2019 Village Elections Workshop


The following Workshop is ideal for both the newly
appointed village clerk and the veteran village clerk that is
looking for a refresher in village election law.

SPEAKER: Rebecca Ruscito, NYCOM Counsel


Thursday, January 10 (12:00 - 3:00pm)

Courtyard by Marriott Long Island MacArthur Airport
5000 Express Drive South, Ronkonkoma, NY

The cost of workshop is $50 per person ($100 for non-members) 

NYCOM’s three-hour Village Elections Workshop offers an in-depth review of the village elections process. The workshop will cover the party nomination process, the independent body nominating process, challenges to nominations, voter registration, processing absentee ballot applications, handling candidate and voter residency issues, ballot preparation, election inspector appointment and training, poll watchers, election day procedures, dealing with voters not on the registration list, canvassing the vote, run-off elections, the clerk’s post-election responsibilities, and the availability of election records.

This workshop is eligible for three hours of CLE credit in the Area of Professional Practice. This CLE Course is appropriate for both newly admitted and experienced attorneys and is a permissible format for newly admitted attorneys. For a copy of NYCOM's CLE Financial Hardship Policy, contact Wade Beltramo at (518) 463-1185. CLE Credits will be distributed upon completion of the webinar series.

Policy on Access for the Disabled - The Conference of Mayors makes every effort to plan meetings which are accessible to the disabled. NYCOM requests advance notice by the registrant (including on-site registrants) so that we can make appropriate arrangements.

Reimbursement - The expenses of this education and training meeting incurred by duly authorized municipal officials, officers and employees are reimbursable by cities and villages pursuant to the provisions of Section 77-b of the General Municipal Law.