senate Bill S929

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Creates a vertical form of a license or identification card for persons under age 21

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Jan 04, 2012 referred to transportation
Jan 05, 2011 referred to transportation

S929 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1054
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง504, 503, 490 & 491, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S585, A2631

S929 - Summary

Creates a vertical form of a license or identification card for persons under age 21.

S929 - Sponsor Memo

S929 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   929

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- 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  the  issu-
  ance,  form  and  expiration  of licenses and identification cards for
  persons less than twenty-one years of age

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 504 of the vehicle and traffic law
is amended by adding a new paragraph (c) to read as follows:
  (C)  EVERY  LICENSE  OR  RENEWAL  THEREOF ISSUED TO A PERSON LESS THAN
TWENTY-ONE YEARS OF AGE SHALL BE PORTRAIT OR VERTICAL IN FORM AND  EVERY
LICENSE OR RENEWAL THEREOF ISSUED TO A PERSON TWENTY-ONE YEARS OF AGE OR
OVER SHALL BE LANDSCAPE OR HORIZONTAL IN FORM. IN THE CASE OF A LICENSEE
WHO  IS  LESS  THAN  TWENTY-ONE  YEARS  OF AGE, THE LICENSE ISSUED SHALL
CONTAIN THE DATE ON WHICH THE LICENSEE WILL BECOME TWENTY-ONE  YEARS  OF
AGE.
  S  2.  Subdivision  1 of section 503 of the vehicle and traffic law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (c) to read as follows:
  (C) A LICENSE ISSUED PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (C) OF SUBDIVISION  ONE  OF
SECTION FIVE HUNDRED FOUR OF THIS CHAPTER SHALL EXPIRE ON THE LICENSEE'S
TWENTY-FIRST BIRTHDAY UNLESS OTHERWISE SUSPENDED OR REVOKED.
  S  3.  Subdivision  3 of section 490 of the vehicle and traffic law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (d) to read as follows:
  (D) EVERY IDENTIFICATION CARD OR RENEWAL THEREOF ISSUED  TO  A  PERSON
LESS  THAN TWENTY-ONE YEARS OF AGE SHALL BE PORTRAIT OR VERTICAL IN FORM
AND EVERY IDENTIFICATION CARD OR RENEWAL  THEREOF  ISSUED  TO  A  PERSON
TWENTY-ONE  YEARS  OF  AGE  OR  OVER SHALL BE LANDSCAPE OR HORIZONTAL IN
FORM. IN THE CASE OF A PERSON WHO IS LESS THAN TWENTY-ONE YEARS OF  AGE,
THE  IDENTIFICATION  CARD  ISSUED  SHALL  CONTAIN  THE DATE ON WHICH THE
PERSON WILL BECOME TWENTY-ONE YEARS OF AGE.

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

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