senate Bill S6673

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the authority to impose a sentence of a fine and conditional discharge upon conviction for the offense of driving while ability impaired

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 02, 2012 referred to codes
May 01, 2012 delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 25, 2012 advanced to third reading
Apr 19, 2012 2nd report cal.
Apr 18, 2012 1st report cal.498
Mar 08, 2012 referred to codes

S6673 - Details

Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §60.20, Pen L

S6673 - Summary

Relates to the authority to impose a sentence of a fine and conditional discharge upon conviction for the offense of driving while ability impaired.

S6673 - Sponsor Memo

S6673 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6673

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 8, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. SALAND -- (at request of the Office of Court Adminis-
  tration)  --  read  twice  and ordered printed, and when printed to be
  committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation  to  authority  to  impose  a
  sentence  of  a fine and conditional discharge upon conviction for the
  offense of driving while ability impaired

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs (c) and (d) of subdivision 1 of section 60.20 of
the  penal  law,  as  amended  by  chapter  477 of the laws of 1970, are
amended and a new paragraph (e) is added to read as follows:
  (c) A fine or a sentence to  a  term  of  imprisonment,  or  both,  as
prescribed  in  and authorized by the provision that defines the infrac-
tion; [or]
  (d) A sentence of intermittent imprisonment, as  provided  in  article
eighty-five[.]; OR
  (E)  UPON A CONVICTION UNDER SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED
NINETY-TWO OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW, A FINE OR  A  SENTENCE  TO  A
TERM  OF  IMPRISONMENT, OR BOTH AS PRESCRIBED IN THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC
LAW, AND A PERIOD OF  CONDITIONAL  DISCHARGE,  AS  PROVIDED  IN  ARTICLE
SIXTY-FIVE.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14135-01-2

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