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Accretion: 10992-02
1966 January-1967 April Meetings and Minutes 1 1
1966 January-1967 March Correspondence 1 2
1966 January-October Correspondence-Staffing 1 3
1966 July-August Subcommittee Assignments 1 4
1965 November-1966 August Membership 1 5
1966 December-1976 January Delegates at Large. Membership lists of delegates, Commission list of members, correspondence, “Introductory Meeting of the Delegates to the State Constitutional Convention with Leaders - Temporary State Commission on Constitutional Convention and Leaders of the Executive, Legislative and Judicial Departments of the State of New York in the Red Room, State Capital, Albany NY on 1/25/1967”, speech given by Governor Nelson Rockefeller 1 6
1965 January-1966 September DELEGATES AND ALTERNATIVES. Memorandum, newspaper clipping, news release - Citizens Committee for an Effective Constitution, membership list, copy of “Constitutional Convention Reporter.” 1 7
1966 LIST OF DELEGATES AND ALTERNATE DELEGATES TO THE REPUBLICAN STATE CONVENTION. From the NEW YORK REPUBLICAN STATE COMMITTEE. 1 8
1966 October SUBCOMMITTEE ON STATE GOVERNMENT, report to be used by. “Some Probable Constitutional Issues on the Subject of Legislative Representation,” cover letter (to Dr. Wm. Ronan). 1 9
1967 January SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION OF THE ASSOCIATION OF THE BAR OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK. Three reports: “Report on Court Structure and Management,” “Report on Removal of Judges,” “Report on Selection of Judges,” cover letter (to Dr. Wm. Ronan). 1 10
THE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION - A PANEL DISCUSSION. Article from MONITOR magazine. 1 11
1967 LOCAL FINANCE REPORT. 2 1
1967 LEGISLATURE (Structure and Organization, Apportionment and Districting, Conduct of the Legislature) Reports. 2 2
1967 January-April MINUTES AND CORRESPONDENCE. Briefing Paper #V: Conservation, The New Constitution Respondence memorandum, Minutes of Commission Meeting, correspondence, memorandum, Minutes of Commission Meeting, the 1967 Constitutional Convention, “Constitution Simplification, Briefing Paper #III: The Bill of Rights. 2 3
1967 February-March CORRESPONDENCE (Pending: Elmer Cornwell) 2 4
1967 February-March THE RIGHT TO VOTE: News release, pamphlet (no. 4 report) 2 5
1967 February CONVENTION ORGANIZATION AND RULES: Report (draft) to members of the Commission from Louis Lauer, Counsel, Temp State Committee Constitution????? (Conv.) 2 6
1967 March ADMINISTRATION, INTEGRATION, SIMPLIFICATION, AND EXECUTIVE REORGANIZATION. 2 7
c1967 ADMINISTRATION, INTEGRATION, SIMPLIFICATION, AND EXECUTIVE REORGANIZATION. 2 8
1967 February-March INDIVIDUAL LIBERTIES AND ADMINISTRATION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE. Report (draft) to members of the Commission from Louis Lauer. Topics include: Bill of Rights Study, Punishment, Searches and Seizure, Electronic Surveillance, The Right of Privacy, Grand Jury, Trial by Jury, Right to Counsel. 2 9
1967 March NATURAL RESOURCES. Report (draft) to members of the Commission from Louis Lauer. 2 10
1967 March LABOR. Report for consideration at 3/10/67 meeting. 2 11
1967 March SUBSTANTIVE FREEDOMS. Report (draft) to members of the Commission from Louis Lauer. 2 12
1967 March-April EXECUTIVE REORGANIZATION. Report (draft) to members of the Ronan Subcommittee from Bob Herman. 2 13
1967 March INDIVIDUAL FREEDOMS. Report (draft) to members of the Commission from Louis Lauer. 2 14
1967 March HOUSING. Report. 2 15
1967 March REPORT ON THE JUDICIARY. Reports (draft) to members of the Commission from Louis Lauer. Topics include JUICIAL ADMINISTRATION, STUDIES IN THE JUDICIARY - The Court System, Study #5 - Surrogate’s Court; Study #8 - Supreme Court of the State of New York; Study #9 - The Appellate Divisions; JUDGES - Study #II - Removal of Judges; JUDGES - Study #II - Removal of Judges; JURY TRIALS IN CIVIL ACTIONS; STATE GOVERNMENT - The Attorney General, District Attorneys and County Sheriffs. 2 16
1967 March STUDIES IN THE JUDICIARY - The Court of the City of New York. Report (draft) to members of the Commission from Louis Lauer. 2 17
1967 March STUDIES IN THE JUDICIARY - The Court System, Study #II - Criminal Court of the City of New York. 2 18
1967 March STUDIES IN THE JUDICIARY - The Court System, Study #10 - The Court of Appeals of the State of New York. Report (draft) to members of the Commission from Louis Lauer. 2 19
1967 March STUDIES IN THE JUDICIARY - The Court sem, Study #1 - Town, Village, City and District Courts. Report (draft) to members of the Subcommittee on State Government from Louis Lauer. 2 20
1967 March STUDIES IN THE JUDICIARY - Judges, Study #I - Selection of judges. Report (draft) to members of the Subcommittee on State Government from Louis Lauer. 2 21
1967 February-March COMMERCE & INDUSTRY ASSN. OF NEW YORK, INC. NEWSLETTERS (2). “CONVENTION 67.” 2 22
1967 March-April OFFICE OF THE STATE COMPTROLLER. “The Comptroller.” Ronan Committee. Report. 3 1
1966 February-1967 February SUFFRAGE & ELECTIONS. “Right to Vote.” Ronan Committee. Correspondence, report. 3 2
1967 February-March SOCIAL WELFARE. “Payments to Sectarian Welfare Institutions, “Social Welfare in New York State.” Report. 3 3
1967 January-February LEGISLATURE. Legislative Terms of Office: New York State, ““Legislature: Structure and Organization, “ “Legislative Membership.” Reports. 3 4
1966 November-1967 March SUBCOMMITTEE ON STATE FINANCE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT (BACKGROUND MATERIALS). Report: “Gifts and Loans.” State Finance Reports: “State Indebtness,” “State Taxation”, “Fiscal Policy,” “Federal Assistance,” “State-Local Fiscal Relations.” “Subcommittee on Public Finance and Local Government: “Constitutional Restrictions on Local Debt.” Report 3 5
1967 March-April THE EXECUTIVE AND ADMINISTRATION. “Civil Service. “Report. 3 6
1967 SIMPLIFICATION, ADMINISTRATIVE INTEGRATION AND EXECUTIVE REORGANIZATION (ARTICLE V, SECTIONS 2, 3, 4). WORKING PAPER. Martin Landau, Professor of Political Science, Brooklyn College, CUNY. 60pp. ca. 3 7
1967 PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT (Background Paper on). 29 pp. ca. 3 8
1966 December INTRODUCTORY REPORT (on 1967 Convention Issues). Drafts and background materials. 3 9
1967 HEALTH (The Social Services: Welfare, Health, & Mental Health). Reports 3 10
1966 COMMITTEE ON STATE GOVERNMENT, LEGISLATIVE APPORTIONMENT, SUFFRAGE, AND METHODS OF CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT (DR. RONAN, CHAIRMAN). Background materials. 3 11
1966-1967 REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR AND THE LEGISLATURE (TOWARDS AND EFECTIVE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION). Report and background materials. 3 12
1967 GOVERNOR AND CONSTITUTION, Issues of Gubernatorial Arrangements and Powers in the New York State Constitution. A report by Matteson Associates. 3 13
1966 December TENTATIVE OUTLINE OF REPORTS IN STATE GOVERNMENT. To Subcommittee on State Government from Staff. 12/1966. 3 14
undated Staff Reports 1 - 4. THE PROBLEM OF SIMPLIFICATION OF THE CONSTITUTION. SCHOOL DISTRICT GOVERNMENT. TOWN GOVERNMENT METROPOLITAN ELMIRA. 4 1
undated Staff Reports 5 - 8. METROPOLITAN SYRACUSE. METROPOLITAN UTICA-ROME. VILLAGE GOVERNMENT. METROPOLITAN POUGHKEEPSIE. 4 2
undated Staff Reports 9 - 12. CITY GOVERNMENT. METROPOLITAN BINGHAMTON. STATE ASSISTANCE TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS. HIGHWAY FINANCE. 4 3
undated STAFF REPORTS 13 - 15. AUDITING, ACCOUNTING AND MANAGEMENT OF FUNDS. STATE TAXATION. COUNTY GOVERNMENT. 4 4
undated Staff Reports 16 - 18. BUDGETING INCLUDING CAPITAL PLANNING PUBLIC UTILITIES. CONSERVATION 4 5
1958 Staff Reports 19 - 22: Agriculture, Civil Service, Retirement, Labor Relations 5 1
1958 Staff Reports 23 - 25: Private Business Enterprise, Health and Welfare, Metropolitan Buffalo and Niagara Falls 5 2
1958 Staff Reports 26 - 29: Education, Real Property Assessment, Tax Exemptions, Housing and Urban Renewal 5 3
1958 Staff Reports 30 - 32: Suffrage and Elections, Constitutional Tax Rate Limits, Constitutional Debt Limits for Local Governments 5 4
1958 Staff Reports 33 - 35: Legislative Apportionment, Canals, Simplifying the Local Finance Article 5 5
1958 Staff Reports 16 - 18. BUDGETING INCLUDING CAPITAL OUTLAY PLANNING. PUBLIC UTILITIES. CONSERVATION. 6 1
1958 Staff Reports 19 - 22. AGRICULTURE. CIVIL SERVICE. RETIREMENT. LABOR RELATIONS. 6 2
1958 Staff Reports 23 - 25. AGRICULTURE. CIVIL SERVICE. RETIREMENT. LABOR RELATIONS 6 3
1958 Staff Reports 26 - 29. PRIVATE BUSINESS ENTERPRISE. HEALTH AND WELFARE. METROPOLITAN BUFFALO AND NIAGARA FALLS. 6 4
1958 STAFF REPORTS 30 - 32. SUFFRAGE AND ELECTIONS. CONSTITUTIONAL TAX RATE LIMITS. CONSTITUTIONAL DEBT LIMITS FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENTS. 6 5
1958 Staff Reports 26 - 29. EDUCATION. REAL PROPERTY ASSESSMENT. TAX EXEMPTIONS. HOUSING AND URBAN RENEWAL. 6 6

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1966 October 3 Hearing 1 1
1966 October 10 Schedule 1 2
1966 August-October Correspondence 1 3
1966 May, September-October Material Submitted 1 4
1966 September-October Temporary State Commission on the Constitutional Convention-Working Paper 1 5
1966 October 4 Hearing 1 6
1966 October 10 Hearing [1 of 2] 1 7
1966 October 10 Hearing [2 of 2] 1 8
1966 August-October Correspondence 1 9
1966 October 11 Schedule 1 10
1966 October 11 Material Submitted 1 11
1966 October 11 Working Papers 1 12
1966 October 11 Hearing-Continued [1 of 2] 1 13
1966 October 11 Hearing-Continued [2 of 2] 1 14
1966 September 29 Notices Regarding Hearings 1 15
1966 September 30 Press Release 1 16
1966 Index of Witnesses 1 17
1966 List of Libraries to Whom Transcripts were sent 1 18
1966 Appendix A, to Records of Hearings on October 3,4,10 & 11 1 19
1966 Appendix B, to Records of Hearings on October 3,4,10 & 11 1 20
1966 Index of Organizations 1 21
1966 December 6 American Jewish Committee 1 22
1943, 1963, 1966 Catholic Welfare Committee (Tobin) 1 23
1967 Citizens Union 1 24
1967 Commerce & Industry Convention 1 25
1967 January-April Committee on Constitutional Issues 1 26
1966-1967 Comptroller 1 27
1966 October 31 NYS Council on Crime & Delinquency 1 28
undated Rosemary R. Gunning 1 29
1966 October-November James A. Higgins 1 30
1966 April-May NYS League of Women Voters 2 1
1967 January Irving Like 2 2
1963 National Municipal League 2 3
1966 December 15 New York Railroad Association 2 4
1967 April 16-19 NYS Recreation & Park Society 2 5
1967 State Charities Aid Association 2 6
1966 October 3 Schedule 2 7
1966 August-September Correspondence 2 8
1966 October 3 Working Papers 2 9
1966 Materials Submitted 2 10
1966 October 4 Schedule 2 11
1966 September Correspondence 2 12
1966 October Materials Submitted 2 13
1967 March 29 Draft Report-Civil Service 2 14
1967 March 20 Draft Report-Freedom from Discrimination 2 15
1967 March 25 Draft Report-Freedom of Religion 2 16
1966 March 20 Draft Report-Housing 2 17
1967 March 6 Draft Report-Labor 2 18
1967 February Draft Report-Mental Health 2 19
1967 March 7, 20 Draft Report-Natural Resources 2 20
1967 February 17 Revised Draft Report-Social Welfare 2 21
1967 February 17 Draft Report-Public Health 2 22
1967 March 13 Draft Report-Welfare, Health and Mental Health 2 23
1967 March 27 Draft Report-Studies in the Judiciary [1 of 3] 2 24
1967 March Draft Report-Studies in the Judiciary [2 of 3] 2 25
1967 March Draft Report-Studies in the Judiciary [3 of 3] 2 26
1967 March 29 Draft Report-Local Government [1 of 2] 2 27
1967 March 29 Draft Report-Local Government [2 of 2] 2 28
1967 March 29 Draft Report-Executive Reorganization 2 29
1967 March 29 Draft Report- The Legislature 2 30
undated Draft Report-State Legislative Apportionment 2 31
1966 December 7 Draft Introductory Report 2 32
1966 December Final Draft Introductory Report 3 1
1967 Convention Issues Introductory Report 3 2
1966 December-1967 January Revised Draft Local Finance Report 3 3
1967 January Drafts-Local Finance Report [1 of 2] 3 4
1967 January Drafts-Local Finance Report [2 of 2] 3 5
1967 January 3, 27 3-Local Finance; 2-Toward an Effective Convention 3 6
1966 December-1967 January Revised Draft Report on Legislative and other Recommendations 3 7
1966 December-1967 January Draft Report on Legislation for Constitutional Convention 3 8
1967 February 6 Draft Suffrage Report 3 9
1967 February 10 4-The Right to Vote 3 10
1967 February 18 Draft Report-Organization & Rules 3 11
1967 March 3 5-For Effective Constitutional Review 3 12
undated Draft Report -Education 3 13
1967 March 3 6-Education 3 14
1967 February-March Draft Report-Bill of Rights [1 of 2] 3 15
1967 February-March Draft Report-Bill of Rights [2 of 2] 3 16
1967 March 16 7-Individual Liberties 3 17
1967 February-March Draft Report-State Finance [1 of 2] 3 18
1967 February-March Draft Report-State Finance [2 of 2] 3 19
1967 March 10 Draft Report-Gifts & Loans 3 20
1967 March 24 9-State Finance 3 21
1966-1967 Commission Members: Beame, Abraham D; Bensley, William E; Bergan, Francis; Burton, John E; Clark, Kenneth B; Corbin, Sol Neil; Curto, Ernest 4 1
1966-1967 Commission Members: Fisher, Harold L; Gutman, Daniel; Herron, William J; Martin, June; McNeice, Harold F; Moore, Frank C. 4 2
1966-1967 Commission Members: Mulligan, William H; Reidy, Daniel J; Ronan, William J; Sorenson, Theodore; Wagner, Robert F. 4 3
1967 February-April Requests for Information from School Children 4 4
1967 March-April Requests for Books 4 5
1966-1967 General Correspondence M-O 4 6
1966-1967 General Correspondence P-R 4 7
1966-1967 General Correspondence S-U [1 of 2] 4 8
1966-1967 General Correspondence S-U [2 of 2] 4 9
1966-1967 General Correspondence A-C [1 of 2] 4 10
1966-1967 General Correspondence A-C [2 of 2] 4 11
1966-1967 General Correspondence D-F 4 12
1966-1967 General Correspondence G-I 4 13
1966-1967 Consultants A-G 4 14
1966-1967 Press Releases 4 15
1966 December 13 Material Sent to Delegates 4 16
1966-1967 Commission Meetings-Agenda, Notices and Activities 4 17
1966-1967 Clark Subcommittee; Moore Subcommittee; and Ronan Subcommittee 4 18
1966-1967 Consultants H-P 4 19
1966-1967 Consultant Bills & Correspondence 4 20
1966-1967 General Correspondence J-L 4 21
1966-1967 General Correspondence V-Z 4 22
1966 December 2 NYS Law Enforcement Officials 5 1
1966 Press Release and Memos 5 2
1966-1967 Honorable Earl W. Brydges 5 3
1966-1967 Honorable Louis J. Lefkowitz 5 4
1966 September, 1967 April Arthur M. Levitt-Comptroller 5 5
1966-1967 Honorable Anthony J. Travia 5 6
1966-1967 Commission Meetings and Minutes [1 of 2] 5 7
1966-1967 Commission Meetings and Minutes [2 of 2] 5 8
1966 Decisions & Announcements 5 9
1967 February 7 Consultant Report-Dr. Robert G. Dixon, Jr (Local Government) 5 10
1967 February 14 William H. Meckling (State Finance) 5 11
1967 February 14 Belle Zeller (State Government) 5 12
1966 January James J. Leff (Suffrage) 5 13
undated Ray E. Trussell, M.D. (Public Health) [1 of 2] 5 14
undated Ray E. Trussell, M.D. (Public Health) [2 of 2] 5 15
undated Natural Resources [1 of 2] 5 16
undated Natural Resources [2 of 2] 5 17
1967 January 30 Basic Issues on Education 5 18
undated Victor Schnee (Judiciary) 5 19
1967 January 9 Basic Issues on Education 5 20
undated Albert A. Walsh (Public Housing) 5 21
undated Leonard E. Reisman-VI. Agencies Offering Police Service 5 22
undated Report-The Surrogate's Court 5 23
1967 January 9 Alvin C. Eurich (Education) 5 24
undated State Economic Development 5 25
undated Morris Beck- (State-Local Fiscal System) 5 26
undated Joseph R. Commerosano (State Finance) 5 27
1965 January James W. Greene (Legislature) 5 28
1967 February 27 E. Lisk Wyckoff, Jr. (Judiciary) 5 29
1967 March Governor and Constitution-Issues of Gubernatorial Arrangements and Powers in the NYS Constitution 5 30
undated Voting 5 31
Martin Landau (State Administrative Organization) 6 1
1967 February David R. Kochery (Judiciary) 6 2
C. Lowell Harris (State Finance) 6 3
Public Employment 6 4
Belle Zeller (State Government) 6 5
1967 January 16 Kenneth DeKay (State Debt) 6 6
1957, 1966 Kenneth DeKay (Authorities) 6 7
1967 January Natural Resources [1 of 2] 6 8
1967 January Natural Resources [2 of 2] 6 9
Home Rule in New York State 6 10
1966 December 1 Hyman M. Forstenzer (Mental Health) 6 11
1967 January 18 James W. Green (Legislature) 6 12
Louis Henkin (Constitutional Revision) 6 13
1967 February 21 Nancy Stagg (Law of Trial by Jury) 6 14
Appendix B-Record of Hearings held on October 3,4,10 and 11, 1966 6 15
Peter Simmons (Judiciary) 6 16
Local Government 6 17
Gisbert Flanz (State Government) 6 18
Appendix A-Record of Hearings held on October 3,4,10, and 11, 1966 6 19
Hearing Transcript-October 11, 1966 [1 of 2] 6 20
Hearing Transcript-October 11, 1966 [2 of 2] 6 21
Hearing Transcript-October 10, 1966 [1 of 2] 6 22
Hearing Transcript-October 10, 1966 [2 of 2] 6 23
Hearing Transcript-October 4, 1966 [1 of 2] 6 24
Hearing Transcript-October 4, 1966 [2 of 2] 6 25
Hearing Transcript-October 3, 1966 6 26