senate Bill S4064

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to compensation of chairman, election inspectors and ballot clerks for fire districts elections

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor

  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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view actions (13)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 02, 2021 signed chap.347
Jul 21, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 01, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.205
substituted for a6296
Mar 17, 2021 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 03, 2021 advanced to third reading
Mar 02, 2021 2nd report cal.
Mar 01, 2021 1st report cal.447
Feb 02, 2021 referred to local government


S4064 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Town Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §175, Town L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S5473, A7721

S4064 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to increasing the amount of compensation for chairmen, election inspectors and ballot clerks for fire districts elections.

S4064 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4064 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                             I N  S E N A T E
                             February 2, 2021
 Introduced  by  Sens.  GAUGHRAN, BOYLE, KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered
   printed, and when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Local
 AN  ACT  to amend the town law, in relation to compensation of chairman,
   election inspectors and ballot clerks for fire districts elections

   Section 1. Subdivisions 1 and 6 of section 175 of the town law, subdi-
 vision 1 as amended by chapter 334 of the laws of 2011 and subdivision 6
 as  amended  by  chapter 586 of the laws of 2004, are amended to read as
   1. An annual election shall be held  in  each  fire  district  on  the
 second  Tuesday  in  December,  except  that  in the Ocean Bay Park fire
 district, the Lonelyville fire district, the Davis Park  fire  district,
 the  Cherry  Grove  fire district, the Fair Harbor fire district and the
 Fire Island Pines fire district, Suffolk county,  such  annual  election
 shall  be held on the second Tuesday in July, except that in the town of
 Salisbury, Herkimer county, such annual election shall be  held  on  the
 Tuesday next succeeding the first Monday in November from six o'clock in
 the  morning  until  nine  o'clock in the evening and except that in the
 Belfast fire district, Allegany county, such annual  election  shall  be
 held  on  the first Tuesday in December. The board of fire commissioners
 shall give notice thereof by the publication of a notice once in one  or
 more  newspapers having a general circulation in the district. The first
 publication of such notice shall be not less than twenty-seven days  and
 not  more than thirty-four days prior to the date of such election. Such
 notice shall specify the time when and the  place  where  such  election
 will  be  held,  the  officers  to be elected thereat and their terms of
 office, and the hours during which  the  polls  will  be  open  for  the
 receipt  of  ballots.  The secretary of such fire district shall prepare
 the ballots for all elections of fire district officers  and  the  polls
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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