senate Bill S3199B

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Includes the possession of a machete within the class A misdemeanor of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree

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Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 19, 2016 signed chap.269
Aug 08, 2016 delivered to governor
May 11, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.513
substituted for a8214b
May 04, 2016 referred to codes
returned to assembly
repassed senate
Apr 12, 2016 amended on third reading 3199b
vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to senate
Apr 12, 2016 recalled from assembly
Apr 05, 2016 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 29, 2016 amended on third reading (t) 3199a
Mar 28, 2016 advanced to third reading
Mar 23, 2016 2nd report cal.
Mar 22, 2016 1st report cal.429
Jan 06, 2016 referred to codes
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 09, 2015 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2015 ordered to third reading cal.1159
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 03, 2015 referred to codes

S3199 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8214B
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.01, Pen L

S3199 - Summary

Includes the possession of a machete within the class A misdemeanor of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree.

S3199 - Sponsor Memo

S3199 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  3199

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to including  machete  within
  the definition of a deadly weapon

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 12 of  section  10.00  of  the  penal  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  257  of  the  laws  of 2008, is amended to read as
follows:
  12. "Deadly weapon" means any loaded weapon from which a shot, readily
capable of producing death or other  serious  physical  injury,  may  be
discharged,  or  a  switchblade  knife,  gravity  knife, pilum ballistic
knife, metal knuckle knife, dagger, MACHETE, billy,  blackjack,  plastic
knuckles, or metal knuckles.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08197-01-5

S3199A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8214B
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.01, Pen L

S3199A - Summary

Includes the possession of a machete within the class A misdemeanor of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree.

S3199A - Sponsor Memo

S3199A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 3199--A
    Cal. No. 429

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes  --  recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on  Codes  in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  reported favorably from said committee, ordered to  first  and  second
  report,  ordered  to  a  third reading, amended and ordered reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to machetes

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subdivision  12  of  section  10.00  of the penal law, as
amended by chapter 257 of the laws  of  2008,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  12. "Deadly weapon" means any loaded weapon from which a shot, readily
capable  of  producing  death  or  other serious physical injury, may be
discharged, or a  switchblade  knife,  gravity  knife,  pilum  ballistic
knife,  metal  knuckle knife, dagger, MACHETE, billy, blackjack, plastic
knuckles, or metal knuckles.
  S 2. Subdivision 5 of section 265.01 of the penal law, as  amended  by
chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  (5)  He  OR SHE possesses any dangerous or deadly weapon, OTHER THAN A
MACHETE, and is not a citizen of the United States; or
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08197-02-6

S3199B - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8214B
Law Section:
Penal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §265.01, Pen L

S3199B - Summary

Includes the possession of a machete within the class A misdemeanor of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree.

S3199B - Sponsor Memo

S3199B - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 3199--B
    Cal. No. 429

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 3, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  AVELLA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes  --  recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on  Codes  in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  reported favorably from said committee, ordered to  first  and  second
  report,  ordered  to  a  third reading, amended and ordered reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading -- passed by  Senate
  and  delivered  to the Assembly, recalled, vote reconsidered, restored
  to third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining  its  place
  in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the penal law, in relation to machetes

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of  section  265.01  of  the  penal  law,  as
amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows:
  (2)  He  OR  SHE possesses any dagger, dangerous knife, dirk, MACHETE,
razor, stiletto, imitation pistol, or  any  other  dangerous  or  deadly
instrument  or  weapon  with  intent  to use the same unlawfully against
another; or
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08197-04-6

senate Bill S2953C

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to the regulation of live restraint cable devices to take wildlife; authorizes regulations by the department of environmental conservation

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2016 committed to rules
Apr 12, 2016 amended on third reading 2953c
vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
Apr 12, 2016 returned to senate
recalled from assembly
Mar 09, 2016 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 25, 2016 advanced to third reading
Feb 24, 2016 2nd report cal.
Feb 09, 2016 1st report cal.190
Jan 07, 2016 print number 2953b
Jan 07, 2016 amend and recommit to environmental conservation
Jan 06, 2016 referred to environmental conservation
returned to senate
died in assembly
Apr 22, 2015 referred to environmental conservation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 31, 2015 amended on third reading 2953a
Mar 26, 2015 advanced to third reading
Mar 25, 2015 2nd report cal.
Mar 24, 2015 1st report cal.287
Jan 30, 2015 referred to environmental conservation

S2953 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9462A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11-1101, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S548C, A4023A, A9137A
2011-2012: S4213, A6203
2009-2010: S3542, A6089

S2953 - Summary

Relates to the regulation of live restraint cable devices to take wildlife; authorizes regulations by the department of environmental conservation.

S2953 - Sponsor Memo

S2953 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  2953

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation

AN ACT to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation  to  the
  regulation  of  live  restraint  cable  devices  to take wildlife; and
  providing for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration there-
  of

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.    Subdivision  5  of section 11-1101 of the environmental
conservation law is amended to read as follows:
  5. Except as provided in subdivision 1 or 2 of section 11-0523 OF THIS
ARTICLE with respect to destructive and  menacing  wildlife,  no  person
shall (a) set or use a trap of the leg-gripping type having teeth in the
jaws; (b) set a LEG HOLD trap so that wildlife when caught is suspended;
(c)  use, locate or set a snare or a device consisting of a noose of any
material whereby an animal may be taken, EXCEPT THE DEPARTMENT  MAY,  BY
REGULATION,  AUTHORIZE  THE  USE OF LIVE RESTRAINT CABLE DEVICES TO TAKE
COYOTE AND OTHER SPECIES AS ALLOWED BY THE DEPARTMENT  IN  THE  NORTHERN
ZONE.  THESE  REGULATIONS    SHALL  INCLUDE LIVE CABLE RESTRAINT DEVICES
CONSISTING OF AT LEAST ONE SWIVEL, A RELAXING LOCK, A DEER STOP,  AND  A
BREAK AWAY DEVICE. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS PROVISION:
  (1)  A  SWIVEL  IS  A  DEVICE  INCORPORATED  AT  THE  END OF THE CABLE
RESTRAINT WHICH ALLOWS THE CAPTURED ANIMAL TO FREELY ROTATE;
  (2) A RELAXING LOCK IS A DEVICE THAT ALLOWS THE  CABLE  LOOP  TO  STOP
RESTRICTING WHEN THE CAPTURED ANIMAL STOPS PULLING;
  (3)  A  DEER  STOP IS A DEVICE INCORPORATED INTO THE LOOP OF THE CABLE
RESTRAINT THAT KEEPS THE CABLE RESTRAINT FROM CLOSING BEYOND A SPECIFIED
CIRCUMFERENCE TO ALLOW DEER THAT MAY ENCOUNTER THE RESTRAINT TO  ESCAPE;
AND
  (4)  A  BREAK  AWAY  DEVICE  ALLOWS THE LOOP OF THE CABLE RESTRAINT TO
BREAK OPEN WHEN A SPECIFIED AMOUNT OF FORCE IS APPLIED.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02762-01-5

S2953A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9462A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11-1101, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S548C, A4023A, A9137A
2011-2012: S4213, A6203
2009-2010: S3542, A6089

S2953A - Summary

Relates to the regulation of live restraint cable devices to take wildlife; authorizes regulations by the department of environmental conservation.

S2953A - Sponsor Memo

S2953A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 2953--A
    Cal. No. 287

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
  -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and second
  report, ordered to a third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the
  regulation of live restraint  cable  devices  to  take  wildlife;  and
  providing for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration there-
  of

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1.   Subdivision 5 of section  11-1101  of  the  environmental
conservation law is amended to read as follows:
  5. Except as provided in subdivision 1 or 2 of section 11-0523 OF THIS
ARTICLE  with  respect  to  destructive and menacing wildlife, no person
shall (a) set or use a trap of the leg-gripping type having teeth in the
jaws; (b) set a LEG HOLD trap so that wildlife when caught is suspended;
(c) use, locate or set a snare or a device consisting of a noose of  any
material  whereby  an animal may be taken, EXCEPT THE DEPARTMENT MAY, BY
REGULATION, AUTHORIZE THE USE OF LIVE RESTRAINT CABLE  DEVICES  TO  TAKE
COYOTE  AND  OTHER  SPECIES AS ALLOWED BY THE DEPARTMENT IN THE NORTHERN
ZONE. THESE REGULATIONS   SHALL INCLUDE  LIVE  CABLE  RESTRAINT  DEVICES
CONSISTING  OF  AT LEAST ONE SWIVEL, A RELAXING LOCK, A DEER STOP, AND A
BREAK AWAY DEVICE. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS PROVISION:
  (1) A SWIVEL IS  A  DEVICE  INCORPORATED  AT  THE  END  OF  THE  CABLE
RESTRAINT WHICH ALLOWS THE CAPTURED ANIMAL TO FREELY ROTATE;
  (2)  A  RELAXING  LOCK  IS A DEVICE THAT ALLOWS THE CABLE LOOP TO STOP
RESTRICTING WHEN THE CAPTURED ANIMAL STOPS PULLING;
  (3) A DEER STOP IS A DEVICE INCORPORATED INTO THE LOOP  OF  THE  CABLE
RESTRAINT THAT KEEPS THE CABLE RESTRAINT FROM CLOSING BEYOND A SPECIFIED

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02762-02-5

S2953B - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9462A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11-1101, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S548C, A4023A, A9137A
2011-2012: S4213, A6203
2009-2010: S3542, A6089

S2953B - Summary

Relates to the regulation of live restraint cable devices to take wildlife; authorizes regulations by the department of environmental conservation.

S2953B - Sponsor Memo

S2953B - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 2953--B

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
  -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and second
  report, ordered to a third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
  retaining  its  place  in the order of third reading -- recommitted to
  the Committee on Environmental Conservation 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 environmental conservation law, in relation  to  the
  regulation  of  live  restraint  cable  devices  to take wildlife; and
  providing for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration there-
  of

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.    Subdivision  5  of section 11-1101 of the environmental
conservation law is amended to read as follows:
  5. Except as provided in subdivision 1 or 2 of section 11-0523 OF THIS
ARTICLE with respect to destructive and  menacing  wildlife,  no  person
shall (a) set or use a trap of the leg-gripping type having teeth in the
jaws; (b) set a LEG HOLD trap so that wildlife when caught is suspended;
(c)  use, locate or set a snare or a device consisting of a noose of any
material whereby an animal may be taken, EXCEPT THE DEPARTMENT  MAY,  BY
REGULATION,  AUTHORIZE  THE  USE OF LIVE RESTRAINT CABLE DEVICES TO TAKE
COYOTE AND OTHER SPECIES AS ALLOWED BY THE DEPARTMENT  IN  THE  NORTHERN
ZONE.  THESE  REGULATIONS    SHALL  INCLUDE LIVE CABLE RESTRAINT DEVICES
CONSISTING OF AT LEAST ONE SWIVEL, A RELAXING LOCK, A DEER STOP,  AND  A
BREAK AWAY DEVICE. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS PROVISION:
  (1)  A  SWIVEL  IS  A  DEVICE  INCORPORATED  AT  THE  END OF THE CABLE
RESTRAINT WHICH ALLOWS THE CAPTURED ANIMAL TO FREELY ROTATE;
  (2) A RELAXING LOCK IS A DEVICE THAT ALLOWS THE  CABLE  LOOP  TO  STOP
RESTRICTING WHEN THE CAPTURED ANIMAL STOPS PULLING;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02762-05-5

S2953C - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9462A
Law Section:
Environmental Conservation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11-1101, En Con L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S548C, A4023A, A9137A
2011-2012: S4213, A6203
2009-2010: S3542, A6089

S2953C - Summary

Relates to the regulation of live restraint cable devices to take wildlife; authorizes regulations by the department of environmental conservation.

S2953C - Sponsor Memo

S2953C - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 2953--C
    Cal. No. 190

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ORTT  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Environmental Conservation
  -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and second
  report, ordered to a third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
  retaining  its  place  in the order of third reading -- recommitted to
  the Committee on Environmental Conservation in accordance with  Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to  said  committee  --  reported
  favorably  from  said  committee,  ordered to first and second report,
  ordered to a third reading, passed by  Senate  and  delivered  to  the
  Assembly,  recalled,  vote  reconsidered,  restored  to third reading,
  amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place  in  the  order  of
  third reading

AN  ACT  to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to the
  regulation of live restraint  cable  devices  to  take  wildlife;  and
  providing for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration there-
  of

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1.   Subdivision 5 of section  11-1101  of  the  environmental
conservation law is amended to read as follows:
  5. Except as provided in subdivision 1 or 2 of section 11-0523 OF THIS
ARTICLE  with  respect  to  destructive and menacing wildlife, no person
shall (a) set or use a trap of the leg-gripping type having teeth in the
jaws; (b) set a LEG HOLD trap so that wildlife when caught is suspended;
(c) use, locate or set a snare or a device consisting of a noose of  any
material  whereby  an animal may be taken, EXCEPT THE DEPARTMENT MAY, BY
REGULATION, AUTHORIZE THE USE OF LIVE RESTRAINT CABLE  DEVICES  TO  TAKE
COYOTE  AND  OTHER  SPECIES  AS  ALLOWED BY THE DEPARTMENT IN THE STATE,
EXCEPT IN THE FOLLOWING  COUNTIES:    WESTCHESTER,  ROCKLAND,  RICHMOND,
SUFFOLK AND NASSAU. THESE REGULATIONS SHALL INCLUDE LIVE CABLE RESTRAINT

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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NEW YORK – In recognition of Equal Pay Day, State Senator Brad Hoylman (D-Manhattan) and Assemblymember Deborah Glick (D-Manhattan) released the following joint statement today urging lawmakers in Albany to pass legislation they carry that would utilize New York State’s contracting authority to eliminate wage disparities across the state.

assembly Bill A9110A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Excludes newspaper delivery persons from unemployment insurance coverage, the minimum wage and workers' compensation coverage

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via S6469 - Signed by Governor


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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 28, 2016 signed chap.503
Nov 16, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 16, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.397
substituted for a9110a
Jun 16, 2016 substituted by s6469a
Jun 15, 2016 ordered to third reading rules cal.397
rules report cal.397
reported
Jun 01, 2016 reported referred to rules
Apr 12, 2016 print number 9110a
amend and recommit to labor
Jan 28, 2016 referred to labor

A9110 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6469A
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§511 & 651, Lab L; amd §2, Work Comp L

A9110 - Summary

Excludes newspaper delivery persons from unemployment insurance coverage, the minimum wage and workers' compensation coverage.

A9110 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9110

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 28, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. MORELLE -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Labor

AN ACT to amend the labor law and  the  workers'  compensation  law,  in
  relation  to  the  application  of  unemployment, the minimum wage and
  workers' compensation coverage to newspaper delivery persons

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Section  511  of the labor law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 23 to read as follows:
  23. NEWSPAPER DELIVERY PERSONS.    THE  TERM  "EMPLOYMENT"  SHALL  NOT
INCLUDE SERVICE PERFORMED BY ANY PERSON IF:
  (A)  SUCH PERSON IS ENGAGED IN THE TRADE OR BUSINESS OF THE DELIVERING
OR DISTRIBUTION OF NEWSPAPERS OR SHOPPING NEWS (INCLUDING  ANY  SERVICES
DIRECTLY RELATED TO SUCH TRADE OR BUSINESS);
  (B)  SUBSTANTIALLY  ALL THE REMUNERATION (WHETHER OR NOT PAID IN CASH)
FOR THE PERFORMANCE OF THE SERVICES DESCRIBED IN PARAGRAPH (A)  OF  THIS
SUBDIVISION  IS DIRECTLY RELATED TO SALES OR OTHER OUTPUT (INCLUDING THE
PERFORMANCE OF SERVICES) RATHER THAN TO THE NUMBER OF HOURS WORKED; AND
  (C) THE SERVICES PERFORMED BY THE PERSON ARE PERFORMED PURSUANT  TO  A
WRITTEN  CONTRACT  BETWEEN  SUCH  PERSON  AND  THE  PERSON  FOR WHOM THE
SERVICES ARE PERFORMED, AND SUCH CONTRACT PROVIDES THAT PERSON WILL  NOT
BE  TREATED AS AN EMPLOYEE WITH RESPECT TO SUCH SERVICES FOR FEDERAL TAX
PURPOSES.
  S 2. Subdivision 16 of section 511 of the labor  law,  as  amended  by
chapter 102 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read as follows:
  16.  Non-applicability  of  exclusions.  The  exclusions  described in
subdivisions eight, nine, twelve, thirteen and fourteen of this  section
shall  not  apply  to services performed for a nonprofit organization as
defined in section five hundred sixty-three or for a governmental entity
as defined in section five hundred sixty-five or for an Indian tribe  as
defined  in  section five hundred sixty-six of this article.  THE EXCLU-
SIONS DESCRIBED IN SUBDIVISION TWENTY-THREE OF THIS  SECTION  SHALL  NOT
APPLY  TO  COMMERCIAL  GOODS  TRANSPORTATION  SERVICES  PERFORMED  FOR A

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13647-02-6

A9110A - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6469A
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§511 & 651, Lab L; amd §2, Work Comp L

A9110A - Summary

Excludes newspaper delivery persons from unemployment insurance coverage, the minimum wage and workers' compensation coverage.

A9110A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 9110--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 28, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. MORELLE -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Labor -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  labor law and the workers' compensation law, in
  relation to the application of  unemployment,  the  minimum  wage  and
  workers' compensation coverage to newspaper delivery persons

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 511 of the labor law is amended  by  adding  a  new
subdivision 23 to read as follows:
  23.  NEWSPAPER  DELIVERY  PERSONS.    THE  TERM "EMPLOYMENT" SHALL NOT
INCLUDE SERVICE PERFORMED BY ANY PERSON IF:
  (A) SUCH PERSON IS ENGAGED IN THE TRADE OR BUSINESS OF THE  DELIVERING
OR  DISTRIBUTION  OF NEWSPAPERS OR SHOPPING NEWS (INCLUDING ANY SERVICES
DIRECTLY RELATED TO SUCH TRADE OR BUSINESS);
  (B) SUBSTANTIALLY ALL THE REMUNERATION (WHETHER OR NOT PAID  IN  CASH)
FOR  THE  PERFORMANCE OF THE SERVICES DESCRIBED IN PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS
SUBDIVISION IS DIRECTLY RELATED TO SALES OR OTHER OUTPUT (INCLUDING  THE
PERFORMANCE OF SERVICES) RATHER THAN TO THE NUMBER OF HOURS WORKED; AND
  (C)  THE  SERVICES PERFORMED BY THE PERSON ARE PERFORMED PURSUANT TO A
WRITTEN CONTRACT BETWEEN  SUCH  PERSON  AND  THE  PERSON  FOR  WHOM  THE
SERVICES  ARE PERFORMED, AND SUCH CONTRACT PROVIDES THAT PERSON WILL NOT
BE TREATED AS AN EMPLOYEE WITH RESPECT TO SUCH SERVICES FOR FEDERAL  TAX
PURPOSES.
  S  2.  Subdivision  16  of section 511 of the labor law, as amended by
chapter 102 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read as follows:
  16. Non-applicability  of  exclusions.  The  exclusions  described  in
subdivisions  eight, nine, twelve, thirteen and fourteen of this section
shall not apply to services performed for a  nonprofit  organization  as
defined in section five hundred sixty-three or for a governmental entity
as  defined in section five hundred sixty-five or for an Indian tribe as
defined in section five hundred sixty-six of this article.   THE  EXCLU-
SIONS  DESCRIBED  IN  SUBDIVISION TWENTY-THREE OF THIS SECTION SHALL NOT
APPLY TO  COMMERCIAL  GOODS  TRANSPORTATION  SERVICES  PERFORMED  FOR  A

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

assembly Bill A9678A

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides for an exemption for certain real property in certain counties

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 29, 2016 signed chap.352
Sep 20, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 15, 2016 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.829
substituted for s7257a
Jun 14, 2016 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.237
rules report cal.237
reported
Jun 08, 2016 reported referred to rules
Jun 06, 2016 reported referred to ways and means
Jun 02, 2016 print number 9678b
amend (t) and recommit to real property taxation
Apr 12, 2016 print number 9678a
amend and recommit to real property taxation
Mar 29, 2016 referred to real property taxation

A9678 - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §467-j, Tax L

A9678 - Summary

Provides for an exemption for certain real property in certain counties.

A9678 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9678

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 29, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. LIFTON -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Real Property Taxation

AN  ACT  to  amend the real property tax law, in relation to providing a
  real property tax exemption for certain  property  in  the  county  of
  Tompkins

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The real property tax  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 467-i to read as follows:
  S  467-I. EXEMPTION FOR CERTAIN PROPERTY IN THE COUNTY OF TOMPKINS. 1.
NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, THE COUNTY OF  TOMPKINS,  BY
LOCAL  LAW  AFTER  PUBLIC HEARING AND BY LOCAL OPTION OF THE LEGISLATURE
BOARD IN THE ASSESSING UNIT, IS AUTHORIZED TO GRANT A PARTIAL REAL PROP-
ERTY TAX EXEMPTION FOR PROPERTY WHICH IS LOCATED IN SUCH COUNTY  AND  IS
OWNED  BY  A NON-PROFIT ENTITY WHICH IS SUBJECT TO AN INITIAL REGULATORY
AGREEMENT ESTABLISHED IN SUCH COUNTY.
  2. THE REAL PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION AUTHORIZED BY  SUBDIVISION  ONE  OF
THIS  SECTION  SHALL BE IN AN AMOUNT EQUAL TO THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE
FULL RESALE VALUE OF SUCH REAL PROPERTY ABSENT ANY RESTRICTION  AND  THE
MAXIMUM  RESALE  VALUE  OF SUCH REAL PROPERTY ESTABLISHED BY SUCH GROUND
LEASE TO RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES LOCATED ON LAND OWNED BY A  NOT-FOR-PRO-
FIT ENTITY AND SUBJECT TO REGULATORY RESTRICTIONS FROM FEDERAL, STATE OR
LOCAL  HOUSING  PROGRAMS THAT PROVIDE GRANTS OR LOANS TO ENHANCE HOUSING
AFFORDABILITY AND SUBJECT TO A GROUND LEASE OR  DEED  RESTRICTIONS  THAT
RESTRICT  THE  RESALE  PRICE  OF  SUCH REAL PROPERTY FOR AT LEAST THIRTY
YEARS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to assess-
ment rolls prepared on the basis of taxable status dates occurring on or
after such date.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14572-02-6

A9678A - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §467-j, Tax L

A9678A - Summary

Provides for an exemption for certain real property in certain counties.

A9678A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 9678--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 29, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. LIFTON -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on  Real  Property  Taxation  --  committee  discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation  to  providing  a
  real  property  tax  exemption  for  certain property in the county of
  Tompkins

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The  real  property  tax  law  is amended by adding a new
section 467-j to read as follows:
  S 467-J. EXEMPTION FOR CERTAIN PROPERTY IN THE COUNTY OF TOMPKINS.  1.
NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, THE COUNTY OF TOMPKINS, BY
LOCAL LAW AFTER PUBLIC HEARING AND BY LOCAL OPTION  OF  THE  LEGISLATURE
BOARD IN THE ASSESSING UNIT, IS AUTHORIZED TO GRANT A PARTIAL REAL PROP-
ERTY  TAX  EXEMPTION FOR PROPERTY WHICH IS LOCATED IN SUCH COUNTY AND IS
OWNED BY A NON-PROFIT ENTITY WHICH IS SUBJECT TO AN  INITIAL  REGULATORY
AGREEMENT ESTABLISHED IN SUCH COUNTY.
  2.  THE  REAL  PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION AUTHORIZED BY SUBDIVISION ONE OF
THIS SECTION SHALL BE IN AN AMOUNT EQUAL TO THE DIFFERENCE  BETWEEN  THE
FULL  RESALE  VALUE OF SUCH REAL PROPERTY ABSENT ANY RESTRICTION AND THE
MAXIMUM RESALE VALUE OF SUCH REAL PROPERTY ESTABLISHED  BY  SUCH  GROUND
LEASE  TO RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES LOCATED ON LAND OWNED BY A NOT-FOR-PRO-
FIT ENTITY AND SUBJECT TO REGULATORY RESTRICTIONS FROM FEDERAL, STATE OR
LOCAL HOUSING PROGRAMS THAT PROVIDE GRANTS OR LOANS TO  ENHANCE  HOUSING
AFFORDABILITY  AND  SUBJECT  TO A GROUND LEASE OR DEED RESTRICTIONS THAT
RESTRICT THE RESALE PRICE OF SUCH REAL  PROPERTY  FOR  AT  LEAST  THIRTY
YEARS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to assess-
ment rolls prepared on the basis of taxable status dates occurring on or
after such date.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14572-03-6

A9678B - Details

Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §467-j, Tax L

A9678B - Summary

Provides for an exemption for certain real property in certain counties.

A9678B - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 9678--B

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 29, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. LIFTON -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on  Real  Property  Taxation  --  committee  discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --
  again  reported from said committee with amendments, ordered reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation  to  providing  a
  real property tax exemption for certain property in certain counties

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The real property tax  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 467-j to read as follows:
  S  467-J.    EXEMPTION  FOR  CERTAIN RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES LOCATED IN
CERTAIN COUNTIES. 1. AFTER A PUBLIC HEARING, THE GOVERNING  BOARD  OF  A
COUNTY WITH A POPULATION GREATER THAN ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND AND LESS THAN
ONE  HUNDRED  FIVE  THOUSAND  BASED UPON THE LATEST DECENNIAL CENSUS MAY
ADOPT A LOCAL LAW TO GRANT A PARTIAL EXEMPTION FROM TAXATION AND SPECIAL
AD VALOREM LEVIES AUTHORIZED PURSUANT TO THIS  SECTION.  FOLLOWING  SUCH
ADOPTION,  ANY  CITY,  TOWN  OR VILLAGE WITHIN SUCH A COUNTY MAY ADOPT A
LOCAL LAW AND A SCHOOL DISTRICT WITHIN  SUCH  A  COUNTY,  OTHER  THAN  A
SCHOOL  DISTRICT  SUBJECT TO ARTICLE FIFTY-TWO OF THE EDUCATION LAW, MAY
ADOPT A RESOLUTION TO ALSO GRANT A PARTIAL EXEMPTION FROM  TAXATION  AND
SPECIAL AD VALOREM LEVIES AUTHORIZED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  2.  THE  REAL  PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION AUTHORIZED BY SUBDIVISION ONE OF
THIS SECTION SHALL BE IN AN AMOUNT EQUAL TO THE LATEST  STATE  EQUALIZA-
TION  RATE MULTIPLIED BY THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE FULL RESALE VALUE OF
SUCH REAL PROPERTY ABSENT ANY RESTRICTION AND THE MAXIMUM  RESALE  VALUE
OF  SUCH  REAL  PROPERTY ESTABLISHED BY SUCH GROUND LEASE TO RESIDENTIAL
PROPERTIES LOCATED ON LAND OWNED BY A NOT-FOR-PROFIT ENTITY AND  SUBJECT
TO REGULATORY RESTRICTIONS FROM FEDERAL, STATE OR LOCAL HOUSING PROGRAMS
THAT  PROVIDE  GRANTS  OR  LOANS  TO  ENHANCE  HOUSING AFFORDABILITY AND
SUBJECT TO A GROUND LEASE OR DEED RESTRICTIONS THAT RESTRICT THE  RESALE
PRICE OF SUCH REAL PROPERTY FOR AT LEAST THIRTY YEARS.
  3.  SUCH EXEMPTION SHALL BE GRANTED ONLY UPON APPLICATION BY THE OWNER
OR OWNERS OF SUCH REAL PROPERTY ON A FORM PRESCRIBED BY THE  COMMISSION-

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                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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senate Bill S7257

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides for an exemption for certain real property in certain counties

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A9678 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 29, 2016 signed chap.352
Sep 20, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 15, 2016 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.829
substituted for s7257a
Jun 15, 2016 substituted by a9678b
Jun 02, 2016 amended on third reading (t) 7257a
May 18, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 17, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 16, 2016 1st report cal.829
Apr 12, 2016 referred to local government

S7257 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9678A
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §467-j, RPT L

S7257 - Summary

Provides for an exemption for certain real property in certain counties.

S7257 - Sponsor Memo

S7257 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7257

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 12, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the real property tax law, in relation  to  providing  a
  real  property  tax  exemption  for  certain property in the county of
  Tompkins

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The  real  property  tax  law  is amended by adding a new
section 467-j to read as follows:
  S 467-J. EXEMPTION FOR CERTAIN PROPERTY IN THE COUNTY OF TOMPKINS.  1.
NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, THE COUNTY OF TOMPKINS, BY
LOCAL LAW AFTER PUBLIC HEARING AND BY LOCAL OPTION  OF  THE  LEGISLATURE
BOARD IN THE ASSESSING UNIT, IS AUTHORIZED TO GRANT A PARTIAL REAL PROP-
ERTY  TAX  EXEMPTION FOR PROPERTY WHICH IS LOCATED IN SUCH COUNTY AND IS
OWNED BY A NON-PROFIT ENTITY WHICH IS SUBJECT TO AN  INITIAL  REGULATORY
AGREEMENT ESTABLISHED IN SUCH COUNTY.
  2.  THE  REAL  PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION AUTHORIZED BY SUBDIVISION ONE OF
THIS SECTION SHALL BE IN AN AMOUNT EQUAL TO THE DIFFERENCE  BETWEEN  THE
FULL  RESALE  VALUE OF SUCH REAL PROPERTY ABSENT ANY RESTRICTION AND THE
MAXIMUM RESALE VALUE OF SUCH REAL PROPERTY ESTABLISHED  BY  SUCH  GROUND
LEASE  TO RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES LOCATED ON LAND OWNED BY A NOT-FOR-PRO-
FIT ENTITY AND SUBJECT TO REGULATORY RESTRICTIONS FROM FEDERAL, STATE OR
LOCAL HOUSING PROGRAMS THAT PROVIDE GRANTS OR LOANS TO  ENHANCE  HOUSING
AFFORDABILITY  AND  SUBJECT  TO A GROUND LEASE OR DEED RESTRICTIONS THAT
RESTRICT THE RESALE PRICE OF SUCH REAL  PROPERTY  FOR  AT  LEAST  THIRTY
YEARS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to assess-
ment rolls prepared on the basis of taxable status dates occurring on or
after such date.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14572-04-6

S7257A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9678A
Law Section:
Real Property Tax Law
Laws Affected:
Add §467-j, RPT L

S7257A - Summary

Provides for an exemption for certain real property in certain counties.

S7257A - Sponsor Memo

S7257A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 7257--A
    Cal. No. 829

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 12, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Local  Government  --
  reported  favorably  from  said committee, ordered to first and second
  report, ordered to a third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend the real property tax law, in relation to providing a
  real property tax exemption for certain property in certain counties

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The  real  property  tax  law  is amended by adding a new
section 467-j to read as follows:
  S 467-J.   EXEMPTION FOR CERTAIN  RESIDENTIAL  PROPERTIES  LOCATED  IN
CERTAIN  COUNTIES.  1.  AFTER A PUBLIC HEARING, THE GOVERNING BOARD OF A
COUNTY WITH A POPULATION GREATER THAN ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND AND LESS THAN
ONE HUNDRED FIVE THOUSAND BASED UPON THE  LATEST  DECENNIAL  CENSUS  MAY
ADOPT A LOCAL LAW TO GRANT A PARTIAL EXEMPTION FROM TAXATION AND SPECIAL
AD  VALOREM  LEVIES  AUTHORIZED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION. FOLLOWING SUCH
ADOPTION, ANY CITY, TOWN OR VILLAGE WITHIN SUCH A  COUNTY  MAY  ADOPT  A
LOCAL  LAW  AND  A  SCHOOL  DISTRICT  WITHIN SUCH A COUNTY, OTHER THAN A
SCHOOL DISTRICT SUBJECT TO ARTICLE FIFTY-TWO OF THE EDUCATION  LAW,  MAY
ADOPT  A  RESOLUTION TO ALSO GRANT A PARTIAL EXEMPTION FROM TAXATION AND
SPECIAL AD VALOREM LEVIES AUTHORIZED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  2. THE REAL PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION AUTHORIZED BY  SUBDIVISION  ONE  OF
THIS  SECTION  SHALL BE IN AN AMOUNT EQUAL TO THE LATEST STATE EQUALIZA-
TION RATE MULTIPLIED BY THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE FULL RESALE VALUE  OF
SUCH  REAL  PROPERTY ABSENT ANY RESTRICTION AND THE MAXIMUM RESALE VALUE
OF SUCH REAL PROPERTY ESTABLISHED BY SUCH GROUND  LEASE  TO  RESIDENTIAL
PROPERTIES  LOCATED ON LAND OWNED BY A NOT-FOR-PROFIT ENTITY AND SUBJECT
TO REGULATORY RESTRICTIONS FROM FEDERAL, STATE OR LOCAL HOUSING PROGRAMS
THAT PROVIDE GRANTS  OR  LOANS  TO  ENHANCE  HOUSING  AFFORDABILITY  AND
SUBJECT  TO A GROUND LEASE OR DEED RESTRICTIONS THAT RESTRICT THE RESALE
PRICE OF SUCH REAL PROPERTY FOR AT LEAST THIRTY YEARS.
  3. SUCH EXEMPTION SHALL BE GRANTED ONLY UPON APPLICATION BY THE  OWNER
OR  OWNERS OF SUCH REAL PROPERTY ON A FORM PRESCRIBED BY THE COMMISSION-

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assembly Bill A9811

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to early voting

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Archive: Last Bill Status - Stricken


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2016 enacting clause stricken
Apr 12, 2016 referred to election law

A9811 - Details

See other versions of this Bill:
A8582B
, S3813C
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3-400, 4-117, 8-100, 8-102, 8-104 & 8-508, add Art 8 Title 6 §§8-600 - 8-602, El L

A9811 - Summary

Relates to early voting; provides that beginning the eighth day prior to any election and ending on and including the second day prior to the election a person duly registered and eligible to vote shall be permitted to vote.

A9811 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9811

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 12, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. KAVANAGH -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Election Law

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to early voting

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 3-400 of the election law is amended  by  adding  a
new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  INCONSISTENT  PROVISIONS  OF  THIS  ARTICLE,
ELECTION INSPECTORS OR POLL CLERKS, IF ANY, AT POLLING PLACES FOR  EARLY
VOTING,  SHALL  CONSIST OF EITHER BOARD OF ELECTIONS EMPLOYEES WHO SHALL
BE APPOINTED BY THE COMMISSIONERS OF SUCH BOARD OR DULY QUALIFIED  INDI-
VIDUALS, APPOINTED IN THE MANNER SET FORTH IN THIS SECTION. APPOINTMENTS
TO THE OFFICES OF ELECTION INSPECTOR OR POLL CLERK IN EACH POLLING PLACE
FOR  EARLY  VOTING  SHALL BE EQUALLY DIVIDED BETWEEN THE MAJOR POLITICAL
PARTIES. THE BOARD OF ELECTIONS  SHALL  ASSIGN  STAFF  AND  PROVIDE  THE
RESOURCES THEY REQUIRE TO ENSURE WAIT TIMES AT EARLY VOTING SITES DO NOT
EXCEED THIRTY MINUTES.
  S  2.  Section  4-117  of  the election law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 1-a to read as follows:
  1-A. THE NOTICE REQUIRED BY SUBDIVISION  ONE  OF  THIS  SECTION  SHALL
INCLUDE  THE  DATES, HOURS AND LOCATIONS OF EARLY VOTING FOR THE GENERAL
AND PRIMARY ELECTION. THE BOARD OF  ELECTIONS  MAY  SATISFY  THE  NOTICE
REQUIREMENT  OF THIS SUBDIVISION BY PROVIDING IN THE NOTICE INSTRUCTIONS
TO OBTAIN THE REQUIRED EARLY VOTING INFORMATION FROM A  WEBSITE  OF  THE
BOARD  OF ELECTIONS AND PROVIDING A PHONE NUMBER TO CALL FOR SUCH INFOR-
MATION.
  S 3. Subdivision 2 of section 8-100 of the election law, as amended by
chapter 335 of the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
  2. Polls shall be open for voting during the following hours: a prima-
ry election from twelve o'clock noon until nine o'clock in the  evening,
except  in  the  city  of  New York and the counties of Nassau, Suffolk,
Westchester, Rockland, Orange, Putnam and Erie,  and  in  such  city  or
county from [six] SEVEN o'clock in the morning until nine o'clock in the
evening; the general election from six o'clock in the morning until nine

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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