senate Bill S1108

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Increases penalties for leaving the scene of an incident without reporting

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 25, 2016 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 23, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 17, 2016 1st report cal.895
Jan 06, 2016 referred to transportation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 08, 2015 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 02, 2015 advanced to third reading
Jun 01, 2015 2nd report cal.
May 28, 2015 1st report cal.1018
Jan 08, 2015 referred to transportation

Votes

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May 17, 2016 - Transportation committee Vote

S1108
16
1
committee
16
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Transportation Committee Vote: May 17, 2016

nay (1)
excused (2)

May 28, 2015 - Transportation committee Vote

S1108
17
1
committee
17
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Transportation Committee Vote: May 28, 2015

nay (1)
excused (1)

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S1108 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1879
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง600, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S3570, A6872
2011-2012: S2918, A3350
2013-2014: S2503, A1533
2017-2018: S882, A3230
2019-2020: S4715, A3252

S1108 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases penalties for leaving the scene of an incident without reporting.

S1108 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1108 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1108

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 8, 2015
                               ___________

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  increasing
  penalties for leaving the scene of an incident without reporting

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

  Section 1. Paragraph c of subdivision 2 of section 600 of the  vehicle
and  traffic  law,  as  amended  by  chapter  49 of the laws of 2005, is
amended to read as follows:
  c. A violation of the provisions of paragraph a  of  this  subdivision
resulting  solely  from the failure of an operator to exhibit his or her
license and insurance identification card for the  vehicle  or  exchange
the  information  required  in such paragraph shall constitute a class B
misdemeanor punishable by a fine of not less than two hundred fifty  nor
more  than  five  hundred  dollars  in  addition  to any other penalties
provided by law. Any subsequent such violation shall constitute a  class
A  misdemeanor  punishable  by  a fine of not less than five hundred nor
more than one thousand  dollars  in  addition  to  any  other  penalties
provided  by law. Any violation of the provisions of paragraph a of this
subdivision, other than for the mere failure of an operator  to  exhibit
his or her license and insurance identification card for such vehicle or
exchange  the information required in such paragraph, shall constitute a
class [A misdemeanor] E FELONY, punishable by a fine of  not  less  than
[five  hundred]  ONE  THOUSAND  dollars  nor more than one thousand FIVE
HUNDRED dollars in addition to any other penalties provided by law.  Any
such  violation  committed  by a person after such person has previously
been convicted of such a violation shall constitute a class [E] D  felo-
ny,  punishable by a fine of not less than one thousand FIVE HUNDRED nor
more than [two] THREE thousand [five hundred] dollars in addition to any
other penalties provided by law.   Any violation of  the  provisions  of
paragraph  a  of this subdivision, other than for the mere failure of an

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04568-01-5

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