senate Bill S4570

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to background checks in connection with certain contracts and current and transferred employees of the division of homeland security and emergency services

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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
Jun 21, 2012 committed to rules
Jun 04, 2012 advanced to third reading
May 31, 2012 2nd report cal.
May 30, 2012 1st report cal.953
Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
Jun 24, 2011 committed to rules
Jun 14, 2011 advanced to third reading
Jun 13, 2011 2nd report cal.
Jun 07, 2011 1st report cal.1106
Apr 12, 2011 referred to finance

Votes

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May 30, 2012 - Finance committee Vote

S4570
27
2
committee
27
Aye
2
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 7, 2011 - Finance committee Vote

S4570
29
0
committee
29
Aye
0
Nay
6
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S4570 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8095
Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §163, St Fin L; amd §709, Exec L

S4570 - Summary

Relates to background checks in connection with certain contracts and current and transferred employees of the division of homeland security and emergency services.

S4570 - Sponsor Memo

S4570 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4570

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 12, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. BALL -- (at request of the Division of Homeland Secu-
  rity  and  Emergency  Services) -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to background  checks
  in  connection with certain contracts; and to amend the executive law,
  in relation to background checks of current and transferred  employees
  of the division of homeland security and emergency services

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 10 of section 163 of the state finance  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph g to read as follows:
  G.  IN  CONTRACTS  FOR  SERVICES RELATED TO CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE, A
STATE AGENCY, DEPARTMENT, BOARD, BUREAU, DIVISION,  COMMISSION,  COMMIT-
TEE,  PUBLIC  AUTHORITY,  PUBLIC  CORPORATION,  COUNCIL, OFFICE OR OTHER
GOVERNMENTAL AGENCY MAY INCLUDE IN  CONTRACT  DOCUMENTS,  A  REQUIREMENT
THAT  PERSONS EMPLOYED BY THE CONTRACTOR TO PERFORM WORK PURSUANT TO THE
CONTRACT SHALL BE REQUIRED TO UNDERGO  A  STATE  AND  NATIONAL  CRIMINAL
HISTORY RECORD CHECK. WHEN REQUIRED, THE FINGERPRINTS OF SUCH AN EMPLOY-
EE  SHALL  BE SUBMITTED TO THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES AND
THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES IS AUTHORIZED TO CHARGE A  FEE
IN  CONNECTION  WITH  SUCH CRIMINAL HISTORY RECORD CHECK AND SUBMIT SUCH
FINGERPRINTS TO THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION, IN ACCORDANCE  WITH
APPLICABLE  RULES  OR INFORMATION, IF ANY, CONCERNING SUCH EMPLOYEE, AND
FOR A NATIONAL CRIMINAL HISTORY RECORD CHECK. THE  CONTRACTOR  SHALL  BE
RESPONSIBLE  FOR  INFORMING  ITS  EMPLOYEES  THAT  SUCH CRIMINAL HISTORY
RECORD CHECKS SHALL BE CONDUCTED AND FOR OBTAINING THE FINGERPRINTS  FOR
TRANSMITTAL TO THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES IN THE FORM AND
MANNER  PRESCRIBED  BY  THE  DIVISION. IN DETERMINING WHETHER TO INCLUDE
SUCH REQUIREMENT IN CONTRACT DOCUMENTS, THE COMMISSIONER OR STATE  AGEN-
CY,  DEPARTMENT,  BOARD, BUREAU, DIVISION, COMMISSION, COMMITTEE, PUBLIC
AUTHORITY, PUBLIC CORPORATION, COUNCIL,  OFFICE  OR  OTHER  GOVERNMENTAL

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09686-03-1

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