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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to investigations and government operations|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S1022
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S1022 - Details
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
BILL NUMBER:S1022 TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill requires state agencies to make all public records, with certain exceptions, available on a single interact web portal, without any fees or license or registration requirements. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1: provides that this act shall be known as the "Open New York Act." Section 2, Amends section 86 of the public officers law to add definitions for the following terms, "consensus," "technical standard," "voluntary consensus standards," "voluntary consensus standards bodies." Section 3: Requires that all records available pursuant to the provisions of section 87 of the public officers law shall be
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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