senate Bill S2286A

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Relates to enacting the agreement among the states to elect the president by national popular vote

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 01, 2010 ordered to third reading rules cal.508
substituted for a1580b
Jun 07, 2010 referred to election law
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 09, 2010 advanced to third reading
Feb 08, 2010 2nd report cal.
Feb 02, 2010 1st report cal.84
Jan 06, 2010 referred to elections
Mar 03, 2009 print number 2286a
Mar 03, 2009 amend and recommit to elections
Feb 17, 2009 referred to elections

Votes

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Feb 2, 2010 - Elections committee Vote

S2286A
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
1
Excused
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Abstained
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Elections Committee Vote: Feb 2, 2010

aye wr (2)
excused (1)

S2286 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1580
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 12 Title IV §§12-400 & 12-402, El L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1820, S4208, A489
2013-2014: S3149, A4422

S2286 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to enacting the agreement among the states to elect the president by national popular vote.

S2286 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2286 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


            

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S2286A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1580
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 12 Title IV §§12-400 & 12-402, El L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1820, S4208, A489
2013-2014: S3149, A4422

S2286A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to enacting the agreement among the states to elect the president by national popular vote.

S2286A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2286A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2286--A

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 17, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. PARKER, KRUEGER, ONORATO -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and  when  printed  to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on
  Elections  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to enacting the  agreement
  among the states to elect the president by national popular vote

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

  Section 1. Article 12 of the election law is amended by adding  a  new
title 4 to read as follows:
                                 TITLE IV
                 AGREEMENT AMONG THE STATES TO ELECT THE
                   PRESIDENT BY NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE
SECTION 12-400. SHORT TITLE.
        12-402. ADOPTION AND TEXT OF COMPACT.
  S  12-400.  SHORT TITLE. THIS TITLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS
"AGREEMENT AMONG THE STATES TO ELECT THE PRESIDENT BY  NATIONAL  POPULAR
VOTE".
  S 12-402. ADOPTION AND TEXT OF COMPACT. THE AGREEMENT AMONG THE STATES
TO  ELECT  THE PRESIDENT BY NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE IS ADOPTED AND ENACTED
INTO LAW AS FOLLOWS:

                                ARTICLE I
  MEMBERSHIP. ANY STATE OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF  COLUM-
BIA MAY BECOME A MEMBER OF THIS AGREEMENT BY ENACTING THIS AGREEMENT.

                               ARTICLE II
  RIGHT  OF  THE  PEOPLE IN MEMBER STATES TO VOTE FOR PRESIDENT AND VICE
PRESIDENT. EACH MEMBER STATE SHALL CONDUCT A STATEWIDE POPULAR  ELECTION
FOR PRESIDENT AND VICE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02437-05-9

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