assembly Bill A6044

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Makes technical changes to provisions providing for certification for service as a retired judge of the court of appeals or a retired justice of the supreme court

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Current Bill Status Via S4379 - Delivered to Governor


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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 30, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 10, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.805
substituted for a6044
Jun 10, 2021 substituted by s4379
rules report cal.805
reported
Jun 09, 2021 reported referred to rules
Jun 08, 2021 reference changed to ways and means
Mar 05, 2021 referred to judiciary

Votes

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Jun 10, 2021 - Rules committee Vote

S4379
20
0
committee
20
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 9, 2021 - Judiciary committee Vote

S4379
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1
committee
14
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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A6044 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4379
Law Section:
Judiciary Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§114 & 115, Judy L

A6044 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Makes technical changes to provisions providing for certification for service as a retired judge of the court of appeals or a retired justice of the supreme court.

A6044 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6044
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                               March 5, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. DINOWITZ -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Judiciary
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  judiciary  law, in relation to making technical
   changes to provisions providing for certification  for  service  as  a
   retired  judge  of  the  court  of appeals or a retired justice of the
   supreme court

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Section 114 of the judiciary law, as added by chapter 704
 of the laws of 1962, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 751 of the laws
 of 1981, is amended to read as follows:
   § 114. Retired judges of the court of appeals.   1. Any judge  of  the
 court  of  appeals, retired pursuant to subdivision b of section twenty-
 five of article six of the constitution, [may] SHALL, upon  his  OR  HER
 application,  be  certified by the administrative board for service as a
 justice of the supreme court upon findings (a) that he OR  SHE  has  the
 mental  and  physical  capacity to perform the duties of such office and
 (b) that his OR HER services are necessary to expedite the  business  of
 the  supreme  court.  A copy of such certificate shall be filed with the
 appellate division of the department in which such retired judge resides
 and in the office of court administration.
   2. Any such certification shall be valid  for  a  term  of  two  years
 beginning  on  the  date of filing the certificate. At the expiration of
 such term, the retired judge [may] SHALL  be  certified  for  additional
 terms  of  two  years  each by the administrative board upon findings of
 continued mental and physical capacity and need for his OR HER services.
 No retired judge may serve under any such certification beyond the  last
 day of December in the year in which he OR SHE reaches the age of seven-
 ty-six.
   3.  A  retired  judge  so certified shall for all purposes, other than
 determining the number of  justices  in  a  judicial  district  for  the
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.