senate Bill S7675

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the definition of the term party

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Elections Committee


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Feb 05, 2020 referred to elections

S7675 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Elections
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1-104, El L

S7675 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the definition of the term party.

S7675 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7675 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7675

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 5, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BOYLE  -- 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 the definition  of  the
  term party

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

  Section 1. Section 1-104 of the election law is amended  by  adding  a
new subdivision 3-a to read as follows:
  3-A.  FOR ELECTIONS CONDUCTED ON AND AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND
TWENTY, THE TERM "PARTY" MEANS ANY POLITICAL ORGANIZATION WHICH  AT  THE
LAST  PRECEDING  ELECTION  FOR  GOVERNOR  POLLED AT LEAST FIFTY THOUSAND
VOTES FOR ITS CANDIDATE FOR GOVERNOR.
  § 2. Paragraph A of part IV  of  the  final  report  of  the  campaign
finance reform commission, issued on December 1, 2019, and made pursuant
to  part  XXX of chapter 59 of the laws of 2019, recommending changes to
the definition of the term "party" in subdivision 3 of section 1-104  of
the  election law, shall have been null and void and shall have no force
or effect of law.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15043-02-0

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