|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 04, 2023||referred to elections|
senate Bill S437
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Elections Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S437 (ACTIVE) - Details
S437 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S437 SPONSOR: SKOUFIS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the election law, in relation to moving the date of the presidential primary to the same date as the state primaries PURPOSE: To allow the minimum distance between car dealerships to be based on driving mileage, rather than linear distance, when the dealerships are on opposite sides of the Hudson River. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends section 462 of the vehicle and traffic law to change the definition of relevant market area to allow new or relocated motor vehicle dealerships to open within less than 10 miles of an existing motor vehicle dealership if the dealerships are located on opposite sides of the Hudson River and the shortest driving distance between the existing and proposed dealership is at least 10 miles.
S437 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 437 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 4, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sens. SKOUFIS, HOYLMAN -- 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 moving the date of the presidential primary to the same date as the state primaries THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 8-100 of the election law, as amended by chapter 5 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows: (a) A primary election shall be held on the fourth Tuesday in June before every general election unless otherwise changed by an act of the legislature. Members of the state and county committees and assembly district leaders and associate district leaders and all other party positions to be elected shall be elected at such primary and all nomi- nations for public office required to be made at a primary election in such year shall be made at such primary. In each year in which electors of president and vice president of the United States are to be elected an additional primary election[, to be known as the spring primary,] shall ALSO be held on the [first] FOURTH Tuesday in [February] JUNE unless otherwise changed by an act of the legislature, for the purpose of electing delegates to the national convention. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02190-01-3
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