Senator O'Mara sees first bill through the Senate, strengthens election process for military voters

Thomas F. O'Mara

March 03, 2011

Albany, N.Y., March 3—The New York State Senate gave final legislative approval today to legislation sponsored by State Senator Tom O’Mara (R-C, Big Flats), chairman of the Senate Elections Committee, to ensure that special elections in New York State provide more time for military absentee ballots to be mailed and counted.

The Senate unanimously approved O’Mara’s legislation.