senate Bill S3399A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to enacting Brianna's Law

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to transportation
Jun 20, 2019 committed to rules
May 07, 2019 amended on third reading 3399a
May 06, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 01, 2019 2nd report cal.
Apr 30, 2019 1st report cal.516
Feb 06, 2019 referred to transportation

Votes

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Apr 30, 2019 - Transportation committee Vote

S3399
13
2
committee
13
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

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S3399 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Navigation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§49 & 79, Nav L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S9092

S3399 - Summary

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

S3399 - Sponsor Memo

S3399 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3399

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 6, 2019
                               ___________

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

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

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09082-01-9

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S3399A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Navigation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§49 & 79, Nav L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S9092

S3399A (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

S3399A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3399A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3399--A
    Cal. No. 516

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 6, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  BROOKS, BAILEY, BOYLE, BRESLIN, CARLUCCI, COMRIE,
  FUNKE, GAUGHRAN, HARCKHAM, KAMINSKY, KAPLAN, KRUEGER, LANZA, MARTINEZ,
  PERSAUD, RIVERA, SAVINO, SEPULVEDA, SERRANO, STAVISKY, THOMAS --  read
  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the
  Committee on Transportation -- reported favorably from said committee,
  ordered to first and  second  report,  ordered  to  a  third  reading,
  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,  retaining its place in the order of
  third reading

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
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 APPROVED 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
  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

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

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