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|Jan 08, 2020||referred to judiciary|
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S770
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S770 (ACTIVE) - Details
S770 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S770 SPONSOR: BRESLIN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the judiciary law, in relation to salaries of county court, family court and surrogate's court judges, and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto PURPOSE: This bill would eliminate the various pay scales and provide that all trial judges, at the county and supreme court level, receive the same salary. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 221-b states that the salary of justices of the supreme court and judges of the county, family, and surrogate courts shall be the same.
S770 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 770 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary AN ACT to amend the judiciary law, in relation to salaries of county court, family court and surrogate's court judges, and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 221-b of the judiciary law, as added by chapter 630 of the laws of 1998, is amended to read as follows: § 221-b. Salary of justices of the supreme court AND JUDGES OF THE COUNTY, FAMILY AND SURROGATE COURTS. The annual salary of a justice of the supreme court AND EACH JUDGE OF A COUNTY, FAMILY AND SURROGATE'S COURT SHALL BE THE SAME AND shall be as follows: Justice AND JUDGE 136,700 § 2. Sections 221-d, 221-e, and 221-f of the judiciary law are REPEALED. § 3. This act shall take effect on the first of April next succeeding the date on which it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05958-01-9
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