assembly Bill A1648A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes the use of innovative techniques to enhance public participation in the rule making process

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2012 print number 1648a
Jan 05, 2012 amend and recommit to governmental operations
Jan 04, 2012 referred to governmental operations
Jan 11, 2011 referred to governmental operations

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A1648 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1967
Law Section:
State Administrative Procedure Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §102, add §202-f, St Ad Proc Act
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A8431
2013-2014: A142, S589
2015-2016: A5829, S2384
2017-2018: A6454, A9737, S2397
2019-2020: A6859, S1265

A1648 - 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.

A1648 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1648

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 11, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. KAVANAGH, AUBRY, CAHILL, CASTRO, COOK, GALEF,
  JAFFEE, LANCMAN, LUPARDO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BING, BREN-
  NAN, GOTTFRIED, MAGEE, McDONOUGH,  McKEVITT,  MENG,  MOLINARO,  ORTIZ,
  PERRY,  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.
                                                           LBD04122-01-1

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Multi-Sponsors

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A1648A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1967
Law Section:
State Administrative Procedure Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §102, add §202-f, St Ad Proc Act
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A8431
2013-2014: A142, S589
2015-2016: A5829, S2384
2017-2018: A6454, A9737, S2397
2019-2020: A6859, S1265

A1648A (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.

A1648A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1648--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 11, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. KAVANAGH, AUBRY, CAHILL, CASTRO, COOK, GALEF,
  JAFFEE, LANCMAN, LUPARDO -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M.  of  A.  BRENNAN,
  GOTTFRIED,  MAGEE,  McDONOUGH, McKEVITT, MENG, ORTIZ, PERRY, SALADINO,
  SWEENEY, THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on  Govern-
  mental  Operations  --  recommitted  to  the Committee on Governmental
  Operations in accordance with Assembly Rule 3,  sec.  2  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

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 section 155 of subpart B of part C of chap-
ter 62 of the laws of 2011, 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 department of corrections and community supervision.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04122-04-1

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