senate Bill S3149A

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to enacting the agreement among the states to elect the president by national popular vote

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 15, 2014 signed chap.19
Apr 14, 2014 delivered to governor
Mar 25, 2014 returned to senate
passed assembly
substituted for a4422a
referred to election law
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 18, 2014 amended on third reading 3149a
Feb 26, 2014 advanced to third reading
Feb 11, 2014 2nd report cal.
Feb 10, 2014 1st report cal.152
Jan 08, 2014 referred to elections
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
Apr 24, 2013 advanced to third reading
Apr 23, 2013 2nd report cal.
Apr 22, 2013 1st report cal.368
Jan 30, 2013 referred to elections

Votes

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Feb 10, 2014 - Elections committee Vote

S3149
7
1
committee
7
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 10, 2014

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

Apr 22, 2013 - Elections committee Vote

S3149
8
1
committee
8
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Apr 22, 2013

nay (1)

Co-Sponsors

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S3149 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4422A
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 12 Title IV §§12-400 & 12-402, El L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A489, S4208
2009-2010: A1580A, A1580B, S2286A

S3149 - Summary

Enacts the agreement among the states to elect the president by national popular vote; creates a compact between the states and the District of Columbia; defines terms.

S3149 - Sponsor Memo

S3149 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3149

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  GRIFFO, PARKER -- 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 enacting the  agreement
  among the states to elect the president by national popular vote

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

  Section 1. Article 12 of the election law is amended by adding  a  new
title 4 to read as follows:
                                 TITLE IV
                 AGREEMENT AMONG THE STATES TO ELECT THE
                   PRESIDENT BY NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE
SECTION 12-400. SHORT TITLE.
        12-402. ADOPTION AND TEXT OF COMPACT.
  S  12-400.  SHORT TITLE. THIS TITLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS
"AGREEMENT AMONG THE STATES TO ELECT THE PRESIDENT BY  NATIONAL  POPULAR
VOTE".
  S 12-402. ADOPTION AND TEXT OF COMPACT. THE AGREEMENT AMONG THE STATES
TO  ELECT  THE PRESIDENT BY NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE IS ADOPTED AND ENACTED
INTO LAW AS FOLLOWS:

                                ARTICLE I
  MEMBERSHIP. ANY STATE OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF  COLUM-
BIA MAY BECOME A MEMBER OF THIS AGREEMENT BY ENACTING THIS AGREEMENT.

                               ARTICLE II
  RIGHT  OF  THE  PEOPLE IN MEMBER STATES TO VOTE FOR PRESIDENT AND VICE
PRESIDENT. EACH MEMBER STATE SHALL CONDUCT A STATEWIDE POPULAR  ELECTION
FOR PRESIDENT AND VICE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES.

                               ARTICLE III

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02626-01-3

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S3149A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4422A
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 12 Title IV §§12-400 & 12-402, El L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A489, S4208
2009-2010: A1580A, A1580B, S2286A

S3149A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the agreement among the states to elect the president by national popular vote; creates a compact between the states and the District of Columbia; defines terms.

S3149A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3149A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3149--A
    Cal. No. 152

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  GRIFFO,  PARKER, BOYLE, GIPSON, HOYLMAN, KRUEGER,
  MAZIARZ, MONTGOMERY, ROBACH -- read twice  and  ordered  printed,  and
  when  printed  to be committed to the Committee on Elections -- recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Elections in accordance with Senate Rule 6,
  sec. 8 -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and
  second report,  ordered  to  a  third  reading,  amended  and  ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT to amend the election law, in relation to enacting the agreement
  among the states to elect the president by national popular vote

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

  Section  1.  Article 12 of the election law is amended by adding a new
title 4 to read as follows:
                                 TITLE IV
                 AGREEMENT AMONG THE STATES TO ELECT THE
                   PRESIDENT BY NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE
SECTION 12-400. SHORT TITLE.
        12-402. ADOPTION AND TEXT OF COMPACT.
  S 12-400. SHORT TITLE. THIS TITLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE  CITED  AS
"AGREEMENT  AMONG  THE STATES TO ELECT THE PRESIDENT BY NATIONAL POPULAR
VOTE".
  S 12-402. ADOPTION AND TEXT OF COMPACT. THE AGREEMENT AMONG THE STATES
TO ELECT THE PRESIDENT BY NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE IS ADOPTED  AND  ENACTED
INTO LAW AS FOLLOWS:

                                ARTICLE I
  MEMBERSHIP.  ANY STATE OF THE UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUM-
BIA MAY BECOME A MEMBER OF THIS AGREEMENT BY ENACTING THIS AGREEMENT.

                               ARTICLE II

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02626-07-4

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