S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
January 6, 2016
Introduced by Sen. LATIMER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to qualifications
for holding the office of comptroller in the city of Rye in Westches-
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 65 to read as follows:
65. IN THE CITY OF RYE, WESTCHESTER COUNTY, 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 AND THE PROVISIONS REQUIRING A PERSON TO BE A RESIDENT OF THE
STATE, SHALL NOT PREVENT A PERSON FROM HOLDING THE OFFICE OF COMPTROLLER
OF THE CITY OF RYE; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THE PERSON PERFORMING THE FUNC-
TION OF COMPTROLLER IN ANY OTHER CITY SHALL BE A RESIDENT OF SUCH CITY,
UNLESS OTHERWISE PROVIDED BY LAW.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.