senate Bill S7441A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides three options for the designation of sex by applicants for driver's licenses and learner's permits

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 04, 2018 print number 7441a
Jun 04, 2018 amend and recommit to transportation
Jan 18, 2018 referred to transportation

Co-Sponsors

S7441 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8524
Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §502, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S2380, A5395

S7441 - Summary

Provides three options for the designation of sex by applicants for driver's licenses and learner's permits.

S7441 - Sponsor Memo

S7441 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7441

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. HAMILTON -- 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  the  desig-
  nation  of  sex  by  applicants  for  driver's  licenses and learner's
  permits

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

  Section  1.  Section  502 of the vehicle and traffic law is amended by
adding a new subdivision 8 to read as follows:
  8. DESIGNATION OF SEX.  ANY  APPLICATION  REQUIRED  PURSUANT  TO  THIS
SECTION  THAT  REQUIRES  THE APPLICANT TO DESIGNATE HIS OR HER SEX SHALL
PROVIDE THREE OPTIONS. SUCH OPTIONS SHALL INCLUDE "MALE",  "FEMALE"  AND
"X".  FOR  PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, OPTION "X" MAY BE DESIGNATED BY
ANY APPLICANT WHO DOES NOT IDENTIFY AS MALE OR FEMALE.
  § 2. The department of motor  vehicles  is  authorized  to  promulgate
rules  and  regulations  and  amend  forms  necessary  to  carry out the
provisions of this act.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have  become  a  law; provided, however, that effective immediately, the
addition, amendment and/or repeal of any rule  or  regulation  necessary
for  the  implementation of this act on its effective date is authorized
to be made and completed on or before such date.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13243-01-7

Co-Sponsors

S7441A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8524
Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §502, V & T L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S2380, A5395

S7441A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides three options for the designation of sex by applicants for driver's licenses and learner's permits.

S7441A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7441A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7441--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. HAMILTON, ALCANTARA -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed,  and  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Transporta-
  tion -- 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 the desig-
  nation of sex  by  applicants  for  driver's  licenses  and  learner's
  permits

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

  Section 1. Section 502 of the vehicle and traffic law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 8 to read as follows:
  8.  DESIGNATION  OF  SEX.  ANY  APPLICATION  REQUIRED PURSUANT TO THIS
SECTION THAT REQUIRES THE APPLICANT TO DESIGNATE HIS OR  HER  SEX  SHALL
PROVIDE  THREE  OPTIONS. SUCH OPTIONS SHALL INCLUDE "MALE", "FEMALE" AND
"X". FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, OPTION "X" MAY BE  DESIGNATED  BY
ANY APPLICANT WHO DOES NOT IDENTIFY AS MALE OR FEMALE.
  §  2.  The  department  of  motor vehicles is authorized to promulgate
rules and regulations  and  amend  forms  necessary  to  carry  out  the
provisions of this act.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law; provided, however, that effective immediate-
ly,  the  addition,  amendment  and/or  repeal of any rule or regulation
necessary for the implementation of this act on its  effective  date  is
authorized to be made and completed on or before such date.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13243-05-8

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