senate Bill S1303A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the publication by the state of the receipt of unclaimed funds

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 21, 2014 print number 1303a
amend and recommit to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to finance
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 21, 2013 referred to ways and means
Jun 20, 2013 delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 08, 2013 advanced to third reading
May 07, 2013 2nd report cal.
May 06, 2013 1st report cal.547
Jan 09, 2013 referred to finance

S1303 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2258A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Abandoned Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1402, Ab Prop L; amd §103, St Tech L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S899A, A10185
2009-2010: S3193

S1303 - Summary

Relates to the publication by the state of the receipt of unclaimed funds.

S1303 - Sponsor Memo

S1303 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1303

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the abandoned property law and the state technology law,
  in relation to unclaimed funds

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 1 of section 1402 of the aban-
doned  property  law is relettered paragraph (c) and a new paragraph (b)
is added to read as follows:
  (B) IN ADDITION TO THE LIST REQUIRED BY PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVI-
SION, EACH SEPTEMBER AND MARCH, THE STATE COMPTROLLER SHALL PUBLISH IN A
NEWSPAPER, AS PROVIDED BY SECTION ONE THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED TEN OF  THIS
ARTICLE,  A  STATEMENT  OF  ABANDONED  PROPERTY  PAID TO AND HELD BY THE
STATE, FOR THE RESPECTIVE ANNUAL PERIODS JUNE  FIRST,  THROUGH  NOVEMBER
THIRTIETH  AND DECEMBER FIRST, THROUGH MAY THIRTY-FIRST.  EACH AND EVERY
TIME THE COMPTROLLER PUBLISHES SUCH A STATEMENT, HE OR SHE SHALL INCLUDE
A NOTICE THAT READERS MAY OBTAIN A LARGE PRINT  COPY  OF  THE  UNCLAIMED
FUNDS  LIST  BY  WRITING  THE  COMPTROLLER'S  OFFICE  OR  HAVE  A SEARCH
CONDUCTED FOR THEM BY CALLING A  DESIGNATED  NUMBER.  THIS  NOTICE  MUST
APPEAR  IN  TYPEFACE  AND  FONT-SIZE  ESTABLISHED  BY THE NEW YORK STATE
OFFICE FOR TECHNOLOGY TO ASSIST THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED  AND  INCLUDE  THE
PHONE  NUMBER  AND  MAILING  ADDRESS TO THE NEW YORK STATE OFFICE OF THE
STATE COMPTROLLER, OFFICE OF UNCLAIMED FUNDS.
  S 2. Section 103 of the state technology law is amended  by  adding  a
new subdivision 18 to read as follows:
  18.  TO  CONSULT  WITH  THE COMMISSION ON THE BLIND AND VISUALLY HAND-
ICAPPED TO DEVELOP AND MAINTAIN ACCESSIBILITY STANDARDS FOR TYPEFACE AND
FONT SIZE TO ASSIST THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED.
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
have become a law.

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

S1303A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2258A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Abandoned Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1402, Ab Prop L; amd §103, St Tech L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S899A, A10185
2009-2010: S3193

S1303A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the publication by the state of the receipt of unclaimed funds.

S1303A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1303A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1303--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on Finance in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the abandoned property law and the state technology law,
  in relation to unclaimed funds

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 1 of section 1402 of the aban-
doned property law is relettered paragraph (c) and a new  paragraph  (b)
is added to read as follows:
  (B) IN ADDITION TO THE LIST REQUIRED BY PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVI-
SION, EACH SEPTEMBER AND MARCH, THE STATE COMPTROLLER SHALL PUBLISH IN A
NEWSPAPER,  AS PROVIDED BY SECTION ONE THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED TEN OF THIS
ARTICLE, A STATEMENT OF ABANDONED PROPERTY  PAID  TO  AND  HELD  BY  THE
STATE,  FOR  THE  RESPECTIVE ANNUAL PERIODS JUNE FIRST, THROUGH NOVEMBER
THIRTIETH AND DECEMBER FIRST, THROUGH MAY THIRTY-FIRST.  EACH AND  EVERY
TIME THE COMPTROLLER PUBLISHES SUCH A STATEMENT, HE OR SHE SHALL INCLUDE
A  NOTICE  THAT  READERS  MAY OBTAIN A LARGE PRINT COPY OF THE UNCLAIMED
FUNDS LIST  BY  WRITING  THE  COMPTROLLER'S  OFFICE  OR  HAVE  A  SEARCH
CONDUCTED  FOR  THEM  BY  CALLING  A DESIGNATED NUMBER. THIS NOTICE MUST
APPEAR IN TYPEFACE AND FONT-SIZE  ESTABLISHED  BY  THE  NEW  YORK  STATE
OFFICE  FOR  TECHNOLOGY  TO ASSIST THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED AND INCLUDE THE
PHONE NUMBER AND MAILING ADDRESS TO THE NEW YORK  STATE  OFFICE  OF  THE
STATE COMPTROLLER, OFFICE OF UNCLAIMED FUNDS.
  S  2.  Section  103 of the state technology law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 22 to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03547-02-4

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