senate Bill S2761

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Increases project size for which separate contracts on public work are required; repealer

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to local government
Jan 23, 2013 referred to local government

S2761 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add §101 subs 3 & 4, amd §§101 & 120-w, Gen Muni L; amd §135, St Fin L; amd §151-a, Pub Hous L; amd §§458 & 482, Ed L; amd §§1045-i & 1048-i, Pub Auth L; amd §9, Chap 892 of 1971; amd §4, Chap 560 of 1980
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4487, A3263
2009-2010: A4342A

S2761 - Summary

Increases project size for which separate contracts on public work are required.

S2761 - Sponsor Memo

S2761 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 23, 2013

Introduced  by  Sen.  RANZENHOFER -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, the state  finance  law,  the
  public  housing  law,  the  education law, the public authorities law,
  chapter 892 of the laws of 1971, amending the public  authorities  law
  relating  to  construction by the dormitory authority, and chapter 560
  of the laws of 1980, relating to authorizing the city of New  York  to
  adopt  a  waste management law, in relation to project size over which
  separate contracts on public work are required; and to repeal  certain
  provisions of the general municipal law relating thereto


  Section 1. Subdivisions 1 and 2 of section 101 of the general  munici-
pal  law, subdivision 1 as amended by section 1 of part MM of chapter 57
of the laws of 2008 and subdivision 2 as added by  chapter  861  of  the
laws of 1953, are amended to read as follows:
  1.  Except  as otherwise provided in section two hundred twenty-two of
the labor law, every officer, board or agency of a political subdivision
or of any district therein, charged with the duty of preparing  specifi-
cations  or  awarding  or  entering  into  contracts  for  the erection,
construction, reconstruction  or  alteration  of  buildings[,  when  the
entire  cost  of  such public work shall exceed three million dollars in
the counties of the Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens,  and  Richmond;  one
million five hundred thousand dollars in the counties of Nassau, Suffolk
and Westchester; and five hundred thousand dollars in all other counties
within the state,] shall prepare separate specifications for the follow-
ing three subdivisions of the work to be performed:
  a. Plumbing and gas fitting;
  b.  Steam heating, hot water heating, ventilating and air conditioning
apparatus; and
  c. Electric wiring and standard illuminating fixtures.

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


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