Bill Text: NY S02585 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Relates to sanctions for driving while ability impaired while holding a conditional license.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-28 - REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION [S02585 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S02585-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    January 28, 2019
        Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation
        AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in  relation  to  sanctions
          for driving while ability impaired while holding a conditional license
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Clause d of subparagraph 7 of paragraph (e) of  subdivision
     2  2  of section 1193 of the vehicle and traffic law, as amended by chapter
     3  251 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows:
     4    d. Notwithstanding any contrary provision  of  this  chapter,  if  any
     5  suspension  occurring  under  this subparagraph has been in effect for a
     6  period of thirty days, [the holder may be issued]  the  department  may,
     7  with  the  consent of the court, issue a conditional license, in accord-
     8  ance with section eleven hundred ninety-six of  this  article,  provided
     9  the  holder of such license is otherwise eligible to receive such condi-
    10  tional license. A conditional license issued pursuant to  this  subpara-
    11  graph  shall  not be valid for the operation of a commercial motor vehi-
    12  cle. The commissioner shall prescribe by regulation the  procedures  for
    13  the issuance of such conditional license.
    14    §  2. This act shall take effect one year after it shall have become a
    15  law.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.