senate Bill S4009

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Allows polling places for school elections in city school districts of cities with less than one hundred twenty-five thousand inhabitants to open at 6:00 a.m.

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate & Assembly


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.623
substituted for a6540
May 22, 2019 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 20, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 15, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 14, 2019 1st report cal.727
Mar 05, 2019 reported and committed to finance
Feb 25, 2019 referred to education

Votes

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May 14, 2019 - Finance committee Vote

S4009
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 5, 2019 - Education committee Vote

S4009
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Education Committee Vote: Mar 5, 2019

aye wr (3)
excused (1)

S4009 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6540
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2602, Ed L

S4009 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows polling places for school elections in city school districts of cities with less than one hundred twenty-five thousand inhabitants to open at 6:00 a.m.

S4009 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4009 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4009

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 25, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to allowing polling plac-
  es for school elections in city school districts of cities  with  less
  than one hundred twenty-five thousand inhabitants to open at 6:00 a.m.

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 2602  of  the  education  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  171  of  the  laws  of 1996, is amended to read as
follows:
  3. Notwithstanding any provisions of article forty-one of this chapter
to the contrary, the polls of such annual and special district  meetings
shall  be open during such consecutive hours, not less than nine, begin-
ning not earlier than [seven] SIX o'clock in the forenoon,  and  two  of
which  hours  shall be after six o'clock in the evening, as the board of
education shall by resolution determine.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately and  shall  apply  to  all
elections  occurring  on  and after such effective date. Effective imme-
diately, the addition, amendment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation
necessary for the implementation of this act on its effective  date  are
authorized to be made on or before such date.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10188-01-9

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