senate Bill S7605

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to Buffalo city school district petitions for nomination of school board members

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 17, 2012 signed chap.431
Aug 06, 2012 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2012 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.137
substituted for a10407
Jun 13, 2012 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1222
Jun 06, 2012 referred to rules

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S7605 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10407
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง2553, Ed L

S7605 - Summary

Relates to Buffalo city school district petitions for nomination of school board members.

S7605 - Sponsor Memo

S7605 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7605

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 6, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GRISANTI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to  Buffalo  city  school
  district petitions for nomination of school board members

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

  Section 1. Paragraphs f and g of subdivision 10 of section 2553 of the
education law, as added by chapter 242 of the laws of 1974, are  amended
to read as follows:
  f.  Petitions for the nomination of members of such school board shall
be on white paper containing the required signatures of qualified voters
of the city of Buffalo. The sheets of such petition  shall  be  numbered
consecutively,  beginning  with  number  one, at the foot of each sheet.
Such a petition must set forth in every instance  the  correct  date  of
signing,  the  full name of the signer[,] AND his [present] OR HER resi-
dence[, the residence from which he was registered at the  time  of  the
last  preceding general election, if he was registered at that time, the
city school subdistrict of such residence at such time and the  election
district  thereof  at  such  time. A signer need not himself fill in the
date, residence or  residences,  city  school  subdistrict  or  election
district.   The election district of the signer to be filed in the peti-
tion shall be the election district in effect at the time  of  the  last
preceding  general  election. If the residence from which the signer was
registered at the time of the last preceding  general  election  is  the
same  as  his present residence, the word "same" may be written, instead
of repeating the place of residence. If the signer was not registered at
the time of the last general election, he shall write "not registered at
that time."]. A SIGNER NEED ONLY PLACE HIS OR  HER  SIGNATURE  UPON  THE
PETITION,  AND  NEED  NOT  HIMSELF OR HERSELF FILL IN THE OTHER REQUIRED
INFORMATION.
  g. Each sheet of such a petition shall be signed in ink and  shall  be
substantially in the following form:
  I,  the  undersigned, do hereby state that I am a duly qualified voter
of the city of Buffalo, that my [present] place  of  residence  [and  my

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

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