|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Dec 28, 2020||committed to rules|
|Feb 12, 2020||advanced to third reading|
|Feb 11, 2020||2nd report cal.|
|Feb 10, 2020||1st report cal.375|
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to elections|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Jun 18, 2019||referred to election law|
delivered to assembly
|Apr 10, 2019||advanced to third reading|
|Apr 09, 2019||2nd report cal.|
|Apr 08, 2019||1st report cal.374|
|Mar 28, 2019||referred to elections|
senate Bill S4866
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4866 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4866 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4866 Revised 2/4/2020 SPONSOR: MYRIE TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the election law, in relation to email notification of a change in location of a polling place PURPOSE: To require the board of elections to notify voters by email whenever a polling place location is to be changed or moved providing the voter has supplied the board with a valid email address. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 requires additional notification by email of a change in location of a polling place. Section 2 requires voters to who have provided the board with a valid email address.
S4866 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4866 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 28, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MYRIE -- 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 email notification of a change in location of a polling place THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 4-104 of the election law is amended to read as follows: 2. If the board of elections, after designating a polling place, and after sending written notice of such polling place to each registered voter, designates an alternative polling place, it must, at least five days before the next election or day for registration, send by mail AND EMAIL a written notice to each registered voter notifying him OR HER of the changed location of such polling place. If such notice is not possi- ble the board of elections must provide for an alternative form of notice to be given to voters at the location of the previous polling place. § 2. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 5 of section 4-104 of the election law, as amended by chapter 95 of the laws of 1995, is amended to read as follows: (a) Whenever the number of voters eligible to vote in an election in any election district is less than one hundred, the polling place desig- nated for such district may be the polling place of any other district which could properly be designated as the polling place of the first mentioned district pursuant to the provisions of this chapter, except that the polling place designated for any such district may be the poll- ing place of any other district in such city or town provided that the distance from such first mentioned district to the polling place for such other district is not unreasonable pursuant to rules or regulations prescribed by the state board of elections and provided that the total number of persons eligible to vote in such other district in such EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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