senate Bill S4878A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing the term of office of judges of the New York city civil court housing part

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to judiciary
Jun 08, 2011 print number 4878a
amend and recommit to judiciary
Apr 28, 2011 referred to judiciary

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S4878 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
New York City Civil Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §110, NYC Civ Ct Act

S4878 - Summary

Relates to increasing the term of office of judges of the New York city civil court housing part to ten years upon reappointment after an initial five year term.

S4878 - Sponsor Memo

S4878 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4878

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 28, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  New  York  city civil court act, in relation to
  increasing the term of office of judges of the  New  York  city  civil
  court housing part

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

  Section 1. Subdivision (i) of section 110 of the New York  city  civil
court  act, as amended by chapter 310 of the laws of 1978, is amended to
read as follows:
  (i) Housing judges shall have been admitted to the bar  of  the  state
for  at  least  five years, two years of which shall have been in active
practice. Each housing judge shall serve full-time for [five] TEN years.
Reappointment shall be at the discretion of the administrative judge and
on the basis of the performance, competency and results achieved  during
the preceding term.
  S  2.  This  act  shall take effect immediately and shall apply to the
terms of office of housing judges appointed on or after  such  effective
date.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10932-01-1

S4878A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
New York City Civil Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §110, NYC Civ Ct Act

S4878A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to increasing the term of office of judges of the New York city civil court housing part to ten years upon reappointment after an initial five year term.

S4878A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4878A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4878--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 28, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. YOUNG -- (at request of the Office of Court Adminis-
  tration) -- read twice and ordered printed, and  when  printed  to  be
  committed  to the Committee on Judiciary -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  New  York  city civil court act, in relation to
  increasing the term of office of judges of the  New  York  city  civil
  court housing part

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

  Section 1. Subdivision (i) of section 110 of the New York  city  civil
court  act, as amended by chapter 310 of the laws of 1978, is amended to
read as follows:
  (i) Housing judges shall have been admitted to the bar  of  the  state
for  at  least  five years, two years of which shall have been in active
practice. Each housing judge shall serve full-time for five YEARS EXCEPT
THAT, ONCE A HOUSING JUDGE HAS SERVED A FIVE-YEAR  TERM,  EACH  TERM  IN
SUCH  OFFICE  TO  WHICH HE OR SHE THEREAFTER IS REAPPOINTED SHALL BE FOR
TEN years.  Reappointment shall be at the discretion of the  administra-
tive  judge  and on the basis of the performance, competency and results
achieved during the preceding term.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and  shall  apply  to  the
terms of office of housing judges reappointed on or after such effective
date.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10932-02-1

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