senate Bill S868A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for election of members of the board of education of the Buffalo city school district in November rather than May

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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 11, 2014 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 19, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 14, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 13, 2014 1st report cal.691
Jan 09, 2014 print number 868a
amend and recommit to education
Jan 08, 2014 referred to education
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 29, 2013 referred to education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 23, 2013 advanced to third reading
May 22, 2013 2nd report cal.
May 21, 2013 1st report cal.642
Jan 09, 2013 referred to education

Votes

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May 13, 2014 - Education committee Vote

S868A
12
6
committee
12
Aye
6
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 21, 2013 - Education committee Vote

S868
13
3
committee
13
Aye
3
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

Original
A (Active)
Original
A (Active)

S868 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3566A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2553, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2478A, A10634
2009-2010: A6028A

S868 - Summary

Provides for the election of members of the board of education of the Buffalo city school district in November rather than in May; creates a timetable for the electoral proceedings therefor; extends the terms of current members of such board to the last day of December rather than June; provides for future terms to run from January through December  (view more) and staggers terms.

S868 - Sponsor Memo

S868 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   868

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the education law, in  relation  to  providing  for  the
  election  of  members  of  the  board of education of the Buffalo city
  school district in November

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

  Section  1. Subparagraph 3 of paragraph d and paragraphs n, o and p of
subdivision 10 of section 2553 of the education law, subparagraph  3  of
paragraph  d  and paragraphs n and o as added by chapter 242 of the laws
of 1974 and paragraph p as amended by chapter 95 of the  laws  of  1979,
are amended to read as follows:
  (3)    For  the  election held in [May, nineteen hundred seventy-four]
NOVEMBER, TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN, such petition shall  be  deemed  to  be
timely  filed  for such election if filed with the clerk of the board of
elections of Erie county on or before  [April  ninth,  nineteen  hundred
seventy-four] OCTOBER FOURTH, TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN.  A petition sent by
mail  in an envelope postmarked prior to midnight on [April ninth, nine-
teen hundred seventy-four] OCTOBER FOURTH, TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN,  shall
be  deemed  to be timely filed when received.  Written objection to such
petition shall be filed within [two] THREE days after the [date this act
shall have become a law] LAST DAY TO FILE THE  PETITION  and  specifica-
tions  of  the  grounds  of the objections shall be filed with the board
within [one day] SIX DAYS after the filing of the objection and institu-
tion of court proceedings relating thereto shall be commenced not  later
than [May second, nineteen hundred seventy-four] FOURTEEN DAYS AFTER THE
LAST  DAY  TO  FILE THE PETITION OR WITHIN THREE BUSINESS DAYS AFTER THE
BOARD OF ELECTIONS MAKES A DETERMINATION OF INVALIDITY WITH  RESPECT  TO
SUCH PETITION, WHICHEVER IS LATER.
  n.  [The]  FOR  MEMBERS ELECTED IN NOVEMBER, TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN THE
TERM OF OFFICE FOR EACH MEMBER OF SUCH BOARD FROM A CITY SCHOOL  SUBDIS-
TRICT  SHALL BE TWO YEARS, AND FOR EACH MEMBER ELECTED AT LARGE SHALL BE
FOUR YEARS AND UPON THE EXPIRATION OF SUCH TERMS, THE term of office  of

S868A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3566A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2553, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2478A, A10634
2009-2010: A6028A

S868A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the election of members of the board of education of the Buffalo city school district in November rather than in May; creates a timetable for the electoral proceedings therefor; extends the terms of current members of such board to the last day of December rather than June; provides for future terms to run from January through December  (view more) and staggers terms.

S868A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S868A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 868--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the education law, in  relation  to  providing  for  the
  election  of  members  of  the  board of education of the Buffalo city
  school district in November

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

  Section  1. Subparagraph 3 of paragraph d and paragraphs n, o and p of
subdivision 10 of section 2553 of the education law, subparagraph  3  of
paragraph  d  and paragraphs n and o as added by chapter 242 of the laws
of 1974 and paragraph p as amended by chapter 95 of the  laws  of  1979,
are amended to read as follows:
  (3)    For  the  election held in [May, nineteen hundred seventy-four]
NOVEMBER, TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN, such petition shall  be  deemed  to  be
timely  filed  for such election if filed with the clerk of the board of
elections of Erie county on or before  [April  ninth,  nineteen  hundred
seventy-four]  OCTOBER THIRD, TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN.  A petition sent by
mail in an envelope postmarked prior to midnight on [April ninth,  nine-
teen  hundred  seventy-four] OCTOBER THIRD, TWO THOUSAND FOURTEEN, shall
be deemed to be timely filed when received.  Written objection  to  such
petition shall be filed within [two] THREE days after the [date this act
shall  have  become  a law] LAST DAY TO FILE THE PETITION and specifica-
tions of the grounds of the objections shall be  filed  with  the  board
within [one day] SIX DAYS after the filing of the objection and institu-
tion  of court proceedings relating thereto shall be commenced not later
than [May second, nineteen hundred seventy-four] FOURTEEN DAYS AFTER THE
LAST DAY TO FILE THE PETITION OR WITHIN THREE BUSINESS  DAYS  AFTER  THE

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

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