Bill Text: NY A05219 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Relates to individuals who are nominated to serve on the committee to receive notices to submit a certificate of acceptance.

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 13-3)

Status: (Passed) 2019-11-08 - approval memo.11 [A05219 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A05219-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    February 7, 2019
        Introduced  by  M. of A. GALEF, WALKER, TAYLOR -- read once and referred
          to the Committee on Election Law
        AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to certificates of accept-
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Section  6-166 of the election law is amended by adding a
     2  new subdivision 3 to read as follows:
     3    3. Individuals nominated to serve on the committee to receive notices,
     4  shall, in a certificate signed and acknowledged by him or her, and filed
     5  as provided in this article, accept the  nomination  of  the  committee,
     6  otherwise  such  nomination shall be null and void.  All certificates of
     7  acceptance shall be filed not later than the fourth day after  the  last
     8  day to file petitions for the opportunity to ballot.
     9    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.