senate Bill S6155

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the definition of the term party

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Elections Committee


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Apr 12, 2021 referred to elections

S6155 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Elections
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1-104, El L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S7675

S6155 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the definition of the term party.

S6155 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6155 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6155
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  BOYLE  -- 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 the definition  of  the
   term party
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Section 1-104 of the election law is amended  by  adding  a
 new subdivision 3-a to read as follows:
   3-A.  FOR ELECTIONS CONDUCTED ON AND AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND
 TWENTY-TWO, THE TERM "PARTY" MEANS ANY POLITICAL ORGANIZATION  WHICH  AT
 THE  LAST PRECEDING ELECTION FOR GOVERNOR POLLED AT LEAST FIFTY THOUSAND
 VOTES FOR ITS CANDIDATE FOR GOVERNOR.
   § 2.  This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD10641-01-1


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