senate Bill S798A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to agency reports

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Mar 28, 2014 print number 798a
amend and recommit to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to finance
Jan 09, 2013 referred to finance

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S798 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2011A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
New York State Printing and Public Documents Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §12, NYS Print L; amd §103, St Tech L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2881, A10443A
2009-2010: S7805, A650, A650A

S798 - Summary

Relates to agency reports; requires such reports to be posted on line; provides for a letter or notice to be sent to members of the legislature indicating the website address and the name of the person at such state agency to whom a legislator may request a printed copy of such report.

S798 - Sponsor Memo

S798 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   798

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the New York state printing and public documents law and
  the state technology law, in relation to agency reports

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 4 of section 12 of the New York state printing
and public documents law, as added by chapter 278 of the laws  of  2012,
is amended to read as follows:
  4.  (a)  Whenever  state  law  requires a state agency to make, issue,
submit, deliver, distribute or forward a report to the "legislature"  or
to  "members of the legislature" or to "both houses of the legislature,"
or to any particular legislative officers or chairpersons of legislative
committees, subcommittees or commissions, the agency shall satisfy  such
requirement by:
  (i) [making, issuing, submitting, delivering, distributing or forward-
ing  a  printed copy of the report to each member of the legislature, or
to the specified legislative officers or chairpersons, as the  case  may
be; if such report contains confidential information or is provided with
the understanding that further disclosure of certain information in such
reports is prohibited, provided that, such report shall be posted to the
agency's  website  with  all such confidential information redacted; or]
MAKING SUCH DOCUMENT AVAILABLE ON THE NEW YORK  STATE  AGENCY  DOCUMENTS
WEBSITE,  AS  AUTHORIZED  BY SUBDIVISION EIGHTEEN OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED
THREE OF THE STATE TECHNOLOGY LAW, UNDER THE APPROPRIATE AGENCY'S  HEAD-
ING  AND SENDING A PRINTED LETTER OR NOTICE TO EACH MEMBER OF THE LEGIS-
LATURE, OR TO THE SPECIFIED LEGISLATIVE OFFICERS OR CHAIRPERSONS, AS THE
CASE MAY BE, INDICATING THE AVAILABILITY OF SUCH REPORT ON THIS WEBSITE;
AND BY

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00276-01-3

S798A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2011A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
New York State Printing and Public Documents Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §12, NYS Print L; amd §103, St Tech L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2881, A10443A
2009-2010: S7805, A650, A650A

S798A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to agency reports; requires such reports to be posted on line; provides for a letter or notice to be sent to members of the legislature indicating the website address and the name of the person at such state agency to whom a legislator may request a printed copy of such report.

S798A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S798A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 798--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. SQUADRON -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on Finance in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the New York state printing and public documents law and
  the state technology law, in relation to agency reports

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 4 of section 12 of the New York state  printing
and public documents law, as amended by chapter 278 of the laws of 2012,
is amended to read as follows:
  4.  (a)  Whenever  state  law  requires a state agency to make, issue,
submit, deliver, distribute or forward a report to the "legislature"  or
to  "members of the legislature" or to "both houses of the legislature,"
or to any particular legislative officers or chairpersons of legislative
committees, subcommittees or commissions, the agency shall satisfy  such
requirement by:
  (i) [making, issuing, submitting, delivering, distributing or forward-
ing  a  printed copy of the report to each member of the legislature, or
to the specified legislative officers or chairpersons, as the  case  may
be; if such report contains confidential information or is provided with
the understanding that further disclosure of certain information in such
reports is prohibited, provided that, such report shall be posted to the
agency's  website  with  all such confidential information redacted; or]
MAKING SUCH DOCUMENT AVAILABLE ON THE NEW YORK  STATE  AGENCY  DOCUMENTS
WEBSITE,  AS AUTHORIZED BY SUBDIVISION TWENTY-TWO OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED
THREE OF THE STATE TECHNOLOGY LAW, UNDER THE APPROPRIATE AGENCY'S  HEAD-
ING  AND SENDING A PRINTED LETTER OR NOTICE TO EACH MEMBER OF THE LEGIS-
LATURE, OR TO THE SPECIFIED LEGISLATIVE OFFICERS OR CHAIRPERSONS, AS THE

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

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