senate Bill S5379

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Enacts the "unfunded mandate reform act"

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance
May 13, 2011 referred to finance

S5379 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8150
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 5-A §§75 - 82, Exec L; add §54-c, Leg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A3106
2015-2016: A3981
2017-2018: A2295
2019-2020: A6503

S5379 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the "unfunded mandate reform act"; authorizes the governor to submit an unfunded mandate reform plan to the legislature when it is in the public interest.

S5379 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5379 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5379

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 13, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the executive law and the legislative law,  in  relation
  to enacting the "unfunded mandate reform act"

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

  Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new article 5-A to
read as follows:

                               ARTICLE 5-A
                       UNFUNDED MANDATE REFORM ACT

SECTION 75. SHORT TITLE.
        76. DUTY OF GOVERNOR TO EXAMINE UNFUNDED  MANDATES;  LEGISLATIVE
              PURPOSE.
        77. DEFINITIONS.
        78. FINDINGS  BY  GOVERNOR;  ISSUANCE OF UNFUNDED MANDATE REFORM
              PLAN.
        79. CONTENTS OF UNFUNDED MANDATE REFORM PLAN.
        80. EFFECTIVE DATE OF UNFUNDED MANDATE REFORM PLAN.
        81. PROGRAMS AND SERVICES THAT SHALL NOT BE THE  SUBJECT  OF  AN
              UNFUNDED MANDATE REFORM PLAN.
        82. SEVERABILITY.
  S 75. SHORT TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS THE
"UNFUNDED MANDATE REFORM ACT".
  S  76.  DUTY  OF  GOVERNOR  TO  EXAMINE UNFUNDED MANDATES; LEGISLATIVE
PURPOSE. THE GOVERNOR, FROM TIME TO TIME, SHALL EXAMINE  THOSE  MANDATES
IMPOSED  BY THE STATE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENTS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS THAT THE
STATE DOES NOT PROVIDE ADEQUATE FUNDING TO SUPPORT, AND SHALL  DETERMINE
WHICH  CHANGES  ARE  NECESSARY  TO  REDUCE  THE BURDEN OF THESE UNFUNDED
MANDATES ON POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11633-02-1

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