|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 07, 2023||referred to judiciary|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 30, 2023||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 29, 2023||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 28, 2023||1st report cal.577|
|Apr 04, 2023||opinion referred to judiciary|
|Mar 10, 2023||to attorney-general for opinion|
|Mar 06, 2023||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S5482
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S5482 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Judiciary
- Law Section:
- Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
- Laws Affected:
- Amd Art 6 §25, Constn
S5482 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5482REVISED 3/27/23 SPONSOR: HOYLMAN-SIGAL TITLE OF BILL: CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY proposing an amendment to section 25 of article 6 of the constitution, in relation to service by retired justices and requiring judges and justices to retire at age 76 PURPOSE: To increase the maximum age judges and justices may serve subject to passage of a constitutional amendment in relation to service by retired justices and requiring judges and justices to retire at age 76 SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill amends § 23 of the judiciary law to increase the age limitation on the term of judicial officials from age seventy to seventy-six.
S5482 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5482 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 6, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HOYLMAN-SIGAL -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY proposing an amendment to section 25 of article 6 of the constitution, in relation to service by retired justices and requiring judges and justices to retire at age 76 Section 1. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That subdivision b of section 25 of article 6 of the constitution be amended to read as follows: b. Each judge of the court of appeals, justice of the supreme court, judge of the court of claims, judge of the county court, judge of the surrogate's court, judge of the family court, judge of a court for the city of New York established pursuant to section fifteen of this article and judge of the district court shall retire on the last day of December in the year in which he or she reaches the age of [seventy] SEVENTY-SIX. Each [such] former judge of the court of appeals and justice of the supreme court may thereafter perform the duties of a justice of the supreme court, with power to hear and determine actions and proceedings, provided, however, that it shall be certificated in the manner provided by law that the services of such judge or justice are necessary to expe- dite the business of the court and that he or she is mentally and phys- ically able and competent to perform the full duties of such office. Any such certification shall be valid for a term of two years and may be extended as provided by law for AN additional TERM OR terms of two years IN THE MANNER PROVIDED BY LAW. A retired judge or justice shall serve no longer than until the last day of December in the year in which he or she reaches the age of [seventy-six] EIGHTY. A retired judge or justice shall be subject to assignment by the appellate division of the supreme court of the judicial department of his or her residence. Any retired justice of the supreme court who had been designated to and served as a justice of any appellate division immediately preceding his or her reaching the age of [seventy] SEVENTY-SIX shall be eligible for desig- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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