|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 18, 2011||signed chap.147|
|Jul 08, 2011||delivered to governor|
|Jun 17, 2011||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.425
substituted for a8363
referred to election law
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1360
|Jun 14, 2011||referred to rules|
senate Bill S5753Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S5753 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Election Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§8-100, 6-158, 4-110, 4-114, 10-108 & 11-204, add §§2-122-a & 2-122-b, El L
S5753 - Summary
Provides for the election of delegates to a national party convention or a national party conference; relates to electing delegates to a national party convention or conference.
S5753 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S5753 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the election law, in relation to the conducting of the presidential primary, to provide for the election of delegates to a national party convention or a national party conference in 2012, and the "Presidential" and "Fall" primary in such year; to amend the election law, in relation to electing delegates to a national party convention; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof PURPOSE: This bill would amend certain provisions of the Election Law to schedule the presidential primary election for April 24, 2012, provide for the political parties' statutory options for the election of delegates and alternate delegates to their respective national party conventions, and ensure the State's compliance with the federal MOVE Act, which requires that ballots be transmitted to overseas and military voters at least 45 days before such election. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill would amend subdivision 1 of section 8-100 of the Election Law to provide for the presidential primary on April 24, 2012.
S5753 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5753 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E June 14, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. O'MARA -- (at request of the Governor) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to the conducting of the presidential primary, to provide for the election of delegates to a national party convention or a national party conference in 2012, and the "Presidential" and "Fall" primary in such year; to amend the election law, in relation to electing delegates to a national party convention; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expi- ration thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 8-100 of the election law, as amended by chapter 17 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows: (a) A primary election, to be known as the fall primary, shall be held on the first Tuesday after the second Monday in September before every general election unless otherwise changed by an act of the legislature. MEMBERS OF STATE AND COUNTY COMMITTEES AND ASSEMBLY DISTRICT LEADERS AND ASSOCIATE ASSEMBLY DISTRICT LEADERS AND ALL OTHER PARTY POSITIONS TO BE ELECTED SHALL BE ELECTED AT THE FALL PRIMARY AND ALL NOMINATIONS FOR PUBLIC OFFICE REQUIRED TO BE MADE AT A PRIMARY ELECTION IN SUCH YEAR SHALL BE MADE AT THE FALL PRIMARY. In [each] THE year TWO THOUSAND TWELVE in which electors of president and vice president of the United States are to be elected, an additional primary election, to be known as the [spring] PRESIDENTIAL primary, shall be held on [the first Tuesday in February] APRIL TWENTY-FOURTH, TWO THOUSAND TWELVE, unless otherwise changed by an act of the legislature, for the purpose of electing deleg- ates to the national convention[, members of state and county committees and assembly district leaders and associate assembly district leaders]. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD12063-03-1
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