senate Bill S4915

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the state procurement council

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to finance
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 04, 2013 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 03, 2013 advanced to third reading
May 30, 2013 2nd report cal.
May 29, 2013 1st report cal.801
May 01, 2013 referred to finance


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S4915 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง161, St Fin L

S4915 - Summary

Relates to the state procurement council.

S4915 - Sponsor Memo

S4915 - 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

                               May 1, 2013

  read  twice  and  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to the state procure-
  ment council


  Section  1.  Paragraph  a of subdivision 1 of section 161 of the state
finance law, as amended by chapter 452 of the laws of 2012,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  a.  The state procurement council shall continuously strive to improve
the state's procurement process.  Such council shall consist of  twenty-
one  members,  including  the  commissioner,  the state comptroller, the
director of the budget, the chief diversity officer and the commissioner
of economic development, or their respective  designees;  seven  members
who shall be the heads of other large and small state agencies chosen by
the  governor,  or  their respective designees; one member, appointed by
the governor, representing a not-for-profit New York-based  organization
engaged  in  the  marketing  and/or promotion of New York grown farm and
agricultural products or a not-for-profit  New  York-based  organization
engaged  solely  in  the advocacy, marketing and/or promotion of organic
New York grown farm and agricultural products to be  limited  to  a  two
year  term;  and  eight  at  large  members  appointed as follows: three
appointed by the temporary president of the senate, one of whom shall be
a representative of local government and one of whom shall be  a  repre-
sentative  of  private  business;  three appointed by the speaker of the
assembly, one of whom shall be a representative of local government  and
one of whom shall be a representative of private business; one appointed
by the minority leader of the senate; and, one appointed by the minority
leader  of  the  assembly;  and  two  non-voting  observers appointed as
follows: one appointed by the temporary president of the senate and  one

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


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