assembly Bill A780

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to early voting

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Current Bill Status Via S1102 - Signed by Governor


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

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 24, 2019 signed chap.6
Jan 14, 2019 delivered to governor
returned to senate
passed assembly
ruling of chair on point of order
ruling of chair on point of order
ordered to third reading rules cal.9
substituted for a780
Jan 14, 2019 substituted by s1102
rules report cal.9
reported
reported referred to rules
reported referred to ways and means
Jan 10, 2019 referred to election law

Votes

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Jan 14, 2019 - Elections committee Vote

S1102
5
1
committee
5
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 14, 2019

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

Jan 14, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

S1102
14
1
committee
14
Aye
1
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 14, 2019

nay (1)
aye wr (3)
excused (1)

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A780 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1102
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3-400, 4-117, 8-100, 8-102, 8-104, 8-302, 8-508 & 9-209, add Art 8 Title 6 §§8-600 - 8-602, El L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A8582
2017-2018: A2064, A9608

A780 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to early voting; provides that beginning the tenth day prior to any election and ending on and including the second day prior to the election a person duly registered and eligible to vote shall be permitted to vote.

A780 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

    S. 1102                                                   A. 780

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 10, 2019
                               ___________

IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sens. MYRIE, ADDABBO, BAILEY, BENJAMIN, BIAG-
  GI,  BRESLIN, BROOKS, CARLUCCI, COMRIE, GAUGHRAN, GIANARIS, GOUNARDES,
  HARCKHAM,  HOYLMAN,  JACKSON,  KAMINSKY,  KAPLAN,  KAVANAGH,  KENNEDY,
  KRUEGER,  LIU,  MARTINEZ,  MAY,  MAYER,  METZGER,  MONTGOMERY, PARKER,
  PERSAUD, RAMOS, RIVERA, SALAZAR, SANDERS, SAVINO, SEPULVEDA,  SERRANO,
  SKOUFIS,  STAVISKY,  STEWART-COUSINS, THOMAS -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and  when  printed  to  be  committed  to  the  Committee  on
  Elections

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  Introduced by M. of A. LAVINE, HEASTIE, CUSICK, BLAKE,
  SIMON, PAULIN, DINOWITZ, L. ROSENTHAL, LIFTON, FAHY, LUPARDO,  ABINAN-
  TI,  ROZIC,  GALEF,  COOK, RAMOS, CYMBROWITZ, JAFFEE, CARROLL, TAYLOR,
  ORTIZ, WALKER, PEOPLES-STOKES,  COLTON,  DE LA ROSA,  WRIGHT,  BARRON,
  GOTTFRIED,  OTIS,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  MOSLEY,  GLICK, BURKE, CRUZ, EPSTEIN,
  FALL, FRONTUS,  GRIFFIN,  JACOBSON,  McMAHON,  RAYNOR,  REYES,  ROMEO,
  THIELE,  WEINSTEIN  -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BUCHWALD, LENTOL
  -- read once and referred to the Committee on Election Law

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to early voting

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

  Section  1.  Section  3-400 of the election law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  INCONSISTENT  PROVISIONS  OF  THIS  ARTICLE,
ELECTION  INSPECTORS OR POLL CLERKS, IF ANY, AT POLLING PLACES FOR EARLY
VOTING, SHALL CONSIST OF EITHER BOARD OF ELECTIONS EMPLOYEES  WHO  SHALL
BE  APPOINTED BY THE COMMISSIONERS OF SUCH BOARD OR DULY QUALIFIED INDI-
VIDUALS, APPOINTED IN THE MANNER SET FORTH IN THIS SECTION. APPOINTMENTS
TO THE OFFICES OF ELECTION INSPECTOR OR POLL CLERK IN EACH POLLING PLACE
FOR EARLY VOTING SHALL BE EQUALLY DIVIDED BETWEEN  THE  MAJOR  POLITICAL
PARTIES. THE BOARD OF ELECTIONS SHALL ASSIGN STAFF AND PROVIDE RESOURCES

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04589-04-9

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