senate Bill S547

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the qualifications for holding the offices of assistant district attorney and assistant public defender in the county of Chenango

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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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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 13, 2019 signed chap.292
delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.322
substituted for a1244
Jun 03, 2019 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 14, 2019 advanced to third reading
Mar 13, 2019 2nd report cal.
Mar 12, 2019 1st report cal.268
Jan 09, 2019 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Mar 12, 2019 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S547
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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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S547 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1244
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S7390, A9022

S547 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the qualifications for holding the offices of assistant district attorney and assistant public defender in the county of Chenango; allows assistant district attorneys and assistant public defenders in Chenango county to reside in Chenango county or an adjoining county.

S547 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S547 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   547

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  AKSHAR -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations

AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to  the  qualifica-
  tions  for  holding  the  offices  of  assistant district attorney and
  assistant public defender in the county of Chenango

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

  Section  1.  Section 3 of the public officers law is amended by adding
two new subdivisions 68 and 69 to read as follows:
  68. IN THE COUNTY OF CHENANGO, THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION  REQUIR-
ING  A PERSON TO BE A RESIDENT OF THE POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OR MUNICIPAL
CORPORATION OF THE STATE FOR WHICH HE OR SHE SHALL BE CHOSEN  OR  WITHIN
WHICH  HIS OR HER OFFICIAL FUNCTIONS ARE REQUIRED TO BE EXERCISED, SHALL
NOT PREVENT A PERSON FROM  HOLDING  THE  OFFICE  OF  ASSISTANT  DISTRICT
ATTORNEY OF THE COUNTY OF CHENANGO, PROVIDED THAT SUCH PERSON RESIDES IN
CHENANGO  COUNTY  OR  AN  ADJOINING COUNTY WITHIN THE STATE OF NEW YORK;
PROVIDED, HOWEVER THAT ANY PERSON PERFORMING SUCH FUNCTIONS  OR  HOLDING
THE OFFICE OF ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY IN ANY OTHER COUNTY SHALL BE A
RESIDENT OF SUCH COUNTY UNLESS OTHERWISE PROVIDED BY LAW. THE PROVISIONS
OF  THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL NOT APPLY TO ANY PERSON HOLDING THE OFFICE OF
FIRST ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY, THE HOLDER OF WHICH WOULD ASSUME  THE
DUTIES  OF  THE  DISTRICT  ATTORNEY UPON THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S ABSENCE
FROM THE COUNTY OR UPON THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S INABILITY TO PERFORM HIS
OR HER DUTIES.
  69. IN THE COUNTY OF CHENANGO, THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION  REQUIR-
ING  A PERSON TO BE A RESIDENT OF THE POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OR MUNICIPAL
CORPORATION OF THE STATE FOR WHICH HE OR SHE SHALL BE CHOSEN  OR  WITHIN
WHICH  HIS OR HER OFFICIAL FUNCTIONS ARE REQUIRED TO BE EXERCISED, SHALL
NOT PREVENT A PERSON FROM HOLDING THE OFFICE OF ASSISTANT PUBLIC  DEFEN-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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