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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to education|
|Feb 21, 2013||referred to education|
senate Bill S3826
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S3826 - Details
S3826 - Summary
Relates to clarifying the form and content of designating petitions for the office of board of education member for the city school district of the city of Albany.
S3826 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S3826 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to petitions for the office of board of education of the city school district of the city of Albany PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To simplify the designating petitions for the office of board of education member for the city school district of the city of Albany and make them more consistent with current law. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends paragraph e of subdivision 9 of section 2502 of the education law Section 2: Amends paragraph f of subdivision 9 of section 2502 of the education law Section 3: Amends paragraph g of section 2502 of the education law Section 4: Effective date JUSTIFICATION: This legislation will modernize the petitions used for election of candidates to the Board of Education of the City School District of Albany as well as the Board of Trustees of the Albany
S3826 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ S. 3826 A. 5182 2013-2014 Regular Sessions S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y February 21, 2013 ___________ IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered print- ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Education IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. FAHY, McDONALD -- read once and referred to the Committee on Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to petitions for the office of board of education of the city school district of the city of Albany THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph e of subdivision 9 of section 2502 of the educa- tion law, as added by chapter 65 of the laws of 1972, is amended to read as follows: e. 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 Albany [who were registered to vote therein at the last preceding general election]. The sheets of such a 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 residence[, the residence from which he was registered at the time of the last preceding general election, the ward of such residence at such time, the election district thereof at such time. A signer need not himself fill in the date, residence or residences, ward or election district. The election district of the signer to be filled 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]. A SIGNER NEED ONLY PLACE HIS OR EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07068-01-3
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