S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
June 19, 2013
Introduced by Sen. LANZA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to requiring
public hearings where procurements valued over one hundred thousand
dollars are made overseas
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Article 1 of the public authorities law is amended by
adding a new title 3 to read as follows:
SECTION 9. PUBLIC HEARINGS.
S 9. PUBLIC HEARINGS. A PUBLIC AUTHORITY CREATED BY OR EXISTING UNDER
THIS CHAPTER OR ANY OTHER LAW OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK SHALL HOLD AT
LEAST ONE PUBLIC HEARING PRIOR TO PROCURING MATERIALS OVERSEAS VALUED
OVER ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR CAPITAL PROJECTS.
S 2. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.