senate Bill S4051A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for a referendum on the question "Do you support the division of New York into two separate states?"

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 10, 2014 print number 4051a
amend and recommit to elections
Jan 08, 2014 referred to elections
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
Jun 11, 2013 advanced to third reading
Jun 10, 2013 2nd report cal.
Jun 05, 2013 1st report cal.1150
Mar 06, 2013 referred to elections

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S4051 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A391A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Elections
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S712, A1964
2009-2010: S3526, A8213

S4051 - Summary

Provides for a referendum on the question "Do you support the division of New York into two separate states?"

S4051 - Sponsor Memo

S4051 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4051

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 6, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Elections

AN ACT to provide for a referendum on the question "Do you  support  the
  division of New York into two separate states?"; and providing for the
  repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. At the request of the county legislature or  other  similar
governing  body  of any county, there shall be submitted by the board of
elections of such county to the voters  of  such  county  at  a  general
election held on or before December 31, 2014 the following question: "Do
you support the division of New York into two separate states?"
  S  2.  Such  question shall be submitted in the manner provided in the
election law, and the provisions of such law, not inconsistent with this
act, relating to the submission of  and  to  the  taking,  counting  and
returning of the vote and canvassing the results upon a question submit-
ted  pursuant to law to the voters of the state shall apply to the ques-
tion herein required to be submitted. The ballots shall be in such  form
as  prescribed  by  such  law.  When  a  board of elections   shall have
completed its canvass of the results of the vote upon such question,  it
shall  forthwith  certify  the results of the vote upon such question to
the secretary of the senate and clerk of the assembly.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately and shall  expire  January
1,  2015  when upon such date the provisions of this act shall be deemed
repealed.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00142-01-3

Co-Sponsors

S4051A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A391A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Elections
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S712, A1964
2009-2010: S3526, A8213

S4051A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for a referendum on the question "Do you support the division of New York into two separate states?"

S4051A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4051A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4051--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 6, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. ROBACH, MAZIARZ, NOZZOLIO -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and  when  printed  to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on
  Elections  --  recommitted to the Committee on Elections in accordance
  with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to provide for a referendum on the question "Do you support the
  division of New York into two separate states?"; and providing for the
  repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section  1.  At the request of the county legislature or other similar
governing body of any county, there shall be submitted by the  board  of
elections  of  such  county  to  the  voters of such county at a general
election held on or before December 31, 2015 the following question: "Do
you support the division of New York into two separate states?"
  S 2. Such question shall be submitted in the manner  provided  in  the
election law, and the provisions of such law, not inconsistent with this
act,  relating  to  the  submission  of  and to the taking, counting and
returning of the vote and canvassing the results upon a question submit-
ted pursuant to law to the voters of the state shall apply to the  ques-
tion  herein required to be submitted. The ballots shall be in such form
as prescribed by such law.  When  a  board  of  elections    shall  have
completed  its canvass of the results of the vote upon such question, it
shall forthwith certify the results of the vote upon  such  question  to
the secretary of the senate and clerk of the assembly.
  S  3.  This act shall take effect immediately and shall expire January
1, 2016 when upon such date the provisions of this act shall  be  deemed
repealed.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00142-02-4

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