assembly Bill A2448

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides that members of N.Y. city community boards need only be 16 years of age to be appointed to such board

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

do you support this legislation?

You must fill out the form below in order to vote on this bill. X

To vote Aye or Nay you must login or fill out the fields below for the senator to have an accurate account of the support or opposition to this bill.

More information?
Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.
Use this box to enter a message to your senator.


view actions (16)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 11, 2014 signed chap.251
Aug 01, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2014 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1691
substituted for s4142
Jun 18, 2014 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 17, 2014 ordered to third reading rules cal.432
rules report cal.432
Jun 03, 2014 reported referred to rules
Jan 08, 2014 referred to governmental operations
Jun 04, 2013 reported referred to rules
Jan 15, 2013 referred to governmental operations


view votes


view all co-sponsors

A2448 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3, Pub Off L; amd §2800, NYC Chart
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A5959, S3995
2009-2010: A8749, S807

A2448 - Summary

Provides that members of community boards in NYC need only be 16 years of age to be appointed to such board.

A2448 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 15, 2013

  Multi-Sponsored by -- M.  of A. GOTTFRIED, HEASTIE --  read  once  and
  referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN  ACT  to amend the public officers law and the New York city charter,
  in relation to allowing  certain  individuals  to  become  members  of
  community boards in the city of New York


  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 3 of the public officers  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  44  of  the  laws  of  1982, is amended to read as
  1. No person shall be capable of holding a civil office who shall not,
at the time he OR SHE shall be chosen thereto, have attained the age  of
eighteen  years,  except that in the case of youth boards, youth commis-
sions [or], recreation commissions, OR COMMUNITY BOARDS IN THE  CITY  OF
NEW  YORK  only,  members of such boards or commissions may be under the
age of eighteen years, but must have attained the age of  sixteen  years
on  or  before  appointment  to such youth board, youth commission [or],
recreation commission, OR COMMUNITY BOARD IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK, be  a
citizen  of  the  United States, a resident of the state, and if it be a
local office, a resident  of  the  political  subdivision  or  municipal
corporation  of the state for which he OR SHE shall be chosen, or within
which the electors electing him OR HER reside, or within  which  his  OR
HER  official  functions are required to be exercised, or who shall have
been or shall be convicted of a violation of the selective draft act  of
the  United  States, enacted May eighteenth, nineteen hundred seventeen,
or the acts amendatory or supplemental thereto, or of the federal selec-
tive training and service act of nineteen  hundred  forty  or  the  acts
amendatory thereof or supplemental thereto.

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

A. 2448                             2


Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.