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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to higher education|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to higher education|
senate Bill S1653
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1653 - Details
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Education Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §355, Ed L
- Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S1653 - Summary
Relates to contracts for joint or group purchasing of goods and services for state university health care facilities.
S1653 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S1653 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to contracts for joint or group purchasing of goods for state university health care facilities PURPOSE: To provide that in the event State University health care facilities purchase goods through joint or group purchasing arrangements, such arrangements and purchases made through such arrangements shall not be subject to the pre-approvals of the State Comptroller and Attorney General, competitive procurement requirements, requirements to purchase from preferred sources and through centralized contracts of the Office of General Services and publication requirements. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the legislation amends Education Law section 355(16)(b) to authorize State University health care facilities to enter into joint or group purchasing arrangements for goods, which arrangements and purchases made through such arrangements shall not be subject to State Finance Law section 112 (State Comptroller pre-approval), Executive Law section 63 (Attorney General approval), State Finance Law section 163 (competitive procurement; preferred sources; OGS
S1653 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1653 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sens. LAVALLE, RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to contracts for joint or group purchasing of goods for state university health care facilities THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph b of subdivision 16 of section 355 of the educa- tion law, as amended by section 1 of subpart C of part D of chapter 58 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows: b. Notwithstanding the provisions of subdivision two of section one hundred twelve of the state finance law, subdivision six of section one hundred sixty-three of the state finance law and section sixty-three of the executive law (i) authorize contracts for the purchase of goods for state university health care facilities without prior approval by any other state officer or agency, including contracts for joint or group purchasing arrangements of goods, in accordance with procedures and requirements found in paragraph a of subdivision five of this section, and (ii) authorize contracts for services which do not exceed seventy- five thousand dollars without prior approval by any other state officer or agency in accordance with procedures and requirements found in para- graph [a] A-1 of subdivision five of this section. IN ADDITION, STATE UNIVERSITY HEALTH CARE FACILITIES ARE AUTHORIZED TO ENTER INTO JOINT OR GROUP PURCHASING ARRANGEMENTS FOR GOODS, WHICH ARRANGEMENTS AND THE PURCHASING OF GOODS THROUGH SUCH ARRANGEMENTS SHALL NOT BE SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED TWELVE OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW, SECTION SIXTY-THREE OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW, SECTION ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-THREE OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW, ARTICLE FOUR-C OF THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT LAW, OR PARAGRAPHS A AND A-1 OF SUBDIVISION FIVE OF THIS SECTION. Contracts authorized pursuant to this paragraph shall be EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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