assembly Bill A8890

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Provides for electronic credentials

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Jan 19, 2022 referred to transportation

A8890 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Transportation
Law Section:
Vehicle and Traffic Law
Laws Affected:
Add §504-a, V & T L

A8890 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for electronic credentials to be issued in addition to a driver's license or identification card.

A8890 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8890
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 19, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. DILAN -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Transportation
 
 AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in  relation  to  providing
   for electronic credentials
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The vehicle and traffic law is  amended  by  adding  a  new
 section 504-a to read as follows:
   §  504-A.  ELECTRONIC  CREDENTIALS.  1.  AS  USED IN THIS SECTION, THE
 FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A) "CREDENTIAL HOLDER" MEANS THE INDIVIDUAL  TO  WHOM  AN  ELECTRONIC
 CREDENTIAL IS ISSUED.
   (B)  "DATA  FIELD"  MEANS  A  DISCRETE PIECE OF INFORMATION PRINTED OR
 OTHERWISE APPEARING ON A LICENSE OR AN IDENTIFICATION CARD.
   (C) "ELECTRONIC CREDENTIAL" MEANS AN ELECTRONIC  REPRESENTATION  OF  A
 LICENSE, AN IDENTIFICATION CARD, OR A DATA FIELD.
   (D)  "FULL PROFILE" MEANS ALL THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON A LICENSE OR
 AN IDENTIFICATION CARD.
   (E) "LIMITED PROFILE" MEANS A PORTION OF THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON A
 LICENSE OR AN IDENTIFICATION CARD.
   2. (A) THE COMMISSIONER SHALL ISSUE AN  ELECTRONIC  CREDENTIAL  TO  AN
 INDIVIDUAL IN ADDITION TO, AND NOT INSTEAD OF, A LICENSE OR AN IDENTIFI-
 CATION CARD IF THE COMMISSIONER HAS ISSUED TO THE INDIVIDUAL:
   (I) A LICENSE UNDER THIS ARTICLE; OR
   (II) AN IDENTIFICATION CARD UNDER ARTICLE SEVENTEEN-A OF THIS CHAPTER.
   (B)  THE  COMMISSIONER  SHALL ENTER INTO AGREEMENTS WITH ANY AGENCY OF
 THE STATE, ANOTHER STATE, OR THE UNITED STATES AS NECESSARY  TO  FACILI-
 TATE  THE  ISSUANCE,  USE,  AND  VERIFICATION  OF ELECTRONIC CREDENTIALS
 ISSUED BY THE COMMISSIONER OR ANOTHER STATE.
   (C) THE COMMISSIONER SHALL CREATE AN ELECTRONIC CREDENTIAL THAT:
   (I) IS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING BOTH A FULL PROFILE AND A LIMITED PROFILE;
 AND
   (II) SATISFIES THE PURPOSE FOR WHICH THE PROFILE IS BEING PRESENTED.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14188-01-1