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|Jan 06, 2010||referred to governmental operations|
|May 20, 2009||referred to governmental operations|
assembly Bill A8431
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
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- Passed Senate
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A8431 (ACTIVE) - Details
A8431 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Authorizes the use of innovative techniques to enhance public participation in the rule making process; provides that use of such techniques shall in no way otherwise diminish public participation in the rule making process; establishes a three year pilot project for seven major regulatory agencies to hold public hearings upon petition of 125 or more New York residents.
A8431 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8431 2009-2010 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y May 20, 2009 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. GIANARIS, LUPARDO, STIRPE, LANCMAN, CAHILL, PERALTA, KOON, JAFFEE, ESPAILLAT, GALEF, CASTRO, REILLY, COOK -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BARRA, BING, GOTTFRIED, MAGEE, McKEV- ITT, MENG, MOLINARO, ORTIZ, SALADINO, SWEENEY, THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations AN ACT to amend the state administrative procedure act, in relation to public hearings on proposed rules; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 102 of the state administrative procedure act, as amended by chapter 635 of the laws of 1995, is amended to read as follows: 1. "Agency" means any department, board, bureau, commission, division, office, council, committee or officer of the state, or a public benefit corporation or public authority at least one of whose members is appointed by the governor, authorized by law to make rules or to make final decisions in adjudicatory proceedings but shall not include the governor, agencies in the legislative and judicial branches, agencies created by interstate compact or international agreement, the division of military and naval affairs to the extent it exercises its responsi- bility for military and naval affairs, the division of state police, the identification and intelligence unit of the division of criminal justice services, the state insurance fund, the unemployment insurance appeal board, and except for purposes of subdivision one of section two hundred two-d AND SECTION TWO HUNDRED TWO-F of this chapter, the workers' compensation board and except for purposes of article two of this chap- ter, the state division of parole and the department of correctional services. S 2. The state administrative procedure act is amended by adding a new section 202-f to read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD11876-01-9
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