senate Bill S171

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to computer programs utilized by the state board of elections

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to elections
Jan 09, 2013 referred to elections

S171 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A237
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-102, El L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S40, A5882
2009-2010: S4547, A990

S171 - Summary

Relates to requiring the state board of elections to utilize computer programs for certain online filings which are compatible with widely used programs.

S171 - Sponsor Memo

S171 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   171

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- 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  requiring  widely
  compatible software electronic filing of campaign receipts and expend-
  itures

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 9-A of section  3-102  of  the
election  law, as amended by chapter 406 of the laws of 2005, is amended
to read as follows:
  (a) develop an electronic reporting system to process  the  statements
of campaign receipts, contributions, transfers and expenditures required
to  be  filed  with any board of elections pursuant to the provisions of
sections 14-102 and 14-104 of this  chapter  WHICH  IS  COMPATIBLE  WITH
WIDELY  USED COMPUTER PROGRAMS WHICH PROCESS AND STORE INFORMATION SIMI-
LAR TO THAT WHICH IS REQUIRED BY SUCH SECTIONS;
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00299-01-3

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