senate Bill S8097

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the compensation for injury or damage caused by the intoxication or impairment of ability of a person under the age of twenty-one years

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Mar 28, 2018 referred to judiciary

S8097 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10419
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
General Obligations Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11-100, Gen Ob L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S1666, A5079

S8097 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the compensation for injury or damage caused by the intoxication or impairment of ability of a person under the age of twenty-one years; defines impairment of ability.

S8097 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8097 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8097

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 28, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BROOKS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary

AN ACT to amend the general obligations law, in relation to the  compen-
  sation  for  injury or damage caused by the intoxication or impairment
  of ability of a person under the age of twenty-one years

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

  Section  1. The section heading of section 11-100 of the general obli-
gations law, as amended by chapter 274 of the laws of 1985,  is  amended
and a new subdivision 5 is added to read as follows:
  Compensation  for  injury  or  damage  caused  by  the intoxication OR
IMPAIRMENT OF ABILITY of a person under the age of twenty-one years.
  5. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION,  "IMPAIRMENT  OF  ABILITY"  SHALL
MEAN  THE  USE OF ANY DRUG OR SUBSTANCE LISTED IN SCHEDULE I, II, III OR
IV OF SECTION THIRTY-THREE HUNDRED SIX OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH LAW.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14913-01-8

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