A10039 Summary:

BILL NOA10039
 
SAME ASSAME AS S07402
 
SPONSORGiglio
 
COSPNSR
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Amd 23, Town L; amd 3, Pub Off L
 
Authorizes the town justice of the town of Allen, in the county Allegany, to be a nonresident of such town.
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A10039 Actions:

BILL NOA10039
 
05/06/2016referred to local governments
06/02/2016reported referred to rules
06/07/2016reported
06/08/2016rules report cal.88
06/08/2016substituted by s7402
 S07402 AMEND= YOUNG
 04/27/2016REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
 05/16/20161ST REPORT CAL.834
 05/17/20162ND REPORT CAL.
 05/18/2016ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
 06/06/2016PASSED SENATE
 06/06/2016DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
 06/06/2016referred to local governments
 06/08/2016substituted for a10039
 06/08/2016ordered to third reading rules cal.88
 06/08/2016passed assembly
 06/08/2016returned to senate
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A10039 Memo:

NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLY
MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT OF LEGISLATION
submitted in accordance with Assembly Rule III, Sec 1(f)
 
BILL NUMBER: A10039
 
SPONSOR: Giglio
  TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the town law and the public officers law, in relation to authorizing the town justice of the town of Allen, county of Allegany, to be a nonresident of such town   PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to authorize the town justice of the Town of Allen, located in Allegany County, to be a nonresident of the town.   SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends Section 23 of the Town Law by adding a new subdivision 30, which states that in the Town of Allen, Allegany County, the person performing the function of Town Justice need not be an elector of the town. Section 2: Amends Section 3 of the Public Officers Law by adding a new subdivision 65.   JUSTIFICATION: This legislation was requested by the Town of Allen, county of Allegany, in Town Resolution number 26-2016. The office of Town Justice in the town is vacant and there are no resi- dents of the town who are ready, willing or able to serve as Town Justice. This legislation is therefore necessary to ensure that the position can be filled by someone who is qualified and able to serve in this vital position.   LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New Bill.   FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None   EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.
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A10039 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          10039
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                       May 6, 2016
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced by M. of A. GIGLIO -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Local Governments
 
        AN ACT to amend the town law and the public officers law, in relation to
          authorizing the town justice of the town of Allen, county of Allegany,
          to be a nonresident of such town
 
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section 1. Section 23 of the town law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
     2  subdivision 30 to read as follows:
     3    30. Notwithstanding the provisions of subdivision one of this section,
     4  in  the  town of Allen, in the county of Allegany, the person performing
     5  the function of town justice, need not  be  an  elector  of  such  town.
     6  Provided, however, the person performing the function of town justice in
     7  any  other  town  shall  be  an  elector  of such town, unless otherwise
     8  provided by an act of the state legislature.
     9    § 2. Section 3 of the public officers law is amended by adding  a  new
    10  subdivision 65 to read as follows:
    11    65. In the town of Allen, in the county of Allegany, the provisions of
    12  this section requiring a person to be a resident of the political subdi-
    13  vision  or  municipal corporation of the state for which he or she shall
    14  be chosen or within which his or her official functions are required  to
    15  be exercised, shall not prevent a person from holding the office of town
    16  justice  of  the  town  of Allen; provided that such person resides in a
    17  town which adjoins such town and which is in  the  county  of  Allegany.
    18  Provided, however, the person performing the function of town justice in
    19  any  other  town  shall  be  a  resident  of such town, unless otherwise
    20  provided by law.
    21    § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD15136-01-6
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