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A11456 Summary:

SAME ASNo same as
SPONSORRules (Weinstein)
COSPNSRSilver, Galef, Aubry, Bing, Brodsky, Cahill, Cohen A, Cook, Dinowitz, Espaillat, Gordon, John,Klein, Koon, McLaughlin, Millman, O'Donnell, Ortiz, Paulin, Ramos, Sidikman, Stringer, Sweeney,Wright
Add SS140-c, 140-d, 140-e, 19-a & 71-a, Arts 2-B S49, 2-C S50 & 7-B-1 SS230 - 235, Judy L; addS2-a, Ct Claims Act; amd S123, Fam Ct Act; add S22-a, NYC Crim Ct Act; add S102-b, NYC Civ CtAct; amd SS4-128, 14-102 & 14-104, El L
Enacts the judiciary qualification act; establishes procedures for judicial screening of candidates for the judiciary; including the establishment of judicial screening panels; requires candidates for the judiciary to be found well qualified by such panel; provides for filling of vacancies on the Supreme Court; provides for the disqualification of judges by reason of campaign contributions; establishes the New York Judicial Campaign Ethics and Conduct Center and a Commission on Judicial Diversity; provides procedures and screening for the appointment of certain judges in courts of the city of New York; and the preparation and use of ballot pamphlets.
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