senate Bill S1164

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes the town of Guilderland, county of Albany, to elect a third town justice

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 20, 2011 signed chap.190
Jul 08, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2011 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.454
substituted for a899
Jun 14, 2011 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 13, 2011 ordered to third reading cal.1149
Jun 11, 2011 committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 05, 2011 referred to local government

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S1164 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A899
Law Section:
Town Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง20, Town L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S4860, A7845

S1164 - Summary

Authorizes the town of Guilderland, county of Albany, to elect a third town justice.

S1164 - Sponsor Memo

S1164 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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    S. 1164                                                   A. 899

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Govern-
  ment

IN  ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. McENENY -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Local Governments

AN ACT to amend the town law, in relation to providing for the  election
  of  a  third  town justice in the town of Guilderland in the county of
  Albany

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 1 of section 20 of the town law is amended by
adding a new paragraph (m) to read as follows:
  (M) NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF ANY GENERAL,  SPECIAL  OR  LOCAL
LAW  TO  THE CONTRARY, THE TOWN BOARD OF THE TOWN OF GUILDERLAND, COUNTY
OF ALBANY MAY ADOPT A RESOLUTION, SUBJECT TO A PERMISSIVE REFERENDUM  AS
PROVIDED  BY ARTICLE SEVEN OF THIS CHAPTER, AT LEAST SIXTY DAYS PRIOR TO
ANY REGULAR OR SPECIAL ELECTION DETERMINING THAT SUCH  TOWN  SHALL  HAVE
THREE  TOWN  JUSTICES. IF THE TOWN BOARD OF SUCH TOWN SHALL HAVE ADOPTED
SUCH A RESOLUTION AND NO PETITION SHALL HAVE BEEN FILED WITHIN THE  TIME
SPECIFIED  FOR  A REFERENDUM THEREON, OR IF A MAJORITY OF THE VOTES CAST
ON ANY SUCH PROPOSITION SUBMITTED TO THE VOTE OF THE ELECTORS BE IN  THE
AFFIRMATIVE,  THE  ELECTORS  OF  SUCH TOWN SHALL ELECT AT THE SUCCEEDING
GENERAL ELECTION A TOWN JUSTICE WHO SHALL TAKE OFFICE FOR A TERM OF FOUR
YEARS BEGINNING ON THE FIRST DAY OF JANUARY NEXT SUCCEEDING SUCH BIENNI-
AL TOWN ELECTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02075-01-1

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