senate Bill S4596A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Increases the number of city court judges in certain cities and sets forth the annual salary for such city court judges

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 24, 2012 print number 4596b
amend and recommit to finance
May 15, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Feb 17, 2012 print number 4596a
amend and recommit to judiciary
Jan 04, 2012 referred to judiciary
May 03, 2011 reported and committed to finance
Apr 13, 2011 referred to judiciary

Votes

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May 15, 2012 - Judiciary committee Vote

S4596A
19
0
committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 3, 2011 - Judiciary committee Vote

S4596
19
1
committee
19
Aye
1
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S4596 - Details

Law Section:
Uniform City Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §2104, UCCA; amd §221-i, Judy L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5807B

S4596 - Summary

Increases the number of city court judges in certain cities and sets forth the annual salary for such city court judges.

S4596 - Sponsor Memo

S4596 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4596

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 13, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. BONACIC -- (at request of the Office of Court Admin-
  istration) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed  to  be
  committed to the Committee on Judiciary

AN  ACT  to  amend  the uniform city court act and the judiciary law, in
  relation to judges of city courts

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  1  of  subdivision  (b) of section 2104 of the
uniform city court act, as amended by chapter 493 of the laws  of  2006,
is amended to read as follows:
  (1) be an attorney admitted to practice law in this state for at least
five  years as of the date he or she commences the duties of office, and
be a resident of the city in which he or she is  elected  or  appointed,
except that the judges of the Sherrill city court may reside anywhere in
either  Oneida  or  Madison counties, the city court judge who serves in
the office that formerly was that of acting judge  of  the  Oneida  city
court may reside anywhere in Madison county, the judges of the Peekskill
city  court  may  reside  anywhere in Westchester county, the city court
judge who serves in the office that formerly was that of acting judge of
the Port Jervis city court may reside anywhere  in  either  Sullivan  or
Orange counties, the judges of the Hudson city court may reside anywhere
in  Columbia  county, the city court judge who serves in the office that
formerly was that of acting judge of the Mechanicville  city  court  may
reside  anywhere  in  Saratoga county, the judges of the Ogdensburg city
court may reside anywhere in St. Lawrence  county,  the  judges  of  the
Rensselaer  city  court may reside anywhere in Rensselaer county and one
judge of the Cohoes city court AND THE CITY COURT JUDGE  WHO  SERVES  IN
THE OFFICE THAT FORMERLY WAS THAT OF ACTING JUDGE OF THE WATERVLIET CITY
COURT may reside anywhere in Albany county.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09903-03-1

S. 4596                             2

S4596A - Details

Law Section:
Uniform City Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §2104, UCCA; amd §221-i, Judy L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5807B

S4596A - Summary

Increases the number of city court judges in certain cities and sets forth the annual salary for such city court judges.

S4596A - Sponsor Memo

S4596A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4596--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 13, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. BONACIC -- (at request of the Office of Court Admin-
  istration) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed  to  be
  committed  to the Committee on Judiciary -- recommitted to the Commit-
  tee on Judiciary in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the uniform city court act and  the  judiciary  law,  in
  relation to judges of city courts

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

  Section 1. Paragraph 1 of subdivision  (b)  of  section  2104  of  the
uniform  city  court act, as amended by chapter 493 of the laws of 2006,
is amended to read as follows:
  (1) be an attorney admitted to practice law in this state for at least
five years as of the date he or she commences the duties of office,  and
be  a  resident  of the city in which he or she is elected or appointed,
except that the judges of the Sherrill city court may reside anywhere in
either Oneida or Madison counties, the city court judge  who  serves  in
the  office  that  formerly  was that of acting judge of the Oneida city
court may reside anywhere in Madison county, the judges of the Peekskill
city court may reside anywhere in Westchester  county,  the  city  court
judge who serves in the office that formerly was that of acting judge of
the  Port  Jervis  city  court may reside anywhere in either Sullivan or
Orange counties, the judges of the Hudson city court may reside anywhere
in Columbia county, the city court judge who serves in the  office  that
formerly  was  that  of acting judge of the Mechanicville city court may
reside anywhere in Saratoga county, the judges of  the  Ogdensburg  city
court  may  reside  anywhere  in  St. Lawrence county, the judges of the
Rensselaer city court may reside anywhere in Rensselaer county  and  one
judge  of  the  Cohoes city court AND THE CITY COURT JUDGE WHO SERVES IN

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09903-04-1

Co-Sponsors

S4596B (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Uniform City Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §2104, UCCA; amd §221-i, Judy L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5807B

S4596B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the number of city court judges in certain cities and sets forth the annual salary for such city court judges.

S4596B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4596B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4596--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 13, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. BONACIC -- (at request of the Office of Court Admin-
  istration) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed  to  be
  committed  to the Committee on Judiciary -- recommitted to the Commit-
  tee on Judiciary in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee  --  reported  favorably  from  said  committee  and
  committed  to  the  Committee on Finance -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the uniform city court act and the judiciary law, in
  relation to judges of city courts

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  1  of  subdivision  (b) of section 2104 of the
uniform city court act, as amended by chapter 493 of the laws  of  2006,
is amended to read as follows:
  (1) be an attorney admitted to practice law in this state for at least
five  years as of the date he or she commences the duties of office, and
be a resident of the city in which he or she is  elected  or  appointed,
except that the judges of the Sherrill city court may reside anywhere in
either  Oneida  or  Madison counties, the city court judge who serves in
the office that formerly was that of acting judge  of  the  Oneida  city
court may reside anywhere in Madison county, the judges of the Peekskill
city  court  may  reside  anywhere in Westchester county, the city court
judge who serves in the office that formerly was that of acting judge of
the Port Jervis city court may reside anywhere  in  either  Sullivan  or
Orange counties, the judges of the Hudson city court may reside anywhere
in  Columbia  county, the city court judge who serves in the office that
formerly was that of acting judge of the Mechanicville  city  court  may
reside  anywhere  in  Saratoga county, the judges of the Ogdensburg city
court may reside anywhere in St. Lawrence  county,  the  judges  of  the

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09903-06-2

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