|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 17, 2021||delivered to governor|
|Jun 10, 2021||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.741
substituted for a8027
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
|Jun 09, 2021||ordered to third reading cal.1719|
|Jun 07, 2021||referred to rules|
senate Bill S7220
Current Bill Status - Delivered to Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7220 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Judiciary Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §140-a, Judy L
S7220 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7220 SPONSOR: SAVINO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the judiciary law, in relation to the number of supreme court justices in each judicial district PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To increase the number of supreme court justices in eleven of the thir- teen judicial districts in New York State. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends Section 140-a of the judiciary law to increase the number of supreme court justices in eleven of the thirteen judicial districts The number of justices in the First Judicial District will remain the same at thirty-eight.
S7220 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7220 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E June 7, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the judiciary law, in relation to the number of supreme court justices in each judicial district THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 140-a of the judiciary law, as amended by chapter 603 of the laws of 1973, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 1006 of the laws of 1981, subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 690 of the laws of 2007, subdivision 3 as amended by chapter 711 of the laws of 1978, subdivisions 5, 6, 7, and 8 as amended by chapter 500 of the laws of 1982, subdivisions 9 and 10 as amended by section 1 of part XX of chap- ter 59 of the laws of 2018, subdivisions 11, 12 and 13 as amended by section 1 of part T of chapter 39 of the laws of 2019, and the closing paragraph as added by chapter 511 of the laws of 1993, is amended to read as follows: § 140-a. Number of supreme court justices in each judicial district. The number of justices of the supreme court in each judicial district shall be as follows: 1. First district, thirty-eight; 2. Second district, [forty-nine] FIFTY; 3. Third district, [fifteen] SIXTEEN; 4. Fourth district, thirteen; 5. Fifth district, [seventeen] EIGHTEEN; 6. Sixth district, [ten] ELEVEN; 7. Seventh district, [eighteen] NINETEEN; 8. Eighth district, [twenty-six] TWENTY-SEVEN; 9. Ninth district, [twenty-nine] THIRTY-ONE; 10. Tenth district, [forty-eight] FIFTY; 11. Eleventh district, [forty-one] FORTY-TWO; 12. Twelfth district, [twenty-seven] TWENTY-EIGHT; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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