senate Bill S693

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for the information technology procurement savings act of 2014; provides local governments and school districts more contracting flexibility

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Jan 09, 2013 referred to local government

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S693 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §103, add §109-c, Gen Muni L; add Art 25 §1210, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2013A
2009-2010: S5600B

S693 - Summary

Provides for the Information Technology Procurement Savings Act of 2014; provides local governments and school districts more contracting flexibility; and provides for purchasing services through the department of education.

S693 - Sponsor Memo

S693 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   693

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. STEWART-COUSINS, AVELLA, KRUEGER, STAVISKY -- 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 and the education law, in
  relation to the information  technology  procurement  savings  act  of
  2014;  provides  local  governments and school districts more contract
  flexibility; and provides for purchasing services

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

  Section  1.  This act shall be known and may be cited as "the informa-
tion technology procurement savings act of 2014".
  S 2. Section 103 of the general municipal law is amended by  adding  a
new subdivision 17 to read as follows:
  17.  NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION
AND IN ADDITION TO THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION THREE OF  THIS  SECTION
AND  SECTION  ONE  HUNDRED  FOUR  OF THIS ARTICLE, ANY OFFICER, BOARD OR
AGENCY OF A POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OR OF ANY DISTRICT THEREIN  AUTHORIZED
TO  MAKE  PURCHASES  OF  MATERIALS, EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES MAY MAKE SUCH
PURCHASES AS MAY BE  REQUIRED  BY  SUCH  POLITICAL  SUBDIVISION  OR  ANY
DISTRICT THEREIN THROUGH THE USE OF A CONTRACT LET BY ANY OTHER STATE OR
POLITICAL  SUBDIVISION  IF  SUCH  CONTRACT  WAS  LET  IN ACCORDANCE WITH
COMPETITIVE BIDDING REQUIREMENTS THAT ARE CONSISTENT WITH  THIS  SECTION
AND  WITH  THE INTENT OF EXTENDING ITS USE TO CERTAIN OTHER GOVERNMENTAL
ENTITIES. PRIOR TO MAKING SUCH A PURCHASE, THE GOVERNING  BOARD  OF  THE
POLITICAL  SUBDIVISION  OR DISTRICT MAKING THE PURCHASE SHALL DETERMINE,
UPON REVIEW OF ANY NECESSARY DOCUMENTATION  AND,  AS  APPROPRIATE,  UPON
ADVICE  OF  ITS  COUNSEL, THAT THE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SUBDIVISION HAVE
BEEN MET, AND SHALL  CERTIFY,  BY  RESOLUTION,  THAT  SUCH  PURCHASE  IS
PERMITTED UNDER THE PROCUREMENT POLICIES AND PROCEDURES OF THE POLITICAL

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02583-01-3

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