senate Bill S4058

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes the crime vehicular manslaughter in the third degree, a class E felony

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S4058 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง125.11-a, Pen L

S4058 - Summary

Establishes the crime vehicular manslaughter in the third degree, a class E felony.

S4058 - Sponsor Memo

S4058 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4058

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 6, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- 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  establishing  the  crime
  vehicle manslaughter in the third degree, a class E felony

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited  as  the  "Stephen
Fay act".
  S 2. The penal law is amended by adding a new section 125.11-a to read
as follows:
S 125.11-A VEHICULAR MANSLAUGHTER IN THE THIRD DEGREE.
  A  PERSON IS GUILTY OF VEHICULAR MANSLAUGHTER IN THE THIRD DEGREE WHEN
HE OR SHE CAUSES THE DEATH OF ANOTHER PERSON  WHILE  OPERATING  A  MOTOR
VEHICLE  IN  VIOLATION  OF SUBDIVISION ONE, TWO OR THREE OF SECTION FIVE
HUNDRED ELEVEN OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW.
  VEHICULAR MANSLAUGHTER IN THE THIRD DEGREE IS A CLASS E FELONY.
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
it shall have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08827-02-3

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