senate Bill S4426

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the date for filing the certificate of nomination for new parties

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Current Bill Status Via A4081 - Signed by Governor

  • Introduced
  • 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
Jul 03, 2019 signed chap.46
Jun 28, 2019 delivered to governor
Apr 09, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.395
substituted for s4426
Apr 09, 2019 substituted by a4081
ordered to third reading cal.395
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 11, 2019 referred to elections

S4426 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §6-128, El L

S4426 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Changes the date for filing the certificate of nomination for new parties to the first of September preceding the general election.

S4426 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4426 (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  S E N A T E

                             March 11, 2019

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

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to the date for filing the
  certificate of nomination for new parties


  Section  1.  Subdivision  2  of  section  6-128 of the election law is
amended to read as follows:
  2. The  certificate  of  nomination,  with  all  required  information
contained  therein,  shall  be  filed  in  the same places and manner as
provided for designating petitions, not later  than  [seven  weeks]  THE
FIRST  DAY  OF SEPTEMBER preceding the general election, or as otherwise
provided herein.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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