senate Bill S4818

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the Uniondale public library district and certain dates pertaining to the annual election process and certain rights of the board in such district

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 04, 2021 referred to libraries and education technology
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 03, 2021 advanced to third reading
Apr 28, 2021 2nd report cal.
Apr 27, 2021 1st report cal.805
Feb 12, 2021 referred to libraries

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S4818 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6163
Law Section:
Nassau County
Laws Affected:
Amd §3, Chap 1017 of 1963

S4818 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the Uniondale public library district; amends certain dates and certain rights of the board to allow for additional time for the public to participate in the election process.

S4818 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4818 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4818
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  THOMAS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Libraries
 
 AN ACT to amend chapter 1017 of the laws of 1963 relating to  establish-
   ing  the  Uniondale  public library district in the town of Hempstead,
   Nassau county, in relation to certain dates pertaining to  the  annual
   election process and certain rights of the board
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 3 of chapter 1017 of the laws of 1963  relating  to
 establishing  the Uniondale public library district in the town of Hemp-
 stead, Nassau county, as amended by chapter 779 of the laws of 1964,  is
 amended to read as follows:
   §  3.  The  board of trustees of the public library of said union free
 school district number two, town of Hempstead, in office on  the  effec-
 tive  date  of  this  act  shall constitute the board of trustees of the
 Uniondale public library district herein established.  Each such trustee
 of the district herein established shall continue to hold office as such
 for the balance of his OR HER term as trustee of  such  school  district
 library  and  until  his OR HER successor is elected. Thereafter, on the
 [first Tuesday of December] THIRD THURSDAY OF OCTOBER in  each  calendar
 year  in  which  the  term of any such trustee shall expire, an election
 shall be held for a trustee to succeed such trustee for a term  of  five
 years commencing the first day of January next succeeding such election.
   The  [trustee]  BOARD  OF  TRUSTEES  shall  give notice thereof by the
 publication of a notice AT LEAST once in one or more newspapers having a
 general circulation in the district. The  [first]  publication  of  such
 notice  shall  be [not less than thirteen days and not more than twenty]
 AT LEAST FORTY-FIVE days prior to the date of such  election.  In  addi-
 tion, the trustees of such district shall cause copies of such notice to
 be  posted  conspicuously in five public places in the district at least
 [thirteen] FORTY-FIVE days prior to the date of  such  election.    Such
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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