senate Bill S1325A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Requires counting affidavit ballots of eligible voters if a voter appears at a polling place in the correct county but in the incorrect election district

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Feb 01, 2012 print number 1325a
amend and recommit to elections
Jan 04, 2012 referred to elections
Jan 06, 2011 referred to elections

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S1325 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §9-209, El L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1701A

S1325 - Summary

Requires the counting of an affidavit ballot of an eligible voter if such voter appeared at a polling place in the correct county but in the incorrect election district.

S1325 - Sponsor Memo

S1325 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1325

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. DILAN, DIAZ, HASSELL-THOMPSON, PARKER -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Elections

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to counting  of  affidavit
  ballots

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

  Section 1. Subparagraph (iii) of paragraph (a)  of  subdivision  2  of
section 9-209 of the election law, as amended by chapter 104 of the laws
of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  (iii)  If the board of elections determines that a person was entitled
to vote at such election, the board shall cast and canvass  such  ballot
if  such  board finds that the voter appeared at [the correct] A polling
place IN THE CORRECT COUNTY, regardless of the fact that the  voter  may
have appeared in the incorrect election district.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02923-01-1

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S1325A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §9-209, El L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S1701A

S1325A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the counting of an affidavit ballot of an eligible voter if such voter appeared at a polling place in the correct county but in the incorrect election district.

S1325A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1325A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1325--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  DILAN,  AVELLA,  DIAZ,  HASSELL-THOMPSON, PARKER,
  STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and  when  printed  to  be
  committed  to the Committee on Elections -- recommitted to the Commit-
  tee on Elections in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to counting  of  affidavit
  ballots

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

  Section 1. Subparagraph (iii) of paragraph (a)  of  subdivision  2  of
section 9-209 of the election law, as amended by chapter 308 of the laws
of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (iii)  If the board of elections determines that a person was entitled
to vote at such election, the board shall cast and canvass  such  ballot
if  such  board finds that the voter appeared at [the correct] A polling
place IN THE CORRECT COUNTY, regardless of the fact that the  voter  may
have appeared in the incorrect election district.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02923-02-2

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