|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 24, 2018||referred to education|
senate Bill S8851
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Education Committee
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S8851 (ACTIVE) - Details
S8851 (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.
S8851 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8851 SPONSOR: JACOBS TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE: Provides for the election of members of the board of Education of the Buffalo city school district in November rather than May. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. amends Subparagraph 3 of paragraph d of Section 2553 of the education law to provide for school board elections for the City of Buffalo to be held in November, and sets forth new dates relating to the process for such election. This section makes further provisions for the transition relating to elections for school board being held in Novem-
S8851 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8851 I N S E N A T E May 24, 2018 ___________ Introduced by Sen. JACOBS -- 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 NINETEEN, 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 SECOND, TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN. A petition sent by mail in an envelope postmarked prior to midnight on [April ninth, nine- teen hundred seventy-four] OCTOBER SECOND, TWO THOUSAND NINETEEN, 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 NINETEEN 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 each member of such board from a city school subdistrict shall be three EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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