senate Bill S526A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to sanctions for driving while ability impaired while holding a conditional license

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 12, 2012 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 06, 2012 advanced to third reading
Jan 31, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jan 30, 2012 1st report cal.135
Jan 04, 2012 referred to transportation
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 03, 2011 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 11, 2011 amended on third reading 526a
Feb 01, 2011 advanced to third reading
Jan 31, 2011 2nd report cal.
Jan 25, 2011 1st report cal.20
Jan 19, 2011 reported and committed to codes
Jan 05, 2011 referred to transportation

Votes

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Jan 30, 2012 - Transportation committee Vote

S526A
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 25, 2011 - Codes committee Vote

S526
13
1
committee
13
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 19, 2011 - Transportation committee Vote

S526
18
1
committee
18
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S526 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A850A
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1193, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5141A, A11660

S526 - Summary

Relates to sanctions for driving while ability impaired while holding a conditional license.

S526 - Sponsor Memo

S526 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   526

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  FUSCHILLO, LITTLE, DIAZ -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Trans-
  portation

AN  ACT  to  amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to sanctions
  for driving while ability impaired while holding a conditional license

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

  Section  1.  Clauses  d  and  e  of subparagraph 7 of paragraph (e) of
subdivision 2 of section 1193 of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended
by chapter 251 of the laws of 2007, are amended to read as follows:
  d. Notwithstanding any contrary provision  of  this  chapter,  if  any
suspension  occurring  under  this subparagraph has been in effect for a
period of thirty days, [the holder may be issued]  THE  DEPARTMENT  MAY,
WITH  THE  CONSENT OF THE COURT, ISSUE a conditional license, in accord-
ance with section eleven hundred ninety-six of  this  article,  provided
the  holder of such license is otherwise eligible to receive such condi-
tional license. A conditional license issued pursuant to  this  subpara-
graph  shall  not be valid for the operation of a commercial motor vehi-
cle. The commissioner shall prescribe by regulation the  procedures  for
the issuance of such conditional license.
  e.  If  the  court  finds that the suspension imposed pursuant to this
subparagraph will result in extreme hardship, the court must issue  such
suspension,  but may grant a hardship privilege, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE
INSTALLATION OF AN IGNITION INTERLOCK DEVICE, which shall be issued on a
form prescribed by the commissioner. For the purposes  of  this  clause,
"extreme  hardship" shall mean the inability to obtain alternative means
of travel to or from the licensee's employment, or to or from  necessary
medical  treatment for the licensee or a member of the licensee's house-
hold, or if the licensee is  a  matriculating  student  enrolled  in  an
accredited  school,  college  or  university  travel  to  or  from  such

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

Co-Sponsors

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S526A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A850A
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1193, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5141A, A11660

S526A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to sanctions for driving while ability impaired while holding a conditional license.

S526A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S526A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 526--A
    Cal. No. 20

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. FUSCHILLO, LITTLE, AVELLA, DIAZ, LARKIN, STAVISKY --
  read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee  on  Transportation  --  reported  favorably  from  said
  committee  and committed to the Committee on Codes -- reported favora-
  bly 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 sanctions
  for driving while ability impaired while holding a conditional license

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

  Section  1. Clause d of subparagraph 7 of paragraph (e) of subdivision
2 of section 1193 of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by  chapter
251 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows:
  d.  Notwithstanding  any  contrary  provision  of this chapter, if any
suspension occurring under this subparagraph has been in  effect  for  a
period  of  thirty  days, [the holder may be issued] THE DEPARTMENT MAY,
WITH THE CONSENT OF THE COURT, ISSUE a conditional license,  in  accord-
ance  with  section  eleven hundred ninety-six of this article, provided
the holder of such license is otherwise eligible to receive such  condi-
tional  license.  A conditional license issued pursuant to this subpara-
graph shall not be valid for the operation of a commercial  motor  vehi-
cle.  The  commissioner shall prescribe by regulation the procedures for
the issuance of such conditional license.
  S 2. This act shall take effect one year after it shall have become  a
law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00094-02-1

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