senate Bill S5411A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to elections of fire district officers in the Arlington fire district

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status -


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

do you support this legislation?

You must fill out the form below in order to support or oppose this bill. X

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.

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.

Actions

view actions (11)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to local government
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 21, 2013 referred to local governments
Jun 20, 2013 delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 12, 2013 amended on third reading 5411a
Jun 10, 2013 advanced to third reading
Jun 05, 2013 2nd report cal.
Jun 04, 2013 1st report cal.1075
May 16, 2013 referred to local government

S5411 - Details

Law Section:
Town Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §175, Town L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7777

S5411 - Summary

Establishes that elections of fire district officers in the Arlington fire district, Dutchess county, shall be held on the first Tuesday next succeeding the first Monday in November.

S5411 - Sponsor Memo

S5411 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5411

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GIPSON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the town law, in relation to elections of fire  district
  officers in the Arlington fire district, Dutchess county

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 175 of the town law, as amended by
chapter 334 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  1. An annual election shall be held  in  each  fire  district  on  the
second Tuesday in December, except that:
  (A)  in  the  Ocean  Bay  Park  fire  district,  the  Lonelyville fire
district, the Davis Park fire district, the Cherry Grove fire  district,
the  Fair  Harbor fire district and the Fire Island Pines fire district,
Suffolk county, such annual election shall be held on the second Tuesday
in July[, except that];
  (B) in the town of Salisbury, Herkimer county, AND  IN  THE  ARLINGTON
FIRE  DISTRICT,  DUTCHESS  COUNTY, such annual election shall be held on
the Tuesday next succeeding  the  first  Monday  in  November  from  six
o'clock  in  the  morning  until nine o'clock in the evening [and except
that]; AND
  (C) in  the  Belfast  fire  district,  Allegany  county,  such  annual
election  shall  be  held on the first Tuesday in December. The board of
fire commissioners shall give notice thereof by  the  publication  of  a
notice  once  in  one or more newspapers having a general circulation in
the district. The first publication of such notice  shall  be  not  less
than  twenty-seven  days and not more than thirty-four days prior to the
date of such election. Such notice shall specify the time when  and  the
place where such election will be held, the officers to be elected ther-
eat and their terms of office, and the hours during which the polls will
be  open for the receipt of ballots. The secretary of such fire district
shall prepare the ballots for all elections of  fire  district  officers

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10971-01-3

S5411A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Town Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §175, Town L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S7777

S5411A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes that elections of fire district officers in the Arlington fire district, Dutchess county, shall be held on the first Tuesday next succeeding the first Monday in November.

S5411A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5411A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5411--A
    Cal. No. 1075

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GIPSON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Local  Government  --
  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 town law, in relation to elections of fire district
  officers in the Arlington fire district, Dutchess county

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 175 of the town law, as amended by
chapter 334 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  1.  An  annual  election  shall  be  held in each fire district on the
second Tuesday in December, except that:
  (A) in  the  Ocean  Bay  Park  fire  district,  the  Lonelyville  fire
district,  the Davis Park fire district, the Cherry Grove fire district,
the Fair Harbor fire district and the Fire Island Pines  fire  district,
Suffolk county, such annual election shall be held on the second Tuesday
in July[, except that];
  (B)  in  the  town of Salisbury, Herkimer county, AND IN THE ARLINGTON
FIRE DISTRICT, DUTCHESS COUNTY, such annual election shall  be  held  on
the  Tuesday  next  succeeding  the  first  Monday  in November from six
o'clock in the morning until nine o'clock in  the  evening  [and  except
that]; AND
  (C)  in  the  Belfast  fire  district,  Allegany  county,  such annual
election shall be held on the first Tuesday in December.
  The board of fire commissioners  shall  give  notice  thereof  by  the
publication  of a notice once in one or more newspapers having a general
circulation in the district. The first publication of such notice  shall
be  not  less  than twenty-seven days and not more than thirty-four days
prior to the date of such election. Such notice shall specify  the  time
when  and the place where such election will be held, the officers to be
elected thereat and their terms of office, and the  hours  during  which
the polls will be open for the receipt of ballots. The secretary of such
fire  district  shall  prepare  the  ballots  for  all elections of fire

Comments

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 nysenate.gov 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.