assembly Bill A719A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing the penalties for passing a stopped school bus

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 05, 2018 reported referred to codes
Apr 27, 2018 print number 719a
Apr 27, 2018 amend and recommit to transportation
Jan 03, 2018 referred to transportation
Jan 09, 2017 referred to transportation

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A719 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1064
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §510, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A8191, S3099
2013-2014: A6610, S1878
2015-2016: A10078, S1634
2019-2020: A2246, S4017
2021-2022: A3644, S1636
2023-2024: S1080

A719 - Summary

Requires suspension of a driver's license for a period of 60 days when a driver is convicted of passing a stopped school bus twice in 18 months.

A719 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   719

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. GUNTHER, CUSICK, CROUCH -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Transportation

AN  ACT  to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to increasing
  the penalties for passing a stopped school bus

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

  Section  1. Subdivision (c) of section 1174 of the vehicle and traffic
law, as amended by chapter 254 of the laws of 2002, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  (c)  Every  person convicted of a violation of subdivision (a) of this
section, IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER PENALTY IMPOSED BY THIS CHAPTER shall:
for a first conviction thereof, be punished by a fine of not  less  than
two  hundred  fifty  dollars  nor  more  than four hundred dollars or by
imprisonment for 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 three years, such person shall be punished
by a fine of not less than six  hundred  dollars  nor  more  than  seven
hundred  fifty  dollars or by imprisonment for not more than one hundred
eighty days or by both such fine and imprisonment; upon a conviction  of
a  third  or  subsequent violation, all of which were committed within a
period of three years, such person shall be punished by a  fine  of  not
less than seven hundred fifty dollars nor more than one thousand dollars
or  by imprisonment for not more than one hundred eighty days or by both
such fine and imprisonment.
  § 2. Paragraph b of subdivision 2 of section 510 of  the  vehicle  and
traffic  law  is amended by adding a new subparagraph (xviii) to read as
follows:
  (XVIII) FOR A PERIOD OF SIXTY DAYS WHERE THE HOLDER  IS  CONVICTED  OF
TWO  OR  MORE VIOLATIONS WITHIN A PERIOD OF TEN YEARS OF SUBDIVISION (A)
OF SECTION ELEVEN HUNDRED SEVENTY-FOUR OF THIS CHAPTER.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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

Co-Sponsors

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A719A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1064
Current Committee:
Assembly Codes
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §510, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A8191, S3099
2013-2014: A6610, S1878
2015-2016: A10078, S1634
2019-2020: A2246, S4017
2021-2022: A3644, S1636
2023-2024: S1080

A719A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires suspension of a driver's license for a period of 60 days when a driver is convicted of passing a stopped school bus twice in 18 months.

A719A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 719--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GUNTHER, CUSICK, CROUCH, SEPULVEDA, SKOUFIS,
  D'URSO -- read once and referred to the Committee on Transportation --
  recommitted to the Committee  on  Transportation  in  accordance  with
  Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to increasing
  the penalties for passing a stopped school bus

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

  Section  1. Paragraph b of subdivision 2 of section 510 of the vehicle
and traffic law is amended by adding a new subparagraph (xviii) to  read
as follows:
  (XVIII)  FOR A PERIOD OF SIXTY DAYS WHERE THE HOLDER IS CONVICTED OF A
VIOLATION OF ANY PROVISION OF SUBDIVISION (A) OF SECTION ELEVEN  HUNDRED
SEVENTY-FOUR  OF  THIS  CHAPTER  WITHIN A PERIOD OF EIGHTEEN MONTHS OF A
PREVIOUS VIOLATION OF SUCH SUBDIVISION.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03745-04-8