assembly Bill A3145

Amends the legislative law, in relation to term limits for members of the legislature

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KATZ

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Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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  • 23 / Jan / 2013
    • REFERRED TO GOVERNMENTAL OPERATIONS
  • 08 / Jan / 2014
    • REFERRED TO GOVERNMENTAL OPERATIONS
  • 13 / May / 2014
    • HELD FOR CONSIDERATION IN GOVERNMENTAL OPERATIONS

Summary

Relates to term limits for members of the legislature.

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Bill Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2667
Versions:
A3145
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยงยง2-a & 5-b, Leg L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Cycle:
A6314, S7119
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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  3145

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 23, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. KATZ, CORWIN, TENNEY -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  legislative law, in relation to term limits for
  members of the legislature

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The legislative law is amended by adding two new sections
2-a and 5-b to read as follows:
  S 2-A. LEGISLATIVE TERM LIMITS. MEMBERS OF THE STATE LEGISLATURE SHALL
NOT SERVE MORE THAN EIGHT YEARS IN EITHER THE SENATE OR THE ASSEMBLY.
  S 5-B. LEGISLATIVE LEADERSHIP POSITION TERM LIMITS. NO MEMBER  OF  THE
STATE  LEGISLATURE  SHALL  SERVE  AS AN OFFICER OR IN A SPECIAL CAPACITY
POSITION, AS DEFINED UNDER SECTION FIVE-A OF THIS ARTICLE, FOR MORE THAN
FOUR YEARS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next  succeed-
ing  the date on which it shall become law and shall apply to offices in
the legislature which commence on or after such effective date.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07362-01-3

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