assembly Bill A3759

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Includes in the class E felony of vehicular assault in the second degree, the causing of serious physical injury while operating a vehicle with suspended, revoked or no license

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to codes
Jan 30, 2017 referred to codes

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A3759 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3299
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§120.03 & 120.04, add §125.13-a, Pen L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A3536A, S2484A
2013-2014: A8587, S6386

A3759 - Summary

Includes in the class E felony of vehicular assault in the second degree, the causing of serious physical injury while operating a vehicle with suspended, revoked or no license.

A3759 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3759

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 30, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SIMOTAS,  LENTOL, McDONOUGH -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law,  in  relation  to  including  within  the
  offense  of  vehicular  assault  in  the second degree, the causing of
  serious injury while  knowingly  operating  a  motor  vehicle  with  a
  revoked or suspended license or while not holding a license and estab-
  lishing the offense of vehicular homicide

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

  Section 1. Section 120.03 of the penal law, as amended by chapter  732
of the laws of 2006, is amended to read as follows:
S 120.03 Vehicular assault in the second degree.
  A  person  is guilty of vehicular assault in the second degree when he
or she causes:
  1. serious physical injury to another person, and either:
  [(1)] (A) operates a motor vehicle in violation  of  subdivision  two,
three,  four or four-a of section eleven hundred ninety-two of the vehi-
cle and traffic law or operates a vessel or public vessel  in  violation
of  paragraph  (b), (c), (d) or (e) of subdivision two of section forty-
nine-a of the navigation law, and as a result of  such  intoxication  or
impairment  by  the use of a drug, or by the combined influence of drugs
or of alcohol and any drug or drugs, operates such motor vehicle, vessel
or public vessel in a manner that causes such serious physical injury to
such other person, or
  [(2)](B) operates a motor vehicle with a gross vehicle  weight  rating
of  more  than  eighteen  thousand  pounds which contains flammable gas,
radioactive materials or explosives in violation of subdivision  one  of
section  eleven  hundred  ninety-two of the vehicle and traffic law, and
such flammable gas, radioactive materials or explosives is the cause  of
such  serious physical injury, and as a result of such impairment by the

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06453-01-7

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