assembly Bill A11233

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Limits tenure of temporary president of the senate, speaker of the assembly, minority leaders and committee chairs

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May 25, 2010 referred to governmental operations

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A11233 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3139
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยงยง5-b & 5-c, Leg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A2415, S4877
2013-2014: A7026, S3556
2015-2016: A4677, S2722
2017-2018: A6109, S1229
2019-2020: S2010
2021-2022: S3874

A11233 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Limits the tenure of the temporary president of the senate, speaker of the assembly, minority leader of the senate and minority leader of the assembly to 8 years; limits the tenure of the chairman of any single legislative committee to 6 years.

A11233 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  11233

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 25, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. KOON -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the legislative law, in relation to limiting the  amount
  of time any member of the legislature may serve as temporary president
  of the senate, speaker of the assembly, minority leader of the senate,
  minority leader of the assembly or chairman of a legislative committee

  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
5-b and 5-c to read as follows:
  S 5-B. LIMITATION ON TENURE OF TEMPORARY PRESIDENT, SPEAKER AND MINOR-
ITY  LEADERS.  NO  MEMBER  OF  THE  LEGISLATURE SHALL HOLD THE OFFICE OF
TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, SPEAKER  OF  THE  ASSEMBLY,  MINORITY
LEADER  OF  THE  SENATE OR MINORITY LEADER OF THE ASSEMBLY FOR MORE THAN
EIGHT YEARS.
  S 5-C. LIMITATION ON TENURE  OF  LEGISLATIVE  COMMITTEE  CHAIRMAN.  NO
MEMBER  OF  THE LEGISLATURE SHALL BE THE CHAIRMAN OF ANY SINGLE LEGISLA-
TIVE COMMITTEE, EXCEPT THE COMMITTEE ON RULES, FOR MORE THAN SIX YEARS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect only in the event that the  amendments
to the constitution proposed in "CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND
ASSEMBLY proposing an amendment to section 1 of article 4 of the consti-
tution,  in  relation  to  term  limits  for the office of governor; and
proposing an amendment to section 1 of article 5 of the constitution, in
relation to term limits for the offices of comptroller and attorney-gen-
eral" have been enacted pursuant to section  1  of  article  19  of  the
constitution.  Upon  such  enactment,  this act shall take effect on the
first of January next succeeding the enactment  of  such  constitutional
amendments, 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.
                                                           LBD08077-01-9