senate Bill S6374

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the presidential primary, to provide for the election of delegates to a national party convention or a national party conference in 2020

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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 approval memo.4
signed chap.290
Sep 03, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.430
substituted for a8176
Jun 17, 2019 referred to election law
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1455
Jun 06, 2019 referred to rules

S6374 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8176
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§8-100 & 6-158, add §§2-122-a & 2-122-b, El L

S6374 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the presidential primary, to provide for the election of delegates to a national party convention or a national party conference in 2020; establishes the "Presidential" primary date as April 28, 2020.

S6374 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6374 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6374

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 6, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to the conducting  of  the
  presidential  primary,  to  provide for the election of delegates to a
  national party convention or a national party conference in 2020,  and
  the  "Presidential"  and  "June"  primary  in  such year; to amend the
  election law, in relation to electing delegates to  a  national  party
  convention; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expi-
  ration thereof

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1  of  section  8-100  of  the
election law, as amended by chapter 5 of the laws of 2019, is amended to
read as follows:
  (a)  A  primary  election  shall be held on the fourth Tuesday in June
before every general election unless otherwise changed by an act of  the
legislature.    Members  of the state and county committees and assembly
district leaders and associate district  leaders  and  all  other  party
positions  to  be elected shall be elected at such primary and all nomi-
nations for public office required to be made at a primary  election  in
such year shall be made at such primary. In [each] THE year TWO THOUSAND
TWENTY  in  which electors of president and vice president of the United
States are to be elected an additional primary election, to be known  as
the  [spring]  PRESIDENTIAL primary, shall be held on [the first Tuesday
in February] APRIL TWENTY-EIGHT, TWO THOUSAND  TWENTY  unless  otherwise
changed by an act of the legislature, for the purpose of electing deleg-
ates AND ALTERNATE DELEGATES to the national convention.
  §  2. Notwithstanding any inconsistent provisions of the election law,
a rule or resolution of a state committee providing for the selection of
delegates and alternate delegates to  a  national  party  convention  or
national  party  conference in the year 2020 shall select either section

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

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