assembly Bill A7011

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Provides that the board of elections shall transfer a registration and enrollment of a voter to wherever they move in the state, even if it's a new county

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Jan 06, 2010 referred to election law
Mar 18, 2009 referred to election law

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A7011 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง5-208 & 8-302, El L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A1230, A8633
2013-2014: A83
2015-2016: A5598
2017-2018: A3411, A9826
2019-2020: A775

A7011 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that the board of elections shall transfer a registration and enrollment of a voter to wherever they move in the state, even if the voter moves to a new county.

A7011 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7011

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 18, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. BING, LANCMAN, ROSENTHAL, LUPARDO, COLTON, KOON,
  REILLY, HOYT, MENG -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BRENNAN,  CAHILL,
  GOTTFRIED,  WEISENBERG  --  read once and referred to the Committee on
  Election Law

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to a  universal  jurisdic-
  tion voting act

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 1, 4, and 8 of section 5-208 of  the  election
law, subdivisions 1 and 8 as amended by chapter 200 of the laws of 1996,
subdivision  4  as added by chapter 659 of the laws of 1994, are amended
to read as follows:
  1. The board of elections shall transfer the registration and  enroll-
ment  of any voter for whom it receives a notice of change of address to
another address in [the same county or city] NEW YORK STATE, or for  any
voter  who  casts  a  ballot  in an affidavit ballot envelope which sets
forth such a new address.  Such notices shall include, but not be limit-
ed to, notices received from any state agency  which  conducts  a  voter
registration  program  pursuant  to the provisions of sections 5-211 and
5-212 of this title, that the voter has notified such agency of a change
of address in [the same city or county] NEW YORK STATE unless the  voter
has  indicated that such change of address is not for voter registration
purposes, notices of change of address from  the  United  States  Postal
Service  through the National Change of Address System, any notices of a
forwarding address on mail sent to a voter by the board of elections and
returned by the postal service, national  or  state  voter  registration
forms, confirmation mailing response cards, United States Postal Service
notices  to correspondents of change of address, applications for regis-
tration from persons already registered in [such  county  or  city]  NEW
YORK  STATE, or any other notices to correspondents sent to the board of
elections by such voters.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10231-01-9

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