assembly Bill A7518

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the elimination of duplicate electronic filing

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May 02, 2018 referred to elections
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Apr 26, 2018 advanced to third reading cal.793
Apr 24, 2018 reported
Jan 03, 2018 referred to election law
Apr 28, 2017 referred to election law

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A7518 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Elections
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Add §14-105, El L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A1740

A7518 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the elimination of duplicate electronic filings.

A7518 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7518

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 27, 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  satisfying  filing
  requirements

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

  Section 1. The election law is amended by adding a new section  14-105
to read as follows:
  § 14-105. ELIMINATION OF DUPLICATE ELECTRONIC FILING. 1. ANY CANDIDATE
OR  AUTHORIZED POLITICAL COMMITTEE OF A CANDIDATE REQUIRED TO FILE ELEC-
TRONICALLY WITH THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS SHALL  BE  DEEMED  TO  HAVE
SATISFIED SUCH FILING REQUIREMENTS UPON MAKING ELECTRONIC FILINGS WITH A
LOCAL  CAMPAIGN  FINANCE  BOARD,  PROVIDED  THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS
DETERMINES: (I) THE FILING FORMAT, STANDARDS AND  REVIEW  AND  AUDIT  OF
FILINGS  OF  SUCH CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD MEET OR EXCEED THE REQUIREMENTS
IMPOSED BY THIS ARTICLE; AND (II) THE CAMPAIGN FINANCE  FILING  DATA  OF
SUCH  LOCAL  CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD IS PUBLICLY AVAILABLE IN A MANNER AT
LEAST SUBSTANTIALLY EQUIVALENT TO THE BOARD OF ELECTIONS PUBLICATION  OF
CAMPAIGN  FINANCE  FILINGS;  AND (III) SUCH LOCAL CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD
WILL PROVIDE THE  CHIEF  ENFORCEMENT  COUNSEL  OF  THE  STATE  BOARD  OF
ELECTIONS NOTICE OF FILING DELINQUENCIES AND NON-FILINGS.
  2.  IF  THE  STATE  BOARD  OF  ELECTIONS  PERMITS FILINGS WITH A LOCAL
CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD TO BE DEEMED FILINGS  WITH  THE  STATE  BOARD  OF
ELECTIONS,  SUCH BOARD SHALL PROVIDE A LINK ON ITS WEBSITE TO THE PUBLIC
DISCLOSURE AND SEARCH FUNCTIONS OF THE WEBSITE OF  SUCH  LOCAL  CAMPAIGN
FINANCE BOARD.
  3.  A  DETERMINATION  PERMITTING FILINGS WITH A LOCAL CAMPAIGN FINANCE
BOARD TO BE DEEMED FILINGS WITH THE STATE BOARD OF  ELECTIONS  SHALL  BE
REVOKED  UPON  A  DETERMINATION THAT THE LOCAL CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD NO
LONGER COMPLIES WITH ANY OF THE CRITERIA ENUMERATED IN  PARAGRAPHS  (I),
(II) AND (III) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION.
  §  2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.