senate Bill S2384

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to permitting certain holders of class DJ and class MJ licenses to drive to volunteer fire and ambulance activities

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to transportation
Jan 19, 2011 referred to transportation


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S2384 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง501, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:

S2384 - Summary

Permits holders of class DJ and class MJ licenses outside of the counties of Nassau and Suffolk, and New York City to drive to volunteer fire and ambulance activities.

S2384 - Sponsor Memo

S2384 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 19, 2011

Introduced  by  Sens.  SEWARD,  BONACIC, JOHNSON, LARKIN, O'MARA -- 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 permitting
  holders of class DJ and class MJ licenses to drive to  volunteer  fire
  and ambulance activities


  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 501 of  the  vehicle  and  traffic
law,  as added by chapter 449 of the laws of 1989, the subdivision head-
ing and the first undesignated paragraph as amended by  chapter  173  of
the laws of 1990, subparagraph (ii) of paragraph (b) as amended by chap-
ter 644 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read as follows:
  3.  Restrictions  on use of class DJ and class MJ licenses. A class DJ
or class MJ license shall permit the holder  to  operate  a  vehicle  in
accordance with the following restrictions:
  (a) in the counties of Nassau and Suffolk:
  (i)  for  the  purpose of driving to and from a state-approved cooper-
ative work-study educational program, or to or from an approved  program
for  credit  in  a post-secondary institution, or to or from a state-ap-
proved registered evening high school or while engaged in  farm  employ-
ment, or to or from an approved driver education course; or
  (ii)  from five o'clock in the morning to nine o'clock in the evening,
to and from a place of business where the holder is regularly  employed,
or  when  accompanied  by  a duly licensed parent, guardian, person in a
position of loco parentis, driver education teacher, or  driving  school
  (b) in all other areas of the state, except for the city of New York:
  (i)  from  five o'clock in the morning to nine o'clock in the evening;

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


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