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A03504 Summary:

BILL NOA03504
 
SAME ASSAME AS S00496
 
SPONSORCarroll (MS)
 
COSPNSRBenedetto, Colton, Mosley, D'Urso, Rosenthal L, Blake, Dinowitz, Richardson, Abinanti, Simon
 
MLTSPNSRLentol
 
Amd 5-210, El L
 
Provides voters with a warning about New York's closed primary system on voter registration forms.
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A03504 Actions:

BILL NOA03504
 
01/29/2019referred to election law
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A03504 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          3504
 
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                    January 29, 2019
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  CARROLL,  BENEDETTO, COLTON, MOSLEY, D'URSO,
          L. ROSENTHAL, BLAKE, DINOWITZ, RICHARDSON, ABINANTI, SIMON  --  Multi-
          Sponsored  by  --  M.    of A. LENTOL -- read once and referred to the
          Committee on Election Law
 
        AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to notifying  voters  that
          New York practices a closed primary system
 
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section 1. Paragraph (f) of subdivision 5  of  section  5-210  of  the
     2  election  law, as amended by chapter 179 of the laws of 2005, is amended
     3  to read as follows:
     4    (f) Notice [that political] in bold and prominent type, stating:  "The
     5  state  of  New  York  practices a closed party primary system. Political
     6  party enrollment is optional, but [that,] in order to vote in a  primary
     7  election  of  a  political  party, a voter must enroll in that political
     8  party, unless state party rules allow [otherwise] otherwise".
     9    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 

         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD02018-01-9
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