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S00613 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
            Cal. No. 1050
                               2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                     January 6, 2021
        Introduced  by Sens. MAY, BIAGGI, GOUNARDES, JACKSON, LIU, MYRIE, REICH-
          LIN-MELNICK -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be
          committed  to  the  Committee  on Elections -- reported favorably from
          said committee, ordered to first and second report, ordered to a third
          reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining  its  place  in  the
          order of third reading
        AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to candidate declination
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 6-146 of the election law is amended  by  adding  a
     2  new subdivision 6 to read as follows:
     3    6.  A  person  designated  as  a candidate for two or more party nomi-
     4  nations for an office to be filled at the time of a general election who
     5  is not nominated at a primary election by one or more such  parties  may
     6  decline  the  nomination  of one or more parties not later than ten days
     7  after the primary election.
     8    § 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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