senate Bill S4748

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Makes technical corrections with regards to political subdivisions and election districts

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A263 -

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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view actions (11)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 15, 2011 signed chap.125
Jul 08, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 07, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.402
substituted for s4748
Jun 07, 2011 substituted by a263
May 04, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 03, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 02, 2011 1st report cal.402
Apr 18, 2011 referred to elections


S4748 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง4-128 & 4-132 & 8-302, El L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7884, A9540A

S4748 - Summary

Makes technical corrections with regard to political subdivisions and election districts; removes counties and replaces with political subdivisions for purposes of determining an individual's election district.

S4748 - Sponsor Memo

S4748 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 18, 2011

Introduced  by  Sens.  O'MARA,  LARKIN,  RANZENHOFER  --  read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  election  law,  in relation to making technical
  corrections  with  regards  to  political  subdivisions  and  election


  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 4-128  of  the  election  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  489  of  the  laws  of 2009, is amended to read as
  1. The board of elections of each county shall provide  the  requisite
number  of  official  and facsimile ballots, two cards of instruction to
voters in the form prescribed by the state board of elections, at  least
one  copy of the instruction booklet for inspectors, a sufficient number
of maps, street finders or other descriptions  of  all  of  the  polling
places  and election districts within the [county] POLITICAL SUBDIVISION
in which the polling place is located to enable the election  inspectors
and  poll  clerks to determine the correct election district and polling
place for each street address within the [county] POLITICAL  SUBDIVISION
in  which  the  polling place is located, distance markers, tally sheets
and return blanks, pens, black ink, or ball point pens with  black  ink,
pencils  having  black  lead,  envelopes for the ballots of voters whose
registration poll records are not in the ledger or whose names  are  not
on  the  computer  generated  registration  list, envelopes for returns,
identification buttons, badges or emblems for the inspectors and  clerks
in  the  form  prescribed by the state board of elections and such other
articles of stationery as may be necessary for  the  proper  conduct  of
elections,  except  that  when a town, city or village holds an election
not conducted by the board of elections, the clerk of such town, city or

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


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