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
March 16, 2009
Introduced by Sen. SERRANO -- 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 requiring post-
ing of notice of meetings on the internet
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 104 of the public officers law, as
amended by chapter 704 of the laws of 1979 and such section as renum-
bered by chapter 652 of the laws of 1983, is amended to read as follows:
1. Public notice of the time and place of a meeting scheduled at least
one week prior thereto shall be given to the news media and shall be
conspicuously posted in one or more designated public locations AND,
POSTED ON THE PUBLIC BODY'S INTERNET WEBSITE PROVIDED SUCH PUBLIC BODY
HAS A WEBSITE, at least seventy-two hours before such meeting.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.