senate Bill S1600

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the first degree

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (16)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 09, 2016 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 07, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 02, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 01, 2016 1st report cal.272
Jan 06, 2016 referred to transportation
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 12, 2015 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 26, 2015 advanced to third reading
Mar 25, 2015 2nd report cal.
Mar 24, 2015 1st report cal.294
Jan 13, 2015 referred to transportation

Votes

view votes

Mar 1, 2016 - Transportation committee Vote

S1600
17
0
committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
show Transportation committee vote details

Transportation Committee Vote: Mar 1, 2016

aye wr (1)
excused (1)

Mar 24, 2015 - Transportation committee Vote

S1600
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Transportation committee vote details

Co-Sponsors

S1600 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A863
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง511, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S7857
2013-2014: S1888, A1847
2017-2018: S2081, A252
2019-2020: A3194

S1600 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to penalties for causing a death while committing aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.

S1600 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1600 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1600

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. BONACIC -- 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  aggravated
  unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the first degree

  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  "Teresita's
law".
  S  2.  Subparagraph  (iv) of paragraph (a) of subdivision 3 of section
511 of the vehicle and traffic law, as added by chapter 169 of the  laws
of  2013,  is  amended  and  a  new subparagraph (v) is added to read as
follows:
  (iv) operates a motor vehicle upon a public highway  while  holding  a
conditional  license  issued  pursuant  to  paragraph (a) of subdivision
seven of section eleven hundred ninety-six of this chapter  while  under
the influence of alcohol or a drug in violation of subdivision one, two,
two-a,  three, four, four-a or five of section eleven hundred ninety-two
of this chapter[.]; OR
  (V) COMMITS THE OFFENSE OF AGGRAVATED UNLICENSED OPERATION OF A  MOTOR
VEHICLE  IN  THE  THIRD  DEGREE  AS  DEFINED  IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS
SECTION; AND WHILE OPERATING SUCH VEHICLE NEGLIGENTLY CAUSES  THE  DEATH
OF ANOTHER PERSON.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01651-01-5

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.