senate Bill S9092

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to enacting Brianna's Law

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 recommitted to rules
Jun 18, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.1917
Jun 15, 2018 referred to rules

Votes

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Jun 18, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S9092
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S9092 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9806
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Navigation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§49 & 79, Nav L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S3399, A4853

S9092 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts Brianna's Law; requires that operators of mechanically propelled vessels complete a boating safety course.

S9092 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9092 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  9092

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 15, 2018
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the navigation law, in relation  to  enacting  Brianna's
  Law

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
"Brianna's Law".
  §  2. Subdivision 1 of section 49 of the navigation law, as amended by
by chapter 361 of the laws of 2013, paragraph a and subparagraph (i)  of
paragraph b as amended by chapter 386 of the laws of 2017, is amended to
read as follows:
  1. No person [born on or after May first, nineteen hundred ninety-six]
shall operate a mechanically propelled vessel on the navigable waters of
the  state or any tidewaters bordering on or lying within the boundaries
of Nassau and Suffolk counties, unless[:
  a.] the operator is at least ten years old and  is  the  holder  of  a
boating  safety  certificate  issued  to him or her UPON COMPLETION OF A
BOATING SAFETY COURSE by the commissioner, the United States Power Squa-
drons, the United States coast guard  auxiliary  or  the  United  States
sailing  association  for  a  powerboating  course  or courses which are
approved by the commissioner[; or
  b. the operator is younger than eighteen years of age, and is accompa-
nied on the mechanically propelled vessel by at least one person who  is
at least eighteen years of age and is
  (i) the holder of a boating safety certificate issued to him or her by
the  commissioner,  the United States Power Squadrons, the United States
coast guard auxiliary or the United States  sailing  association  for  a
powerboating  course  or courses which are approved by the commissioner,
or
  (ii) not required by this subdivision to hold a boating safety certif-
icate in order to operate a mechanically propelled vessel; or
  c. the operator is eighteen  years  of  age  or  older,  is  a  person
required  by  this  subdivision  to hold a boating safety certificate in

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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