senate Bill S6331

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Increases the terms of office for the Trustees of the Freeholders and Commonalty of the Town of East Hampton

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    • Passed Assembly
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 09, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.673
substituted for a7030
Jun 08, 2021 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 03, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.1497
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 22, 2021 referred to local government

S6331 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7030
Law Section:
Suffolk County
Laws Affected:
Amd §2, Chap 1001 of 1966

S6331 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the terms of office for the Trustees of the Freeholders and Commonalty of the Town of East Hampton from two to four years; provides for the staggering of such terms of office; further provides that at the biennial election to be held in said town in two thousand twenty-three, the five candidates receiving the largest number of votes shall be entitled to hold office for a term of four years and the remaining four successful candidates shall hold office for a term of two years.

S6331 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6331 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
     S. 6331                                                  A. 7030
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                       S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y
 
                              April 22, 2021
                                ___________
 
 IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. PALUMBO -- read twice and ordered print-
   ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Govern-
   ment
 
 IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred
   to the Committee on Local Governments

 AN ACT to amend chapter 1001 of the laws of 1966, confirming the author-
   ity and proprietary rights of the  Trustees  of  the  Freeholders  and
   Commonalty  of the Town of East Hampton, in relation to increasing the
   term of office from two years to four  years  and  providing  for  the
   staggering of such terms of office
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 2 of chapter 1001 of the laws of  1966,  confirming
 the  authority and proprietary rights of the Trustees of the Freeholders
 and Commonalty of the Town of East Hampton, as amended by chapter 378 of
 the laws of 1975, is amended to read as follows:
   § 2. The electors of the town of East Hampton  are  hereby  authorized
 and  empowered to elect by ballot from their number at the biennial town
 election to be held in said town in [nineteen hundred seventy-five]  TWO
 THOUSAND  TWENTY-THREE  and biennially thereafter, in the same manner as
 other town officers are elected, nine freeholders as trustees, who shall
 continue to be known as the Trustees of the Freeholders  and  Commonalty
 of the Town of East Hampton.  They shall hold office for a term of [two]
 FOUR  years,  PROVIDED  THAT AT THE BIENNIAL ELECTION TO BE HELD IN SAID
 TOWN IN TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-THREE, FIVE TRUSTEES SHALL HOLD OFFICE FOR A
 TERM OF FOUR YEARS AND FOUR TRUSTEES SHALL HOLD OFFICE FOR A TERM OF TWO
 YEARS.  AT THE BIENNIAL ELECTION TO BE HELD IN SAID TOWN IN TWO THOUSAND
 TWENTY-THREE, THE FIVE CANDIDATES RECEIVING THE LARGEST NUMBER OF  VOTES
 SHALL BE ENTITLED TO HOLD OFFICE FOR A TERM OF FOUR YEARS. THE REMAINING
 FOUR  SUCCESSFUL  CANDIDATES  SHALL HOLD OFFICE FOR A TERM OF TWO YEARS.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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