senate Bill S6930

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Prohibits certain individuals from receiving compensation from public charities; requires reasonable compensation when allowed; establishes the state board training

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May 22, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Apr 13, 2012 referred to investigations and government operations

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May 22, 2012 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: May 22, 2012

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S6930 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10733
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §63, Exec L; amd §§202, 717, 719 & 720, add §§727 & 728, N-PC L

S6930 - Summary

Relates to compensation of executives of certain not-for-profit corporations.

S6930 - Sponsor Memo

S6930 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6930

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 13, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Investigations  and
  Government Operations

AN  ACT  to  amend  the executive law and the not-for-profit corporation
  law, in relation to compensation of executives of certain not-for-pro-
  fit corporations

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

  Section  1. Section 63 of the executive law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 14 to read as follows:
  14. PROSECUTE ALL ACTIONS IN CONNECTION  WITH  SECTION  SEVEN  HUNDRED
TWENTY-SEVEN AND SEVEN HUNDRED TWENTY-EIGHT OF THE NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPO-
RATION LAW.
  S  2.  Subparagraph 12 of paragraph (a) of section 202 of the not-for-
profit corporation law is amended to read as follows:
  (12) To elect or appoint officers, employees and other agents  of  the
corporation,  define their duties, fix their reasonable compensation and
the reasonable compensation of directors,  and  to  indemnify  corporate
personnel.   Such  compensation  shall  be  commensurate  with  services
performed, AND SUBJECT, WHERE APPLICABLE, TO SECTION SEVEN HUNDRED TWEN-
TY-SEVEN OF THIS CHAPTER.
  S 3. Paragraph (a) of section 717 of  the  not-for-profit  corporation
law,  as  amended by chapter 490 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read
as follows:
  (a) Directors and officers shall discharge the duties of their respec-
tive positions in good faith and with the  care  an  ordinarily  prudent
person  in  a  like position would exercise under similar circumstances.
The factors set forth in subparagraph one of paragraph  (e)  of  section
552  (Standard  of  conduct  in  managing and investing an institutional
fund), if relevant, must be considered by a governing  board  delegating
investment  management  of  institutional  funds pursuant to section 514
(Delegation of investment management).  For purposes of this  paragraph,
the  term  institutional  fund  is defined in section 551 (Definitions).
FURTHERMORE, ANY COMPENSATION PROVIDED TO DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES

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

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