assembly Bill A7916

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes the suspension of driver's licenses for unjustified failure to attend court on charge of underage possession of alcohol or to comply with court conditions after conviction for such offense

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to transportation
Jun 01, 2015 referred to transportation

A7916 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§510 & 503, V & T L; amd §65-c, ABC L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A7692

A7916 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the suspension of driver's licenses for unjustified failure to attend court on charge of underage possession of alcohol or to comply with court conditions after conviction for such offense.

A7916 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7916

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 1, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GANTT  -- (at request of the Office of Court
  Administration) -- read once and referred to the Committee  on  Trans-
  portation

AN  ACT  to amend the vehicle and traffic law and the alcoholic beverage
  control  law,  in  relation  to  authorizing  suspension  of  driver's
  licenses for unjustified failure to attend court on charge of underage
  possession of alcohol or comply with court conditions after conviction
  for such offense

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

  Section 1. Paragraph k of subdivision 3 of section 510 of the  vehicle
and  traffic  law,  as  amended  by  chapter 124 of the laws of 1992, is
amended and a new paragraph l is added to read as follows:
  k. for a period of up to ninety days because of the conviction of  the
holder  of  the offenses of menacing as defined in section 120.15 of the
penal law, where such offense was committed against a  traffic  enforce-
ment agent employed by the city of New York or the city of Buffalo while
such  agent  was  enforcing  or  attempting to enforce the traffic regu-
lations of such city[.];
  L. FOR FAILING TO APPEAR BEFORE THE COURT OR PAY A FINE OR TO COMPLETE
AN ALCOHOL AWARENESS PROGRAM OR COMPLETE COMMUNITY  SERVICE  IMPOSED  BY
THE  COURT  PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION THREE OF SECTION SIXTY-FIVE-C OF THE
ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL LAW.
  S 2. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 4-a of section 510  of  the  vehicle
and  traffic  law, as added by section 10 of part J of chapter 62 of the
laws of 2003, is amended to read as follows:
  (a) Upon receipt of a court notification of the failure of a person to
appear within sixty days of the return date or new subsequent  adjourned
date,  pursuant  to  an  appearance  ticket  charging said person with a
violation of any of the provisions of this chapter (except one for park-
ing, stopping, or standing), of any violation  of  the  tax  law  or  OF

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10009-01-5

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