senate Bill S6870

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides for the establishment of a separate office of family court judge for the county of Essex

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 22, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 03, 2018 referred to judiciary
Sep 06, 2017 referred to rules

Votes

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May 22, 2018 - Judiciary committee Vote

S6870
20
0
committee
20
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S6870 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8692
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §131, Fam Ct Act
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S2023, A4656

S6870 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the establishment of a separate office of family court judge for the county of Essex.

S6870 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6870 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6870

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            September 6, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the family court act,  in  relation  to  establishing  a
  separate office of judge of the family court for the county of Essex

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

  Section 1. Section 131 of the family court act is amended by adding  a
new subdivision (w) to read as follows:
  (W)  THERE SHALL BE A SEPARATE OFFICE OF JUDGE OF THE FAMILY COURT FOR
THE COUNTY OF ESSEX AND  THE  COMPENSATION  PAYABLE  FOR  SUCH  SEPARATE
OFFICE  OF  JUDGE  OF  THE FAMILY COURT SHALL BE THE SAME AS THE COMPEN-
SATION PAYABLE TO THE JUDGE OF THE COUNTY COURT OF THE COUNTY OF ESSEX.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately  except  that  the  family
court judge for the county of Essex provided for in this act shall first
be elected at the general election to be held in November 2018 and shall
first take office January 1, 2019.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13372-01-7

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