senate Bill S5679

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Enacts the public integrity reform act of 2011

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 15, 2011 signed chap.399
delivered to governor
Jun 13, 2011 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.169
substituted for a8301
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1182
Jun 10, 2011 referred to rules

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S5679 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8301
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§73 & 73-a, Pub Off L; amd §94, Exec L; amd §§1-d, 1-e, 1-j, 1-c, 1-h & 80, Leg L; add Art 3-B §§156 - 159, R & SS L; add §220.51, CP L; amd §§14-106, 14-126 & 16-100, add §16-120, El L

S5679 - Summary

Relates to commission on public integrity; powers of the attorney-general; joint commission on public ethics; relates to the transfer of powers and duties to the joint commission on public ethics (Part A)  (view more) relates to reports by lobbyists (Part B);relates to notice of entry of plea involving a public official (Part C); relates to pension forfeiture for certain public officials and notice of entry of plea involving a public official (Part D).

S5679 - Sponsor Memo

S5679 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5679

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 10, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SKELOS, ALESI, BALL, BONACIC, DeFRANCISCO, FARLEY,
  FLANAGAN, FUSCHILLO, GALLIVAN, GOLDEN, GRIFFO, GRISANTI, HANNON, JOHN-
  SON, LANZA, LARKIN,  LAVALLE,  LIBOUS,  LITTLE,  MARCELLINO,  MARTINS,
  MAZIARZ,  McDONALD,  NOZZOLIO,  O'MARA,  RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE, ROBACH,
  SALAND, SEWARD, YOUNG, ZELDIN -- (at request of the Governor) --  read
  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the
  Committee on Rules

AN ACT in relation to establishing the public integrity  reform  act  of
  2011; to amend the public officers law, in relation to the business or
  professional  activities  of  state  employees; to amend the executive
  law, in relation to the commission on public integrity; to  amend  the
  legislative  law,  in  relation  to  the legislative ethics office; to
  amend the public officers law, in relation to the joint commission  on
  public  ethics;  and in relation to the transfer of certain powers and
  duties to the joint commission on public ethics (Part A); to amend the
  legislative law, in relation to reports  by  lobbyists  (Part  B);  to
  amend  the  retirement and social security law, in relation to pension
  forfeiture for certain public officials; and  to  amend  the  criminal
  procedure  law,  in  relation  to  notice of entry of plea involving a
  public official (Part C); to amend the legislative law, in relation to
  the definition of lobbying and  gifts  (Part  D);  and  to  amend  the
  election  law,  in  relation  to  political communication, independent
  expenditure  reporting,  enforcement  proceeding  and  penalties   for
  violations (Part E)

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be  cited  as  the  "Public
Integrity Reform Act of 2011."
  S  2.  This  act enacts into law major components of legislation which
are necessary  to  enact  ethics  reform.    Each  component  is  wholly
contained  within a Part identified as Parts A through E.  The effective

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD12060-03-1

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