senate Bill S4611

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Provides no county shall supersede any state law which relates to the division of any county into districts for the purpose of apportionment

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2019 committed to rules
May 08, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 07, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 06, 2019 1st report cal.572
Mar 15, 2019 referred to local government

Votes

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May 6, 2019 - Local Government committee Vote

S4611
5
2
committee
5
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: May 6, 2019

nay (2)

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S4611 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Municipal Home Rule Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §34, Munic Home R L

S4611 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides no county shall supercede any state law which relates to the division of any county into districts for the purpose of apportionment of members of its local legislative body, subject to federal and state constitutional requirements.

S4611 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4611 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4611

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GAUGHRAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the municipal home rule law, in relation to the division
  of a county into districts for the apportionment  of  members  of  its
  local legislative body

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

  Section 1.  Paragraph g of subdivision 3 of section 34 of the  munici-
pal  home  rule  law  is relettered paragraph h and a new paragraph g is
added to read as follows:
  G. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF THIS  CHAPTER  OR  OF
ANY  OTHER GENERAL, SPECIAL, OR LOCAL LAW, OR ANY CODE, ORDINANCE, CHAR-
TER, RULE, OR REGULATION, WHICH RELATES TO THE DIVISION  OF  ANY  COUNTY
EXCEPT  A  COUNTY WHOLLY CONTAINED WITHIN A CITY, INTO DISTRICTS FOR THE
PURPOSE OF THE APPORTIONMENT OR REAPPORTIONMENT OF MEMBERS OF ITS  LOCAL
LEGISLATIVE  BODY PURSUANT TO THIS CHAPTER, SUBJECT TO FEDERAL AND STATE
CONSTITUTIONAL REQUIREMENTS;
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03710-01-9

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