assembly Bill A7215

Vetoed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the full-time status of the district attorney of Hamilton county

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 20, 2019 vetoed memo.270
delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.649
substituted for a7215
Jun 20, 2019 substituted by s4632
rules report cal.649
Jun 19, 2019 reported referred to rules
Jun 18, 2019 reported referred to ways and means
Apr 12, 2019 referred to local governments

A7215 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
County Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §700, County L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A7137, S2045

A7215 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the full-time status of the district attorney of Hamilton county.

A7215 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 12, 2019

Introduced  by M. of A. SMULLEN -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Local Governments

AN ACT to amend the county law, in relation to the full-time  status  of
  the district attorney of Hamilton county


  Section 1. Subdivision 8 of section 700 of the county law, as  amended
by chapter 419 of the laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
  8.  The district attorney of a county having a population of more than
one hundred thousand according to the last  federal  census  [and],  THE
DISTRICT  ATTORNEY  OF  HAMILTON  COUNTY, the district attorney of Essex
county and any county having a population of more  than  forty  thousand
but less than one hundred thousand according to the last federal census,
the  board of supervisors of which has designated such office as a full-
time position, shall give his whole time to his  duties  and  shall  not
engage  in the practice of law, act as an arbitrator, referee or compen-
sated mediator in any action or proceeding or matter or  engage  in  the
conduct  of  any  other profession or business which interferes with the
performance of his duties as district attorney.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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