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  name        = New York Land Exchange With NYCO Minerals Amendment, S 4688 |  
 
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}}{{tnr}}The '''New York Land Exchange With NYCO Minerals Amendment''' is a {{lrcafull}} in [[New York]] that will be decided in the [[New York 2013 ballot measures|statewide election]] on [[BC2013#November|November 5, 2013]]. The measure would allow a land exchange involving the Adirondack forest preserve with NYCO Minerals.<ref name="FirstStory">[http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Questions-that-await-you-in-the-fall-4619973.php TimesUnion.com, "Questions that await you in the fall," June 24, 2013]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}The '''New York Land Exchange With NYCO Minerals Amendment''', also known as [http://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=S04688&term=2013&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Votes=Y&Text=Y S 4688], is a {{lrcafull}} in [[New York]] that will be decided in the [[New York 2013 ballot measures|statewide election]] on [[BC2013#November|November 5, 2013]]. The measure would allow a land exchange involving the Adirondack forest preserve with NYCO Minerals.<ref name="FirstStory">[http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Questions-that-await-you-in-the-fall-4619973.php TimesUnion.com, "Questions that await you in the fall," June 24, 2013]</ref>
  
==Support==
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==Text of measure==
''No formal support has been identified for this measure yet.''
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===Constitutional changes===
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:: ''See also: [[New York Land Exchange With NYCO Minerals Amendment, S 4688 (2013), constitutional text changes]]''
  
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The measure amends [[Article XIV, New York Constitution#Section 1|Section 1 of Article XIV]] of the [[New York Constitution|Constitution of New York]].<ref>[http://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=S04688&term=2013&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Votes=Y&Text=Y A 4359 (text)]</ref>
''No formal support has been identified for this measure yet.''
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The measure was sponsored by Sen.[[Betty Little]] (R-45).<ref name="status"/>
  
 
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According to the [[New York Constitution]], a majority vote is required in two successive sessions of the [[New York State Legislature]] in order to qualify a measure for the statewide ballot.
 
According to the [[New York Constitution]], a majority vote is required in two successive sessions of the [[New York State Legislature]] in order to qualify a measure for the statewide ballot.
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The [[New York State Senate]] passed the amendment on June 10, 2013, with a vote of 59 to 3.<ref>[http://open.nysenate.gov/legislation/bill/S4688-2013 Senate vote on S 4688]</ref>
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The [[New York State Assembly]] passed the amendment on June 19, 2013, with a vote of 134 to 6.<ref>[http://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/?default_fld=&bn=S04688&term=2013&Summary=Y&Actions=Y&Votes=Y&Text=Y S 4688 (status)]</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 12:39, 12 July 2013

New York Land Exchange With NYCO Minerals Amendment, S 4688
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Type:Constitutional amendment
Constitution:New York Constitution
Referred by:New York Legislature
Topic:Forests and parks
Status:On the ballot
The New York Land Exchange With NYCO Minerals Amendment, also known as S 4688, is a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in New York that will be decided in the statewide election on November 5, 2013. The measure would allow a land exchange involving the Adirondack forest preserve with NYCO Minerals.[1]

Text of measure

Constitutional changes

See also: New York Land Exchange With NYCO Minerals Amendment, S 4688 (2013), constitutional text changes

The measure amends Section 1 of Article XIV of the Constitution of New York.[2]

Support

The measure was sponsored by Sen.Betty Little (R-45).[3]

Path to the ballot

See also: Amending the New York Constitution

According to the New York Constitution, a majority vote is required in two successive sessions of the New York State Legislature in order to qualify a measure for the statewide ballot.

The New York State Senate passed the amendment on June 10, 2013, with a vote of 59 to 3.[4]

The New York State Assembly passed the amendment on June 19, 2013, with a vote of 134 to 6.[5]

See also

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