Senate Bill S8678

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Allows the Seneca county attorney to reside in a county in New York adjoining Seneca county

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  • Introduced
    • In Committee Assembly
    • In Committee Senate
    • On Floor Calendar Assembly
    • On Floor Calendar Senate
    • Passed Assembly
    • Passed Senate
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed By Governor

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2023-S8678 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9360
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3, Pub Off L

2023-S8678 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows the Seneca county attorney to reside in a county in New York adjoining Seneca county.

2023-S8678 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2023-S8678 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                             
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8678
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 28, 2024
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
   ment Operations
 
 AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in  relation  to  allowing  the
   Seneca county attorney to reside in a county adjoining Seneca county
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 3 of the public officers law is amended by adding a
 new subdivision 74 to read as follows:
   74. IN THE COUNTY OF SENECA, THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION  REQUIRING
 A  PERSON  TO  BE  A  RESIDENT OF THE POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OR MUNICIPAL
 CORPORATION OF THE STATE FOR WHICH HE OR SHE SHALL BE CHOSEN  OR  WITHIN
 WHICH  HIS OR HER OFFICIAL FUNCTIONS ARE REQUIRED TO BE EXERCISED, SHALL
 NOT PREVENT A PERSON REGULARLY ADMITTED TO PRACTICE AS  AN  ATTORNEY  OR
 COUNSELOR  IN THE COURTS OF RECORD OF THIS STATE FROM HOLDING THE OFFICE
 OF SENECA COUNTY ATTORNEY, PROVIDED THAT  SUCH  PERSON  RESIDES  IN  THE
 COUNTY  OF  SENECA, OR AN ADJOINING COUNTY WITHIN THE STATE OF NEW YORK.
 PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THE PERSON PERFORMING THE FUNCTIONS OF COUNTY  ATTOR-
 NEY  IN  ANY  OTHER  COUNTY  SHALL  BE A RESIDENT OF SUCH COUNTY, UNLESS
 OTHERWISE PROVIDED BY AN ACT OF THE STATE LEGISLATURE.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14354-01-4



              

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