Bill Text: NY S03939 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Relates to the total number of voting machines required at polling sites in cities with populations of one million or more.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-02-21 - REFERRED TO ELECTIONS [S03939 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S03939-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          3939
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    February 21, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by Sens. KRUEGER, LIU -- 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  the  total  number  of
          voting  machines  required at polling sites in cities with populations
          of one million or more
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. The election law is amended by adding a new section 7-202-a
     2  to read as follows:
     3    § 7-202-a. Minimum number of voting machines required in cities with a
     4  population  of  one  million or more. In cities with a population of one
     5  million or more the county board of elections shall provide a minimum of
     6  one voting machine  for  every  one  thousand  four  hundred  registered
     7  voters.
     8    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD01139-01-9
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