senate Bill S5405

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for financial disclosure by employees of state operated campus foundations, including the Research Foundation of the State University of New York

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Jun 20, 2014 committed to rules
May 19, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 14, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 13, 2014 1st report cal.701
Jan 08, 2014 referred to higher education
Jun 21, 2013 committed to rules
Jun 04, 2013 advanced to third reading
Jun 03, 2013 2nd report cal.
May 30, 2013 1st report cal.909
May 16, 2013 referred to higher education

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May 13, 2014 - Higher Education committee Vote

S5405
17
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Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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May 30, 2013 - Higher Education committee Vote

S5405
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committee
17
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S5405 - Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7867
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง355, Ed L

S5405 - Bill Texts

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Provides for financial disclosure by employees of state operated campus foundations, including the Research Foundation of the State University of New York.

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BILL NUMBER:S5405

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to
financial disclosure by employees of state operated campus
foundations, including the Research Foundation of the State University
of New York

PURPOSE: To make the requirements for foundation employees in regard
to financial disclosure consistent with those required for the State
University of New York.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1. Amends the education law to add a new subdivision 6-b
requiring state operated campus foundation employees to be subject to
financial disclosure pursuant to section 73-a of the public officers
law and to clarify that the salaries of such employees shall be open
to the public.

Section 2. Sets forth the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION: Currently, law provides that SUNY employees fill out
financial disclosure forms filed with the New York State Legislative
Ethics Commission. This bill would make the requirements for
foundation employees in regard to financial disclosure consistent with
those required for the State University of New York and would further
clarify that salaries of such employees be open to the public.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:. New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediately.

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

                                  5405

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education

AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to  financial  disclosure
  by  employees  of  state  operated  campus  foundations, including the
  Research Foundation of the State University of New York

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

  Section 1. Section 355 of the education law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 6-b to read as follows:
  6-B. EMPLOYEES OF STATE OPERATED CAMPUS FOUNDATIONS, INCLUDING EMPLOY-
EES  OF  THE  RESEARCH  FOUNDATION  OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK,
SHALL  BE  SUBJECT  TO  FINANCIAL   DISCLOSURE   PURSUANT   TO   SECTION
SEVENTY-THREE-A OF THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW AND INFORMATION REGARDING THE
SALARIES OF SUCH EMPLOYEES SHALL BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11068-01-3

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