senate Bill S4977

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the payment of fines for certain violations, the reduction of certain insurance rates and establishes the boating safety education fund

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 06, 2016 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.1244
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 06, 2016 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 16, 2015 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1669
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 20, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Apr 27, 2015 referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation

Votes

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Jun 1, 2016 - Rules committee Vote

S4977
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 16, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S4977
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 20, 2015 - Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation committee Vote

S4977
12
0
committee
12
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation Committee Vote: May 20, 2015

aye wr (1)

S4977 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10465
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Navigation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§40, 73-b, 73-c & 78-a, Nav L; add §97-qqqq, St Fin L; amd §§2251 & 2256, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S4628
2017-2018: S2863, A4258

S4977 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the payment of fines for certain violations, the reduction of certain insurance rates and establishes the boating safety education fund.

S4977 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4977 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4977

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 27, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Cultural  Affairs,
  Tourism, Parks and Recreation

AN  ACT  to amend the navigation law and the vehicle and traffic law, in
  relation to the payment of fines for certain violations; to amend  the
  navigation  law, in relation to reductions in certain insurance rates;
  and to amend the state finance law, in relation  to  establishing  the
  boating safety education fund

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 10, 11 and 12 of section 40 of the  navigation
law,  subdivision  11  as renumbered by chapter 391 of the laws of 1971,
are renumbered subdivisions 11, 12 and 13 and a new  subdivision  10  is
added to read as follows:
  10.  ALL VESSELS CONSTRUCTED AFTER DECEMBER THIRTY-FIRST, TWO THOUSAND
FIFTEEN WHICH HAVE  A  BILGE,  SHALL  HAVE  A  BILGE  HIGH  WATER  ALARM
INSTALLED.
  S  2. Section 73-b of the navigation law, as amended by chapter 320 of
the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows:
  S 73-b. Misdemeanors. Every person convicted of a misdemeanor pursuant
to any of the provisions of this chapter for which  another  penalty  is
not  provided shall for a first conviction thereof be punished by a fine
of not less than two hundred fifty nor more than five hundred dollars or
by a period of imprisonment of not more than thirty days or by both such
fine and imprisonment; for a conviction of a second violation,  both  of
which  were committed within a period of twenty-four months, such person
shall be punished by a fine of not less than five hundred nor more  than
one  thousand five hundred dollars or by a period of imprisonment of not
more than sixty days or by both  such  fine  and  imprisonment;  upon  a
conviction of a third or subsequent violation, all of which were commit-
ted within a period of twenty-four months, such person shall be punished

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10128-02-5

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