senate Bill S5071

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Enlarges the definition of the term election for certain purposes

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to elections
Jun 24, 2011 committed to rules
Jun 13, 2011 advanced to third reading
Jun 07, 2011 2nd report cal.
Jun 06, 2011 1st report cal.1029
May 03, 2011 referred to elections

Votes

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Jun 6, 2011 - Elections committee Vote

S5071
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Elections Committee Vote: Jun 6, 2011

S5071 - Details

Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง14-100, El L

S5071 - Summary

Enlarges the definition of the term "election" for certain purposes.

S5071 - Sponsor Memo

S5071 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5071

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LAVALLE -- 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  enlarging  the  defi-
  nition of the term "election" for certain purposes

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 11 of section 14-100 of the  election  law,  as
added  by chapter 8 of the laws of 1978 and redesignated by chapter 9 of
the laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
  11. "election" means all general, special and primary  elections,  but
shall  not include elections provided for pursuant to the education law,
special district elections, fire district elections or library  district
elections  EXCEPT  THAT  IT  SHALL  INCLUDE SCHOOL DISTRICT BUDGET VOTES
PURSUANT TO SECTIONS TWO  THOUSAND  TWENTY-TWO  AND  TWENTY-SIX  HUNDRED
ONE-A OF THE EDUCATION LAW.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10847-01-1

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