|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 28, 2019||referred to transportation|
assembly Bill A3208
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Jo Anne Simon
A3208 (ACTIVE) - Details
A3208 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3208 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 28, 2019 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. ORTIZ, D'URSO, SIMON, ENGLEBRIGHT, COLTON, GOTT- FRIED, PICHARDO, DAVILA, WILLIAMS -- read once and referred to the Committee on Transportation AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to lowering the blood alcohol concentration required for driving while intoxicated from .08 of one per centum to .05, and for aggravated driving while intoxicated from .18 of one per centum to .12 THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 2, paragraph (a) of subdivision 2-a, subdivi- sion 5 and subdivision 6 of section 1192 of the vehicle and traffic law, subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 3 of the laws of 2002, paragraph (a) of subdivision 2-a as amended by chapter 496 of the laws of 2009 and subdivisions 5 and 6 as amended by chapter 236 of the laws of 2003, are amended to read as follows: 2. Driving while intoxicated; per se. No person shall operate a motor vehicle while such person has [.08] .05 of one per centum or more by weight of alcohol in the person's blood as shown by chemical analysis of such person's blood, breath, urine or saliva, made pursuant to the provisions of section eleven hundred ninety-four of this article. (a) Per se. No person shall operate a motor vehicle while such person has [.18] .12 of one per centum or more by weight of alcohol in such person's blood as shown by chemical analysis of such person's blood, breath, urine or saliva made pursuant to the provisions of section elev- en hundred ninety-four of this article. 5. Commercial motor vehicles: per se - level I. Notwithstanding the provisions of section eleven hundred ninety-five of this article, no person shall operate a commercial motor vehicle while such person has .04 of one per centum or more but not more than [.06] .05 of one per centum by weight of alcohol in the person's blood as shown by chemical analysis of such person's blood, breath, urine or saliva, made pursuant EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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