senate Bill S4744A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Requires that a candidate's town of residence be published at least six days prior to an election rather than his or her address

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to elections
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 07, 2011 referred to election law
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 23, 2011 amended on third reading 4744a
May 04, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 03, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 02, 2011 1st report cal.401
Apr 18, 2011 referred to elections

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S4744 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §4-122, El L

S4744 - Summary

Requires that a candidate's town or city of residence be published at least six days prior to an election rather than his or her address.

S4744 - Sponsor Memo

S4744 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4744

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 18, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  O'MARA, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER, SEWARD -- 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 publication  of  candi-
  dates to be voted upon at an election

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 4-122  of  the  election  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  359  of  the  laws  of 1989, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. The county board of elections shall  publish,  at  least  six  days
before  an election, a list containing the name and TOWN OF residence of
every candidate for public office to be voted for within  its  jurisdic-
tion at such election.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10669-01-1

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S4744A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §4-122, El L

S4744A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires that a candidate's town or city of residence be published at least six days prior to an election rather than his or her address.

S4744A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4744A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4744--A
    Cal. No. 401

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 18, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  O'MARA, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER, SEWARD -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Elections -- reported favorably from  said  committee,  ordered  to
  first  and  second  report,  ordered  to  a third reading, amended and
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to publication  of  candi-
  dates to be voted upon at an election

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 4-122  of  the  election  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  359  of  the  laws  of 1989, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. The county board of elections shall  publish,  at  least  six  days
before an election, a list containing the name and TOWN OR CITY OF resi-
dence  of  every  candidate for public office to be voted for within its
jurisdiction at such election.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10669-02-1

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