senate Bill S8106

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Extends absentee voting to all residents for all primaries or special elections occurring before June 24, 2020

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Elections Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Mar 23, 2020 referred to elections

S8106 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Elections
Law Section:
Elections

S8106 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Extends absentee voting to all residents for all primaries or special elections occurring before June 24, 2020.

S8106 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8106 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8106

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 23, 2020
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to extend absentee voting to all residents for all  primaries  or
  special elections occurring before June 24, 2020

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding section 8-400 of the election  law  or  any
other provision to the contrary, a qualified voter may vote as an absen-
tee voter in any primary or special election that occurs before June 24,
2020  provided  that  all  other  applicable provisions under title 4 of
article 8 of the election law are adhered to.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.








 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15963-01-0

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