senate Bill S2038A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the information which must be included on applications for absentee ballots for school district elections

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 08, 2019 amended on third reading 2038a
Feb 12, 2019 advanced to third reading
Feb 11, 2019 2nd report cal.
Feb 05, 2019 1st report cal.127
Jan 18, 2019 referred to education

Votes

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Feb 5, 2019 - Education committee Vote

S2038
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S2038 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1922
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2018-a, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S3253, A4315
2011-2012: S1553, A2521
2013-2014: S3552, A5081
2015-2016: S847, A5031
2017-2018: S1058, A2840

S2038 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the information which must be included on applications for absentee ballots for school district elections.

S2038 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2038 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

    S. 2038                                                  A. 1922

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

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

                            January 18, 2019
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sen.  CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Educa-
  tion

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. GALEF, PAULIN, ORTIZ, SCHIMMINGER,
  JAFFEE,  OTIS -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. CAHILL, COLTON, DINOW-
  ITZ, FINCH, GIGLIO, GOTTFRIED,  GUNTHER,  LIFTON,  McDONOUGH,  RIVERA,
  THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Education

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education  law, in relation to applications for
  absentee ballots for school district elections

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

  Section  1. Paragraphs b, c, d, e, f and g of subdivision 2 of section
2018-a of the education law, paragraph b as amended by  chapter  136  of
the  laws  of  1991, paragraph c as amended by chapter 26 of the laws of
1994, paragraph d as amended by chapter 72 of the laws  of  1988,  para-
graphs e and f as added by chapter 219 of the laws of 1978 and paragraph
g  as  amended by chapter 825 of the laws of 1984, are amended and a new
paragraph h is added to read as follows:
  b. [(1) Where such duties, occupation, business,  or  studies  are  of
such a nature as ordinarily to require such absence, a brief description
of  such  duties, occupation, business, or studies shall be set forth in
such application.  (2)  Where  such  duties,  occupation,  business,  or
studies  are not of such a nature as ordinarily to require such absence,
such application shall contain a statement of the special  circumstances
on account of which such absence is required.
  c.  Where  the applicant expects in good faith to be absent on the day
of the election because he will be on vacation elsewhere  on  such  day,
such  application  shall also contain the dates upon which he expects to
begin and end such vacation, the place or places where he expects to  be

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00244-01-9

S2038A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1922
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2018-a, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S3253, A4315
2011-2012: S1553, A2521
2013-2014: S3552, A5081
2015-2016: S847, A5031
2017-2018: S1058, A2840

S2038A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the information which must be included on applications for absentee ballots for school district elections.

S2038A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2038A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

    S. 2038--A                                            A. 1922--A
    Cal. No. 127

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

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

                            January 18, 2019
                               ___________

IN  SENATE  --  Introduced  by  Sen.  CARLUCCI -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Educa-
  tion  --  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

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. GALEF, PAULIN, ORTIZ, SCHIMMINGER,
  JAFFEE,  OTIS -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. CAHILL, COLTON, DINOW-
  ITZ, FINCH, GIGLIO, GOTTFRIED,  GUNTHER,  LIFTON,  McDONOUGH,  RIVERA,
  THIELE  --  read  once  and  referred to the Committee on Education --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  education  law, in relation to applications for
  absentee ballots for school district elections

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2 of section 2018-a of the education law, as
added by chapter 219 of the laws of 1978, paragraphs a and b as  amended
by chapter 136 of the laws of 1991, paragraph c as amended by chapter 26
of the laws of 1994, paragraph d as amended by chapter 72 of the laws of
1988  and  paragraph g as amended by chapter 825 of the laws of 1984, is
amended to read as follows:
  2. a. [An applicant for such an absentee ballot shall submit an appli-
cation setting forth (1) his name and residence address,  including  the
street and number, if any, or town and rural delivery route, if any; (2)
that  he  is  or  will be, on the day of the school district election, a
qualified voter of the school district in which he resides in that he is
or will be, on such date, over eighteen years of age, a citizen  of  the
United  States  and  has or will have resided in the district for thirty
days next preceding such date; (3)  whether  he  is  registered  in  the
district;  (4) that he will be unable to appear to vote in person on the

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

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