senate Bill S2494

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes the legislature to enact a period of residency requirement for persons applying for certain social services

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Feb 08, 2012 opinion referred to judiciary
Jan 09, 2012 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 04, 2012 referred to judiciary
Apr 27, 2011 opinion referred to judiciary
Feb 01, 2011 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 24, 2011 referred to judiciary

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S2494 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2281
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Add Art 17 ยง8, Constn
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S2991, A6644

S2494 - Summary

Authorizes the legislature to require a state or municipal entity to enact a period of residency requirement for persons applying for certain social services.

S2494 - Sponsor Memo

S2494 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2494

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. RANZENHOFER, ALESI, JOHNSON, LARKIN, LIBOUS -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee on Judiciary

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing an amendment to article 17 of the constitution, in relation to
  a residency period prior to receipt of certain social services

  Section  1.  Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That article 17 of the
constitution be amended by adding a new section 8 to read as follows:
  S 8. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION  OF  THIS  CONSTITUTION,  THE
LEGISLATURE  MAY DIRECT THE STATE, A MUNICIPALITY OR OTHER ENTITY ACTING
AS AN INSTRUMENTALITY OF THE STATE  OR  A  MUNICIPALITY,  TO  REQUIRE  A
SPECIFIC  PERIOD  OF RESIDENCY WITHIN THE STATE AS A PREREQUISITE TO ANY
PERSON SEEKING THE PROVISION OF SUCH SERVICES SET FORTH IN THIS ARTICLE.
  S 2. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That the  foregoing  amendment
be referred to the first regular legislative session convening after the
next  succeeding  general  election  of members of the assembly, and, in
conformity with  section  1  of  article  19  of  the  constitution,  be
published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD89034-01-1

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