Int. No. 1066
By Council Members Lander, Brewer, Dromm, Garodnick, James, King, Levin, Weprin, Arroyo, Rodriguez, Van Bramer, Rivera, Koslowitz, Chin, Mark-Viverito, Williams, Rose, Richards, Jackson, Gentile, Crowley, Dickens, Halloran and Oddo
A Local Law to amend the New York city charter, in relation to instant run-off voting.
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1. Paragraph 10 of subdivision c of section 10 of the New York city charter is REPEALED.
?2. Chapter 46 of the New York city charter is amended by adding a new section 1057-c to read as follows:
? 1057-c Instant run-off voting for citywide primary elections.
a. The method of conducting primary elections for the offices of mayor, public advocate, and comptroller, and any election for mayor, public advocate, comptroller, borough president, or councilmember for which all candidates were nominated by independent nominating petition, shall be governed by applicable provisions...Click here for full text