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A02168 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    January 14, 2021
        Introduced by M. of A. JACOBSON -- read once and referred to the Commit-
          tee on Election Law
        AN  ACT  to amend the election law, in relation to requiring the posting
          of information concerning a change in the location of a polling place
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  The election law is amended by adding a new section 8-108
     2  to read as follows:
     3    § 8-108. Change of polling place. In the event that there is a  change
     4  of location of a polling place from the last primary or general election
     5  held  or  the  last early voting period held, the board of elections for
     6  the voting district in which the old polling place is located shall post
     7  at the entrance of the old polling location a  notice  on  yellow  paper
     8  informing voters that the polling place has been moved and providing the
     9  street  address  of the new location. Such notice shall be posted on the
    10  date of the election or on the first day of early voting  prior  to  the
    11  opening of the polls.
    12    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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