senate Bill S6421B

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to party committee meeting and organization requirements

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  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 25, 2019 signed chap.42
Jun 24, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.433
substituted for a8227b
Jun 19, 2019 referred to election law
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1719
Jun 16, 2019 print number 6421b
Jun 16, 2019 amend and recommit to rules
Jun 15, 2019 print number 6421a
Jun 15, 2019 amend and recommit to rules
Jun 10, 2019 referred to rules

S6421 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8227
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2-112, El L

S6421 - Summary

Relates to party committee meeting and organization requirements including meeting times and the election of a chairman, a secretary, a treasurer and any other officers needed pursuant to applicable rules.

S6421 - Sponsor Memo

S6421 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6421

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 10, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MYRIE  -- 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 party committee meeting
  and organization requirements

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of  section 2-112 of the election law, as
amended by chapter 9 of the laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
  1.  Every  [state  committee  shall  within  fifteen  days  after  its
election,  every  county  committee  shall  within twenty days after its
election, and all other committees shall within the  time  specified  by
party  rules,  meet  and organize by electing a chairman, a secretary, a
treasurer and such other officers as they may by  their  rules  provide.
Within  three  days after their meetings all state and county committees
shall file in the office of the state board of elections  a  certificate
stating  the  names  and  post office addresses of such officers. County
committees and any other committee contained therein shall file  a  copy
of  such statement with their county board of elections] COMMITTEE SHALL
MEET AND ORGANIZE BY ELECTING A CHAIRMAN, A SECRETARY, A  TREASURER  AND
SUCH OTHER OFFICERS AS THEY MAY PURSUANT TO THEIR RULES.
  (A)  EVERY  STATE  COMMITTEE  SHALL MEET WITHIN FIFTEEN DAYS AFTER ITS
ELECTION.
  (B) EVERY COUNTY COMMITTEE SHALL MEET NO EARLIER THAN SEPTEMBER SEVEN-
TEENTH AND NO LATER THAN OCTOBER SIXTH FOLLOWING THE JUNE PRIMARY. UNTIL
SUCH ORGANIZATION MEETING, THE EXISTING COUNTY COMMITTEE SHALL  EXERCISE
ALL  LEGAL  AUTHORITY. UPON THE CONCLUSION OF SUCH ORGANIZATION MEETING,
THE NEW COUNTY COMMITTEE SHALL ASSUME ALL LEGAL AUTHORITY VESTED IN  THE
PREVIOUSLY ORGANIZED COUNTY COMMITTEE.
  (C) ALL OTHER COMMITTEES SHALL MEET WITHIN THE TIME SPECIFIED BY PARTY
RULES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13265-01-9

S6421A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8227
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2-112, El L

S6421A - Summary

Relates to party committee meeting and organization requirements including meeting times and the election of a chairman, a secretary, a treasurer and any other officers needed pursuant to applicable rules.

S6421A - Sponsor Memo

S6421A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6421--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 10, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MYRIE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Rules  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to party committee meeting
  and organization requirements

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 2-112  of  the  election  law,  as
amended by chapter 9 of the laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
  1.  Every  [state  committee  shall  within  fifteen  days  after  its
election, every county committee shall  within  twenty  days  after  its
election,  and  all  other committees shall within the time specified by
party rules, meet and organize by electing a chairman,  a  secretary,  a
treasurer  and  such  other officers as they may by their rules provide.
Within three days after their meetings all state and  county  committees
shall  file  in the office of the state board of elections a certificate
stating the names and post office addresses  of  such  officers.  County
committees  and  any other committee contained therein shall file a copy
of such statement with their county board of elections] COMMITTEE  SHALL
MEET  AND  ORGANIZE BY ELECTING A CHAIRMAN, A SECRETARY, A TREASURER AND
SUCH OTHER OFFICERS AS THEY MAY PURSUANT TO THEIR RULES.
  (A) EVERY STATE COMMITTEE SHALL MEET NO EARLIER THAN SEPTEMBER  SEVEN-
TEENTH AND NO LATER THAN OCTOBER FIRST FOLLOWING THE JUNE PRIMARY. UNTIL
SUCH  ORGANIZATION  MEETING, THE EXISTING STATE COMMITTEE SHALL EXERCISE
ALL LEGAL AUTHORITY. UPON THE CONCLUSION OF SUCH  ORGANIZATION  MEETING,
THE  NEW  STATE COMMITTEE SHALL ASSUME ALL LEGAL AUTHORITY VESTED IN THE
PREVIOUSLY ORGANIZED STATE COMMITTEE.
  (B) EVERY COUNTY COMMITTEE SHALL MEET NO EARLIER THAN SEPTEMBER SEVEN-
TEENTH AND NO LATER THAN OCTOBER SIXTH FOLLOWING THE JUNE PRIMARY. UNTIL
SUCH ORGANIZATION MEETING, THE EXISTING COUNTY COMMITTEE SHALL  EXERCISE

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

S6421B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8227
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2-112, El L

S6421B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to party committee meeting and organization requirements including meeting times and the election of a chairman, a secretary, a treasurer and any other officers needed pursuant to applicable rules.

S6421B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6421B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6421--B

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 10, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MYRIE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Rules  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to party committee meeting
  and organization requirements

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of  section 2-112 of the election law, as
amended by chapter 9 of the laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
  1.  Every  [state  committee  shall  within  fifteen  days  after  its
election,  every  county  committee  shall  within twenty days after its
election, and all other committees shall within the  time  specified  by
party  rules,  meet  and organize by electing a chairman, a secretary, a
treasurer and such other officers as they may by  their  rules  provide.
Within  three  days after their meetings all state and county committees
shall file in the office of the state board of elections  a  certificate
stating  the  names  and  post office addresses of such officers. County
committees and any other committee contained therein shall file  a  copy
of  such statement with their county board of elections] COMMITTEE SHALL
MEET AND ORGANIZE BY ELECTING A CHAIRMAN, A SECRETARY, A  TREASURER  AND
SUCH OTHER OFFICERS AS THEY MAY PURSUANT TO THEIR RULES.
  (A)  EVERY STATE COMMITTEE SHALL MEET NO EARLIER THAN SEPTEMBER SEVEN-
TEENTH AND NO LATER THAN OCTOBER FIRST FOLLOWING THE JUNE PRIMARY. UNTIL
SUCH ORGANIZATION MEETING, THE EXISTING STATE COMMITTEE  SHALL  EXERCISE
ALL  LEGAL  AUTHORITY. UPON THE CONCLUSION OF SUCH ORGANIZATION MEETING,
THE NEW STATE COMMITTEE SHALL ASSUME ALL LEGAL AUTHORITY VESTED  IN  THE
PREVIOUSLY ORGANIZED STATE COMMITTEE.
  (B) EVERY COUNTY COMMITTEE SHALL MEET NO EARLIER THAN SEPTEMBER SEVEN-
TEENTH AND NO LATER THAN OCTOBER SIXTH FOLLOWING THE JUNE PRIMARY. UNTIL

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

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