assembly Bill A3690

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to designating human organ delivery vehicles as authorized emergency vehicles

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Jan 30, 2019 referred to transportation

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A3690 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1422
Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§101 & 114-b, add §117-e, V & T L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9617, S7013
2017-2018: A438, S2162

A3690 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Designates human organ delivery vehicles as authorized emergency vehicles which shall permit the operator of such vehicles certain privileges when involved in an emergency operation.

A3690 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3690

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 30, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GUNTHER, BENEDETTO, MOSLEY, HYNDMAN, WALKER,
  GALEF, PAULIN, STECK, STIRPE, BLAKE, ORTIZ, WOERNER, O'DONNELL,  FAHY,
  JEAN-PIERRE,  SOLAGES,  PALMESANO,  RAIA,  COLTON,  HEVESI, GOTTFRIED,
  PALUMBO, WRIGHT, DiPIETRO, McDONOUGH, SIMON -- Multi-Sponsored  by  --
  M.  of  A. BRAUNSTEIN, ENGLEBRIGHT, HUNTER, LUPARDO, SCHIMMINGER, STEC
  -- read once and referred to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to  designating
  human organ delivery vehicles as authorized emergency vehicles

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

  Section 1. Section 101 of the vehicle and traffic law, as  amended  by
chapter 446 of the laws of 2003, is amended to read as follows:
  §  101.  Authorized emergency vehicle. Every ambulance, police vehicle
or bicycle, correction vehicle, fire vehicle,  civil  defense  emergency
vehicle,  emergency  ambulance  service vehicle, blood delivery vehicle,
HUMAN ORGAN DELIVERY VEHICLE, county emergency medical services vehicle,
environmental emergency response  vehicle,  sanitation  patrol  vehicle,
hazardous  materials  emergency vehicle and ordnance disposal vehicle of
the armed forces of the United States.
  § 2. Section 114-b of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chap-
ter 460 of the laws of 1996, is amended to read as follows:
  § 114-b. Emergency operation. The operation, or parking, of an author-
ized emergency vehicle, when such vehicle is engaged in  transporting  a
sick  or  injured  person,  transporting  prisoners, delivering blood or
blood products in a situation involving an imminent health risk,  TRANS-
PORTING  HUMAN ORGANS, HUMAN TISSUE OR MEDICAL PERSONNEL FOR THE PURPOSE
OF ORGAN RECOVERY OR TRANSPLANTATION IN A SITUATION INVOLVING  AN  IMMI-
NENT  HEALTH  RISK, pursuing an actual or suspected violator of the law,
or responding to, or working or assisting at the scene of  an  accident,
disaster,  police  call,  alarm  of fire, actual or potential release of

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00415-01-9

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