senate Bill S89

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Establishes new contribution limits, expands the types of organizations prohibited from making contributions and aggregates certain contributions

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to elections
Apr 05, 2011 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 05, 2011 referred to elections

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S89 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5877
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§14-100, 14-116 & 14-120, El L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5282C, A8752A, S5282A

S89 - Summary

Establishes new contribution limits, expands the types of organizations prohibited from making contributions and aggregates certain contributions.

S89 - Sponsor Memo

S89 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   89

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 5, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SQUADRON, KRUEGER, SERRANO, STAVISKY -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Elections

AN ACT to amend the  election  law,  in  relation  to  establishing  new
  contribution  limits,  expanding the types of organizations prohibited
  from making contributions and aggregating certain contributions

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

  Section  1.    Section 14-100 of the election law is amended by adding
three new subdivisions 12, 13 and 14 to read as follows:
  12. "RELATED LIMITED LIABILITY  COMPANY"  MEANS  A  LIMITED  LIABILITY
COMPANY  THAT  IS  AN  AFFILIATE  OF A CORPORATION WITHIN THE MEANING OF
PARAGRAPH (A) OF SECTION NINE HUNDRED TWELVE OF THE BUSINESS CORPORATION
LAW. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE, CORPORATION MEANS BOTH A FOR-PROFIT CORPO-
RATION WITHIN THE MEANING OF  SUBPARAGRAPH  FOUR  OF  PARAGRAPH  (A)  OF
SECTION  ONE  HUNDRED  TWO  OF THE BUSINESS CORPORATION LAW AS WELL AS A
NONPROFIT CORPORATION WITHIN THE MEANING OF SUBPARAGRAPH FIVE  OF  PARA-
GRAPH  (A)  OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED TWO OF THE NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION
LAW.
  13. (1)  "RELATED  LIMITED  LIABILITY  PARTNERSHIP,"  CONSISTENT  WITH
SECTION  TEN OF THE PARTNERSHIP LAW, MEANS, UNLESS THE CONTEXT OTHERWISE
REQUIRES, A PARTNERSHIP (I) FORMED BY TWO OR MORE  PERSONS  PURSUANT  TO
THE  PARTNERSHIP  LAW  OR WHICH COMPLIES WITH SUBDIVISION (A) OF SECTION
121-1202 OF THE PARTNERSHIP LAW AND (II)  HAVING  ONE  OR  MORE  GENERAL
PARTNERS  AND  ONE  OR MORE LIMITED PARTNERS, WHICH (A) IS NOT A PROFES-
SIONAL PARTNERSHIP UNDER THIS SECTION, (B) IS AFFILIATED WITH A  PROFES-
SIONAL  SERVICE  LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY, FOREIGN PROFESSIONAL SERVICE
LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY,  PROFESSIONAL  SERVICE  CORPORATION,  FOREIGN
PROFESSIONAL  SERVICE CORPORATION, REGISTERED LIMITED LIABILITY PARTNER-
SHIP THAT IS A PROFESSIONAL PARTNERSHIP UNDER THIS SECTION OR A  FOREIGN

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

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