|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 29, 2014||held for consideration in transportation|
|Feb 14, 2014||referred to transportation|
assembly Bill A8787
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A8787 - Details
A8787 - Summary
Requires youth holding operator's licenses or permits to maintain good school attendance.
A8787 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8787 I N A S S E M B L Y February 14, 2014 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. BUTLER, FINCH, TENNEY, GOODELL, CROUCH, WALTER -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. CERETTO, LENTOL, McKEVITT, McLAUGHLIN -- read once and referred to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law and the education law, in relation to requiring youth holding operator's licenses or permits to maintain good school attendance THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 502 of the vehicle and traffic law is amended by adding a new subdivision 8 to read as follows: 8. CERTIFICATES OF GOOD SCHOOL ATTENDANCE. (A) EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH (D) OF THIS SUBDIVISION, NO LICENSE OR LEARNER'S PERMIT SHALL BE ISSUED TO OR RETAINED BY A PERSON UNDER THE AGE OF EIGH- TEEN YEARS UNLESS SUCH PERSON (I) HOLDS A HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR EQUIV- ALENT DIPLOMA OR (II) IS ENROLLED IN AND ATTENDING AN EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM THE SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF WHICH WILL LEAD TO SUCH A DIPLOMA OR EQUIVALENT DIPLOMA AND HOLDS A VALID, CURRENT CERTIFICATE OF GOOD ATTENDANCE FROM SUCH EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM PURSUANT TO SECTION THIRTY-TWO HUNDRED TEN-A OF THE EDUCATION LAW. (B) UPON RECEIPT OF NOTICE BY THE COMMISSIONER THAT A CERTIFICATE OF GOOD ATTENDANCE HAS BEEN WITHDRAWN, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL SUSPEND SUCH PERSON'S LICENSE OR PERMIT UNTIL SUCH TIME AS SUCH CERTIFICATE IS REIN- STATED OR THE PERSON CEASES TO BE SUBJECT TO THE REQUIREMENT THEREFOR. UPON RECEIPT OF NOTICE BY THE COMMISSIONER THAT A CERTIFICATE OF GOOD ATTENDANCE HAS BEEN REINSTATED, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL REINSTATE SUCH PERSON'S LICENSE OR PERMIT. (C) THE HEAD OF EACH SCHOOL ATTENDED BY ANY PERSON SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL ISSUE OR WITHDRAW SUCH CERTIFICATES ON THE BASIS OF THE STUDENT'S COMPLIANCE OR LACK OF COMPLIANCE WITH THE ATTENDANCE POLICIES OF SUCH SCHOOL, SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION THIRTY-TWO HUNDRED TEN-A OF THE EDUCATION LAW. (D) THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL NOT BE APPLIED TO A PERSON WHO HAS RECEIVED A CERTIFICATE OF EXEMPTION PURSUANT TO SUBDIVI- SION FOUR OF SECTION THIRTY-TWO HUNDRED TEN-A OF THE EDUCATION LAW. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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