assembly Bill A6172

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires the board of elections in the city of New York to release certain data relating to ranked choice elections

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Mar 10, 2021 referred to election law

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A6172 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6496
Law Section:
New York City Charter
Laws Affected:
Amd §1057-g, NYC Chart

A6172 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the board of elections in the city of New York to release data on how voters ranked all candidates in a ranked choice election, even if a single candidate received a majority of highest rank votes and the tabulation process was not triggered.

A6172 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6172
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 10, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A. D. ROSENTHAL -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Election Law
 
 AN ACT to amend the New York city charter, in relation to requiring  the
   board  of  elections  in  the city of New York to release certain data
   relating to ranked choice elections

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Subdivision f of section 1057-g of the New York city char-
 ter is amended by adding a new paragraph 3 to read as follows:
   3. WHEN MAKING THE STATEMENT OF RESULTS OF A  RANKED  CHOICE  ELECTION
 PURSUANT  TO  SECTION  9-126  OR 9-210 OF THE ELECTION LAW, THE BOARD OF
 ELECTIONS IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK  SHALL  RELEASE  DATA  ON  HOW  VOTERS
 RANKED ALL CANDIDATES, EVEN IF A SINGLE CANDIDATE RECEIVED A MAJORITY OF
 HIGHEST  RANK VOTES AND THE TABULATION PROCESS AS DESCRIBED IN PARAGRAPH
 TWO OF SUBDIVISION E OF THIS SECTION WAS NOT TRIGGERED.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD09907-01-1