senate Bill S2793

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to election inspectors at poll sites

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
Feb 27, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 13, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 12, 2018 1st report cal.457
Jan 03, 2018 referred to elections
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 21, 2017 referred to election law
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 24, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 23, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 22, 2017 1st report cal.1083
Jan 17, 2017 referred to elections

Votes

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Feb 12, 2018 - Elections committee Vote

S2793
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Elections Committee Vote: Feb 12, 2018

May 22, 2017 - Elections committee Vote

S2793
6
1
committee
6
Aye
1
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Elections Committee Vote: May 22, 2017

nay (1)
aye wr (2)

S2793 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A16
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-400, El L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S3485
2015-2016: S3680, S7073, A7959

S2793 - Summary

Relates to election inspectors at poll sites; requires at least one inspector of each major political party to be present at all times polls are open; does not require the same inspectors to be there the entire time.

S2793 - Sponsor Memo

S2793 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2793

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to election inspectors  at
  poll sites

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 7 of section 3-400  of  the  election  law,  as
added by chapter 5 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  7. The board of elections may employ election inspectors to work half-
day  shifts with adjusted compensation, provided, however, that at least
one inspector from each of the two major political parties is present at
the poll site [for the entire time] AT ALL  TIMES  that  the  polls  are
open.    Each  county  board  of elections shall prescribe the necessary
rules and procedures to ensure proper poll site operation.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01661-01-7

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