S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2011-2012 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
February 17, 2011
Introduced by Sen. LANZA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to contracts to dissem-
inate certain advertising materials
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 33 to
read as follows:
S 33. CONTRACTS TO DISSEMINATE ADVERTISING MATERIALS. 1. FOR THE
PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "STATE AGENCY" SHALL MEAN ANY STATE DEPART-
MENT, BOARD, BUREAU, DIVISION, COMMISSION, COMMITTEE, PUBLIC AUTHORITY,
PUBLIC BENEFIT CORPORATION, COUNCIL, OFFICE, OR OTHER GOVERNMENTAL ENTI-
TY PERFORMING A GOVERNMENTAL OR PROPRIETARY FUNCTION FOR THE STATE.
2. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, WHEN A STATE AGENCY
ENTERS INTO A CONTRACT DIRECTLY OR THROUGH A THIRD PARTY TO DISSEMINATE,
THROUGH MAILINGS OR OTHERWISE, ADVERTISING MATERIALS TO THE PUBLIC
RELATING TO A PRODUCT OR SERVICE, SUCH CONTRACT SHALL EXCLUDE THE ADVER-
TISEMENT OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES WHICH RELATE, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY,
TO THE AUTHORITY, MISSION, OR SUBJECT MATTER OF THE STATE AGENCY.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately and shall apply to all
contracts entered into on and after such effective date.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.