Senate Bill S797

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides for suspension of license penalties for licensed drivers under the age of eighteen for violations of certain restrictions

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  • Introduced
    • In Committee Assembly
    • In Committee Senate
    • On Floor Calendar Assembly
    • On Floor Calendar Senate
    • Passed Assembly
    • Passed Senate
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed By Governor

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2015-S797 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4911
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1800, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S3017
2011-2012: S3225, A9179
2013-2014: S1434, A4622
2017-2018: S2322, A5065
2019-2020: S3896

2015-S797 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for suspension of license penalties for licensed drivers under the age of eighteen for violations of certain restrictions: suspension of license for ninety days for the first violation; and suspension of license for one year for second and subsequent violations.

2015-S797 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2015-S797 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   797

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  RANZENHOFER,  LARKIN,  MARTINS  -- 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 providing
  certain penalties for certain  traffic  infractions  by  drivers  with
  certain under age license classifications

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

  Section 1. Section 1800 of the vehicle and traffic law is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision (i) to read as follows:
  (I)  EVERY PERSON CONVICTED OF A VIOLATION OF THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDI-
VISION THREE OF SECTION FIVE HUNDRED ONE  OR SUBDIVISION TWO OF  SECTION
FIVE HUNDRED ONE-B OF THIS CHAPTER SHALL, FOR A FIRST CONVICTION THEREOF
AND IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER PENALTIES PROVIDED BY LAW, BE PUNISHED BY A
SUSPENSION  OF  HIS OR HER DRIVERS' LICENSE FOR A PERIOD OF NINETY DAYS.
FOR A CONVICTION OF A SECOND AND ALL SUBSEQUENT VIOLATIONS  THEREOF  AND
IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER PENALTIES PROVIDED BY LAW, SUCH PERSON SHALL BE
PUNISHED  BY A SUSPENSION OF HIS OR HER DRIVERS' LICENSE FOR A PERIOD OF
ONE YEAR.
  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.
                                                           LBD02072-01-5


              

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