senate Bill S1271A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Increases the penalties for driving with a suspended or revoked license

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 22, 2012 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 12, 2012 amended on third reading 1271a
Jan 30, 2012 advanced to third reading
Jan 24, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jan 23, 2012 1st report cal.111
Jan 04, 2012 referred to transportation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 15, 2011 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 24, 2011 advanced to third reading
Mar 23, 2011 2nd report cal.
Mar 22, 2011 1st report cal.250
Jan 06, 2011 referred to transportation

Votes

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Jan 23, 2012 - Transportation committee Vote

S1271
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 22, 2011 - Transportation committee Vote

S1271
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

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S1271 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4190A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §511, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6460, A9458

S1271 - Summary

Increases the penalties for driving with a suspended or revoked license.

S1271 - Sponsor Memo

S1271 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1271

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. ADDABBO -- 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  increasing
  the penalties for driving with a suspended or revoked license

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 1, paragraph (b)  of  subdivi-
sion  2 and paragraph (b) of subdivision 3 of section 511 of the vehicle
and traffic law, paragraph (b) of subdivision 1  and  paragraph  (b)  of
subdivision  2  as  amended by chapter 607 of the laws of 1993 and para-
graph (b) of subdivision 3 as separately amended by chapters 786 and 892
of the laws of 1990, are amended to read as follows:
  (b) Aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle  in  the  third
degree is a misdemeanor. When a person is convicted of this offense, the
sentence  of  the  court must be: (i) a fine of not less than [two] FIVE
hundred dollars nor more than [five hundred] ONE  THOUSAND  dollars;  or
(ii)  a term of imprisonment of not more than thirty days; or (iii) both
such fine and imprisonment.
  (b) Aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in  the  second
degree  is a misdemeanor. When a person is convicted of this crime under
subparagraph (i) of paragraph (a) of this subdivision, the  sentence  of
the  court must be: (i) a fine of not less than [five hundred] ONE THOU-
SAND dollars[; and] NOR MORE THAN FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS; AND/OR  (ii)  a
term  of  imprisonment  not  to exceed one hundred eighty days; or (iii)
where appropriate a sentence of probation as provided in subdivision six
of this section; or (iv) a term of imprisonment  as  a  condition  of  a
sentence  of  probation as provided in the penal law and consistent with
this section. When a person is convicted of this  crime  under  subpara-
graph  (ii),  (iii)  or  (iv)  of paragraph (a) of this subdivision, the
sentence of the court must be: (i) a fine of not less than five  hundred
dollars nor more than one thousand dollars; and (ii) a term of imprison-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02017-01-1

Co-Sponsors

S1271A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4190A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §511, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S6460, A9458

S1271A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the penalties for driving with a suspended or revoked license.

S1271A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1271A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1271--A
    Cal. No. 111

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  ADDABBO,  ADAMS, AVELLA -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Trans-
  portation -- recommitted to the Committee on Transportation in accord-
  ance  with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8  -- reported favorably from said
  committee, ordered to first and second  report,  ordered  to  a  third
  reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted, retaining its place in the
  order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation  to  increasing
  the penalties for driving with a suspended or revoked license

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 1, paragraph (b)  of  subdivi-
sion  2 and paragraph (b) of subdivision 3 of section 511 of the vehicle
and traffic law, paragraph (b) of subdivision 1  and  paragraph  (b)  of
subdivision  2  as  amended by chapter 607 of the laws of 1993 and para-
graph (b) of subdivision 3 as separately amended by chapters 786 and 892
of the laws of 1990, are amended to read as follows:
  (b) Aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle  in  the  third
degree is a misdemeanor. When a person is convicted of this offense, the
sentence  of  the  court must be: (i) a fine of not less than [two] FIVE
hundred dollars nor more than [five hundred] ONE  THOUSAND  dollars;  or
(ii)  a term of imprisonment of not more than thirty days; or (iii) both
such fine and imprisonment.
  (b) Aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in  the  second
degree  is a misdemeanor. When a person is convicted of this crime under
subparagraph (i) of paragraph (a) of this subdivision, the  sentence  of
the  court must be: (i) a fine of not less than [five hundred] ONE THOU-
SAND dollars[; and] NOR MORE THAN FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS; AND/OR  (ii)  a
term  of  imprisonment  not  to exceed one hundred eighty days; or (iii)
where appropriate a sentence of probation as provided in subdivision six
of this section; or (iv) a term of imprisonment  as  a  condition  of  a

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

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