senate Bill S6827A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to designated viewers of audits provided to the federal clearinghouse

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 28, 2014 print number 6827a
amend and recommit to local government
Mar 14, 2014 referred to local government

S6827 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9090A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §40, Gen Muni L

S6827 - Summary

Relates to designated viewers of audits provided to the federal clearinghouse.

S6827 - Sponsor Memo

S6827 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6827

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 14, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- 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,  in  relation  to  alternate
  viewers of audits provided to the federal clearinghouse

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

  Section 1. The general municipal  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 40 to read as follows:
  S  40. AUDITS TO FEDERAL CLEARINGHOUSE. 1. LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL ENTITIES
EXPENDING FEDERAL FUNDS THAT ARE REQUIRED TO FILE A SINGLE AUDIT TO  THE
FEDERAL  CLEARINGHOUSE  SHALL DESIGNATE ALL RELEVANT STATE AGENCIES THAT
ACTED AS A PASS-THROUGH ENTITY FOR FEDERAL FUNDS, AS DESIGNATED  VIEWERS
IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE SINGLE AUDIT ACT OF 1984 AND THE RELEVANT FEDERAL
CIRCULAR GUIDELINES.
  2.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SECTION: (A) "SINGLE AUDIT" SHALL MEAN AN
AUDIT REQUIRED FOR RECIPIENTS OF FEDERAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE  EQUAL  TO
OR  IN  EXCESS  OF  FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS IN ANY FISCAL YEAR AND
INCLUDES THE MUNICIPALITY'S FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND THE AMOUNT  OF  THE
FEDERAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE.
  (B)  "LOCAL  GOVERNMENTAL ENTITY" SHALL MEAN A COUNTY, MUNICIPALITY OR
SPECIAL DISTRICT.
  S 2. This act shall take effect upon the enactment of updates made  to
Circular  No.  A-133 by the Federal Office of Management & Budget adding
the ability to designate a viewer to a  single  audit  filing;  provided
that  the federal clearinghouse shall notify the legislative bill draft-
ing commission upon the occurrence of the updates to Circular No.  A-133
in  order  that the commission may maintain an accurate and timely data-
base of the official text of the laws of the state of New York in furth-
erance of effectuating the provisions of section 44 of  the  legislative
law and section 70-b of the public officers law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14009-03-4

S6827A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9090A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §40, Gen Muni L

S6827A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to designated viewers of audits provided to the federal clearinghouse.

S6827A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6827A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6827--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 14, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Local  Government  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general municipal  law,  in  relation  to  alternate
  viewers of audits provided to the federal clearinghouse

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

  Section 1. The general municipal  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 40 to read as follows:
  S  40. AUDITS TO FEDERAL CLEARINGHOUSE. 1. LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL ENTITIES
EXPENDING FEDERAL FUNDS THAT ARE REQUIRED TO FILE A SINGLE AUDIT TO  THE
FEDERAL  CLEARINGHOUSE  SHALL DESIGNATE ALL RELEVANT STATE AGENCIES THAT
ACTED AS A PASS-THROUGH ENTITY FOR FEDERAL FUNDS, AS DESIGNATED  VIEWERS
IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE SINGLE AUDIT ACT OF 1984 AND THE RELEVANT FEDERAL
CIRCULAR GUIDELINES.
  2.  FOR  PURPOSES  OF  THIS  SECTION: (A) "SINGLE AUDIT" SHALL MEAN AN
AUDIT REQUIRED FOR RECIPIENTS OF FEDERAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE  EQUAL  TO
OR  IN  EXCESS  OF  FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS IN ANY FISCAL YEAR AND
INCLUDES THE MUNICIPALITY'S FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND THE AMOUNT  OF  THE
FEDERAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE.
  (B) "LOCAL GOVERNMENTAL ENTITY" SHALL MEAN A MUNICIPAL CORPORATION, AS
DEFINED IN SECTION TWO OF THIS CHAPTER, OR SPECIAL DISTRICT.
  S  2. This act shall take effect upon the enactment of updates made to
Circular No. A-133 by the Federal Office of Management &  Budget  adding
the  ability  to  designate  a viewer to a single audit filing; provided
that the federal clearinghouse shall notify the legislative bill  draft-
ing  commission upon the occurrence of the updates to Circular No. A-133
in order that the commission may maintain an accurate and  timely  data-
base of the official text of the laws of the state of New York in furth-
erance  of  effectuating the provisions of section 44 of the legislative
law and section 70-b of the public officers law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14009-05-4

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