senate Bill S1560

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides that tenants of residential real property shall be provided with voter registration forms

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to judiciary
Jan 10, 2011 referred to judiciary

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S1560 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5909
Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง238-a, RP L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7744, A11061

S1560 - Bill Texts

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Provides that tenants of residential real property shall be provided with voter registration forms.

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BILL NUMBER:S1560

TITLE OF BILL:
An act
to amend the education law, in relation to mandatory continuing
education for nurses

PURPOSE:
To promote competence and accountability in nurses by requiring
registered professional nurses to complete 45 hours of continuing
education every 3 years.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
The bill amends the education law by adding a new section 6911 to
require registered professional nurses to complete 45 hours of
continuing education in each triennial registration period.

JUSTIFICATION:
This legislation will mandate continuing education for nurses at a
minimum of 45 hours of acceptable formal continuing education ever
y three years. This requirement will provide nurses with the most
current educational information in their field and ensure that they
continue high levels of professional competence.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
2011-12 S.3738; 2009-10 S 1769; 2007-08, S.3900; 2005-2006, S.2964;
2003-2004, S.2559; 2001-2002, S.3107.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
Nurses will pay a $45 fee to the State Education Department to cover
the administrative costs associated with implementing this
requirement.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
This act shall take effect January 1, 2015.

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

                                  1560

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. ADDABBO -- 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  tenants
  of residential real property with voter registration forms

  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
238-a to read as follows:
  S  238-A.  VOTER REGISTRATION FORMS. 1. EVERY TENANT WHO ENTERS INTO A
LEASE TO RENT RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY LOCATED WITHIN THIS STATE  SHALL
BE  PROVIDED WITH ANY FORMS NECESSARY TO COMPLY WITH THE VOTER REGISTRA-
TION REQUIREMENTS SET FORTH IN ARTICLE FIVE OF THE ELECTION LAW.    SUCH
FORMS SHALL BE PROVIDED BY THE LANDLORD OR THE LANDLORD'S REPRESENTATIVE
AT  THE  TIME  SUCH LEASE IS SIGNED AND DELIVERED BY THE LANDLORD OR THE
LANDLORD'S REPRESENTATIVE TO THE TENANT OR THE TENANT'S  REPRESENTATIVE,
WHETHER IN PERSON OR BY MAIL.
  2. EACH COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS IS HEREBY AUTHORIZED AND DIRECTED TO
MAKE  AVAILABLE  TO  PERSONS  WHO RENT RESIDENTIAL REAL PROPERTY IN THIS
STATE ALL FORMS NECESSARY FOR COMPLIANCE WITH  THE  PROVISIONS  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.
                                                           LBD00808-01-1

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