S08292 Summary:

BILL NOS08292
 
SAME ASNo Same As
 
SPONSORMANNION
 
COSPNSRBIAGGI, MAY
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Amd §3-200, El L
 
Requires a commissioner to meet certain qualifications before his or her appointment which shall include, but not be limited to, the qualifications prescribed by section three of the public officers law, and demonstrated experience in election administration or other management, operations, or administrative experience in the public, non-profit, or private sector as deemed sufficient by the board.
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S08292 Actions:

BILL NOS08292
 
02/09/2022REFERRED TO ELECTIONS
02/28/20221ST REPORT CAL.569
03/01/20222ND REPORT CAL.
03/02/2022ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
05/17/2022PASSED SENATE
05/17/2022DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
05/17/2022referred to election law
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S08292 Committee Votes:

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S08292 Floor Votes:

There are no votes for this bill in this legislative session.
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S08292 Memo:

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S08292 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          8292
 
                    IN SENATE
 
                                    February 9, 2022
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by  Sen. MANNION -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Elections
 
        AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to requiring a commission-
          er to meet certain qualifications before his or her appointment
 
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section  1.  Section  3-200 of the election law is amended by adding a
     2  new subdivision 8 to read as follows:
     3    8. No later than December thirty-first, two thousand  twenty-two,  the
     4  state  board of elections shall prescribe qualifications for all commis-
     5  sioners of boards of elections in each county and the city of New  York.
     6  Such qualifications shall include, but not be limited to, the qualifica-
     7  tions prescribed by section three of the public officers law, and demon-
     8  strated experience in election administration or other management, oper-
     9  ations,  or  administrative  experience  in  the  public, non-profit, or
    10  private sector as deemed sufficient by the  board.  Such  qualifications
    11  shall  apply  to appointments made beginning thirty days after promulga-
    12  tion of such qualifications and shall thereafter  be  reviewed  by  such
    13  board  at  least  every two years and updated as necessary.  Such quali-
    14  fications shall be prescribed by the board only after  consideration  of
    15  the  skills  and  knowledge  necessary or useful for the exercise of the
    16  duties and responsibilities of such commissioners, as well as the abili-
    17  ty to recruit a sufficient number of candidates to be commissioners.
    18    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD13431-01-1
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