assembly Bill A3981

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Enacts the "unfunded mandate reform act"

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to governmental operations
Jan 28, 2015 referred to governmental operations

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A3981 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 5-A §§75 - 82, Exec L; add §54-c, Leg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A8150
2013-2014: A3106
2017-2018: A2295
2019-2020: A6503

A3981 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the "unfunded mandate reform act"; authorizes the governor to submit an unfunded mandate reform plan to the legislature when it is in the public interest.

A3981 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3981

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 28, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. MORELLE, CUSICK, GUNTHER, LUPARDO, SCHIMMINGER,
  PEOPLES-STOKES, ZEBROWSKI, BARRETT -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M.  of  A.
  MAGEE,  THIELE  --  read once and referred to the Committee on Govern-
  mental Operations

AN ACT to amend the executive law and the legislative law,  in  relation
  to enacting the "unfunded mandate reform act"

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

  Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new article 5-A to
read as follows:

                               ARTICLE 5-A
                       UNFUNDED MANDATE REFORM ACT

SECTION 75. SHORT TITLE.
        76. DUTY OF GOVERNOR TO EXAMINE UNFUNDED  MANDATES;  LEGISLATIVE
              PURPOSE.
        77. DEFINITIONS.
        78. FINDINGS  BY  GOVERNOR;  ISSUANCE OF UNFUNDED MANDATE REFORM
              PLAN.
        79. CONTENTS OF UNFUNDED MANDATE REFORM PLAN.
        80. EFFECTIVE DATE OF UNFUNDED MANDATE REFORM PLAN.
        81. PROGRAMS AND SERVICES THAT SHALL NOT BE THE  SUBJECT  OF  AN
              UNFUNDED MANDATE REFORM PLAN.
        82. SEVERABILITY.
  S 75. SHORT TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS THE
"UNFUNDED MANDATE REFORM ACT".
  S  76.  DUTY  OF  GOVERNOR  TO  EXAMINE UNFUNDED MANDATES; LEGISLATIVE
PURPOSE. THE GOVERNOR, FROM TIME TO TIME, SHALL EXAMINE  THOSE  MANDATES
IMPOSED  BY THE STATE ON LOCAL GOVERNMENTS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS THAT THE
STATE DOES NOT PROVIDE ADEQUATE FUNDING TO SUPPORT, AND SHALL  DETERMINE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04728-01-5