senate Bill S6217

Amended

Authorizes the village of North Hills in the county of Nassau to establish a second acting village justice

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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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  • 08 / Jan / 2014
    • REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
  • 23 / Jan / 2014
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.47
  • 27 / Jan / 2014
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 28 / Jan / 2014
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 26 / Feb / 2014
    • AMENDED ON THIRD READING (T) 6217A
  • 28 / Apr / 2014
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 28 / Apr / 2014
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 28 / Apr / 2014
    • REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

Summary

Authorizes the village of North Hills in the county of Nassau to establish a second acting village justice.

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Bill Details

Versions:
S6217
S6217A
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Nassau County

Votes

7
0
7
Aye
0
Nay
2
aye with reservations
0
absent
0
excused
0
abstained
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Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S6217

TITLE OF BILL: An act in relation to village justices in the
incorporated village of North Hills, county of Nassau

PURPOSE:

In the event that the village of North Hills has two village justices
it may provide for an additional acting village justice or in the
event that North Hills has one village justice, it may provide for two
acting village justices.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section one authorizes that notwithstanding any inconsistent
provisions of any other general or special law, in the event the
incorporated village of North Hills, county of Nassau, has two village
justices, it may also by resolution or local law, provide for an
additional acting village justice or in the event such village has one
village justice, it may also by resolution or local law, provide for
two acting village justices

Section two is the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION:

The village of North Hills is lacking the appropriate number of
justices which has resulted in overburdening existing justices with
unworkable caseloads, delaying justice to residents who rely on the
courts to resolve their disputes. By authorizing the village to
provide for an additional acting village justice, it would ensure that
the village court has the capacity to fairly and efficiently
adjudicate cases.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:

This is a new bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:

None to the State.

EFFECTIVE DATE:

This act shall take effect immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  6217

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 8, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT in relation to village justices in the  incorporated  village  of
  North Hills, county of Nassau

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any inconsistent provisions  of  any  other
general  or  special law, in the event the incorporated village of North
Hills, county of Nassau, has two village justices, it may also by resol-
ution or local law, provide for an additional acting village justice  or
in the event such village has one village justice, it may also by resol-
ution or local law, provide for two acting village justices.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13317-02-4

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