assembly Bill A1740

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the elimination of duplicate electronic filing

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Current Bill Status Via S3134 - Signed by Governor


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    • Passed Senate
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  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 08, 2019 approval memo.13
signed chap.465
Oct 28, 2019 delivered to governor
Mar 20, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
Mar 11, 2019 ordered to third reading cal.102
substituted for a1740
Mar 11, 2019 substituted by s3134
Mar 07, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.102
Mar 05, 2019 reported
Jan 28, 2019 reported referred to codes
Jan 16, 2019 referred to election law

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Feb 25, 2019 - Elections committee Vote

S3134
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committee
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Aye with Reservations
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Committee Vote: Feb 25, 2019

aye wr (1)

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A1740 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3134
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Add §14-105, El L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A7518

A1740 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the elimination of duplicate electronic filings.

A1740 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1740

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 16, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the election  law,  in  relation  to  satisfying  filing
  requirements

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The election law is amended by adding a new section  14-105
to read as follows:
  § 14-105. ELIMINATION OF DUPLICATE ELECTRONIC FILING. 1. ANY CANDIDATE
OR  AUTHORIZED POLITICAL COMMITTEE OF A CANDIDATE REQUIRED TO FILE ELEC-
TRONICALLY WITH THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS SHALL  BE  DEEMED  TO  HAVE
SATISFIED SUCH FILING REQUIREMENTS UPON MAKING ELECTRONIC FILINGS WITH A
LOCAL  CAMPAIGN  FINANCE  BOARD,  PROVIDED  THE STATE BOARD OF ELECTIONS
DETERMINES: (I) THE FILING FORMAT, STANDARDS AND  REVIEW  AND  AUDIT  OF
FILINGS  OF  SUCH CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD MEET OR EXCEED THE REQUIREMENTS
IMPOSED BY THIS ARTICLE; AND (II) THE CAMPAIGN FINANCE  FILING  DATA  OF
SUCH  LOCAL  CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD IS PUBLICLY AVAILABLE IN A MANNER AT
LEAST SUBSTANTIALLY EQUIVALENT TO THE BOARD OF ELECTIONS PUBLICATION  OF
CAMPAIGN  FINANCE  FILINGS;  AND (III) SUCH LOCAL CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD
WILL PROVIDE THE  CHIEF  ENFORCEMENT  COUNSEL  OF  THE  STATE  BOARD  OF
ELECTIONS NOTICE OF FILING DELINQUENCIES AND NON-FILINGS.
  2.  IF  THE  STATE  BOARD  OF  ELECTIONS  PERMITS FILINGS WITH A LOCAL
CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD TO BE DEEMED FILINGS  WITH  THE  STATE  BOARD  OF
ELECTIONS,  SUCH BOARD SHALL PROVIDE A LINK ON ITS WEBSITE TO THE PUBLIC
DISCLOSURE AND SEARCH FUNCTIONS OF THE WEBSITE OF  SUCH  LOCAL  CAMPAIGN
FINANCE BOARD.
  3.  A  DETERMINATION  PERMITTING FILINGS WITH A LOCAL CAMPAIGN FINANCE
BOARD TO BE DEEMED FILINGS WITH THE STATE BOARD OF  ELECTIONS  SHALL  BE
REVOKED  UPON  A  DETERMINATION THAT THE LOCAL CAMPAIGN FINANCE BOARD NO
LONGER COMPLIES WITH ANY OF THE CRITERIA ENUMERATED IN  PARAGRAPHS  (I),
(II) AND (III) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION.
  §  2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next succeed-
ing the date on which it shall have become a law.