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|Feb 19, 2014||opinion referred to judiciary|
|Jan 13, 2014||to attorney-general for opinion|
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to judiciary|
|Feb 15, 2013||opinion referred to judiciary|
|Jan 22, 2013||to attorney-general for opinion|
|Jan 15, 2013||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S2232
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S2232 - Details
S2232 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2232 TITLE OF BILL: CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY proposing an amendment to article 7 of the constitution, in relation to a timely state budget PURPOSE: This constitutional amendment would provide for budget reform in New York State. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of this bill would add a new Section 4-a to Article 7 of the State Constitution, to provide as follows: * That the legislature shall pass a state budget prior to the end of the state fiscal year; * That in the event the legislature does not pass a state budget prior to the end of the state fiscal year, both the assembly and the senate shall remain in session, and shall not adjourn, until such time as the legislature has passed a state budget and transmitted the same to the governor; * That if the legislature does not pass a state budget prior to the end of the state fiscal year, after the end of such state fiscal year, neither the senate nor the assembly shall pass any bill or resolution, other than a resolution or bill passing the state budget, unless such bill or resolution is to respond to a state emergency, and in such
S2232 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2232 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 15, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sens. GRIFFO, LARKIN, RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY proposing an amendment to article 7 of the constitution, in relation to a timely state budget Section 1. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That article 7 of the constitution be amended by adding a new section 4-a to read as follows: S 4-A. THE LEGISLATURE SHALL PASS A STATE BUDGET PRIOR TO THE END OF THE STATE FISCAL YEAR. IN THE EVENT THE LEGISLATURE DOES NOT PASS A STATE BUDGET PRIOR TO THE END OF THE STATE FISCAL YEAR, BOTH THE ASSEMBLY AND THE SENATE SHALL REMAIN IN SESSION, AND SHALL NOT ADJOURN, UNTIL SUCH TIME AS THE LEGIS- LATURE HAS PASSED A STATE BUDGET AND TRANSMITTED THE SAME TO THE GOVER- NOR. IF THE LEGISLATURE DOES NOT PASS A STATE BUDGET PRIOR TO THE END OF THE STATE FISCAL YEAR, AFTER THE END OF SUCH STATE FISCAL YEAR, NEITHER THE SENATE NOR THE ASSEMBLY SHALL PASS ANY BILL OR RESOLUTION, OTHER THAN A RESOLUTION OR BILL PASSING THE STATE BUDGET, UNLESS SUCH BILL OR RESOLUTION IS TO RESPOND TO A STATE EMERGENCY, AND IN SUCH CASE, SUCH EMERGENCY BILL OR RESOLUTION SHALL REQUIRE A TWO-THIRDS VOTE OF ALL THE MEMBERS ELECTED IN EACH HOUSE IN ORDER TO PASS. NEITHER THE SENATE NOR THE ASSEMBLY AFTER MARCH FIRST MAY INCLUDE IN ANY BUDGET BILL OR RESOLUTION, ANY BILL, PORTION OF A BILL, OR SUBSTAN- TIAL LANGUAGE OR CONTENT FROM A BILL, WHICH WAS INTRODUCED IN EITHER HOUSE OF THE STATE LEGISLATURE DURING THE CURRENT LEGISLATIVE SESSION, UNLESS SUCH BILL, PORTION OF A BILL, OR SUBSTANTIAL LANGUAGE OR CONTENT FROM THE BILL WAS INCLUDED WITHIN THE EXECUTIVE BUDGET ORIGINALLY SUBMITTED TO THE LEGISLATURE BY THE GOVERNOR. S 2. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That the foregoing amendment be referred to the first regular legislative session convening after the next succeeding general election of the members of the assembly, and, in conformity with section 1 of article 19 of the constitution, be published for 3 months previous to the time of such election.
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