senate Bill S4006A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes the New York state independent budget office, enacts a balanced budget requirement and relates to budget reform and enacting performance budgets

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
Jun 24, 2011 committed to rules
Mar 24, 2011 advanced to third reading
Mar 23, 2011 2nd report cal.
Mar 22, 2011 1st report cal.249
Mar 14, 2011 print number 4006a
amend (t) and recommit to finance
Mar 12, 2011 referred to finance

Votes

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Mar 22, 2011 - Finance committee Vote

S4006A
28
1
committee
28
Aye
1
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S4006 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 4-B §§75 & 76, amd §54, Leg L; amd §22, add §28, St Fin L

S4006 - Summary

Creates the New York state independent budget office to provide objective, non-partisan and timely analyses of state revenue, expenditures and management practices to members of the legislature for any legislation with fiscal impact or at the request of a leader or a committee; establishes the New York state independent budget office, enacts a balanced budget requirement; relates to budget reform and enacting performance budgets.

S4006 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4006

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 12, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the legislative law, in relation to establishing the New
  York state legislative budget office; to amend the state  finance  law
  and  the  legislative  law,  in relation to enacting a balanced budget
  requirement; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to budget
  reform

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

  Section  1. The legislative law is amended by adding a new article 4-B
to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 4-B
                NEW YORK STATE LEGISLATIVE BUDGET OFFICE
SECTION 75. POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE NEW YORK STATE  LEGISLATIVE  BUDGET
              OFFICE.
        76. DIRECTOR OF THE NEW YORK STATE LEGISLATIVE BUDGET OFFICE.
  S  75.  POWERS  AND  DUTIES  OF  THE NEW YORK STATE LEGISLATIVE BUDGET
OFFICE. THERE SHALL HEREBY BE ESTABLISHED AN  OFFICE  OF  THE  NEW  YORK
STATE  LEGISLATURE  TO BE KNOWN AS THE NEW YORK STATE LEGISLATIVE BUDGET
OFFICE.  1. IT SHALL BE THE PRIMARY DUTY AND FUNCTION OF  THE  NEW  YORK
STATE LEGISLATIVE BUDGET OFFICE TO PROVIDE THE MEMBERS AND COMMITTEES OF
THE  LEGISLATURE  WITH  INFORMATION WHICH WILL ASSIST SUCH OFFICIALS AND
BODIES IN THE DISCHARGE OF MATTERS WITHIN THEIR JURISDICTION  PERTAINING
TO THE BUDGETARY PROCESS INCLUDING:
  (A)  INFORMATION  WITH RESPECT TO THE BUDGET, APPROPRIATIONS BILLS AND
OTHER   BILLS   AUTHORIZING   OR   PROVIDING   FOR   EXPENDITURES   FROM
GOVERNMENT-WIDE  FUNDS  OR  REVENUES TO THOSE FUNDS; INCLUDING ANY BILLS
THAT HAVE A DIRECT OR INDIRECT FISCAL IMPACT IN  TERMS  OF  SPENDING  OR
REVENUE;
  (B)  INFORMATION  WITH RESPECT TO ESTIMATED REVENUES AND RECEIPTS, AND
CHANGING REVENUE CONDITIONS;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10223-01-1

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S4006A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 4-B §§75 & 76, amd §54, Leg L; amd §22, add §28, St Fin L

S4006A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates the New York state independent budget office to provide objective, non-partisan and timely analyses of state revenue, expenditures and management practices to members of the legislature for any legislation with fiscal impact or at the request of a leader or a committee; establishes the New York state independent budget office, enacts a balanced budget requirement; relates to budget reform and enacting performance budgets.

S4006A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4006A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4006--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 12, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SKELOS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Finance  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the legislative law, in relation to establishing the New
  York  state  legislative budget office; to amend the state finance law
  and the legislative law, in relation to  enacting  a  balanced  budget
  requirement; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to budget
  reform and enacting performance budgets

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

  Section 1. The legislative law is amended by adding a new article  4-B
to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 4-B
                NEW YORK STATE LEGISLATIVE BUDGET OFFICE
SECTION  75. POWERS  AND DUTIES OF THE NEW YORK STATE LEGISLATIVE BUDGET
              OFFICE.
        76. DIRECTOR OF THE NEW YORK STATE LEGISLATIVE BUDGET OFFICE.
  S 75. POWERS AND DUTIES OF  THE  NEW  YORK  STATE  LEGISLATIVE  BUDGET
OFFICE.  THERE  SHALL  HEREBY  BE  ESTABLISHED AN OFFICE OF THE NEW YORK
STATE LEGISLATURE TO BE KNOWN AS THE NEW YORK STATE  LEGISLATIVE  BUDGET
OFFICE.    1.  IT SHALL BE THE PRIMARY DUTY AND FUNCTION OF THE NEW YORK
STATE LEGISLATIVE BUDGET OFFICE TO PROVIDE THE MEMBERS AND COMMITTEES OF
THE LEGISLATURE WITH INFORMATION WHICH WILL ASSIST  SUCH  OFFICIALS  AND
BODIES  IN THE DISCHARGE OF MATTERS WITHIN THEIR JURISDICTION PERTAINING
TO THE BUDGETARY PROCESS INCLUDING:
  (A) INFORMATION WITH RESPECT TO THE BUDGET, APPROPRIATIONS  BILLS  AND
OTHER   BILLS   AUTHORIZING   OR   PROVIDING   FOR   EXPENDITURES   FROM
GOVERNMENT-WIDE FUNDS OR REVENUES TO THOSE FUNDS;  INCLUDING  ANY  BILLS
THAT  HAVE  A  DIRECT  OR INDIRECT FISCAL IMPACT IN TERMS OF SPENDING OR
REVENUE;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10223-04-1

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