senate Bill S8535

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a sex trafficking awareness and prevention program

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
May 31, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 30, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 22, 2018 1st report cal.1303
May 09, 2018 referred to transportation

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May 22, 2018 - Transportation committee Vote

S8535
18
0
committee
18
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
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Abstained
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S8535 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10871
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §224-b, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: S1296
2021-2022: S2827

S8535 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of DMV to establish a sex trafficking awareness and prevention program to provide education and awareness literature and educational materials to all drivers with a commercial motor vehicle license.

S8535 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8535 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8535

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 9, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SERINO -- 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 establishing
  a sex trafficking awareness and prevention program

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

  Section  1.  The  vehicle  and  traffic law is amended by adding a new
section 224-b to read as follows:
  § 224-B. SEX TRAFFICKING AWARENESS AND PREVENTION PROGRAM. THE COMMIS-
SIONER, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL
JUSTICE  SERVICES AND THE COMMISSIONER OF TRANSPORTATION, SHALL  DEVELOP
A  SEX TRAFFICKING PREVENTION PROGRAM. THE SEX TRAFFICKING AWARENESS AND
PREVENTION PROGRAM SHALL BE ESTABLISHED FOR  THE  PURPOSE  OF  PROVIDING
EDUCATION  AND  AWARENESS  FOR THE PREVENTION OF SEX TRAFFICKING IN THIS
STATE. WITHIN AMOUNTS APPROPRIATED, THE PROGRAM SHALL PROVIDE  EDUCATION
AND AWARENESS LITERATURE AND EDUCATIONAL MATERIALS TO ALL DRIVERS WITH A
COMMERCIAL  MOTOR  VEHICLE  LICENSE  AS  DEFINED IN SECTION FIVE HUNDRED
ONE-A OF THIS CHAPTER. THE MATERIALS SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT  BE  LIMITED
TO,  WARNING  SIGNS  OF POTENTIAL SEX TRAFFICKING AND ENTITIES TO WHOM A
DRIVER MAY REPORT SUSPECTED ACTIVITY THAT MIGHT CONSTITUTE SEX TRAFFICK-
ING.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15607-01-8

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