assembly Bill A8280C

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes an electronic personal voter registration process

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Current Bill Status Via S8806 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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Actions

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Jul 23, 2020 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.322
substituted for a8280c
Jul 23, 2020 substituted by s8806
Jul 20, 2020 amended on third reading 8280c
Feb 04, 2020 restored to third reading
amended by restoring to previous print 8280a
Jan 08, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.322
Jun 20, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.678
rules report cal.678
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 19, 2019 reference changed to ways and means
Jun 16, 2019 print number 8280a
Feb 03, 2020 amended on third reading 8280b
Jun 16, 2019 amend and recommit to election law
Jun 11, 2019 referred to election law

Votes

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Jul 22, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S8806
11
7
committee
11
Aye
7
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jul 21, 2020 - Elections committee Vote

S8806
5
2
committee
5
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jul 21, 2020

nay (2)

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A8280 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8806
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 5 Title 9 §§5-900 - 5-906, §5-308, amd §9-209, El L

A8280 - Summary

Establishes an electronic personal voter registration process integrated within designated agency applications; requires the state board of elections to promulgate necessary rules and regulations; makes related provisions.

A8280 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8280

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 11, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to amend the election law, in relation to establishing an auto-
  matic voter registration process integrated within  designated  agency
  applications

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "New York automatic voter registration act of 2019".
  §  2. Article 5 of the election law is amended by adding a new title 9
to read as follows:
                                TITLE IX
                      AUTOMATIC VOTER REGISTRATION
SECTION 5-900. INTEGRATED  PERSONAL   VOTER   REGISTRATION   APPLICATION
                  REQUIRED.
        5-902. FAILURE  TO  RECEIVE  EXEMPLAR  SIGNATURE  NOT TO PREVENT
                 REGISTRATION.
        5-904. PRESUMPTION OF INNOCENT AUTHORIZED ERROR.
        5-906. FORMS.
  § 5-900. INTEGRATED PERSONAL VOTER REGISTRATION APPLICATION  REQUIRED.
1. IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER METHOD OF VOTER REGISTRATION PROVIDED FOR BY
THIS  CHAPTER, STATE AND LOCAL AGENCIES DESIGNATED IN SUBDIVISION TWELVE
OF THIS SECTION SHALL PROVIDE TO THE  STATE  BOARD  OF  ELECTIONS  VOTER
REGISTRATION  QUALIFICATION  INFORMATION ASSOCIATED WITH EACH PERSON WHO
SUBMITS AN APPLICATION FOR SERVICES AT SUCH AGENCY, OR WHO NOTIFIES  THE
AGENCY  OF  A  CHANGE OF ADDRESS OR NAME. SUCH DESIGNATED AGENCIES SHALL
ENSURE AGENCY APPLICATIONS SUBSTANTIALLY INCLUDE  ALL  OF  THE  ELEMENTS
REQUIRED  BY  SECTION  5-210  OF THIS ARTICLE, INCLUDING THE APPROPRIATE
ATTESTATION, SO THAT PERSONS COMPLETING SUCH APPLICATIONS SHALL BE  ABLE
TO ALSO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION TO REGISTER TO VOTE THROUGH THE ELECTRONIC
VOTER  REGISTRATION  TRANSMITTAL  SYSTEM.  FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION,

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

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Multi-Sponsors

A8280A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8806
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 5 Title 9 §§5-900 - 5-906, §5-308, amd §9-209, El L

A8280A - Summary

Establishes an electronic personal voter registration process integrated within designated agency applications; requires the state board of elections to promulgate necessary rules and regulations; makes related provisions.

A8280A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8280--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. WALKER, CARROLL, ORTIZ, STIRPE, L. ROSENTHAL,
  JEAN-PIERRE, COLTON, PERRY, LIFTON, REYES -- Multi-Sponsored by --  M.
  of  A.    ENGLEBRIGHT  --  read  once and referred to the Committee on
  Election Law -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the election law, in relation to establishing an auto-
  matic voter registration process integrated within  designated  agency
  applications

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "New York automatic voter registration act of 2019".
  §  2. Article 5 of the election law is amended by adding a new title 9
to read as follows:
                                TITLE IX
                      AUTOMATIC VOTER REGISTRATION
SECTION 5-900. INTEGRATED  PERSONAL   VOTER   REGISTRATION   APPLICATION
                  REQUIRED.
        5-902. FAILURE  TO  RECEIVE  EXEMPLAR  SIGNATURE  NOT TO PREVENT
                 REGISTRATION.
        5-904. PRESUMPTION OF INNOCENT AUTHORIZED ERROR.
        5-906. FORMS.
  § 5-900. INTEGRATED PERSONAL VOTER REGISTRATION APPLICATION  REQUIRED.
1. IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER METHOD OF VOTER REGISTRATION PROVIDED FOR BY
THIS  CHAPTER, STATE AND LOCAL AGENCIES DESIGNATED IN SUBDIVISION TWELVE
OF THIS SECTION SHALL PROVIDE TO THE  STATE  BOARD  OF  ELECTIONS  VOTER
REGISTRATION  QUALIFICATION  INFORMATION ASSOCIATED WITH EACH PERSON WHO
SUBMITS AN APPLICATION FOR SERVICES AT SUCH AGENCY, OR WHO NOTIFIES  THE
AGENCY  OF  A  CHANGE OF ADDRESS OR NAME. SUCH DESIGNATED AGENCIES SHALL
ENSURE AGENCY APPLICATIONS SUBSTANTIALLY INCLUDE  ALL  OF  THE  ELEMENTS
REQUIRED  BY  SECTION  5-210  OF THIS ARTICLE, INCLUDING THE APPROPRIATE
ATTESTATION, SO THAT PERSONS COMPLETING SUCH APPLICATIONS SHALL BE  ABLE
TO ALSO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION TO REGISTER TO VOTE THROUGH THE ELECTRONIC
VOTER  REGISTRATION  TRANSMITTAL  SYSTEM.  FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION,

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A8280B - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8806
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 5 Title 9 §§5-900 - 5-906, §5-308, amd §9-209, El L

A8280B - Summary

Establishes an electronic personal voter registration process integrated within designated agency applications; requires the state board of elections to promulgate necessary rules and regulations; makes related provisions.

A8280B - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8280--B
                                                        Cal. No. 322

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. WALKER, CARROLL, ORTIZ, STIRPE, L. ROSENTHAL,
  JEAN-PIERRE, COLTON, PERRY, LIFTON, REYES, HYNDMAN, GOTTFRIED, MOSLEY,
  SIMON, WEPRIN, WRIGHT, BICHOTTE, JOYNER,  FRONTUS,  TAYLOR,  JACOBSON,
  SEAWRIGHT,  BLAKE,  BARRON,  DINOWITZ, VANEL, HEVESI, COOK, RODRIGUEZ,
  DARLING, DE LA ROSA, STECK -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BUCHWALD,
  ENGLEBRIGHT -- read once and referred to the Committee on Election Law
  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted  as  amended
  and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --  ordered to a third reading,
  amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place  on  the  order  of
  third reading

AN  ACT  to amend the election law, in relation to establishing an auto-
  matic voter registration process integrated within  designated  agency
  applications

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
the "New York automatic voter registration act of 2019".
  §  2. Article 5 of the election law is amended by adding a new title 9
to read as follows:
                                TITLE IX
                      AUTOMATIC VOTER REGISTRATION
SECTION 5-900. INTEGRATED  PERSONAL   VOTER   REGISTRATION   APPLICATION
                  REQUIRED.
        5-902. FAILURE  TO  RECEIVE  EXEMPLAR  SIGNATURE  NOT TO PREVENT
                 REGISTRATION.
        5-904. PRESUMPTION OF INNOCENT AUTHORIZED ERROR.
        5-906. FORMS.
  § 5-900. INTEGRATED PERSONAL VOTER REGISTRATION APPLICATION  REQUIRED.
1. IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER METHOD OF VOTER REGISTRATION PROVIDED FOR BY
THIS  CHAPTER, STATE AND LOCAL AGENCIES DESIGNATED IN SUBDIVISION TWELVE
OF THIS SECTION SHALL PROVIDE TO THE  STATE  BOARD  OF  ELECTIONS  VOTER

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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A8280C (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8806
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 5 Title 9 §§5-900 - 5-906, §5-308, amd §9-209, El L

A8280C (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes an electronic personal voter registration process integrated within designated agency applications; requires the state board of elections to promulgate necessary rules and regulations; makes related provisions.

A8280C (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8280--C
                                                        Cal. No. 322

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. WALKER, CARROLL, ORTIZ, STIRPE, L. ROSENTHAL,
  JEAN-PIERRE, COLTON, PERRY, LIFTON, REYES, HYNDMAN, GOTTFRIED, MOSLEY,
  SIMON, WEPRIN, WRIGHT, BICHOTTE, JOYNER,  FRONTUS,  TAYLOR,  JACOBSON,
  SEAWRIGHT,  BLAKE,  BARRON,  DINOWITZ, VANEL, HEVESI, COOK, RODRIGUEZ,
  DARLING, DE LA ROSA, STECK -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BUCHWALD,
  ENGLEBRIGHT -- read once and referred to the Committee on Election Law
  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted  as  amended
  and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --  ordered to a third reading,
  amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place  on  the  order  of
  third  reading  --  ordered  to  a  third reading, amended and ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to establishing  an  auto-
  matic  voter  registration process integrated within designated agency
  applications

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "New York automatic voter registration act of 2020".
  § 2. Article 5 of the election law is amended by adding a new title  9
to read as follows:
                                TITLE IX
                      AUTOMATIC VOTER REGISTRATION
SECTION 5-900. INTEGRATED   PERSONAL   VOTER   REGISTRATION  APPLICATION
                  REQUIRED.
        5-902. FAILURE TO RECEIVE  EXEMPLAR  SIGNATURE  NOT  TO  PREVENT
                 REGISTRATION.
        5-904. PRESUMPTION OF INNOCENT AUTHORIZED ERROR.
        5-906. FORMS.
  §  5-900. INTEGRATED PERSONAL VOTER REGISTRATION APPLICATION REQUIRED.
1. IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER METHOD OF VOTER REGISTRATION PROVIDED FOR BY
THIS CHAPTER, STATE AND LOCAL AGENCIES DESIGNATED IN SUBDIVISIONS  THIR-
TEEN  AND  FOURTEEN  OF THIS SECTION SHALL PROVIDE TO THE STATE BOARD OF
ELECTIONS VOTER REGISTRATION QUALIFICATION INFORMATION  ASSOCIATED  WITH