|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 12, 2012||committee discharged and committed to rules|
|Mar 05, 2012||notice of committee consideration - requested|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to elections|
|Jun 06, 2011||reported and committed to finance|
|Jan 10, 2011||referred to elections|
senate Bill S1557
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S1557 - Details
S1557 - Summary
Provides for the requirements in absentee ballot applications for village elections to conform to state board of election absentee ballot requirements.
S1557 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1557 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to the performance of certain state contracts SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Adds a new section to state that state contracts shall be required to include a provision stating all services performed under such contract or any subcontract shall be performed within the United States. Subdivision 2 allows that when a service is required and cannot be provided in the United States, these provisions shall not apply. Subdivision 3 states that the comptroller shall review all existing state contracts that have not been completed or terminated and determine whether the services are being performed in the United States. Within one year the comptroller's findings shall be made available to the Governor, Senate, Assembly and the general public. Subdivision 4 gives the definition of state contract and defining contracting agency which means department of education, state university of New York, community colleges and city university of New York. Section 2 is the effective date. JUSTIFICATION: One of the most dangerous issues facing our nations
S1557 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1557 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 10, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. ADDABBO, DIAZ, DILAN, HASSELL-THOMPSON, OPPENHEIMER, PERKINS, STAVISKY -- 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 absentee voting at village elections THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 15-120 of the election law, paragraph (b) of subdi- vision 1 and subdivision 8 as amended by chapter 373 of the laws of 1978, subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 279 of the laws of 1983, subdivision 3 as amended by chapter 333 of the laws of 1983, subdivi- sions 4 and 5 as amended by chapter 84 of the laws of 1986 and subdivi- sion 6 as amended by chapter 216 of the laws of 1982, is amended to read as follows: S 15-120. Absentee voting at village elections. 1. A qualified [elec- tor] VOTER of a village may vote as an absentee voter under this section if during all the hours of voting on the day of a general or special village election he OR SHE will be: [(a) Unavoidably absent from the county in which his residence is located because: i. he is a member of the armed forces of the United States of America; or ii. he is a student matriculated at an institution of learning located outside such county; or iii. he is a patient at a veterans administration hospital; or iv. his duties, occupation or business require him to be so absent, provided, however, such absence is not caused by the fact that his regu- lar and daily place of business is located outside of said county. (b) Absent from the county in which his residence is located because he is on vacation outside said county. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00374-01-1
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