senate Bill S4264

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the filing of petitions of designation or nomination in the county of Westchester

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 30, 2019 signed chap.439
Oct 21, 2019 delivered to governor
May 29, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.370
substituted for a349a
Apr 29, 2019 referred to election law
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 10, 2019 advanced to third reading
Apr 09, 2019 2nd report cal.
Apr 08, 2019 1st report cal.373
Mar 05, 2019 referred to elections

Votes

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Apr 8, 2019 - Elections committee Vote

S4264
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committee
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Elections Committee Vote: Apr 8, 2019

aye wr (1)

S4264 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A349
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1-106, El L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9244
2015-2016: A138
2017-2018: A461

S4264 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the filing of petitions of designation or nomination in the county of Westchester.

S4264 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4264 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4264

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 5, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  STEWART-COUSINS -- 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 the filing of papers in
  the county of Westchester

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of  section 1-106 of the election law, as
amended by chapter 5 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows:
  1. All papers required to be filed pursuant to the provisions of  this
chapter  shall, unless otherwise provided, be filed between the hours of
nine A.M. and five P.M.  ON THE LAST DAY OF  FILING  IN  THE  COUNTY  OF
WESTCHESTER,  PETITIONS  OF  DESIGNATION  OR  NOMINATION  SHALL BE FILED
BETWEEN THE HOURS OF NINE A.M. AND MIDNIGHT AND SUCH BOARD OF  ELECTIONS
OFFICE  SHALL  BE OPEN TO RECEIVE SUCH PETITIONS DURING THE HOURS HEREIN
SPECIFIED. If the last day for filing shall fall on a  Saturday,  Sunday
or  legal  holiday,  the next business day shall become the last day for
filing. All papers sent by mail  in  an  envelope  postmarked  prior  to
midnight  of  the  last  day  of filing shall be deemed timely filed and
accepted for filing when received,  except  that  all  certificates  and
petitions  of  designation  or nomination, certificates of acceptance or
declination of such designations or nominations, certificates of author-
ization for such designations or nominations, certificates of  disquali-
fication,  certificates  of  substitution for such designations or nomi-
nations  and  objections  and  specifications  of  objections  to   such
certificates  and petitions required to be filed with the state board of
elections or a board of elections outside of the city of New York  shall
be  deemed timely filed and accepted for filing if sent by mail or over-
night delivery service pursuant to subdivision three  of  this  section,
and  received no later than two business days after the last day to file
such certificates, petitions, objections or specifications.  Failure  of
the  post office or any other person or entity to deliver any such peti-

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

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