senate Bill S2543A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes apportionment commission to create apportionment plans for congressional and state legislative districts based on federal censuses; repealer

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Jan 05, 2012 print number 2543a
amend (t) and recommit to investigations and government operations
Jan 04, 2012 referred to investigations and government operations
Mar 23, 2011 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 25, 2011 referred to investigations and government operations

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S2543 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3432A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§5-a & 12, rpld §83-m, add Art 6-A §§93 - 99, Leg L; amd §71, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S660
2009-2010: S1614B

S2543 - Summary

Establishes an apportionment commission to create apportionment plans for congressional and state legislative districts based on decennial federal census, which shall be considered by and voted upon by the state legislature; eliminates the legislative task force on demographic research and reapportionment.

S2543 - Sponsor Memo

S2543 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 2543                                                  A. 3432

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 25, 2011
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sen.  GIANARIS -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investi-
  gations and Government Operations

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A.  JEFFRIES,  PAULIN,  BING,  GALEF,
  RAMOS,  HOYT,  HEVESI,  SCHROEDER, CAMARA, KAVANAGH, KELLNER, MORELLE,
  ROSENTHAL, GOTTFRIED, CUSICK, MENG, P. RIVERA,  MAISEL,  BROOK-KRASNY,
  SIMOTAS,  JAFFEE  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.  BOYLAND, BRENNAN,
  CAHILL, CLARK, COLTON, DINOWITZ, GUNTHER,  LANCMAN,  LATIMER,  LAVINE,
  LUPARDO,  MAYERSOHN,  MILLMAN,  PHEFFER, REILLY, SCHIMMINGER, SWEENEY,
  TOBACCO, ZEBROWSKI -- read once  and  referred  to  the  Committee  on
  Governmental Operations

AN  ACT  to  amend  the legislative law, in relation to apportionment of
  congressional, senate and assembly districts; and  to  repeal  section
  83-m of such law relating to the legislative task force on demographic
  research and reapportionment

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 5-a of  the  legislative  law,  as
added  by  chapter  630  of  the  laws of 1998, the opening paragraph as
amended by section 1 of part QQ of chapter 56 of the laws  of  2010,  is
amended to read as follows:
  3. Any member of the assembly serving in a special capacity in a posi-
tion set forth in the following schedule shall be paid the allowance set
forth  in such schedule only for the legislative term commencing January
first, two thousand eleven and terminating  December  thirty-first,  two
thousand twelve:

                 ASSEMBLYMEN SERVING IN SPECIAL CAPACITY

Chairman of legislative commission on public management

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03505-02-1

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S2543A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3432A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§5-a & 12, rpld §83-m, add Art 6-A §§93 - 99, Leg L; amd §71, Cor L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S660
2009-2010: S1614B

S2543A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes an apportionment commission to create apportionment plans for congressional and state legislative districts based on decennial federal census, which shall be considered by and voted upon by the state legislature; eliminates the legislative task force on demographic research and reapportionment.

S2543A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2543A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 2543--A                                            A. 3432--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 25, 2011
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. GIANARIS, ADAMS, ADDABBO, AVELLA, BRES-
  LIN,  DILAN,  DUANE, ESPAILLAT, HUNTLEY, KENNEDY, KRUEGER, MONTGOMERY,
  OPPENHEIMER, PERALTA, PERKINS,  RIVERA,  SAMPSON,  SERRANO,  SQUADRON,
  STAVISKY,  STEWART-COUSINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations -- recommitted to the Committee on Investigations  and
  Government  Operations  in  accordance  with  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  Introduced by M. of A. JEFFRIES, PAULIN, GALEF, RAMOS,
  HEVESI, CAMARA,  KAVANAGH,  KELLNER,  MORELLE,  ROSENTHAL,  GOTTFRIED,
  CUSICK,   MENG,  P. RIVERA,  MAISEL,  BROOK-KRASNY,  SIMOTAS,  JAFFEE,
  LIFTON,  MILLMAN,  THIELE,  BRONSON,  WEISENBERG,   LINARES,   WEPRIN,
  M. MILLER,  ORTIZ  --  Multi-Sponsored  by -- M. of A. BOYLAND, BOYLE,
  BRAUNSTEIN,  BRENNAN,  BURLING,  CAHILL,  CASTELLI,  CERETTO,   CLARK,
  COLTON, CONTE, CROUCH, DINOWITZ, DUPREY, FITZPATRICK, GIGLIO, GOODELL,
  GUNTHER,  HANNA,  HAWLEY, JOHNS, KATZ, KIRWAN, KOLB, LANCMAN, LATIMER,
  LAVINE, LENTOL, P. LOPEZ, LUPARDO,  MALLIOTAKIS,  McLAUGHLIN,  MURRAY,
  OAKS,  PALMESANO,  PERRY,  RABBITT, RAIA, REILLY, SCHIMMINGER, SMARDZ,
  SWEENEY, TEDISCO, TENNEY, TITONE, TOBACCO, ZEBROWSKI -- read once  and
  referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations -- recommitted to
  the  Committee  on Governmental Operations in accordance with Assembly
  Rule  3,  sec.  2  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the legislative law and the correction law, in relation
  to apportionment of congressional, senate and assembly districts;  and
  to repeal section 83-m of the legislative law relating to the legisla-
  tive task force on demographic research and reapportionment

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

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03505-04-2

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