senate Bill S4276

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Makes technical corrections to references to the office for people with developmental disabilities

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 16, 2019 signed chap.672
Dec 10, 2019 delivered to governor
May 22, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.351
substituted for a6174
Mar 25, 2019 referred to mental health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 20, 2019 advanced to third reading
Mar 19, 2019 2nd report cal.
Mar 18, 2019 1st report cal.299
Mar 07, 2019 committee discharged and committed to mental health and developmental disabilities
Mar 06, 2019 referred to elections


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Mar 18, 2019 - Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities committee Vote

Aye with Reservations
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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee Vote: Mar 18, 2019

S4276 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S5991, A7490

S4276 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Corrects various laws to ensure that the office for people with developmental disabilities is no longer referred to as the office of mental retardation and developmental disabilities.

S4276 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4276 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 6, 2019

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

AN ACT to amend the election law, the executive law, the  state  finance
  law,  the  transportation  law, the public authorities law, the public
  health law, the public  lands  law,  the  education  law,  the  social
  services  law,  the  cooperative  corporations law, the elder law, the
  correction law, the criminal procedure law, the family court act,  the
  facilities  development  corporation  act, the medical care facilities
  finance agency act and the administrative code  of  the  city  of  New
  York, in relation to making technical corrections to references to the
  office for people with developmental disabilities


  Section 1. The opening paragraph of section 5-211 of the election law,
as amended by chapter 265 of the laws of 2013, is  amended  to  read  as
  Each  agency designated as a participating agency under the provisions
of this section shall implement and administer a program of distribution
of voter registration forms pursuant to the provisions of this  section.
The  following  offices  which  provide public assistance and/or provide
state funded programs primarily engaged in providing services to persons
with disabilities are hereby designated as voter registration  agencies:
designated as the state agencies which provide public assistance are the
office  of  children  and  family  services, the office of temporary and
disability assistance and the department of health. Also  designated  as
public  assistance  agencies  are  all agencies of local government that
provide such assistance.  Designated  as  state  agencies  that  provide
programs primarily engaged in providing services to people with disabil-
ities  are  the  department  of labor, office for the aging, division of
veterans' affairs, office of mental health,  office  of  vocational  and
educational  services  for  individuals with disabilities, commission on

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


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