senate Bill S1022

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires public disclosure of certain state agency materials, and authorizes the office for technology to publish a technical standards manual for the publishing of records

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

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to investigations and government operations
Jan 09, 2013 referred to investigations and government operations

S1022 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§86 & 87, add §87-a, Pub Off L; amd §103, St Tech L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3845A
2009-2010: S7764

S1022 - Summary

Requires public disclosure of certain state agency materials, and authorizes the office for technology to publish a technical standards manual for the publishing of records on the Internet by state agencies.

S1022 - Sponsor Memo

S1022 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1022

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to requiring public
  disclosure of certain state agency materials; and to amend  the  state
  technology  law,  in relation to authorizing the office for technology
  to publish a technical standards manual for the publishing of  records
  on the internet by state agencies

  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 as and may be cited as  the  "Open
New York Act".
  S  2.  Section 86 of the public officers law is amended by adding four
new subdivisions 6, 7, 8 and 9 to read as follows:
  6. "CONSENSUS" MEANS GENERAL AGREEMENT, BUT NOT NECESSARILY UNANIMITY,
AND INCLUDES A PROCESS FOR ATTEMPTING TO RESOLVE  OBJECTIONS  BY  INTER-
ESTED PARTIES, AS LONG AS ALL COMMENTS HAVE BEEN FAIRLY CONSIDERED.
  7.  "TECHNICAL  STANDARD"  MEANS  (A)  THE  COMMON AND REPEATED USE OF
RULES, CONDITIONS, GUIDELINES OR CHARACTERISTICS FOR PRODUCTS OR RELATED
PROCESSES AND PRODUCTION METHODS, AND RELATED MANAGEMENT  SYSTEMS  PRAC-
TICES  AND  (B)  THE  DEFINITION OF TERMS; CLASSIFICATION OF COMPONENTS,
DELINEATION OF  PROCEDURES;  SPECIFICATIONS  OF  DIMENSIONS,  MATERIALS,
PERFORMANCE,  DESIGNS OR OPERATIONS; MEASUREMENT OF QUALITY AND QUANTITY
IN DESCRIBING MATERIALS, PROCESSES, PRODUCTS, SYSTEMS, SERVICES OR PRAC-
TICES; TEST METHODS AND SAMPLING PROCEDURES; OR DESCRIPTIONS OF FIT  AND
MEASUREMENTS OF SIZE OR STRENGTH.
  8.  "VOLUNTARY  CONSENSUS  STANDARDS"  MEANS  STANDARDS  DEVELOPED  OR
ADOPTED BY VOLUNTARY  CONSENSUS  STANDARDS  BODIES,  BOTH  DOMESTIC  AND
INTERNATIONAL.  THESE STANDARDS INCLUDE PROVISIONS REQUIRING THAT OWNERS
OF RELEVANT INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AGREE TO MAKE SUCH INTELLECTUAL  PROP-

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

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