|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 12, 2021||referred to elections|
senate Bill S6155
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Elections Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6155 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6155 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6155 SPONSOR: BOYLE TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the election law, in relation to the definition of the term party PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill sets the number of votes that must be received in the last gubernatorial election that are needed for a political organization to count as a party to 50,000 for all elections conducted on and after January, 1, 2022. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Defines the term "party" as any political organization which at the last preceding election for governor polled at least 50,000 votes for its candidate for governor.
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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