Bill Text: NY S04017 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Requires suspension of a driver's license for a period of 60 days when a driver is convicted of passing a stopped school bus twice in 18 months.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-25 - REFERRED TO TRANSPORTATION [S04017 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S04017-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    February 25, 2019
        Introduced  by  Sen. SKOUFIS -- 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  increasing
          the penalties for passing a stopped school bus
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Paragraph b of subdivision 2 of section 510 of the  vehicle
     2  and  traffic law is amended by adding a new subparagraph (xviii) to read
     3  as follows:
     4    (xviii) for a period of sixty days where the holder is convicted of  a
     5  violation  of any provision of subdivision (a) of section eleven hundred
     6  seventy-four of this chapter within a period of  eighteen  months  of  a
     7  previous violation of such subdivision.
     8    § 2. This act shall take effect on the first of November next succeed-
     9  ing the date on which it shall have become a law.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.