senate Bill S2407

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes a legislative intelligence committee to provide oversight, review, approval and audits of appropriations and expenditures of counterterrorism agencies

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Jan 17, 2013 referred to finance

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S2407 - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §719, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6643

S2407 - Summary

Establishes a legislative intelligence committee to provide oversight, review, approval and audits of appropriations and expenditures of counterterrorism agencies.

S2407 - Sponsor Memo

S2407 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2407

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. ADAMS, AVELLA, HASSELL-THOMPSON, MONTGOMERY, PARKER,
  PERKINS  --  read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be
  committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing a  legis-
  lative intelligence committee

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

  Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 719 to
read as follows:
  S 719. LEGISLATIVE INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE. 1. THERE IS  HEREBY  ESTAB-
LISHED  A  LEGISLATIVE  INTELLIGENCE  COMMITTEE.  SUCH  COMMITTEE  SHALL
CONSIST OF TWELVE MEMBERS, THREE OF  WHOM  SHALL  BE  APPOINTED  BY  THE
TEMPORARY  PRESIDENT  OF THE SENATE, THREE OF WHOM SHALL BE APPOINTED BY
THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY, THREE OF WHOM SHALL  BE  APPOINTED  BY  THE
MINORITY  LEADER  OF  THE SENATE AND THREE OF WHOM SHALL BE APPOINTED BY
THE MINORITY LEADER OF THE ASSEMBLY.  MEMBERS  OF  THE  COMMITTEE  SHALL
SERVE  AT  THE  PLEASURE  OF  THE APPOINTING AUTHORITY. VACANCIES ON THE
COMMITTEE SHALL BE FILLED IN THE SAME MANNER AS  THE  ORIGINAL  APPOINT-
MENT.  MEMBERS  OF THE COMMITTEE SHALL RECEIVE NO COMPENSATION FOR THEIR
SERVICES, BUT SHALL BE  ALLOWED  THEIR  ACTUAL  AND  NECESSARY  EXPENSES
INCURRED IN THE PERFORMANCE OF THEIR DUTIES PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  2.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF THIS SECTION, THE TERM "COUNTERTERRORISM AGENCY"
SHALL MEAN THE DIVISION OF HOMELAND SECURITY AND EMERGENCY SERVICES, THE
OFFICE OF COUNTERTERRORISM, THE NEW YORK CITY  POLICE  DEPARTMENT  COUN-
TER-TERRORISM  FOUNDATION,  INC.,  THE  NEW  YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT
FOUNDATION, ANY NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION OR ANY OTHER ENTITY UNDER THE
JURISDICTION OF ANY CITY, COUNTY, TOWN OR VILLAGE  LOCATED  WITHIN  THIS
STATE  THAT IS ESTABLISHED FOR THE PURPOSE OF ENGAGING IN COUNTERTERROR-
ISM ACTIVITIES.
  3. THE LEGISLATIVE INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO THIS
SECTION SHALL:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06095-01-3

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