senate Bill S424A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to split shifts for election inspectors or poll clerks

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 17, 2022 referred to election law
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 16, 2022 ordered to third reading cal.1352
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 09, 2022 print number 424a
May 09, 2022 amend and recommit to elections
Jan 05, 2022 referred to elections
Jan 06, 2021 referred to elections

Co-Sponsors

S424 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A51
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-400, El L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A4670
2015-2016: A2052
2017-2018: S5934, A4257
2019-2020: S2275, A1272

S424 - Summary

Relates to split shifts for election inspectors or poll clerks.

S424 - Sponsor Memo

S424 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    424
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Elections
 
 AN ACT to amend the election  law,  in  relation  to  split  shifts  for
   election inspectors or poll clerks

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 7 of section 3-400  of  the  election  law,  as
 amended  by  chapter  293  of  the  laws  of 2017, is amended to read as
 follows:
   7. The board of elections  may  employ  election  inspectors  OR  POLL
 CLERKS to work split shifts with adjusted compensation, provided, howev-
 er,  that    THERE  SHALL  NOT BE A TIME WHEN THE POLL SITE IS OPEN THAT
 THERE IS NOT at least one inspector from each of the two major political
 parties [is] present [at the poll site for  the  entire  time  that  the
 polls  are  open].  Each  county  board of elections shall prescribe the
 necessary rules and procedures to ensure  proper  poll  site  operation,
 INCLUDING  RULES  DETAILING  THE BASIS ON WHICH A REQUEST BY AN ELECTION
 INSPECTOR OR POLL CLERK TO WORK A SPLIT SHIFT MAY BE DENIED.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01374-01-1


Co-Sponsors

S424A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A51
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3-400, El L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A4670
2015-2016: A2052
2017-2018: S5934, A4257
2019-2020: S2275, A1272

S424A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to split shifts for election inspectors or poll clerks.

S424A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S424A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  424--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. HOYLMAN, REICHLIN-MELNICK, SALAZAR -- read twice and
   ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
   Elections -- recommitted to the Committee on Elections  in  accordance
   with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8 -- committee discharged, bill amended,
   ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the election  law,  in  relation  to  split  shifts  for
   election inspectors or poll clerks
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 7 of section 3-400  of  the  election  law,  as
 amended  by  chapter  293  of  the  laws  of 2017, is amended to read as
 follows:
   7. The board of elections  may  employ  election  inspectors  OR  POLL
 CLERKS to work split shifts with adjusted compensation, provided, howev-
 er,  that  at  least  one inspector from each of the two major political
 parties is present at the poll site for the entire time that  the  polls
 are  open.  Each county board of elections shall prescribe the necessary
 rules and procedures to ensure proper poll site operation.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01374-02-2


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