STATE OF NEW YORK
2023-2024 Regular Sessions
February 9, 2023
Introduced by M. of A. CARROLL -- read once and referred to the Commit-
tee on Election Law
AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to making technical
The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-bly, do enact as follows:
1 Section 1. Subdivision 6 of section 9-211 of the election law, as
2 amended by chapter 763 of the laws of 2021, is amended to read as
4 6. Notwithstanding subdivision [four] five of this section, if a
5 voting machine or system is found to have failed to record votes in a
6 manner indicating an operational failure, the board of canvassers shall
7 use the voter verifiable audit records to determine the votes cast on
8 such machine or system, provided such records were not also impaired by
9 the operational failure of the voting machine or system.
10 § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
 is old law to be omitted.