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|Jan 04, 2012||referred to transportation|
|Apr 04, 2011||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S4408
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4408 - Details
- Law Section:
- Vehicle and Traffic Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§490 & 502, V & T L
- Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4408 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4408 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to requirements of proof for certain licenses PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Require the commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) to obtain certain proof from any applicant for a driver's license or nondriver identification card who cannot provide a social security number that they are ineligible for such social security number. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill amends subparagraph (i) of paragraph (a) of subdivision 3 of §490 of the Vehicle and Traffic Law to require the commissioner to obtain proof from any applicant for a nondriver identification card who cannot provide a social security number that they are ineligible for such social security number. This proof shall be any documents issued by the United States Department of Homeland Security, which specify that the applicant is legally not eligible for a social security number.
S4408 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4408 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 4, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. FLANAGAN -- 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 requirements of proof for certain licenses THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraph (i) of paragraph (a) of subdivision 3 of section 490 of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 235 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read as follows: (i) The commissioner shall upon submission of an appropriate applica- tion, upon payment of the prescribed fee, and upon being satisfied that the person described is the applicant and that such applicant meets the requirements set forth in subdivision two of this section, issue to such applicant a nontransferable identification card. In addition, the commissioner also shall require that an applicant for an identification card or renewal thereof provide his or her social security number, OR PROVIDE PROOF THAT HE OR SHE IS NOT ELIGIBLE FOR A SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER. SUCH PROOF MAY INCLUDE ANY DOCUMENTS SUBMITTED BY AN APPLICANT TO THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY FOR THE PURPOSE OF DETERMINING WHETHER SUCH APPLICANT IS ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A SOCIAL SECU- RITY NUMBER. S 2. Subdivision 1 of section 502 of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter 639 of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows: 1. Application for license. Application for a driver's license shall be made to the commissioner. The fee prescribed by law may be submitted with such application. The applicant shall furnish such proof of identi- ty, age, and fitness as may be required by the commissioner. The commis- sioner may also provide that the application procedure shall include the taking of a photo image or images of the applicant in accordance with rules and regulations prescribed by the commissioner. In addition, the EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10636-01-1
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