senate Bill S1677A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Enacts the "improper payments reporting and reduction act" to require state agencies to annually report on its improper payments and to seek a reduction thereof

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 02, 2012 referred to governmental operations
May 01, 2012 delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 25, 2012 advanced to third reading
Apr 19, 2012 2nd report cal.
Apr 18, 2012 1st report cal.521
Jan 26, 2012 print number 1677a
amend and recommit to finance
Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 01, 2011 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 04, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 03, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 02, 2011 1st report cal.415
Jan 11, 2011 referred to finance

Votes

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Apr 18, 2012 - Finance committee Vote

S1677A
31
1
committee
31
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 2, 2011 - Finance committee Vote

S1677
30
0
committee
30
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Bill Amendments

Original
A (Active)
Original
A (Active)

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S1677 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A740A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 4-B §§56 - 59, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S8122A, A11470A

S1677 - Summary

Enacts the "improper payments reporting and reduction act" to require state agencies to annually report on their improper payments and to seek to reduce or eliminate such payments.

S1677 - Sponsor Memo

S1677 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1677

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced   by   Sens.   KLEIN,   LITTLE,   MAZIARZ,  PERALTA,  SAVINO,
  STEWART-COUSINS, VALESKY -- 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 enacting the "improper
  payments reporting and reduction act"

  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 article 4-B to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 4-B
              IMPROPER PAYMENTS REPORTING AND REDUCTION ACT
SECTION 56.   SHORT TITLE.
        56-A. DEFINITIONS.
        57.   IDENTIFICATION OF SUSCEPTIBLE PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES.
        57-A. ESTIMATION OF IMPROPER PAYMENTS.
        57-B. REPORTS ON ACTIONS TO REDUCE IMPROPER PAYMENTS.
        58.   IMPROPER PAYMENT ESTIMATE GUIDANCE GROUP.
        59.   APPLICATION OF ARTICLE.
  S 56. SHORT TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS THE
"IMPROPER PAYMENTS REPORTING AND REDUCTION ACT".
  S 56-A. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN  THIS  ARTICLE,  THE  FOLLOWING  TERMS
SHALL MEAN:
  1.  "AGENCY"  MEANS ANY EXECUTIVE BRANCH AGENCY, DEPARTMENT, DIVISION,
OFFICE, BOARD, COMMISSION, PUBLIC AUTHORITY (OTHER THAN A MULTI-STATE OR
MULTI-NATIONAL AUTHORITY) OR PUBLIC BENEFIT CORPORATION, WITH AN  ANNUAL
BUDGET  OF  AT  LEAST  TWENTY  MILLION  DOLLARS,  THE  HEAD  OF WHICH IS
APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR.
  2. "IMPROPER PAYMENT" MEANS ANY PAYMENT THAT SHOULD NOT HAVE BEEN MADE
OR THAT WAS MADE IN AN  INCORRECT  AMOUNT,  INCLUDING  OVERPAYMENTS  AND
UNDERPAYMENTS,  WHETHER  UNDER STATUTORY, CONTRACTUAL, ADMINISTRATIVE OR
OTHER LEGALLY APPLICABLE REQUIREMENTS. SUCH TERM SHALL INCLUDE, BUT  NOT

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00681-01-1

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S1677A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A740A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 4-B §§56 - 59, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S8122A, A11470A

S1677A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the "improper payments reporting and reduction act" to require state agencies to annually report on their improper payments and to seek to reduce or eliminate such payments.

S1677A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1677A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1677--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. KLEIN, CARLUCCI, LITTLE, MAZIARZ, PERALTA, SAVINO,
  STEWART-COUSINS, VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed,  and  when
  printed  to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- recommitted to
  the Committee on Finance in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec.  8  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to enacting the "improper
  payments reporting and reduction act"

  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 article 4-B to
read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 4-B
              IMPROPER PAYMENTS REPORTING AND REDUCTION ACT
SECTION 56.   SHORT TITLE.
        56-A. DEFINITIONS.
        57.   IDENTIFICATION OF SUSCEPTIBLE PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES.
        57-A. ESTIMATION OF IMPROPER PAYMENTS.
        57-B. REPORTS ON ACTIONS TO REDUCE IMPROPER PAYMENTS.
        58.   IMPROPER PAYMENT ESTIMATE GUIDANCE GROUP.
        59.   APPLICATION OF ARTICLE.
  S 56. SHORT TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS THE
"IMPROPER PAYMENTS REPORTING AND REDUCTION ACT".
  S  56-A.  DEFINITIONS.  AS  USED  IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS
SHALL MEAN:
  1. "AGENCY" MEANS ANY EXECUTIVE BRANCH AGENCY,  DEPARTMENT,  DIVISION,
OFFICE, BOARD, COMMISSION, PUBLIC AUTHORITY (OTHER THAN A MULTI-STATE OR
MULTI-NATIONAL  AUTHORITY) OR PUBLIC BENEFIT CORPORATION, WITH AN ANNUAL
BUDGET OF AT  LEAST  TWENTY  MILLION  DOLLARS,  THE  HEAD  OF  WHICH  IS
APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00681-02-2

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