senate Bill S1778

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the purchase of security services

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
Jan 12, 2011 referred to finance

S1778 - Details

Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §165, St Fin L; amd §§79 & 89-n, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7913

S1778 - Summary

Relates to the purchase of security services.

S1778 - Sponsor Memo

S1778 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1778

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 12, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the state finance law and the general business  law,  in
  relation to the purchase of security services

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

  Section 1. Section 165 of the state finance law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 9 to read as follows:
  9. SPECIAL PROVISIONS REGARDING THE PURCHASING OF SECURITY SERVICES.
  A. WHENEVER THE STATE OR ANY GOVERNMENTAL AGENCY OR POLITICAL SUBDIVI-
SION OR PUBLIC BENEFIT CORPORATION OF THE STATE ENTERS INTO  A  CONTRACT
IN EXCESS OF FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS TO PURCHASE SECURITY SERVICES
FROM  ANY  PRIVATE  INVESTIGATOR,  OR  WATCH, GUARD OR PATROL AGENCY, OR
SECURITY GUARD COMPANY, THE  CONTRACT  SHALL  PROVIDE  THAT  THE  ENTITY
PROVIDING  THE  SECURITY  SERVICES SHALL ENSURE THAT EACH SECURITY GUARD
WHO PERFORMS SERVICES UNDER THE CONTRACT COMPLETES  A  TRAINING  PROGRAM
CERTIFIED  BY  THE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH
(R) OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION SEVEN HUNDRED NINE  OF  THE  EXECUTIVE
LAW  WITHIN  NINETY  WORKING  DAYS  FOLLOWING  EMPLOYMENT, AND THAT SUCH
TRAINING SHALL BE PROVIDED AT NO COST TO THE SECURITY GUARDS.
  B. EXCEPT IN THE CASE OF CONTRACTS IN THE AMOUNT OF FIVE HUNDRED THOU-
SAND DOLLARS OR LESS, EVERY BID, PROPOSAL, OR OTHER RESPONSE TO A SOLIC-
ITATION FOR BID OR PROPOSAL FOR SECURITY SERVICES TO BE PROVIDED TO  THE
STATE  OR  ANY  GOVERNMENTAL  AGENCY  OR POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OR PUBLIC
BENEFIT CORPORATION OF THE STATE SHALL BE DEEMED  NON-RESPONSIVE  UNLESS
THE  PERSON  OR  ENTITY  SUBMITTING  THE BID ESTABLISHES THAT IT HAS THE
CAPACITY TO PROVIDE THE NECESSARY  TRAINING  TO  EACH  SECURITY  OFFICER
PERFORMING SERVICES UNDER THE CONTRACT.
  C. WHENEVER THE STATE OR ANY GOVERNMENTAL AGENCY OR POLITICAL SUBDIVI-
SION  OR  PUBLIC BENEFIT CORPORATION OF THE STATE ENTERS INTO A CONTRACT
IN EXCESS OF FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS TO PURCHASE SECURITY SERVICES

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07007-01-1

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