assembly Bill A489

2011-2012 Legislative Session

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

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to election law
Jan 20, 2011 advanced to third reading cal.15
Jan 19, 2011 reported
Jan 05, 2011 referred to election law

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A489 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4208
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 12 Title IV ยงยง12-400 & 12-402, El L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A1580, S2286
2013-2014: A4422, S3149

A489 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the agreement among the states to elect the president by national popular vote; creates a compact between the states and the District of Columbia; defines terms.

A489 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   489

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. DINOWITZ, THIELE, GALEF, LAVINE, KAVANAGH, KELL-
  NER, MILLMAN, SPANO,  GOTTFRIED,  COOK,  JAFFEE,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  PERRY,
  O'DONNELL,  PAULIN, LIFTON, CAMARA, ROBINSON, TITUS, ORTIZ, J. RIVERA,
  RAMOS, BARRON, BOYLAND, BROOK-KRASNY, COLTON, BRENNAN, CASTRO,  LUPAR-
  DO,  MAYERSOHN, ROSENTHAL, McENENY, SCHIMEL, JEFFRIES, GIBSON, HOOPER,
  N. RIVERA, GUNTHER, MAGNARELLI, RUSSELL,  HOYT,  P. RIVERA  --  Multi-
  Sponsored  by  -- M. of A. BOYLE, BURLING, CRESPO, CROUCH, CYMBROWITZ,
  DenDEKKER, DUPREY, FINCH,  GLICK,  HAWLEY,  HEASTIE,  HEVESI,  JACOBS,
  LANCMAN,  LENTOL,  P. LOPEZ,  MAGEE,  MAISEL,  MARKEY, MENG, MOLINARO,
  MURRAY, OAKS, PHEFFER, RAIA, SAYWARD,  SCARBOROUGH,  SWEENEY,  TITONE,
  WEINSTEIN,  ZEBROWSKI  --  read  once and referred to the Committee on
  Election Law

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:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01750-01-1

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