|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to judiciary|
|Jan 10, 2011||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S1554
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
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S1554 - Details
S1554 - Summary
Provides that purchasers and sellers of real property shall be provided with voter registration forms at closing.
S1554 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1554 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to the development of a comprehensive campus security plan PURPOSE: To allow security officers more enforcement authority, to expand on existing campus security laws and regulations. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: 1) A new section 6435-a is created to require each campus to use its existing advisory committees on campus security to establish a compre- hensive security plan. It also requires each campus to establish a relationship with its local police force. 2) The plan must address how the campus will respond to various types of emergencies. It must include law enforcement, emergency medical person- nel, the use of various communications monitoring and sensor technology and the mapping of campus grounds and facilities. 3) The plan also requires that each campus conduct emergency/drills, to evaluate such drills against standards that have been developed in consultation with local law enforcement and that have been reviewed by the New York State Police. 4) The bill requires SUNY & CUNY to implement several pilot programs in
S1554 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1554 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 10, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. ADDABBO, OPPENHEIMER, PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary AN ACT to amend the real property law, in relation to providing purchas- ers and sellers of residential real property and cooperative apart- ments with voter registration forms at closing THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The real property law is amended by adding a new section 262 to read as follows: S 262. VOTER REGISTRATION FORMS. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE TERM "CLOSING" SHALL MEAN AN IN-PERSON MEETING TO COMPLETE FINAL DOCU- MENTS INCIDENT TO THE PURCHASE AND SALE OF RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY AND COOPERATIVE APARTMENTS, AND THE TERM "SETTLEMENT AGENT" SHALL MEAN THE LENDER IN A NON-CASH TRANSACTION, THE TITLE COMPANY IN A CASH TRANS- ACTION AND THE MANAGING AGENT IN A COOPERATIVE APARTMENT TRANSACTION. 2. EVERY PURCHASER OR SELLER OF REAL PROPERTY IN ATTENDANCE AT A CLOS- ING HELD WITHIN THIS STATE SHALL BE PROVIDED WITH ANY FORMS NECESSARY TO COMPLY WITH THE VOTER REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS SET FORTH IN ARTICLE FIVE OF THE ELECTION LAW, EXCEPT FOR SELLERS WHO ARE MOVING OUT OF NEW YORK STATE. IF SUCH PURCHASER OR SELLER SHALL NOT BE IN ATTENDANCE AT SUCH CLOSING, SUCH FORMS SHALL BE PROVIDED TO THE REPRESENTATIVE OF SUCH PURCHASER OR SELLER. 3. THE PROVISION OF FORMS REQUIRED BY SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE MADE BY THE SETTLEMENT AGENT WITHOUT COST OR CHARGE TO THE PURCHASER OR SELLER. 4. EACH COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND DIRECTED TO COOPERATE WITH SETTLEMENT AGENTS TO CARRY OUT THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION. S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00807-01-1
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