Senate Bill S2721

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes a group of businesses that are regulated by a state agency or a representative of such businesses to petition such agency for alternate rules

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

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2015-S2721 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6049
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
State Administrative Procedure Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §204-a, St Ad Proc Act
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6446
2013-2014: S1784
2017-2018: S2649

2015-S2721 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes a group of businesses that are regulated by a state agency or a representative of such businesses to petition the state agency for alternate methods for implementing a regulatory mandate that restricts the conducting or management of business in this state.

2015-S2721 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2015-S2721 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2721

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 28, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. CARLUCCI, FELDER, GALLIVAN, MARCHIONE -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business

AN ACT to amend the state administrative procedure act, in  relation  to
  authorizing  regulated  businesses  to  petition a state agency for an
  alternate method of implementing a regulatory mandate

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

  Section  1.   Section 204-a of the state administrative procedure act,
as added by chapter 479 of the laws of  2001,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  S 204-a. Alternate methods for implementing regulatory mandates. 1. As
used in this section:
  (a)  "local  government" means any county, city, town, village, school
district, fire district or other special district;
  (b) "REGULATED BUSINESSES" MEANS ANY GROUP OF BUSINESSES OF A  SIMILAR
TYPE  OR  TRADE,  OR  FROM  THE SAME REGION OR AREA OF THE STATE, OR ANY
GROUP OF BUSINESSES WITHIN THE STATE, THAT ARE SUBJECT TO THE REGULATION
OF ANY AGENCY. SUCH TERM SHALL INCLUDE ANY ENTITY OR GROUP WHICH REPRES-
ENTS SUCH BUSINESSES;
  (C) "regulatory mandate" means any rule which (I) requires one or more
local governments to create a new program, increase the level of service
for an existing program or otherwise comply with mandatory requirements;
OR (II) REGULATES THE CONDUCTING AND MANAGEMENT OF ANY BUSINESS IN  THIS
STATE; and
  [(c)]  (D) "petition" means a document submitted by a local government
seeking approval of an alternate method for  implementing  a  regulatory
mandate.
  2. A petition shall include:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08326-01-5

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