senate Bill S7290

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to imposing term limits for members of the assembly and senate of New York

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 14, 2021 referred to rules

S7290 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8223
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Add §2-a, Leg L

S7290 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that members of the assembly and senate of New York shall not serve more than six two year terms in either house.

S7290 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7290 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7290
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               July 14, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  RATH  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the legislative law, in relation to imposing term limits
   for members of the assembly and senate of the state of New York
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. The legislative law is amended by adding a new section 2-a
 to read as follows:
   § 2-A. LEGISLATIVE TERM LIMITS. MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATURE  SHALL  NOT
 SERVE  MORE  THAN SIX TWO-YEAR TERMS IN THE SENATE OR MORE THAN SIX TWO-
 YEAR TERMS IN THE ASSEMBLY. IN NO EVENT MAY A LEGISLATOR SERVE MORE THAN
 TWELVE YEARS IN EITHER THE SENATE OR ASSEMBLY.
   § 2. This act shall take effect December 31, 2022 and shall  apply  to
 elections held after such date.
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD11493-01-1


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