Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2014||
referred to elections
|Apr 17, 2013||
referred to elections
Senate Bill S4669
2013-2014 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Elections Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2013-S4669 (ACTIVE) - Details
2013-S4669 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4669 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the election law and the town law, in relation to elections; and to repeal section 6-200 of the election law relating to village elections PURPOSE: Provides that all town and village elections shall be held on election day in November in even-numbered years. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends subdivision 1 of section 6-202 of the election law to provide that the primary election for village offices shall be held on the first Tuesday after the second Monday in September before the general election in even-numbered years. Section 2 amends paragraphs a and b of subdivision 1 of section 15-104 of the election law to provide that general village elections shall be held on the Tuesday next succeeding the first Monday in November in even-numbered years. Section 3 repeals section 6-200 of the election law relating to village elections.
2013-S4669 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4669 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 17, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Elections AN ACT to amend the election law and the town law, in relation to elections; and to repeal section 6-200 of the election law relating to village elections THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 6-202 of the election law, as added by chapter 359 of the laws of 1989, is amended to read as follows: 1. Party nominations of candidates for village offices in any county shall be made at a party caucus or at a primary election, as the rules of the county committee, heretofore or hereafter adopted consistent with the provisions of this chapter shall provide. If the rules of the county committee of any political party provide that party nominations for village offices of that party in any or all villages in the county shall be made at a village primary election, such primary election shall be held [forty-nine days prior to the date of the village election] THE FIRST TUESDAY AFTER THE SECOND MONDAY IN SEPTEMBER BEFORE EVERY GENERAL ELECTION IN AN EVEN-NUMBERED YEAR UNLESS OTHERWISE CHANGED BY AN ACT OF THE LEGISLATURE. In the event there is no village committee with a chairman, the chairman of the county committee, or such other person or body as the rules of such committee may provide, shall designate an enrolled member of the party who is a qualified voter of the village as the village election chairman. The chairman of the county committee of each party in which nominations in any village are made at a primary election shall file with the board of elections, at least one week before the first day to file designating petitions for such primary elections, a list of the name and address of the chairman of the village committee or the village election chairman in each such village. Such village chairman shall have general party responsibility for the conduct of the village caucus or primary election. Such nominations shall be EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD08379-02-3
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