assembly Bill A9260B

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires the reporting of contributions by business entities and individuals

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 02, 2016 held for consideration in election law
May 06, 2016 print number 9260b
May 06, 2016 amend and recommit to election law
Feb 18, 2016 print number 9260a
Feb 18, 2016 amend and recommit to election law
Feb 05, 2016 referred to election law

A9260 - Details

Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §139-l, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A9968
2019-2020: A5748
2021-2022: A6685

A9260 - Summary

Requires the reporting of contributions by business entities and individuals; defines terms; provides that no business entity or individual who contracts with the state for a contract more than fifteen thousand dollars shall make monetary or in-kind contributions or a pledge of contribution in excess of one thousand dollars to an individual who holds the position of an elected state public office, a candidate for such position, including the candidate's election fund, if such contract must be voted on or approved by such individual; or a state, county or municipal political party, in the preceding twelve month period to the contract being awarded (view more) or to any person for any political purpose or use; or to knowingly solicit any such contribution from any such person for any such purpose during any such period; provides exemptions; makes related provisions.

A9260 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  9260

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 5, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. GALEF -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Election Law

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to the  reporting  of
  contributions by business entities

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

  Section 1. The state finance law is amended by adding  a  new  section
139-l to read as follows:
  S  139-L. REPORTING OF CONTRIBUTIONS BY BUSINESS ENTITIES.  1. FOR THE
PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE  THE  FOLLOWING
MEANINGS:
  A. "BUSINESS ENTITY" MEANS:
  I. A FOR-PROFIT ENTITY AS FOLLOWS:
  A.  IN  THE CASE OF A CORPORATION: THE CORPORATION, ANY OFFICER OF THE
CORPORATION, AND ANY PERSON OR BUSINESS ENTITY THAT OWNS OR CONTROLS TEN
PERCENT OR MORE OF THE STOCK OF THE CORPORATION;
  B. IN THE CASE OF A GENERAL PARTNERSHIP: THE PARTNERSHIP AND ANY PART-
NER;
  C. IN THE CASE OF A LIMITED PARTNERSHIP: THE LIMITED  PARTNERSHIP  AND
ANY PARTNER;
  D.  IN THE CASE OF A PROFESSIONAL CORPORATION: THE PROFESSIONAL CORPO-
RATION AND ANY SHAREHOLDER OR OFFICER;
  E. IN THE CASE OF A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY: THE  LIMITED  LIABILITY
COMPANY AND ANY MEMBER;
  F. IN THE CASE OF A LIMITED LIABILITY PARTNERSHIP: THE LIMITED LIABIL-
ITY PARTNERSHIP AND ANY PARTNER;
  G. IN THE CASE OF A SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP: THE PROPRIETOR; AND
  H. IN THE CASE OF ANY OTHER FORM OF ENTITY ORGANIZED UNDER THE LAWS OF
THIS  STATE  OR  ANY OTHER STATE OR FOREIGN JURISDICTION: THE ENTITY AND
ANY PRINCIPAL, OFFICER, OR PARTNER THEREOF;
  II. ANY SUBSIDIARY DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY CONTROLLED BY  THE  BUSINESS
ENTITY;
  III.  ANY  POLITICAL  ORGANIZATION  ORGANIZED UNDER SECTION 527 OF THE
INTERNAL REVENUE CODE THAT IS DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY CONTROLLED  BY  THE

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

Co-Sponsors

Multi-Sponsors

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A9260A - Details

Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §139-l, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A9968
2019-2020: A5748
2021-2022: A6685

A9260A - Summary

Requires the reporting of contributions by business entities and individuals; defines terms; provides that no business entity or individual who contracts with the state for a contract more than fifteen thousand dollars shall make monetary or in-kind contributions or a pledge of contribution in excess of one thousand dollars to an individual who holds the position of an elected state public office, a candidate for such position, including the candidate's election fund, if such contract must be voted on or approved by such individual; or a state, county or municipal political party, in the preceding twelve month period to the contract being awarded (view more) or to any person for any political purpose or use; or to knowingly solicit any such contribution from any such person for any such purpose during any such period; provides exemptions; makes related provisions.

A9260A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 9260--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 5, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. GALEF -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on  Election  Law  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the state finance law, in relation to the reporting of
  contributions by business entities

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

  Section  1.  The  state finance law is amended by adding a new section
139-l to read as follows:
  S 139-L. REPORTING OF CONTRIBUTIONS BY BUSINESS ENTITIES.  1. FOR  THE
PURPOSES  OF  THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING
MEANINGS:
  A. "BUSINESS ENTITY" MEANS:
  I. A FOR-PROFIT ENTITY AS FOLLOWS:
  A. IN THE CASE OF A CORPORATION: THE CORPORATION, ANY OFFICER  OF  THE
CORPORATION, AND ANY PERSON OR BUSINESS ENTITY THAT OWNS OR CONTROLS TEN
PERCENT OR MORE OF THE STOCK OF THE CORPORATION;
  B. IN THE CASE OF A GENERAL PARTNERSHIP: THE PARTNERSHIP AND ANY PART-
NER;
  C.  IN  THE CASE OF A LIMITED PARTNERSHIP: THE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP AND
ANY PARTNER;
  D. IN THE CASE OF A PROFESSIONAL CORPORATION: THE PROFESSIONAL  CORPO-
RATION AND ANY SHAREHOLDER OR OFFICER;
  E.  IN  THE CASE OF A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY: THE LIMITED LIABILITY
COMPANY AND ANY MEMBER;
  F. IN THE CASE OF A LIMITED LIABILITY PARTNERSHIP: THE LIMITED LIABIL-
ITY PARTNERSHIP AND ANY PARTNER;
  G. IN THE CASE OF A SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP: THE PROPRIETOR; AND
  H. IN THE CASE OF ANY OTHER FORM OF ENTITY ORGANIZED UNDER THE LAWS OF
THIS STATE OR ANY OTHER STATE OR FOREIGN JURISDICTION:  THE  ENTITY  AND
ANY PRINCIPAL, OFFICER, OR PARTNER THEREOF;
  II.  ANY  SUBSIDIARY DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY CONTROLLED BY THE BUSINESS
ENTITY;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13876-05-6

Co-Sponsors

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Multi-Sponsors

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A9260B (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §139-l, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A9968
2019-2020: A5748
2021-2022: A6685

A9260B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the reporting of contributions by business entities and individuals; defines terms; provides that no business entity or individual who contracts with the state for a contract more than fifteen thousand dollars shall make monetary or in-kind contributions or a pledge of contribution in excess of one thousand dollars to an individual who holds the position of an elected state public office, a candidate for such position, including the candidate's election fund, if such contract must be voted on or approved by such individual; or a state, county or municipal political party, in the preceding twelve month period to the contract being awarded (view more) or to any person for any political purpose or use; or to knowingly solicit any such contribution from any such person for any such purpose during any such period; provides exemptions; makes related provisions.

A9260B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 9260--B

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 5, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  GALEF, McDONALD, WOERNER, MOSLEY, TEDISCO --
  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. BUCHWALD, CROUCH,  ENGLEBRIGHT,  MAGEE,
  McLAUGHLIN,  THIELE  --  read  once  and  referred to the Committee on
  Election Law -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted
  as  amended  and  recommitted to said committee -- again reported from
  said committee with  amendments,  ordered  reprinted  as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the state finance law, in relation to the reporting of
  contributions by business entities and individuals

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

  Section  1.  The  state finance law is amended by adding a new section
139-l to read as follows:
  S 139-L. REPORTING OF CONTRIBUTIONS BY BUSINESS ENTITIES AND  INDIVID-
UALS.  1.  FOR  THE  PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL
HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  A. "BUSINESS ENTITY" MEANS:
  I. A FOR-PROFIT ENTITY AS FOLLOWS:
  A. IN THE CASE OF A CORPORATION: THE CORPORATION, ANY OFFICER  OF  THE
CORPORATION, AND ANY PERSON OR BUSINESS ENTITY THAT OWNS OR CONTROLS TEN
PERCENT OR MORE OF THE STOCK OF THE CORPORATION;
  B. IN THE CASE OF A GENERAL PARTNERSHIP: THE PARTNERSHIP AND ANY PART-
NER;
  C.  IN  THE CASE OF A LIMITED PARTNERSHIP: THE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP AND
ANY PARTNER;
  D. IN THE CASE OF A PROFESSIONAL CORPORATION: THE PROFESSIONAL  CORPO-
RATION AND ANY SHAREHOLDER OR OFFICER;
  E.  IN  THE CASE OF A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY: THE LIMITED LIABILITY
COMPANY AND ANY MEMBER;
  F. IN THE CASE OF A LIMITED LIABILITY PARTNERSHIP: THE LIMITED LIABIL-
ITY PARTNERSHIP AND ANY PARTNER;
  G. IN THE CASE OF A SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP: THE PROPRIETOR; AND

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13876-06-6