senate Bill S8457B

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Requires elected officials to post certain information regarding contributions on his or her website

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 27, 2010 print number 8457b
Aug 27, 2010 amend (t) and recommit to rules
Aug 20, 2010 print number 8457a
Aug 20, 2010 amend (t) and recommit to rules
Jul 30, 2010 referred to rules

S8457 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Add §61-a, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S96
2013-2014: S787
2015-2016: S133
2017-2018: S4964

S8457 - Summary

Requires elected officials to post certain information regarding contributions on his or her website; failure to comply with this provision of this section shall constitute a class E felony.

S8457 - Sponsor Memo

S8457 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  8457

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              July 30, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DIAZ  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the election law, in relation to requiring elected offi-
  cials to post certain information regarding contributions  on  his  or
  her website

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The election law is amended by adding a new section  14-129
to read as follows:
  S  14-129. CONTRIBUTIONS POSTED ON ELECTED OFFICIALS WEBSITES. 1.  ALL
CONTRIBUTIONS OVER TWO HUNDRED FIFTY  DOLLARS  RECEIVED  BY  AN  ELECTED
OFFICIAL SHALL BE POSTED ON THE ELECTED OFFICIAL'S WEBSITE WITHIN THIRTY
DAYS  FROM  RECEIPT  OF  SUCH  CONTRIBUTION, AND SHALL INCLUDE THE EXACT
DOLLAR AMOUNT OF SUCH CONTRIBUTION AND THE IDENTITY OF THE DONOR.
  2. ANY PERSON WHO SHALL KNOWINGLY AND WILLFULLY VIOLATE ANY  PROVISION
OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE GUILTY OF A CLASS E FELONY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after
it shall have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD18039-01-0

S8457A - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Add §61-a, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S96
2013-2014: S787
2015-2016: S133
2017-2018: S4964

S8457A - Summary

Requires elected officials to post certain information regarding contributions on his or her website; failure to comply with this provision of this section shall constitute a class E felony.

S8457A - Sponsor Memo

S8457A - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 8457--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              July 30, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DIAZ  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Rules  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public  officers  law, in relation to requiring
  elected officials to post certain information regarding  contributions
  on his or her website

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The public officers law is amended by adding a new  section
61-a to read as follows:
  S  61-A.  CONTRIBUTIONS POSTED ON CERTAIN ELECTED OFFICIALS' WEBSITES.
1.  THE GOVERNOR, THE COMPTROLLER, THE ATTORNEY GENERAL AND  ANY  MEMBER
OF THE SENATE OR ASSEMBLY SHALL:
  A.  POST ON HIS OR HER WEBSITE A DIRECT LINK TO THE BOARD OF ELECTIONS
WEBSITE TO SUCH ELECTED OFFICIAL'S CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS.
  B. POST ON HIS OR HER WEBSITE ALL CONTRIBUTIONS OVER TWO HUNDRED FIFTY
DOLLARS  WITHIN  THIRTY  DAYS  OF RECEIPT; INCLUDING THE EXACT AMOUNT OF
EACH CONTRIBUTION AND THE IDENTITY OF THE DONOR.
  2. ANY PERSON WHO SHALL KNOWINGLY AND WILLFULLY VIOLATE ANY  PROVISION
OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE GUILTY OF A CLASS E FELONY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect February 1, 2011.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD18039-04-0

S8457B (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Add §61-a, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S96
2013-2014: S787
2015-2016: S133
2017-2018: S4964

S8457B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires elected officials to post certain information regarding contributions on his or her website; failure to comply with this provision of this section shall constitute a class E felony.

S8457B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8457B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 8457--B

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              July 30, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DIAZ  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Rules  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the  public  officers  law,  in  relation  to  requiring
  elected  officials to post certain information regarding contributions
  on his or her websites

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. The public officers law is amended by adding a new section
61-a to read as follows:
  S 61-A. CONTRIBUTIONS POSTED ON CERTAIN ELECTED  OFFICIALS'  WEBSITES.
1.    THE GOVERNOR, THE COMPTROLLER, THE ATTORNEY GENERAL AND ANY MEMBER
OF THE SENATE OR ASSEMBLY SHALL:
  A.  POST ON THE HOMEPAGE OF HIS OR HER WEBSITES A DIRECT LINK  TO  THE
BOARD  OF ELECTIONS WEBSITE TO SUCH ELECTED OFFICIAL'S CAMPAIGN CONTRIB-
UTIONS.
  B. POST ON THE HOMEPAGE OF HIS OR HER WEBSITES ALL CONTRIBUTIONS  OVER
TWO  HUNDRED  FIFTY DOLLARS WITHIN THIRTY DAYS OF RECEIPT; INCLUDING THE
EXACT AMOUNT OF EACH CONTRIBUTION AND THE IDENTITY OF THE DONOR.
  2. ANY PERSON WHO SHALL KNOWINGLY AND WILLFULLY VIOLATE ANY  PROVISION
OF THIS SECTION SHALL BE GUILTY OF A CLASS E FELONY.
  S 2. This act shall take effect February 1, 2011.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD18039-07-0

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