Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Dec 04, 2020||
referred to election law
Assembly Bill A11169
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-A11169 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-A11169 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 11169 I N A S S E M B L Y December 4, 2020 ___________ Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Rozic) -- read once and referred to the Committee on Election Law AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to the exercise of powers and duties of the board of elections of the city of New York and its executive management THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 3-300 of the election law is amended to read as follows: § 3-300. Board employees; appointment. [Every] 1. EXCEPT AS PROVIDED IN SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION, EVERY board of elections shall appoint, and at its pleasure remove, clerks, voting machine technicians, custodians and other employees, fix their number, prescribe their duties, fix their titles and rank and establish their salaries within the amounts appropriated therefor by the local legislative body and shall secure in the appointment of employees of the board of elections equal representation of the major political parties. Every commissioner in each board of elections except for commissioners of the board of elections of the city of New York, may approve and at pleasure remove a deputy, establish his title and prescribe his duties. [In] 2. (A) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF GENERAL, SPECIAL OR LOCAL LAW, IN the city of New York, the board of elections shall appoint an execu- tive director and a deputy executive director WHO SHALL EACH BE OF SEPA- RATE MAJOR POLITICAL PARTIES AND whose duties it shall be to supervise the operations of the board of elections [under the supervision of such board] IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS SUBDIVISION. THE BOARD OF ELECTIONS OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK SHALL ADVISE THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ON MATTERS OF POLICY AFFECTING THE ADMINISTRATION OF ELECTIONS IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK. EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED IN THIS SUBDIVISION, SUCH BOARD SHALL EXERCISE NO EXECUTIVE POWER AND PERFORM NO EXECUTIVE OR ADMINISTRATIVE FUNCTIONS. EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED IN THIS SUBDIVISION, SUCH BOARD SHALL MAKE NO INDIVIDUALIZED DECISIONS CONCERNING THE EMPLOYMENT OF ANY SPECIFIC PERSON OR THE REGISTRATION, ENROLLMENT OR QUALIFICATIONS OF ANY SPECIFIC VOTER. NOTHING IN THIS EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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