A00219 Summary:

BILL NOA00219A
 
SAME ASSAME AS S03232-A
 
SPONSORPaulin (MS)
 
COSPNSRBlake, Dinowitz, Galef, Jaffee, Miller MG, Rosenthal L, Zebrowski, Crouch, Raia, Otis, Schmitt, Jacobson, D'Urso, Griffin, Ramos, Reyes, Seawright, Ortiz, Walczyk
 
MLTSPNSRAbbate, Englebright, Hevesi
 
Amd 11-306, El L
 
Provides that the board of elections will mail special ballots to victims of domestic violence with sufficient time to cast such ballot prior to the close of polls.
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A00219 Actions:

BILL NOA00219A
 
01/09/2019referred to election law
02/27/2019reported
02/28/2019advanced to third reading cal.67
03/13/2019amended on third reading 219a
05/14/2019passed assembly
05/14/2019delivered to senate
05/14/2019REFERRED TO ELECTIONS
05/14/2019SUBSTITUTED FOR S3232A
05/14/20193RD READING CAL.615
05/14/2019PASSED SENATE
05/14/2019RETURNED TO ASSEMBLY
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A00219 Committee Votes:

ELECTION LAW Chair:Lavine DATE:02/27/2019AYE/NAY:13/0 Action: Favorable
LavineAyeNorrisAye
GalefAyeBrabenecAye
DinowitzAyeMikulinAye
LentolAyeTagueExcused
LiftonAye
BuchwaldAye
BlakeExcused
WalkerAye
CarrollAye
TaylorAye
JacobsonAye
D'UrsoExcused

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A00219 Floor Votes:

DATE:05/14/2019Assembly Vote  YEA/NAY: 141/0
AbbateYCrespoYGanttERLiPetriYPerryERSimonY
AbinantiYCrouchYGarbarinoYLupardoYPheffer AmatoYSimotasY
ArroyoERCruzYGiglioYMagnarelliYPichardoYSmithY
AshbyYCusickYGlickYMalliotakisYPretlowYSmullenY
AubryYCymbrowitzYGoodellYManktelowYQuartYSolagesY
BarclayYDavilaERGottfriedYMcDonaldYRaYStecY
BarnwellYDe La RosaYGriffinYMcDonoughYRaiaYSteckY
BarrettYDenDekkerYGuntherYMcMahonYRamosYSternY
BarronYDeStefanoYHawleyYMikulinYRaynorYStirpeY
BenedettoYDickensYHevesiYMill B YReillyYTagueY
BichotteERDilanYHunterYMill MGYReyesYTaylorY
BlakeERDinowitzYHyndmanYMill MLYRichardsonERThieleY
BlankenbushYDiPietroYJacobsonYMontesanoYRiveraYTitusY
BrabenecYD'UrsoYJaffeeYMorinelloYRodriguezYVanelER
BraunsteinYEichensteinYJean-PierreYMosleyYRomeoYWalczykY
BronsonYEnglebrightYJohnsYNiouYRose D YWalkerY
BuchwaldYEpsteinYJonesYNolanYRose L YWallaceY
BurkeYFahyYJoynerYNorrisYRozicYWalshY
ButtenschonYFallYKimERO'DonnellYRyanYWeinsteinY
ByrneYFernandezYKolbYOrtizYSalkaYWeprinY
ByrnesYFinchYLalorYOtisYSantabarbaraYWilliamsY
CahillYFitzpatrickYLavineYPalmesanoYSayeghYWoernerY
CarrollYFriendYLawrenceYPalumboYSchimmingerYWrightY
ColtonYFrontusYLentolYPaulinYSchmittYZebrowskiY
CookYGalefYLiftonYPeoples-StokesYSeawrightYMr SpkrY

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A00219 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                         219--A
                                                                 Cal. No. 67
 
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                   IN ASSEMBLY
 
                                       (Prefiled)
 
                                     January 9, 2019
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced   by  M.  of  A.  PAULIN,  BLAKE,  DINOWITZ,  GALEF,  JAFFEE,
          M. G. MILLER, L. ROSENTHAL, ZEBROWSKI, CROUCH,  RAIA,  OTIS,  SCHMITT,
          JACOBSON,  D'URSO  --  Multi-Sponsored  by  -- M. of A. ABBATE, ENGLE-
          BRIGHT, HEVESI -- read once and referred to the Committee on  Election
          Law  --  reported from committee, advanced to a third reading, amended
          and ordered reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third read-
          ing
 
        AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to mailing special ballots
          for victims of domestic violence
 
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section  1.  Subdivision  1  of section 11-306 of the election law, as
     2  amended by chapter 163 of the laws  of  2010,  is  amended  to  read  as
     3  follows:
     4    1.  A  voter  may  deliver  to the board of elections, in person or by
     5  mail, at any time during the period in which  absentee  ballot  applica-
     6  tions  may  be delivered, a signed written statement swearing or affirm-
     7  ing:
     8    (a) that he or she is the victim of domestic violence;
     9    (b) that he or she has left his  or  her  residence  because  of  such
    10  violence; and
    11    (c)  that  because  of  the  threat  of  physical or emotional harm to
    12  himself or herself or to family or household members, he or  she  wishes
    13  to  cast  a  special  ballot  in  the  next election. The statement must
    14  include the voter's address of registration.   The  board  of  elections
    15  shall  permit such a voter to cast a special ballot at an office of such
    16  board of elections [not earlier than one week before the  election  and]
    17  not later than the close of the polls on election day, or by mail within
    18  the  same  time  and in the same manner in which absentee ballots may be
    19  cast, provided however that the distribution of  such  ballots  to  such

         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD01281-02-9

        A. 219--A                           2
 
     1  voters shall be timed to afford such voters sufficient time to cast such
     2  ballots  prior  to  the close of the polls on election day. Such ballots
     3  shall be retained at the board  of  elections  and  cast  and  canvassed
     4  pursuant to the provisions of section 9-209 of this chapter.
     5    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
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