Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2024
referred to elections
|Mar 13, 2023
referred to elections
Senate Bill S5693
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Elections Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S5693 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S5693 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5693 SPONSOR: PARKER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the election law, in relation to the boundaries of election districts and the designation of polling places PURPOSE: This bill would provide that election districts shall not be drawn in such a way that they are partly on and partly off a college or universi- ty campus or other contiguous college or university property with 300 or more registered voters, excluding inactive voters. It would also require that the poll sites for election districts serving such concentrations of college or university voters shall be on the campus or college or university property, or, at a site approved by the college or universi- ty. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Subdivision 2 of section 8-600 of the election law is amended
2023-S5693 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5693 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 13, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sens. PARKER, BRESLIN, GIANARIS, GOUNARDES, LIU, MAY, MYRIE, PERSAUD, STAVISKY -- 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 the boundaries of election districts and the designation of polling places THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 8-600 of the election law is amended by adding a new paragraph (i) to read as follows: (I) WHENEVER A CONTIGUOUS PROPERTY OF A COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY CONTAINS THREE HUNDRED OR MORE REGISTRANTS (EXCLUDING REGISTRANTS IN INACTIVE STATUS) WHO ARE REGISTERED TO VOTE AT AN ADDRESS ON SUCH CONTIGUOUS PROPERTY, SUCH CONTIGUOUS PROPERTY OR A LOCATION APPROVED BY THE COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY SHALL BE DESIGNATED AS AN EARLY VOTING POLLING PLACE. § 2. This act shall take effect January 1, 2026. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07239-01-3
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