senate Bill S1968

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires legislative fiscal impact notes to include objective calculations of anticipated economic impacts for next three years on state or subdivisions; repealer

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

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S1968 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3480
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add ยง51, Leg L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S3456, A6824
2009-2010: S3829, A5984

S1968 - Summary

Requires legislative fiscal impact notes to include objective calculations of anticipated economic impacts for next three years on state or political subdivisions.

S1968 - Sponsor Memo

S1968 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1968

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  GRIFFO,  DeFRANCISCO,  LARKIN  --  read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Investigations and Government Operations

AN  ACT to amend the legislative law, in relation to fiscal impact notes
  on bills and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto

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

  Section  1.  Section  51  of the legislative law is REPEALED and a new
section 51 is added to read as follows:
  S 51. FISCAL IMPACT NOTES ON BILLS AFFECTING THE  STATE  OR  POLITICAL
SUBDIVISIONS. 1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
  (A)  THE  TERM  "POLITICAL  SUBDIVISION" MEANS ANY COUNTY, CITY, TOWN,
VILLAGE, SPECIAL DISTRICT OR SCHOOL DISTRICT, OR ANY AGENCY,  AUTHORITY,
COMMISSION, DEPARTMENT OR INSTRUMENTALITY THEREOF.
  (B)  THE  TERM "QUALIFYING BILL" MEANS ANY BILL OR AMENDMENT TO A BILL
FILED ON OR AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION  WHICH  ESTABLISHES
OR  ELIMINATES  A STATE PROGRAM, SIGNIFICANTLY CHANGES SERVICES REQUIRED
TO BE PROVIDED BY SUCH PROGRAM, OR RESULTS IN A CHANGE  IN  REVENUES  OR
EXPENSES OF THE STATE OR ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION.
  2.  BEFORE DISCHARGING QUALIFYING BILLS FROM CONSIDERATION, THE SENATE
FINANCE COMMITTEE OR THE ASSEMBLY WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE SHALL PREPARE
FOR EACH SUCH BILL A FISCAL IMPACT STATEMENT CLEARLY DETAILING THE ESTI-
MATED COST OR SAVINGS ENTAILED BY SUCH BILL TO THE  STATE  AND  AFFECTED
POLITICAL  SUBDIVISION  FOR THE THREE FISCAL YEARS FOLLOWING ADOPTION OF
SUCH BILL. SUCH FISCAL IMPACT STATEMENT SHALL ALSO PROVIDE THE SOURCE OR
SOURCES OF SUCH ESTIMATES.
  3. A FISCAL IMPACT  STATEMENT  REQUIRED  TO  BE  PREPARED  UNDER  THIS
SECTION  SHALL BE MADE AND SHALL REMAIN A PART OF THE BILL IT DESCRIBES,
AND SHALL BE AFFIXED TO THE BILL BEFORE IT IS  LAID  UPON  THE  MEMBERS'
DESKS FOR CONSIDERATION.

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

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