senate Bill S1146A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires an electronic version of a town clerk's sign-board on a town website

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 03, 2020 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 25, 2020 amended on third reading 1146a
Jan 15, 2020 advanced to third reading
Jan 14, 2020 2nd report cal.
Jan 13, 2020 1st report cal.52
Jan 08, 2020 referred to local government
returned to senate
died in assembly
Feb 12, 2019 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 11, 2019 advanced to third reading
Feb 05, 2019 2nd report cal.
Feb 04, 2019 1st report cal.111
Jan 11, 2019 referred to local government

Votes

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Jan 13, 2020 - Local Government committee Vote

S1146
5
1
committee
5
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 13, 2020

nay (1)
excused (1)

Feb 4, 2019 - Local Government committee Vote

S1146
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 4, 2019

aye wr (1)

S1146 - Details

Law Section:
Town Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §30, Town L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S5504

S1146 - Summary

Requires an electronic version of a town clerk's sign-board on a town website and a link to the sign-board to appear on the town website's homepage if the town maintains a regularly and routinely updated website and utilizes a high speed internet connection.

S1146 - Sponsor Memo

S1146 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1146

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the town law, in relation  to  requiring  an  electronic
  version of a town clerk's sign-board on a town website

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 6 of section 30 of the town law is  amended  to
read as follows:
  6.  At the expense of the town he OR SHE shall procure and affix on or
near  the  main entrance to his OR HER office a sign-board with the name
of the town followed by the words "town clerk's office" in plain charac-
ters thereon with sufficient space immediately below for posting thereon
the legal notices of the town. Such sign-board AND,  IN  ANY  TOWN  THAT
MAINTAINS  A  WEBSITE, AN ELECTRONIC VERSION OF SUCH SIGN-BOARD shall be
one of the public places upon which any  legal  notice  may  be  posted.
TOWNS  WHICH  MAINTAIN A WEBSITE SHALL MAINTAIN AN ELECTRONIC VERSION OF
SUCH SIGN-BOARD AND SHALL POST A LINK TO THE ELECTRONIC VERSION  OF  THE
SIGN-BOARD ON ITS HOMEPAGE.
  §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06355-01-9

S1146A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Town Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §30, Town L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S5504

S1146A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires an electronic version of a town clerk's sign-board on a town website and a link to the sign-board to appear on the town website's homepage if the town maintains a regularly and routinely updated website and utilizes a high speed internet connection.

S1146A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1146A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1146--A
    Cal. No. 52

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Local Government in accordance with  Senate
  Rule  6,  sec. 8 -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to
  first and second report, ordered  to  a  third  reading,  amended  and
  ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend  the town law, in relation to requiring an electronic
  version of a town clerk's sign-board on a town website

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 6 of section 30 of the town law is amended to
read as follows:
  6. At the expense of the town he OR SHE shall procure and affix on  or
near  the  main entrance to his OR HER office a sign-board with the name
of the town followed by the words "town clerk's office" in plain charac-
ters thereon with sufficient space immediately below for posting thereon
the legal notices of the town. Such sign-board AND,  IN  ANY  TOWN  THAT
MAINTAINS  A REGULARLY AND ROUTINELY UPDATED WEBSITE AND UTILIZES A HIGH
SPEED INTERNET CONNECTION, AN  ELECTRONIC  VERSION  OF  SUCH  SIGN-BOARD
shall  be  one  of  the public places upon which any legal notice may be
posted.  TOWNS WHICH MAINTAIN A REGULARLY AND ROUTINELY UPDATED  WEBSITE
AND UTILIZES A HIGH SPEED INTERNET CONNECTION SHALL, TO THE EXTENT PRAC-
TICABLE,  MAINTAIN  AN  ELECTRONIC  VERSION OF SUCH SIGN-BOARD AND SHALL
POST A LINK TO THE ELECTRONIC VERSION OF THE SIGN-BOARD ON ITS HOMEPAGE.
AN ELECTRONIC VERSION OF SUCH SIGN-BOARD SHALL INCLUDE  A  TOWN  WEBSITE
PAGE  DESIGNED  OR  INTENDED  TO  PROVIDE  ELECTRONIC  ACCESS  TO PUBLIC
NOTICES.  A TOWN SHALL NOT BE REQUIRED TO MAINTAIN AN  ELECTRONIC  SIGN-
BOARD  PURSUANT  TO  THIS  SUBDIVISION  SHOULD THE TOWN INCUR ADDITIONAL
COSTS IN ORDER TO COMPLY.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.

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

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