assembly Bill A6907A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Permits boards of elections to engage election inspectors to split shifts, their compensation to be adjusted accordingly

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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 12, 2017 signed chap.293
Aug 31, 2017 delivered to governor
May 22, 2017 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.311
substituted for s443a
May 15, 2017 referred to elections
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 11, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.356
May 09, 2017 reported
Apr 24, 2017 print number 6907a
Apr 24, 2017 amend and recommit to election law
Mar 24, 2017 referred to election law

A6907 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S443
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-400, El L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1097
2011-2012: S756
2013-2014: S2191
2015-2016: S3007

A6907 - Summary

Permits boards of elections to allow election inspectors to work split shifts; their compensation shall be adjusted accordingly.

A6907 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6907

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 24, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to  amend  the election law, in relation to permitting election
  inspectors to split shifts

  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] EVERY board of  elections  may  [employ]  AUTHORIZE  election
inspectors  to  work  [half-day]  SPLIT  shifts with [adjusted] PRORATED
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 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 on the one hundred eightieth day after
it  shall  have  become  a law; provided that each board of elections is
authorized to promulgate any rules necessary to implement the provisions
of this act on or before such effective date.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05852-01-7

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A6907A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S443
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-400, El L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S1097
2011-2012: S756
2013-2014: S2191
2015-2016: S3007

A6907A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits boards of elections to allow election inspectors to work split shifts; their compensation shall be adjusted accordingly.

A6907A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6907--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. HUNTER -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on  Election  Law  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the election law, in  relation  to  permitting  election
  inspectors to split shifts

  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] SPLIT 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 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 on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law; provided that each  board  of  elections  is
authorized to promulgate any rules necessary to implement the provisions
of this act on or before such effective date.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05852-02-7