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|Jan 04, 2012||referred to elections|
|Feb 08, 2011||referred to elections|
senate Bill S3094
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S3094 - Details
S3094 - Summary
Prohibits the governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general, comptroller, any state legislator, any elected county, city, town or village official, or any person who currently holds elective office from serving as a delegate to the constitutional convention.
S3094 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S3094 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the election law, in relation to prohibiting certain elected officials from serving as delegates to the constitutional convention PURPOSE OF BILL: To prohibit elected officials from qualifying as delegates for a constitutional convention. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of this bill amends the Election Law by adding a new section 6-170. This section states that the Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Attorney General, comptroller, any state legislator and any elected county or city official or any person currently holding an elected office. Section 2 states the effective date. JUSTIFICATION: The New York State Constitution slates that every 20 years on the election ballot will be a question of whether a constitutional convention should be held. If the people decide that a convention should be held, there shall be a conventional delegate
S3094 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3094 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 8, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ROBACH -- 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 prohibiting certain elected officials from serving as delegates to the constitutional convention THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The election law is amended by adding a new section 6-170 to read as follows: S 6-170. CONSTITUTIONAL DELEGATES. THE GOVERNOR, LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR, ATTORNEY GENERAL, COMPTROLLER, ANY STATE LEGISLATOR, ANY ELECTED COUNTY, CITY, TOWN, OR VILLAGE OFFICIAL OR ANY PERSON WHO CURRENTLY HOLDS ELEC- TIVE OFFICE SHALL NOT BE ELIGIBLE TO QUALIFY AS A CANDIDATE FOR DELEGATE FOR A CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION. 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. LBD00355-01-1
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