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|Jan 08, 2020||referred to elections|
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to elections|
senate Bill S72
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Elections Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S72 (ACTIVE) - Details
S72 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S72 SPONSOR: ROBACH TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the election law, in relation to prohibiting certain elected officials from serving as delegates to the constitutional convention PURPOSE OF BILL: The purpose of this legislation is to prohibit certain elected officials from serving as delegates to the constitutional convention. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1. The Election Law is amended by adding a new section 6-170 to read as follows: Constitutional delegates. The governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general, comptroller, any state legislator, any elected county, city, town, or village official or any person who currently holds elective office shall not be eligible to qualify as a candidate for delegate for a constitutional convention.
S72 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 72 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ROBACH -- 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 prohibiting certain elected officials from serving as delegates to the constitutional convention THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The election law is amended by adding a new section 6-170 to read as follows: § 6-170. CONSTITUTIONAL DELEGATES. THE GOVERNOR, LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR, ATTORNEY GENERAL, COMPTROLLER, ANY STATE LEGISLATOR, ANY ELECTED COUNTY, CITY, TOWN, OR VILLAGE OFFICIAL OR ANY PERSON WHO CURRENTLY HOLDS ELEC- TIVE OFFICE SHALL NOT BE ELIGIBLE TO QUALIFY AS A CANDIDATE FOR DELEGATE FOR A CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION. § 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD05214-01-9
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