senate Bill S7097

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to designating petitions

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A9407 -


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 09, 2014 signed chap.20
May 07, 2014 delivered to governor
returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.598
substituted for s7097
May 07, 2014 substituted by a9407
ordered to third reading cal.598
Apr 25, 2014 referred to rules

S7097 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9407
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง2-120, 6-104 & 6-134, El L

S7097 - Summary

Relates to designating petitions.

S7097 - Sponsor Memo

S7097 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 7097                                                  A. 9407

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             April 25, 2014
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. FELDER -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. SILVER -- read once  and  referred
  to the Committee on Election Law

AN  ACT to amend the election law, in relation to designating petitions;
  and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration there-
  of

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of  section 2-120 of the election law, as
amended by chapter 79 of the  laws  of  1992,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  1.  The  chairman of the county committee of each party or such person
as may be designated by the rules of the  county  committee  shall  file
with  the  board  of elections not later than two weeks before the first
day on which designating petitions for a primary election may be signed,
a statement of the party positions to be filled by such  party  at  such
primary  election, and the number of persons to be elected to each posi-
tion; provided, however, that failure to file such statement  shall  not
be  construed as a prerequisite to filing designating petitions for such
position; PROVIDED FURTHER, HOWEVER, THAT IN THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND FOUR-
TEEN, SUCH STATEMENT SHALL BE FILED NO LATER  THAN  MAY  TWENTIETH,  TWO
THOUSAND FOURTEEN.
  S 2. Subdivision 6 of section 6-104 of the election law, as amended by
chapter 79 of the laws of 1992, is amended to read as follows:
  6.  The  meeting of the state committee for the purpose of designating
candidates shall be held not earlier than  twenty-one  days  before  the
first day to sign designating petitions and not later than the first day
to sign designating petitions for the primary election, PROVIDED, HOWEV-
ER,  THAT  IN THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN, SUCH MEETING SHALL BE HELD
NOT EARLIER THAN MAY THIRTEENTH, TWO THOUSAND  FOURTEEN  AND  NOT  LATER
THAN JUNE THIRD, TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14666-03-4

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