senate Bill S3456

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Requires legislative fiscal impact notes to include objective calculations of anticipated economic impacts for next three years on state or subdivisions; repealer

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to investigations and government operations
Feb 23, 2011 referred to investigations and government operations

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S3456 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6824
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add ยง51, Leg L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3829, A5984

S3456 - Summary

Requires legislative fiscal impact notes to include objective calculations of anticipated economic impacts for next three years on state or political subdivisions.

S3456 - Sponsor Memo

S3456 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3456

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 23, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GRIFFO, DeFRANCISCO, JOHNSON, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER --
  read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Investigations and Government Operations

AN ACT to amend the legislative law, in relation to fiscal impact  notes
  on bills and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto

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

  Section 1. Section 51 of the legislative law is  REPEALED  and  a  new
section 51 is added to read as follows:
  S  51.  FISCAL  IMPACT NOTES ON BILLS AFFECTING THE STATE OR POLITICAL
SUBDIVISIONS. 1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
  (A) THE TERM "POLITICAL SUBDIVISION" MEANS  ANY  COUNTY,  CITY,  TOWN,
VILLAGE,  SPECIAL DISTRICT OR SCHOOL DISTRICT, OR ANY AGENCY, AUTHORITY,
COMMISSION, DEPARTMENT OR INSTRUMENTALITY THEREOF.
  (B) THE TERM "QUALIFYING BILL" MEANS ANY BILL OR AMENDMENT TO  A  BILL
FILED  ON  OR AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION WHICH ESTABLISHES
OR ELIMINATES A STATE PROGRAM, SIGNIFICANTLY CHANGES  SERVICES  REQUIRED
TO  BE  PROVIDED  BY SUCH PROGRAM, OR RESULTS IN A CHANGE IN REVENUES OR
EXPENSES OF THE STATE OR ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION.
  2. BEFORE DISCHARGING QUALIFYING BILLS FROM CONSIDERATION, THE  SENATE
FINANCE COMMITTEE OR THE ASSEMBLY WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE SHALL PREPARE
FOR EACH SUCH BILL A FISCAL IMPACT STATEMENT CLEARLY DETAILING THE ESTI-
MATED  COST  OR  SAVINGS ENTAILED BY SUCH BILL TO THE STATE AND AFFECTED
POLITICAL SUBDIVISION FOR THE THREE FISCAL YEARS FOLLOWING  ADOPTION  OF
SUCH BILL. SUCH FISCAL IMPACT STATEMENT SHALL ALSO PROVIDE THE SOURCE OR
SOURCES OF SUCH ESTIMATES.
  3.  A  FISCAL  IMPACT  STATEMENT  REQUIRED  TO  BE PREPARED UNDER THIS
SECTION SHALL BE MADE AND SHALL REMAIN A PART OF THE BILL IT  DESCRIBES,
AND  SHALL  BE  AFFIXED  TO THE BILL BEFORE IT IS LAID UPON THE MEMBERS'
DESKS FOR CONSIDERATION.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05960-01-1

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