assembly Bill A7772

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides for the establishment of a biennial budgeting system for the state of New York replacing the state annual budget process

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 15, 2016 held for consideration in ways and means
Feb 05, 2016 opinion referred to judiciary
Jan 13, 2016 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 06, 2016 referred to ways and means
Jun 19, 2015 opinion referred to judiciary
May 28, 2015 to attorney-general for opinion
May 27, 2015 referred to ways and means

A7772 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Judiciary
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 7 ยงยง1, 2 & 7, Constn
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A4190
2019-2020: A5733

A7772 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the establishment of a biennial budgeting system for the state of New York replacing the state annual budget process.

A7772 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  7772

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 27, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. JOHNS -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Ways and Means

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing amendments to sections 1, 2 and 7 of article 7 of the  consti-
  tution,  in  relation to providing for the establishment of a biennial
  budgeting system for the state replacing the state annual budget proc-
  ess

  Section 1. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That section 1 of  article
7 of the constitution be amended to read as follows:
  Section 1. For the preparation of the budget, the head of each depart-
ment  of  state  government, except the legislature and judiciary, shall
furnish the governor such estimates and information in such form and  at
such  times as the governor may require, copies of which shall forthwith
be furnished to the appropriate committees  of  the  legislature.    The
governor  shall  hold hearings thereon at which the governor may require
the attendance of heads of departments and their subordinates.    Desig-
nated representatives of such committees shall be entitled to attend the
hearings thereon and to make inquiry concerning any part thereof.
  Itemized  estimates  of the financial needs of the legislature, certi-
fied by the presiding officer of  each  house,  and  of  the  judiciary,
approved by the court of appeals and certified by the chief judge of the
court  of  appeals,  shall be transmitted to the governor not later than
the first day of December in each year IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING THE YEAR IN
WHICH THE GOVERNOR TRANSMITS TO THE LEGISLATURE  THE  GOVERNOR'S  BUDGET
DOCUMENT  for  inclusion  in  the  budget without revision but with such
recommendations as the governor may deem proper.  Copies of the itemized
estimates of the financial needs of the judiciary also  shall  forthwith
be  transmitted to the appropriate committees of the legislature.  NOTH-
ING HEREIN SHALL PRECLUDE THE ALTERATION, BY LAW,  OF  THE  EXPENDITURES
DURING THE PERIOD OF TIME WHICH THE BUDGET SHALL HAVE BEEN ADOPTED FOR.
  S  2.  Resolved (if the Senate concur), That section 2 of article 7 of
the constitution be amended to read as follows:

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