assembly Bill A6732A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires campaign finance information of certain candidates or committees to be filed on an electronic reporting system

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 20, 2018 referred to elections
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 16, 2018 amended on third reading 6732a
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.470
returned to assembly
died in senate
Jun 19, 2017 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 15, 2017 ordered to third reading rules cal.388
rules report cal.388
reported
Jun 14, 2017 reported referred to rules
Jun 07, 2017 reported referred to ways and means
Jun 06, 2017 reported referred to codes
Mar 16, 2017 referred to election law

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A6732 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5455
Current Committee:
Senate Elections
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§14-102 & 14-104, El L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A1641, S3903

A6732 - Summary

Requires campaign finance information of certain candidates or committees to be filed on an electronic reporting system.

A6732 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6732

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 16, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the election law,  in  relation  to  requiring  campaign
  finance information of certain candidates or committees to be filed on
  an electronic reporting system

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 4 and 5 of section 14-102 of the election law,
subdivision 4 as amended and subdivision 5 as added by  chapter  406  of
the laws of 2005, are amended to read as follows:
  4.  Any  committee which is required to file statements with any board
of elections pursuant to this article [and which  raises  or  spends  or
expects to raise or spend more than one thousand dollars in any calendar
year]  shall file all such statements pursuant to the electronic report-
ing system prescribed by the state board of elections as  set  forth  in
subdivision nine-A of section 3-102 of this chapter. Notwithstanding the
provisions  of this subdivision, upon the filing of a sworn statement by
the treasurer of a political committee which states that such  political
committee  does  not  have  access to the technology necessary to comply
with the electronic filing requirements of subdivision nine-A of section
3-102 of this chapter and that filing by such means would  constitute  a
substantial  hardship  for  such political committee, the state board of
elections may issue an exemption from the electronic filing requirements
of this article.
  [5. Any committee which is required to  file  statements  pursuant  to
this  article with county boards of elections shall file in paper format
to the county board of elections or in electronic format if the legisla-
tive body of any county provides, by local  law,  an  electronic  filing
system and shall file such statements by electronic reporting process to
the state board of elections.]

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10346-01-7

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Multi-Sponsors

A6732A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5455
Current Committee:
Senate Elections
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§14-102 & 14-104, El L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A1641, S3903

A6732A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires campaign finance information of certain candidates or committees to be filed on an electronic reporting system.

A6732A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6732--A
                                                        Cal. No. 470

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. SEAWRIGHT, ORTIZ, GOTTFRIED, HARRIS -- Multi-
  Sponsored by -- M.  of A. CARROLL -- read once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee  on  Election Law -- ordered to a third reading, amended and
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the election law,  in  relation  to  requiring  campaign
  finance information of certain candidates or committees to be filed on
  an electronic reporting system

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

  Section 1. Subdivisions 4 and 5 of section 14-102 of the election law,
subdivision 4 as amended and subdivision 5 as added by  chapter  406  of
the laws of 2005, are amended to read as follows:
  4.  Any  committee which is required to file statements with any board
of elections pursuant to this article [and which  raises  or  spends  or
expects to raise or spend more than one thousand dollars in any calendar
year]  shall file all such statements pursuant to the electronic report-
ing system prescribed by the state board of elections as  set  forth  in
subdivision nine-A of section 3-102 of this chapter. Notwithstanding the
provisions  of this subdivision, upon the filing of a sworn statement by
the treasurer of a political committee which states that such  political
committee  does  not  have  access to the technology necessary to comply
with the electronic filing requirements of subdivision nine-A of section
3-102 of this chapter and that filing by such means would  constitute  a
substantial  hardship  for  such political committee, the state board of
elections may issue an exemption from the electronic filing requirements
of this article.
  [5. Any committee which is required to  file  statements  pursuant  to
this  article with county boards of elections shall file in paper format
to the county board of elections or in electronic format if the legisla-
tive body of any county provides, by local  law,  an  electronic  filing

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