senate Bill S7175

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to revocation of drivers' licenses and registrations for driving while intoxicated convictions

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May 01, 2014 referred to transportation

S7175 - Details

Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง1193 & 401, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S4036

S7175 - Summary

Relates to revocation of driver's licenses and registrations for multiple driving while intoxicated convictions; automatic 10 year license revocation for 3rd offense.

S7175 - Sponsor Memo

S7175 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7175

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 1, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- 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  revocation
  of  drivers'  licenses and registrations for driving while intoxicated
  convictions

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

  Section  1.  Subparagraph  12  of  paragraph  (b)  of subdivision 2 of
section 1193 of the vehicle and traffic law, as added by chapter 732  of
the  laws  of 2006, item (ii) of clause (b) as amended by section 32 and
item (iii) of clause (e) as amended by section 33 of part LL of  chapter
56 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  (12)  Permanent revocation. (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of
this chapter to the contrary, whenever a revocation is  imposed  upon  a
person  for  the  refusal  to  submit to a chemical test pursuant to the
provisions of section eleven hundred  ninety-four  of  this  article  or
conviction  for  any  violation  of section eleven hundred ninety-two of
this article [for which a sentence of imprisonment may be imposed],  and
such  person  has:    (i)  [within  the  previous four years] been twice
convicted of any provisions of section eleven hundred ninety-two of this
article or a violation of the penal law for which a  violation  of  such
section  eleven  hundred ninety-two is an essential element and at least
one such conviction was for a crime, or has twice  been  found  to  have
refused  to submit to a chemical test pursuant to section eleven hundred
ninety-four of  this  article,  or  has  any  combination  of  two  such
convictions  and  findings  of refusal not arising out of the same inci-
dent; or (ii) [within the previous eight years]  been  convicted  [three
times  of  any  provision]  TWO TIMES OF A VIOLATION OF SUBDIVISION TWO,
TWO-A, THREE, FOUR OR FOUR-A of section  eleven  hundred  ninety-two  of
this  article for [which a sentence of imprisonment may be imposed or] a
violation of the penal law for which a violation of such section  eleven
hundred  ninety-two  is  an  essential  element  and  at  least two such
convictions were for crimes, or has been found, on three separate  occa-
sions,  to have refused to submit to a chemical test pursuant to section

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

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