|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 05, 2012||defeated in corporations, authorities and commissions|
|Feb 21, 2012||notice of committee consideration - requested|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to corporations, authorities and commissions|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to corporations, authorities and commissions|
senate Bill S392
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S392 - Details
S392 - Summary
Requires that prior to a contract with the state or other public entity being effective, a report must be filed with the comptroller disclosing financial interests.
S392 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S392 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public authorities law, in relation to contract reports PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To make the awarding of state monies more transparent. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This bill adds a new §2881 to the Public Authorities Law which requires a report be made to the comptroller prior to the awarding of a contract to any person, firm, partnership or corporation, state authority, local authority, interstate or international authority, or any affiliate or subsidiary of them. The report shall include: * Name of contractor. * Amount of contract. * Purpose of contract. * Name of member of legislature who sponsored the appropriation or the allocation of a portion of such appropriation. * Sworn statement by executive director or principal officer of contractor of any financial interest the sponsoring member or a relative might have in the awarding of the contract. Relative is defined as any person living in the same household or any
S392 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 392 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to contract reports THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The public authorities law is amended by adding a new section 2881 to read as follows: S 2881. REPORTING OF CONTRACTS TO THE COMPTROLLER. PRIOR TO AWARDING A CONTRACT REQUIRING THE PAYMENT OF APPROPRIATED MONIES TO ANY PERSON, FIRM, PARTNERSHIP OR CORPORATION, EVERY STATE AUTHORITY, LOCAL AUTHORI- TY, INTERSTATE OR INTERNATIONAL AUTHORITY OR AFFILIATE OR SUBSIDIARY THEREOF SHALL REPORT TO THE COMPTROLLER: (I) THE NAME OF THE CONTRACTOR; (II) THE AMOUNT OF THE CONTRACT; (III) THE PURPOSE OF THE CONTRACT; (IV) THE NAME OF THE MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATURE WHO SPONSORED THE APPROPRI- ATION OF SUCH MONIES OR THE ALLOCATION OF A PORTION OF SUCH MONIES FOR SUCH CONTRACT; AND (V) A SWORN STATEMENT SIGNED UNDER OATH BY THE EXECU- TIVE DIRECTOR OR PRINCIPAL OFFICER OF THE CONTRACTOR, OF ANY FINANCIAL INTEREST SUCH MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATURE, OR A RELATIVE OF SUCH MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATURE HAS IN THE PERSON, FIRM, PARTNERSHIP OR CORPORATION TO WHOM OR TO WHICH SUCH CONTRACT IS AWARDED SUBMITTED ON A FORM AS DETER- MINED BY THE COMPTROLLER. NO SUCH CONTRACT SHALL BE EFFECTIVE UNTIL SUCH REPORT IS FILED WITH THE COMPTROLLER. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "RELATIVE" OF ANY INDIVIDUAL SHALL MEAN ANY PERSON LIVING IN THE SAME HOUSEHOLD AS THE INDIVIDUAL OR ANY PERSON WHO IS A DIRECT DESCENDANT OF THAT INDIVIDUAL'S GRANDPARENTS OR THE SPOUSE OF SUCH DESCENDANT. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00848-01-1
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