senate Bill S1512

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for increasing the parameters of driving while ability impaired to include driving while ability is affected to any extent by the utilization of a drug

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
Jan 09, 2013 referred to transportation

S1512 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3812
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1192, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S949
2009-2010: S605

S1512 - Summary

Expands the definition of driving while ability impaired to include driving while ability is affected to any extent by the voluntary consumption or utilization of a drug.

S1512 - Sponsor Memo

S1512 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1512

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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  increasing
  the  parameters  of  driving while ability impaired to include driving
  while ability affected by drugs

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1 of section 1192 of the vehicle and traffic
law, as added by chapter 47 of the laws of 1988, is amended to  read  as
follows:
  1.  Driving  while ability impaired.   No person shall operate a motor
vehicle while the person's ability to operate such motor vehicle is:
  (A) impaired by the consumption of alcohol; OR
  (B) AFFECTED TO ANY EXTENT BY THE VOLUNTARY CONSUMPTION OR UTILIZATION
OF A DRUG AS DEFINED IN THIS CHAPTER.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03266-01-3

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