S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2009-2010 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
April 7, 2009
Introduced by Sen. WINNER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to access to agency
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 87 of the public officers law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (d) to read as follows:
(D) A RECORDS REQUEST DIRECTED TO THE EXECUTIVE CHAMBER WHICH SHOULD
PROPERLY HAVE BEEN DIRECTED TO A SUBORDINATE AGENCY WITHIN THE EXECUTIVE
DEPARTMENT SHALL WITHIN FIVE DAYS BE REDIRECTED TO THE PROPER AGENCY BY
THE RECORDS ACCESS OFFICER OF THE EXECUTIVE CHAMBER.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.