senate Bill S8014

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to contracts involving state agencies

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 15, 2016 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1841
Jun 03, 2016 referred to rules

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S8014 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§87 & 73, Pub Off L; amd §2604, NYC Chart; add §801-a, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S965

S8014 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to contracts involving state agencies; prohibits a municipal officer or employee, for compensation, to represent private interests before any municipal agency or appear directly or indirectly on behalf of private interests in matters involving the respective municipality.

S8014 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8014 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  8014

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 3, 2016
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the public officers law and the New York  city  charter,
  in  relation  to  contracts involving state agencies; and to amend the
  general municipal law,  in  relation  to  restrictions  on  appearance
  before a municipal department or agency

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

  Section 1. Subparagraph iv  of  paragraph  (g)  of  subdivision  2  of
section  87  of  the public officers law, as added by chapter 510 of the
laws of 1999, is amended and a new subparagraph v is added  to  read  as
follows:
  iv.  external audits, including but not limited to audits performed by
the comptroller and the federal government; [or]
  V. MATERIALS EXCHANGED BETWEEN AN AGENCY AND ANY ENTITY NOT DEFINED AS
AN AGENCY PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE THAT HAS NOT BEEN RETAINED BY  FORMAL
CONTRACT OR AGREEMENT; OR
  S 2. Subdivision 7 of section 73 of the public officers law is amended
by adding a new paragraph (a-1) to read as follows:
  (A-1)  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  THIS  SUBDIVISION  SHALL ALSO APPLY TO ANY
PERSON OR ENTITY CONTRACTING WITH A STATE AGENCY FOR  THE  PERIOD  WHICH
THE CONTRACT REMAINS IN EFFECT.
  S 3. Paragraph 6 of subdivision b of section 2604 of the New York city
charter, as added by a vote of the people of the city of New York at the
general  election  held  in  November  of  1988,  is  amended to read as
follows:
  6. (A) No public servant shall, for  compensation,  represent  private
interests  before  any  city  agency or appear directly or indirectly on
behalf of private interests in matters involving the city. For a  public
servant who is not a regular employee, this prohibition shall apply only
to the agency served by the public servant.
  (B)  NO  PERSON OR ENTITY NOT DEFINED AS A PUBLIC SERVANT FOR PURPOSES
OF THIS CHARTER WHO CONTRACTS WITH A CITY  AGENCY  SHALL  THEREAFTER  BE
AUTHORIZED  TO  APPEAR BEFORE ANY SUCH AGENCY FOR ANY OTHER CLIENT FOR A

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

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