senate Bill S1934

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to contribution limits for parties appointed to public positions

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Elections Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to elections
Jan 17, 2019 referred to elections

S1934 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Elections
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Add §14-115, El L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S8037
2021-2022: S6931

S1934 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits contribution to any state constituted party or committee or any candidate or candidate committee for any office of the state, municipal or other local government by a person appointed to a position on any state or local board or authority within the state.

S1934 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1934 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1934

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Elections

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to contribution limits for
  parties appointed to public positions

  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 14-115
to read as follows:
  § 14-115. CONTRIBUTION LIMITS FOR PARTIES APPOINTED  TO  PUBLIC  POSI-
TIONS.  1.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF  THIS SECTION "RELATIVE" OF ANY INDIVIDUAL
SHALL MEAN ANY PERSON LIVING IN THE SAME HOUSEHOLD AS THE INDIVIDUAL AND
ANY PERSON WHO IS A DIRECT DESCENDANT OF THAT INDIVIDUAL'S OR THAT INDI-
VIDUAL'S SPOUSE'S GRANDPARENTS OR THE SPOUSE OF SUCH DESCENDANT.
  2. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER SECTION OF LAW, NO  PERSON,  RELATIVE  OF
SUCH PERSON, OR COMPANY IN WHICH SUCH PERSON OR HIS OR HER RELATIVE OWNS
MORE  THAN  A  TEN PERCENT INTEREST WHO IS, OR DURING THE PAST TWO YEARS
HAS BEEN, APPOINTED TO A POSITION ON ANY STATE OR LOCAL BOARD OR AUTHOR-
ITY WITHIN THE STATE MAY MAKE A CONTRIBUTION TO  ANY  STATE  CONSTITUTED
PARTY  OR  COMMITTEE  OR  ANY  CANDIDATE  OR CANDIDATE COMMITTEE FOR ANY
OFFICE OF THE STATE, MUNICIPAL OR OTHER LOCAL GOVERNMENT.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02224-01-9

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