senate Bill S7382A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to furnishing money or entertainment to induce attendance at polls

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 17, 2022 referred to election law
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 02, 2022 advanced to third reading
Mar 01, 2022 2nd report cal.
Feb 28, 2022 1st report cal.566
Feb 01, 2022 print number 7382a
Feb 01, 2022 amend (t) and recommit to elections
Jan 05, 2022 referred to elections
Sep 17, 2021 referred to rules

Votes

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Feb 28, 2022 - Elections committee Vote

S7382A
5
2
committee
5
Aye
2
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Elections Committee Vote: Feb 28, 2022

nay (2)

S7382 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9477
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §17-140, El L

S7382 - Summary

Relates to furnishing money or entertainment to induce attendance at polls.

S7382 - Sponsor Memo

S7382 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7382
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                            September 17, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  MYRIE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to repeal  section  17-140  of  the  election  law,  relating  to
   furnishing money or entertainment to induce attendance at polls
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 17-140 of the election law is REPEALED.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13221-01-1


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S7382A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9477
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §17-140, El L

S7382A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to furnishing money or entertainment to induce attendance at polls.

S7382A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7382A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7382--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                            September 17, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  MYRIE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules  --  recommitted  to
   the Committee on Elections in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
   committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
   recommitted to said committee

 AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation  to  furnishing  money  or
   entertainment to induce attendance at polls
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 17-140 of the election law, as amended  by  chapter
 414 of the laws of 1992, is amended to read as follows:
   §  17-140.  Furnishing  money or entertainment to induce attendance at
 polls.  Any person who directly or indirectly by himself OR  HERSELF  or
 through  any  other  person  in  connection  with  or  in respect of any
 election during the hours of voting on a day of a  general,  special  or
 primary  election  gives or provides, or causes to be given or provided,
 or shall pay, wholly or in part, for any meat, drink, tobacco[, refresh-
 ment] or provision to or for any person,  other  than  persons  who  are
 official  representatives of the board of elections or political parties
 and committees and persons who are engaged as watchers, party  represen-
 tatives  or  workers  assisting  the  candidate,  except any such [meat,
 drink, tobacco, refreshment or provision] ITEM having [a retail value of
 less than one dollar,] A NOMINAL VALUE, INCLUDING BUT  NOT  LIMITED  TO,
 SNACKS,  WATER,  SOFT DRINKS, OR OTHER REFRESHMENTS which [is] ARE given
 or provided to any person in a polling place OR IN LINE  TO  VOTE  AT  A
 POLLING PLACE without any identification of the person or entity supply-
 ing such provisions, is guilty of a Class A misdemeanor.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13221-02-2

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