senate Bill S6496

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Enacts "Charlotte's Law" relating to the permanent revocation of licenses of persistent vehicle and traffic law violators

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Feb 16, 2012 referred to transportation

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S6496 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8934B
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 20 Art Head, add §510-d, amd §§1146 & 511, V & T L

S6496 - Summary

Enacts "Charlotte's Law"; relates to the permanent termination of licenses of persistent vehicle and traffic law violators.

S6496 - Sponsor Memo

S6496 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6496

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 16, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  FARLEY -- 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  enacting
  "Charlotte's Law" relating to the termination of driving privileges of
  persistent vehicle and traffic law violators

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be  cited  as  "Charlotte's
Law".
  S  2. The article heading of article 20 of the vehicle and traffic law
is amended to read as follows:

                    SUSPENSION [AND], REVOCATION AND
                               TERMINATION

  S 3. The vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding  a  new  section
510-d to read as follows:
  S  510-D.  TERMINATION OF DRIVING PRIVILEGES OF PERSISTENT VEHICLE AND
TRAFFIC LAW VIOLATORS. 1. DEFINITION OF PERSISTENT VEHICLE  AND  TRAFFIC
LAW  VIOLATOR. A PERSON IS A PERSISTENT VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW VIOLATOR
IF SUCH PERSON HAS BEEN CONVICTED  THREE  TIMES,  WITHIN  THE  PRECEDING
TWENTY-FIVE YEARS, OF ANY COMBINATION OF THE FOLLOWING OFFENSES:
  (A)  ANY OFFENSES DEFINED IN SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED NINETY-TWO OF THIS
CHAPTER; OR
  (B) ANY OFFENSE DEFINED IN SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED NINETY-TWO-A OF THIS
CHAPTER; OR
  (C) ANY VIOLATION OF SUBDIVISION (B) OR (C) OF SECTION ELEVEN  HUNDRED
FORTY-SIX OF THIS CHAPTER; OR
  (D)  VEHICULAR MANSLAUGHTER IN THE SECOND DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SECTION
125.12 OF THE PENAL LAW, VEHICULAR MANSLAUGHTER IN THE FIRST  DEGREE  AS
DEFINED  IN  SECTION  125.13  OF  THE PENAL LAW, OR AGGRAVATED VEHICULAR
HOMICIDE AS DEFINED IN SECTION 125.14 OF THE PENAL LAW; OR
  (E) MANSLAUGHTER IN THE SECOND DEGREE AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF
SECTION 125.15 OF THE PENAL LAW, OR MANSLAUGHTER IN THE FIRST DEGREE  AS

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

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