senate Bill S6981

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to construction contracts let by the facilities development corporation

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 21, 2014 signed chap.467
Nov 10, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 17, 2014 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.313
substituted for a9612
May 20, 2014 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 30, 2014 advanced to third reading
Apr 29, 2014 2nd report cal.
Apr 28, 2014 1st report cal.391
Apr 09, 2014 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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Apr 28, 2014 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: Apr 28, 2014

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S6981 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9612
Law Section:
Facilities Development Corporation Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §9, Fac Dev Corp Act

S6981 - Summary

Increases the threshold amount for the requirement for public bidding of construction contracts let by the facilities development corporation.

S6981 - Sponsor Memo

S6981 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6981

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              April 9, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. RANZENHOFER -- (at request of the Dormitory Authority
  of  the State of New York) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
  and Commissions

AN  ACT to amend the facilities development corporation act, in relation
  to raising the financial ceiling above  which  construction  contracts
  must be publicly bid

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

  Section 1. The opening paragraph of paragraph g of  subdivision  2  of
section  9 of section 1 of chapter 359 of the laws of 1968, constituting
the facilities development corporation act, as amended by chapter 127 of
the laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
  All contracts which are to be awarded pursuant to this paragraph shall
be  awarded  by  public  letting  in  accordance  with   the   following
provisions,  notwithstanding  any  contrary  provision  of  section  one
hundred thirty-six, one hundred thirty-nine or one hundred forty of  the
state finance law, except that in the discretion of the directors of the
corporation,  a  contract  may be entered into for such purposes without
public letting where the estimated  expense  thereof  is  no  more  than
[forty] EIGHTY thousand dollars:
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14107-01-4

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