
  of licenses in certain cases

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 2 of section 1193 of the vehi-
cle and traffic law is amended by adding a new subparagraph 3-a to  read
as follows:
  (3-A)  CONVICTION OF A CRIME PURSUANT TO ANY OF THE FOLLOWING SECTIONS
OF THE PENAL LAW: 120.03, 120.04, 125.12 OR 125.13. SIX MONTHS  FOLLOWED
BY  A PERIOD OF ONE YEAR OF OPERATING UNDER A PROBATIONARY LICENSE WHICH
LIMITS OPERATION TO EMPLOYMENT, EDUCATION AND MEDICAL/DENTAL ATTENTION.
  S 2. This act  shall  take  effect  immediately  and  shall  apply  to
convictions entered on and after such date.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03594-01-3

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