senate Bill S6355D

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the public protection and general government budget for the 2014-2015 state fiscal year

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Mar 31, 2014 signed chap.55
delivered to governor
returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.372
substituted for s6355d
Mar 31, 2014 substituted by a8555d
ordered to third reading cal.372
Mar 28, 2014 print number 6355d
amend (t) and recommit to finance
Mar 14, 2014 print number 6355c
amend (t) and recommit to finance
Feb 21, 2014 print number 6355b
amend (t) and recommit to finance
Feb 12, 2014 print number 6355a
amend and recommit to finance
Jan 21, 2014 referred to finance

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S6355 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8555D
Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

S6355 - Summary

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the public protection and general government budget for the 2014-2015 state fiscal year; amends the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the suspension and revocation of certain driver's licenses for violations relating to the use of mobile telephones and portable electronic devices while driving and increased fines for such violations (Part B); to amend chapter 503 of the laws of 2009, relating to the disposition of monies recovered by county district attorneys before the filing of an accusatory instrument, in relation to the effectiveness thereof (Part C); to amend the tax law, in relation to suspending the transfer of monies into the emergency services revolving loan fund from the public safety communications account (Part D)  (view more) to amend the state technology law, the general municipal law and the public officers law, in relation to supporting the consolidation of state information technology resources (Part F); to amend chapter 410 of the laws of 2009, amending the state finance law relating to authorizing the aggregate purchases of energy for state agencies, institutions, local governments, public authorities and public benefit corporations and chapter 97 of the laws of 2011, amending the state finance law and other laws relating to providing certain centralized service to political subdivisions and extending the authority of the commissioner of general services to aggregate purchases of energy for state agencies and political subdivisions, in relation to extending the expiration dates for the provision of certain centralized services and purchasing authorizations; and to amend the public authorities law, in relation to authorizing local authorities to use federal general service administration supply schedules and other governmental agencies for purchasing contracts; and to amend chapter 308 of the laws of 2012 amending the general municipal law relating to providing local governments greater contract flexibility and cost savings by permitting certain shared purchasing among political subdivisions, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part G); to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to the prosecution of misconduct by public servants, and in relation to including corrupting the government within the definition of a designated offense; to amend the penal law, in relation to attempting to commit the crime of bribery, in relation to establishing the crime of corrupting the government, in relation to the crime of bribery, and expands the crime of bribe receiving; to amend the legislative law, in relation to lobbying; to amend the state finance law, in relation to cancellation and disqualification of certain contracts; to amend the public officers law, in relation to persons deemed incapable of holding a civil office; to amend the tax law, in relation to certain tax credit limitations; to amend the public officers law, in relation to financial disclosure; and to repeal section 17-158 of the election law relating to corrupt use of position or authority (Subpart A); to amend the election law, in relation to the state board of elections chief enforcement counsel; and to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to the chief enforcement counsel of the state board of elections (Subpart B); to amend the election law, in relation to campaign finance reform and in relation to campaign contribution limits and penalties for violations (Subpart C); and to amend the election law, in relation to matching financing; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to the New York state campaign finance fund and the abandoned property fund; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof (Subpart D) (Part H); to provide for the administration of certain funds and accounts related to the 2014-15 budget, authorizing certain payments and transfers; to amend the state finance, in relation to school lax relief fund; to amend the state finance law, in relation to payments, transfers and deposits; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the period for which appropriations can be made; to transfer certain employees of the division of military and naval affairs to the office of general services; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the issuance of bonds and notes; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the general fund; to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to funding project costs for certain capital projects; to amend chapter 389 of the laws of 1997, relating to the financing of the correctional facilities improvement fund and the youth facility improvement fund, in relation to the issuance of bonds; to amend the private housing finance law, in relation to housing program bonds and notes; to amend chapter 329 of the laws of 1991, amending the state finance law and other laws relating to the establishment of the dedicated highway and bridge trust fund, in relation to the issuance of bonds; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the dormitory authority; to amend chapter 61 of the laws of 2005, providing for the administration of certain funds and accounts related to the 2005-2006 budget, in relation to issuance of bonds by the urban development corporation; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the creation of a fund for settlement proceeds received by the New York state attorney general from J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and related entities, and to provide for the transfer of money between such fund and the general fund; to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to the Clarkson-Trudeau partnership, the New York genome center, the Cornell University college of veterinary medicine, the Olympic regional development authority, a project at nano Utica, Onondaga county revitalization projects; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the state environmental infrastructure projects; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the New York state storm recovery capital fund; to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to authorizing the urban development corporation to issue bonds to fund project costs for the implementation of a NY-CUNY challenge grant program; to amend chapter 81 of the laws of 2002, providing for the administration of certain funds and accounts related to the 2002-2003 budget, in relation to increasing the aggregate amount of bonds to be issued by the New York state urban development corporation; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to financing the peace bridge and transportation capital projects; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to dormitories at certain educational institutions other than state operated institutions and statutory or contract colleges under the jurisdiction of the state university of New York; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to authorization for the issuance of bonds for the capital restructuring bond finance program; to amend chapter 389 of the laws of 1997, providing for the financing of the correctional facilities improvement fund and the youth facility improvement fund, in relation to the issuance of bonds; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to environmental remediation; to amend the New York state medical care facilities finance agency act, in relation to bonds and mental health facilities improvement notes; to amend chapter 174 of the laws of 1968, constituting the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to the aggregate amount of and issuance of certain bonds; and to amend chapter 63 of the laws of 2005, relating to the composition and responsibilities of the New York state higher education capital matching grant board, in relation to increasing the amount of authorized matching capital grants; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part I); to amend the legislative law, in relation to extending the expiration of payments to members of the assembly serving in a special capacity; and to amend chapter 141 of the laws of 1994, amending the legislative law and the state finance law relating to the operation and administration of the legislature, in relation to extending such provisions (Part K); to amend the executive law, in relating to qualifications for an annual annuity for parents of veterans (Part L); to amend the correction law, in relation to the housing of prisoners and other persons in custody (Part M); to amend the executive law, in relation to reporting on the function and effectiveness of the gun involved violence elimination program (Part N); to grant an exemption from certain provisions of the administrative code of the city of New York relating to benefits pursuant to section 421-a of the real property tax law (Part O); providing for the construction of a memorial to employees of the department of corrections and community supervision who have died in the line of duty and making available funds therefor (Part P); to amend the tax law and the state finance law, in relation to the "statewide public safety communications account" (Part Q); to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in relation to the investigation of applicants for a gaming facility license (Part R); relating to staffing and closure of correctional facilities (Part S); to enact the "Mohawk Valley and Niagara county assessment relief act"; and to amend the local finance law, in relation to real property tax refunds and credits in such regions (Part T); to amend the real property tax law, in relation to the tax abatement and exemption for rent regulated and rent controlled property occupied by senior citizens; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part U); to authorize the city of Yonkers to issue bonds; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof (Subpart A); and to authorize assistance to the city of Yonkers to support public schools in the city (Subpart B)(Part V); in relation to providing municipal relief to the city of Rochester (Part W); to amend the state finance law, in relation to increasing state assistance to eligible municipalities with video lottery gaming facilities (Part X); to amend chapter 401 of the laws of 2002, amending the real property tax law and the Nassau county administrative code relating to assessment and review of assessments in the county of Nassau, in relation to extending certain provisions thereof (Part Y); to amend the urban development corporation act, in relation to a beginning farmers NY fund (Part Z); to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to the minority- and women-owned business development and lending program (Part AA); to amend the economic development law, in relation to certain correctional facilities designated as tax-free NY areas (Part BB); to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing a faculty development and technology transfer advisory council (Part CC); to amend the economic development law, in relation to including veterans within provisions of law relating to entrepreneurial assistance (Part DD); to amend the environmental conservation law and the penal law, in relation to authorizing the use of crossbows for hunting; to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to hunting, trapping, and fishing licenses; and to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to distinctive "I love New York" license plates (Part EE); to amend chapter 350 of the laws of 2012 relating to the conveyance of land formerly used as an armory to the town of Brookhaven, county of Suffolk, in relation to authorizing such transfer to be made to the North Patchogue Fire District (Part FF); authorizing the commissioner of general services to convey real property at the St. Lawrence psychiatric center to the city of Ogdensburg (Part GG); and to amend the state finance law, in relation to payments, transfers and deposits, monies recovered through the New York false claims act; to amend the executive law, in relation to general duties of the department of law; and to amend the general business law, in relation to monies recovered from monopolies, deceptive acts and practices unlawful, and actions made by the attorney general with respect to fraudulent practices (Part HH).

S6355 - Sponsor Memo

S6355 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6355                                                  A. 8555

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 21, 2014
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to arti-
  cle seven of the Constitution -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  A  BUDGET  BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to
  article seven of the Constitution -- read once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee on Ways and Means

AN  ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the revoca-
  tion of driver's licenses for multiple convictions  of  driving  while
  intoxicated, civil penalties, and aggravated unlicensed operation of a
  motor  vehicle;  and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating
  thereto (Part A); to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to
  the  suspension  and  revocation  of  certain  driver's  licenses  for
  violations relating to the use of mobile telephones and portable elec-
  tronic  devices  while driving and increased fines for such violations
  (Part B); to amend chapter 503 of the laws of 2009,  relating  to  the
  disposition  of  monies  recovered by county district attorneys before
  the filing of an accusatory instrument, in relation to the  effective-
  ness thereof (Part C); to amend the tax law, in relation to suspending
  the transfer of monies into the emergency services revolving loan fund
  from  the  public safety communications account (Part D); to amend the
  civil service law, in relation to the reimbursement of medicare premi-
  um charges (Part E); to amend the civil service law, the  state  tech-
  nology  law, the general municipal law and the public officers law, in
  relation to supporting the consolidation of state information technol-
  ogy resources (Part F); to amend chapter 410  of  the  laws  of  2009,
  amending  the  state finance law relating to authorizing the aggregate
  purchases of energy for state agencies,  institutions,  local  govern-
  ments,  public authorities and public benefit corporations and chapter
  97 of the laws of 2011, amending the state finance law and other  laws
  relating  to providing certain centralized service to political subdi-
  visions and extending the authority of  the  commissioner  of  general
  services to aggregate purchases of energy for state agencies and poli-
  tical  subdivisions, in relation to extending the expiration dates for
  the provision of certain centralized services and purchasing  authori-
  zations  (Part G); to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to
  the prosecution of misconduct by public servants, and in  relation  to

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

S6355A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8555D
Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

S6355A - Summary

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the public protection and general government budget for the 2014-2015 state fiscal year; amends the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the suspension and revocation of certain driver's licenses for violations relating to the use of mobile telephones and portable electronic devices while driving and increased fines for such violations (Part B); to amend chapter 503 of the laws of 2009, relating to the disposition of monies recovered by county district attorneys before the filing of an accusatory instrument, in relation to the effectiveness thereof (Part C); to amend the tax law, in relation to suspending the transfer of monies into the emergency services revolving loan fund from the public safety communications account (Part D)  (view more) to amend the state technology law, the general municipal law and the public officers law, in relation to supporting the consolidation of state information technology resources (Part F); to amend chapter 410 of the laws of 2009, amending the state finance law relating to authorizing the aggregate purchases of energy for state agencies, institutions, local governments, public authorities and public benefit corporations and chapter 97 of the laws of 2011, amending the state finance law and other laws relating to providing certain centralized service to political subdivisions and extending the authority of the commissioner of general services to aggregate purchases of energy for state agencies and political subdivisions, in relation to extending the expiration dates for the provision of certain centralized services and purchasing authorizations; and to amend the public authorities law, in relation to authorizing local authorities to use federal general service administration supply schedules and other governmental agencies for purchasing contracts; and to amend chapter 308 of the laws of 2012 amending the general municipal law relating to providing local governments greater contract flexibility and cost savings by permitting certain shared purchasing among political subdivisions, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part G); to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to the prosecution of misconduct by public servants, and in relation to including corrupting the government within the definition of a designated offense; to amend the penal law, in relation to attempting to commit the crime of bribery, in relation to establishing the crime of corrupting the government, in relation to the crime of bribery, and expands the crime of bribe receiving; to amend the legislative law, in relation to lobbying; to amend the state finance law, in relation to cancellation and disqualification of certain contracts; to amend the public officers law, in relation to persons deemed incapable of holding a civil office; to amend the tax law, in relation to certain tax credit limitations; to amend the public officers law, in relation to financial disclosure; and to repeal section 17-158 of the election law relating to corrupt use of position or authority (Subpart A); to amend the election law, in relation to the state board of elections chief enforcement counsel; and to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to the chief enforcement counsel of the state board of elections (Subpart B); to amend the election law, in relation to campaign finance reform and in relation to campaign contribution limits and penalties for violations (Subpart C); and to amend the election law, in relation to matching financing; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to the New York state campaign finance fund and the abandoned property fund; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof (Subpart D) (Part H); to provide for the administration of certain funds and accounts related to the 2014-15 budget, authorizing certain payments and transfers; to amend the state finance, in relation to school lax relief fund; to amend the state finance law, in relation to payments, transfers and deposits; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the period for which appropriations can be made; to transfer certain employees of the division of military and naval affairs to the office of general services; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the issuance of bonds and notes; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the general fund; to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to funding project costs for certain capital projects; to amend chapter 389 of the laws of 1997, relating to the financing of the correctional facilities improvement fund and the youth facility improvement fund, in relation to the issuance of bonds; to amend the private housing finance law, in relation to housing program bonds and notes; to amend chapter 329 of the laws of 1991, amending the state finance law and other laws relating to the establishment of the dedicated highway and bridge trust fund, in relation to the issuance of bonds; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the dormitory authority; to amend chapter 61 of the laws of 2005, providing for the administration of certain funds and accounts related to the 2005-2006 budget, in relation to issuance of bonds by the urban development corporation; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the creation of a fund for settlement proceeds received by the New York state attorney general from J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and related entities, and to provide for the transfer of money between such fund and the general fund; to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to the Clarkson-Trudeau partnership, the New York genome center, the Cornell University college of veterinary medicine, the Olympic regional development authority, a project at nano Utica, Onondaga county revitalization projects; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the state environmental infrastructure projects; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the New York state storm recovery capital fund; to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to authorizing the urban development corporation to issue bonds to fund project costs for the implementation of a NY-CUNY challenge grant program; to amend chapter 81 of the laws of 2002, providing for the administration of certain funds and accounts related to the 2002-2003 budget, in relation to increasing the aggregate amount of bonds to be issued by the New York state urban development corporation; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to financing the peace bridge and transportation capital projects; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to dormitories at certain educational institutions other than state operated institutions and statutory or contract colleges under the jurisdiction of the state university of New York; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to authorization for the issuance of bonds for the capital restructuring bond finance program; to amend chapter 389 of the laws of 1997, providing for the financing of the correctional facilities improvement fund and the youth facility improvement fund, in relation to the issuance of bonds; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to environmental remediation; to amend the New York state medical care facilities finance agency act, in relation to bonds and mental health facilities improvement notes; to amend chapter 174 of the laws of 1968, constituting the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to the aggregate amount of and issuance of certain bonds; and to amend chapter 63 of the laws of 2005, relating to the composition and responsibilities of the New York state higher education capital matching grant board, in relation to increasing the amount of authorized matching capital grants; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part I); to amend the legislative law, in relation to extending the expiration of payments to members of the assembly serving in a special capacity; and to amend chapter 141 of the laws of 1994, amending the legislative law and the state finance law relating to the operation and administration of the legislature, in relation to extending such provisions (Part K); to amend the executive law, in relating to qualifications for an annual annuity for parents of veterans (Part L); to amend the correction law, in relation to the housing of prisoners and other persons in custody (Part M); to amend the executive law, in relation to reporting on the function and effectiveness of the gun involved violence elimination program (Part N); to grant an exemption from certain provisions of the administrative code of the city of New York relating to benefits pursuant to section 421-a of the real property tax law (Part O); providing for the construction of a memorial to employees of the department of corrections and community supervision who have died in the line of duty and making available funds therefor (Part P); to amend the tax law and the state finance law, in relation to the "statewide public safety communications account" (Part Q); to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in relation to the investigation of applicants for a gaming facility license (Part R); relating to staffing and closure of correctional facilities (Part S); to enact the "Mohawk Valley and Niagara county assessment relief act"; and to amend the local finance law, in relation to real property tax refunds and credits in such regions (Part T); to amend the real property tax law, in relation to the tax abatement and exemption for rent regulated and rent controlled property occupied by senior citizens; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part U); to authorize the city of Yonkers to issue bonds; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof (Subpart A); and to authorize assistance to the city of Yonkers to support public schools in the city (Subpart B)(Part V); in relation to providing municipal relief to the city of Rochester (Part W); to amend the state finance law, in relation to increasing state assistance to eligible municipalities with video lottery gaming facilities (Part X); to amend chapter 401 of the laws of 2002, amending the real property tax law and the Nassau county administrative code relating to assessment and review of assessments in the county of Nassau, in relation to extending certain provisions thereof (Part Y); to amend the urban development corporation act, in relation to a beginning farmers NY fund (Part Z); to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to the minority- and women-owned business development and lending program (Part AA); to amend the economic development law, in relation to certain correctional facilities designated as tax-free NY areas (Part BB); to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing a faculty development and technology transfer advisory council (Part CC); to amend the economic development law, in relation to including veterans within provisions of law relating to entrepreneurial assistance (Part DD); to amend the environmental conservation law and the penal law, in relation to authorizing the use of crossbows for hunting; to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to hunting, trapping, and fishing licenses; and to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to distinctive "I love New York" license plates (Part EE); to amend chapter 350 of the laws of 2012 relating to the conveyance of land formerly used as an armory to the town of Brookhaven, county of Suffolk, in relation to authorizing such transfer to be made to the North Patchogue Fire District (Part FF); authorizing the commissioner of general services to convey real property at the St. Lawrence psychiatric center to the city of Ogdensburg (Part GG); and to amend the state finance law, in relation to payments, transfers and deposits, monies recovered through the New York false claims act; to amend the executive law, in relation to general duties of the department of law; and to amend the general business law, in relation to monies recovered from monopolies, deceptive acts and practices unlawful, and actions made by the attorney general with respect to fraudulent practices (Part HH).

S6355A - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6355--A                                            A. 8555--A

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 21, 2014
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to arti-
  cle seven of the Constitution -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
  when  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

IN ASSEMBLY -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted  by  the  Governor  pursuant  to
  article  seven  of  the  Constitution -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Ways and Means --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the revoca-
  tion of driver's licenses for multiple convictions  of  driving  while
  intoxicated, civil penalties, and aggravated unlicensed operation of a
  motor  vehicle;  and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating
  thereto (Part A); to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to
  the  suspension  and  revocation  of  certain  driver's  licenses  for
  violations relating to the use of mobile telephones and portable elec-
  tronic  devices  while driving and increased fines for such violations
  (Part B); to amend chapter 503 of the laws of 2009,  relating  to  the
  disposition  of  monies  recovered by county district attorneys before
  the filing of an accusatory instrument, in relation to the  effective-
  ness thereof (Part C); to amend the tax law, in relation to suspending
  the transfer of monies into the emergency services revolving loan fund
  from  the  public safety communications account (Part D); to amend the
  civil service law, in relation to the reimbursement of medicare premi-
  um charges (Part E); to amend the civil service law, the  state  tech-
  nology  law, the general municipal law and the public officers law, in
  relation to supporting the consolidation of state information technol-
  ogy resources (Part F); to amend chapter 410  of  the  laws  of  2009,
  amending  the  state finance law relating to authorizing the aggregate
  purchases of energy for state agencies,  institutions,  local  govern-
  ments,  public authorities and public benefit corporations and chapter
  97 of the laws of 2011, amending the state finance law and other  laws
  relating  to providing certain centralized service to political subdi-
  visions and extending the authority of  the  commissioner  of  general
  services to aggregate purchases of energy for state agencies and poli-
  tical  subdivisions, in relation to extending the expiration dates for

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

S6355B - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8555D
Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd Various Laws, generally

S6355B - Summary

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the public protection and general government budget for the 2014-2015 state fiscal year; amends the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the suspension and revocation of certain driver's licenses for violations relating to the use of mobile telephones and portable electronic devices while driving and increased fines for such violations (Part B); to amend chapter 503 of the laws of 2009, relating to the disposition of monies recovered by county district attorneys before the filing of an accusatory instrument, in relation to the effectiveness thereof (Part C); to amend the tax law, in relation to suspending the transfer of monies into the emergency services revolving loan fund from the public safety communications account (Part D)  (view more) to amend the state technology law, the general municipal law and the public officers law, in relation to supporting the consolidation of state information technology resources (Part F); to amend chapter 410 of the laws of 2009, amending the state finance law relating to authorizing the aggregate purchases of energy for state agencies, institutions, local governments, public authorities and public benefit corporations and chapter 97 of the laws of 2011, amending the state finance law and other laws relating to providing certain centralized service to political subdivisions and extending the authority of the commissioner of general services to aggregate purchases of energy for state agencies and political subdivisions, in relation to extending the expiration dates for the provision of certain centralized services and purchasing authorizations; and to amend the public authorities law, in relation to authorizing local authorities to use federal general service administration supply schedules and other governmental agencies for purchasing contracts; and to amend chapter 308 of the laws of 2012 amending the general municipal law relating to providing local governments greater contract flexibility and cost savings by permitting certain shared purchasing among political subdivisions, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part G); to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to the prosecution of misconduct by public servants, and in relation to including corrupting the government within the definition of a designated offense; to amend the penal law, in relation to attempting to commit the crime of bribery, in relation to establishing the crime of corrupting the government, in relation to the crime of bribery, and expands the crime of bribe receiving; to amend the legislative law, in relation to lobbying; to amend the state finance law, in relation to cancellation and disqualification of certain contracts; to amend the public officers law, in relation to persons deemed incapable of holding a civil office; to amend the tax law, in relation to certain tax credit limitations; to amend the public officers law, in relation to financial disclosure; and to repeal section 17-158 of the election law relating to corrupt use of position or authority (Subpart A); to amend the election law, in relation to the state board of elections chief enforcement counsel; and to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation to the chief enforcement counsel of the state board of elections (Subpart B); to amend the election law, in relation to campaign finance reform and in relation to campaign contribution limits and penalties for violations (Subpart C); and to amend the election law, in relation to matching financing; and to amend the state finance law, in relation to the New York state campaign finance fund and the abandoned property fund; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof (Subpart D) (Part H); to provide for the administration of certain funds and accounts related to the 2014-15 budget, authorizing certain payments and transfers; to amend the state finance, in relation to school lax relief fund; to amend the state finance law, in relation to payments, transfers and deposits; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the period for which appropriations can be made; to transfer certain employees of the division of military and naval affairs to the office of general services; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the issuance of bonds and notes; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the general fund; to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to funding project costs for certain capital projects; to amend chapter 389 of the laws of 1997, relating to the financing of the correctional facilities improvement fund and the youth facility improvement fund, in relation to the issuance of bonds; to amend the private housing finance law, in relation to housing program bonds and notes; to amend chapter 329 of the laws of 1991, amending the state finance law and other laws relating to the establishment of the dedicated highway and bridge trust fund, in relation to the issuance of bonds; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the dormitory authority; to amend chapter 61 of the laws of 2005, providing for the administration of certain funds and accounts related to the 2005-2006 budget, in relation to issuance of bonds by the urban development corporation; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the creation of a fund for settlement proceeds received by the New York state attorney general from J.P. Morgan Securities LLC and related entities, and to provide for the transfer of money between such fund and the general fund; to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to the Clarkson-Trudeau partnership, the New York genome center, the Cornell University college of veterinary medicine, the Olympic regional development authority, a project at nano Utica, Onondaga county revitalization projects; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the state environmental infrastructure projects; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the New York state storm recovery capital fund; to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to authorizing the urban development corporation to issue bonds to fund project costs for the implementation of a NY-CUNY challenge grant program; to amend chapter 81 of the laws of 2002, providing for the administration of certain funds and accounts related to the 2002-2003 budget, in relation to increasing the aggregate amount of bonds to be issued by the New York state urban development corporation; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to financing the peace bridge and transportation capital projects; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to dormitories at certain educational institutions other than state operated institutions and statutory or contract colleges under the jurisdiction of the state university of New York; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to authorization for the issuance of bonds for the capital restructuring bond finance program; to amend chapter 389 of the laws of 1997, providing for the financing of the correctional facilities improvement fund and the youth facility improvement fund, in relation to the issuance of bonds; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to environmental remediation; to amend the New York state medical care facilities finance agency act, in relation to bonds and mental health facilities improvement notes; to amend chapter 174 of the laws of 1968, constituting the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to the aggregate amount of and issuance of certain bonds; and to amend chapter 63 of the laws of 2005, relating to the composition and responsibilities of the New York state higher education capital matching grant board, in relation to increasing the amount of authorized matching capital grants; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part I); to amend the legislative law, in relation to extending the expiration of payments to members of the assembly serving in a special capacity; and to amend chapter 141 of the laws of 1994, amending the legislative law and the state finance law relating to the operation and administration of the legislature, in relation to extending such provisions (Part K); to amend the executive law, in relating to qualifications for an annual annuity for parents of veterans (Part L); to amend the correction law, in relation to the housing of prisoners and other persons in custody (Part M); to amend the executive law, in relation to reporting on the function and effectiveness of the gun involved violence elimination program (Part N); to grant an exemption from certain provisions of the administrative code of the city of New York relating to benefits pursuant to section 421-a of the real property tax law (Part O); providing for the construction of a memorial to employees of the department of corrections and community supervision who have died in the line of duty and making available funds therefor (Part P); to amend the tax law and the state finance law, in relation to the "statewide public safety communications account" (Part Q); to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in relation to the investigation of applicants for a gaming facility license (Part R); relating to staffing and closure of correctional facilities (Part S); to enact the "Mohawk Valley and Niagara county assessment relief act"; and to amend the local finance law, in relation to real property tax refunds and credits in such regions (Part T); to amend the real property tax law, in relation to the tax abatement and exemption for rent regulated and rent controlled property occupied by senior citizens; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part U); to authorize the city of Yonkers to issue bonds; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof (Subpart A); and to authorize assistance to the city of Yonkers to support public schools in the city (Subpart B)(Part V); in relation to providing municipal relief to the city of Rochester (Part W); to amend the state finance law, in relation to increasing state assistance to eligible municipalities with video lottery gaming facilities (Part X); to amend chapter 401 of the laws of 2002, amending the real property tax law and the Nassau county administrative code relating to assessment and review of assessments in the county of Nassau, in relation to extending certain provisions thereof (Part Y); to amend the urban development corporation act, in relation to a beginning farmers NY fund (Part Z); to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to the minority- and women-owned business development and lending program (Part AA); to amend the economic development law, in relation to certain correctional facilities designated as tax-free NY areas (Part BB); to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing a faculty development and technology transfer advisory council (Part CC); to amend the economic development law, in relation to including veterans within provisions of law relating to entrepreneurial assistance (Part DD); to amend the environmental conservation law and the penal law, in relation to authorizing the use of crossbows for hunting; to amend the environmental conservation law, in relation to hunting, trapping, and fishing licenses; and to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to distinctive "I love New York" license plates (Part EE); to amend chapter 350 of the laws of 2012 relating to the conveyance of land formerly used as an armory to the town of Brookhaven, county of Suffolk, in relation to authorizing such transfer to be made to the North Patchogue Fire District (Part FF); authorizing the commissioner of general services to convey real property at the St. Lawrence psychiatric center to the city of Ogdensburg (Part GG); and to amend the state finance law, in relation to payments, transfers and deposits, monies recovered through the New York false claims act; to amend the executive law, in relation to general duties of the department of law; and to amend the general business law, in relation to monies recovered from monopolies, deceptive acts and practices unlawful, and actions made by the attorney general with respect to fraudulent practices (Part HH).

S6355B - Bill Text download pdf

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    S. 6355--B                                            A. 8555--B

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 21, 2014
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IN  SENATE -- A BUDGET BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to arti-
  cle seven of the Constitution -- read twice and ordered  printed,  and
  when  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  A  BUDGET  BILL, submitted by the Governor pursuant to
  article seven of the Constitution -- read once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee  on  Ways  and  Means -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --
  again  reported from said committee with amendments, ordered reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the  revoca-
  tion  of  driver's  licenses for multiple convictions of driving while
  intoxicated, civil penalties, and aggravated unlicensed operation of a
  motor vehicle; and to repeal certain provisions of such  law  relating
  thereto (Part A); to amend the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to
  the  suspension  and  revocation  of  certain  driver's  licenses  for
  violations relating to the use of mobile telephones and portable elec-
  tronic devices while driving and increased fines for  such  violations
  (Part  B);  to  amend chapter 503 of the laws of 2009, relating to the
  disposition of monies recovered by county  district  attorneys  before
  the  filing of an accusatory instrument, in relation to the effective-
  ness thereof (Part C); to amend the tax law, in relation to suspending
  the transfer of monies into the emergency services revolving loan fund
  from the public safety communications account (Part D); to  amend  the
  civil service law, in relation to the reimbursement of medicare premi-
  um  charges  (Part E); to amend the civil service law, the state tech-
  nology law, the general municipal law and the public officers law,  in
  relation to supporting the consolidation of state information technol-
  ogy  resources  (Part  F);  to  amend chapter 410 of the laws of 2009,
  amending the state finance law relating to authorizing  the  aggregate
  purchases  of  energy  for state agencies, institutions, local govern-
  ments, public authorities and public benefit corporations and  chapter
  97  of the laws of 2011, amending the state finance law and other laws
  relating to providing certain centralized service to political  subdi-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets