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A06478 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                     March 18, 2021
        Introduced  by M. of A. BARRETT -- read once and referred to the Commit-
          tee on Election Law
        AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to  early  voting  polling
          places  for  certain special, primary and run-off primary elections at
          which no voters are eligible to vote

          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Paragraphs  (b),  (c) and (d) of subdivision 2 of section
     2  8-600 of the election law are relettered paragraphs (c), (d) and (e) and
     3  a new paragraph (b) is added to read as follows:
     4    (b) For any special, primary or run-off primary election at  which  no
     5  voters of the municipality with the highest population within the county
     6  are  eligible  to vote, the board of elections may, in lieu of having an
     7  early voting polling place in such  municipality,  designate  a  polling
     8  place  for  early voting in the municipality with the highest population
     9  within the county within which the voters are eligible to vote  at  such
    10  special, primary, or run-off primary election.
    11    § 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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