|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 01, 2021||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S3874
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Investigations And Government Operations Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
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- Delivered to Governor
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S3874 (ACTIVE) - Details
S3874 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Limits the tenure of the temporary president of the senate, speaker of the assembly, majority leader of the senate, minority leader of the senate, majority leader of the assembly and minority leader of the assembly to 8 years; limits the tenure of the chairman of any single legislative committee to 8 consecutive years.
S3874 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3874 SPONSOR: GRIFFO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the legislative law, in relation to limiting the amount of time any member of the legislature may serve as temporary president of the senate, speaker of the assembly, majority leader of the senate, majority leader of the assembly, minority leader of the senate, minority leader of the assembly or chairman of a legislative committee PURPOSE: This bill limits the tenure of legislative leaders and committee chairs. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the Legislative Law by adding two new sections, 5-b and 5-c. * 5-b limits the tenure of the temporary president, speaker, majority and minority leaders to no more than eight (8) years.
S3874 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3874 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 1, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sens. GRIFFO, GALLIVAN, HELMING, O'MARA, ORTT, RITCHIE, SERINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Government Operations AN ACT to amend the legislative law, in relation to limiting the amount of time any member of the legislature may serve as temporary president of the senate, speaker of the assembly, majority leader of the senate, majority leader of the assembly, minority leader of the senate, minor- ity leader of the assembly or chairman of a legislative committee THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The legislative law is amended by adding two new sections 5-b and 5-c to read as follows: § 5-B. LIMITATION ON TENURE OF TEMPORARY PRESIDENT, SPEAKER AND MINOR- ITY LEADERS. NO MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATURE SHALL HOLD THE OFFICE OF TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY, MAJORITY LEADER OF THE SENATE, MAJORITY LEADER OF THE ASSEMBLY, MINORITY LEADER OF THE SENATE OR MINORITY LEADER OF THE ASSEMBLY FOR MORE THAN EIGHT YEARS. § 5-C. LIMITATION ON TENURE OF LEGISLATIVE COMMITTEE CHAIRMAN. NO MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATURE SHALL BE THE CHAIRMAN OF ANY SINGLE LEGISLA- TIVE COMMITTEE FOR MORE THAN EIGHT CONSECUTIVE YEARS. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03972-01-1
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