senate Bill S1064A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Creates stricter fines and criminal penalties for passing a stopped school bus

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 11, 2014 reported and committed to finance
Jan 09, 2014 print number 1064a
amend and recommit to transportation
Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 22, 2013 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 21, 2013 ordered to third reading cal.715
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 05, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Jan 09, 2013 referred to transportation

Votes

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Mar 11, 2014 - Transportation committee Vote

S1064A
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 21, 2013 - Rules committee Vote

S1064
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 5, 2013 - Transportation committee Vote

S1064
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

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A (Active)
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A (Active)

Co-Sponsors

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S1064 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8600
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1174, V & T L; amd §§120.04-a & 125.10, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S515A
2009-2010: S7388

S1064 - Summary

Increases fines and penalties for passing a stopped school bus.

S1064 - Sponsor Memo

S1064 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1064

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  MAZIARZ,  DeFRANCISCO,  FUSCHILLO, LARKIN -- 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 and the penal law, in
  relation to increasing fines  and  penalties  for  passing  a  stopped
  school bus

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

  Section 1. Subdivision (c) of section 1174 of the vehicle and  traffic
law,  as  amended by chapter 254 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read
as follows:
  (c) Every person convicted of a violation of subdivision (a)  of  this
section shall BE SUBJECT TO THE FOLLOWING FINES AND PENALTIES:
  (I)  for a first conviction thereof, be punished by a fine of not less
than [two hundred fifty]  FOUR  HUNDRED  dollars  nor  more  than  [four
hundred]  SEVEN  HUNDRED  FIFTY  dollars or by imprisonment for not more
than thirty days or by both such fine and imprisonment;
  (II) for a conviction of  a  second  violation,  both  of  which  were
committed  within a period of three years, such person shall be punished
by a fine of not less than [six hundred dollars] NINE HUNDRED FIFTY  nor
more  than  [seven hundred fifty] ONE THOUSAND ONE HUNDRED FIFTY dollars
or by imprisonment for not more than one hundred eighty days or by  both
such fine and imprisonment;
  (III)  upon  a  conviction  of a third or subsequent violation, all of
which were committed within a period of three years, such  person  shall
be  punished  by a fine of not less than [seven hundred fifty] ONE THOU-
SAND ONE HUNDRED FIFTY dollars nor more than [one thousand] ONE THOUSAND
FIVE HUNDRED dollars or by imprisonment for not more  than  one  hundred
eighty days or by both such fine and imprisonment.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02093-01-3

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S1064A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8600
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1174, V & T L; amd §§120.04-a & 125.10, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S515A
2009-2010: S7388

S1064A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases fines and penalties for passing a stopped school bus.

S1064A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1064A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1064--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. MAZIARZ, AVELLA, DeFRANCISCO, LARKIN, SAVINO, YOUNG
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Transportation -- recommitted  to  the  Committee  on
  Transportation  in  accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and  traffic  law  and  the  penal  law,  in
  relation  to  increasing  fines  and  penalties  for passing a stopped
  school bus

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

  Section  1. Subdivision (c) of section 1174 of the vehicle and traffic
law, as amended by chapter 254 of the laws of 2002, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  (c)  Every  person convicted of a violation of subdivision (a) of this
section shall BE SUBJECT TO THE FOLLOWING FINES AND PENALTIES:
  (I) for a first conviction thereof, be punished by a fine of not  less
than  [two  hundred  fifty]  FOUR  HUNDRED  dollars  nor more than [four
hundred] SEVEN HUNDRED FIFTY dollars or by  imprisonment  for  not  more
than thirty days or by both such fine and imprisonment;
  (II)  for  a  conviction  of  a  second  violation, both of which were
committed within a period of three years, such person shall be  punished
by  a fine of not less than [six hundred dollars] NINE HUNDRED FIFTY nor
more than [seven hundred fifty] ONE THOUSAND ONE HUNDRED  FIFTY  dollars
or  by imprisonment for not more than one hundred eighty days or by both
such fine and imprisonment;
  (III) upon a conviction of a third or  subsequent  violation,  all  of
which  were  committed within a period of three years, such person shall
be punished by a fine of not less than [seven hundred fifty]  ONE  THOU-
SAND ONE HUNDRED FIFTY dollars nor more than [one thousand] ONE THOUSAND

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

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