senate Bill S8160

Signed By Governor
2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to campaign funds

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 24, 2016 approval memo.4
signed chap.286
Aug 12, 2016 delivered to governor
Jun 17, 2016 returned to senate
passed assembly
message of necessity - 3 day message
ordered to third reading rules cal.558
substituted for a10742
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
message of necessity - 3 day message
ordered to third reading cal.2011
referred to rules

S8160 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10742
Law Section:
Election Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§14-107, 14-100, 14-104, 14-112, 14-118, 14-126 & 14-124, add §§14-107-a & 14-132, El L; amd §§1-h, 1-j, 1-k & 1-c, Leg L; add §§172-e, 172-f, 109 & 94, Exec L; amd §§73, 73-a & 74, Pub Off L

S8160 - Summary

Relates to independent expenditures during election campaigns; provides that independent expenditures shall not include payments or expenditures where coordination occurs in the creation, formation or operation of the person making such payment or expenditure (Part A); relates to monies received and expenditures made by a party committee or constituted committee (Part B); amends the election law, in relation to disposition of campaign funds (Part C) (view more) relates to in-kind donations (Part D); relates to contingency fees (Part E); relates to the disclosure of certain donations by charitable non-profit entities (Part F); relates to the disclosure of certain activities by non-charitable non-profit entities (Part G); relates to the registration of certain service providers and political consulting services; defines terms (Part H); relates to communications with professional journalists and newscasters (Part I); relates to investigations by the joint commission on public ethics and to violations of the lobbying act (Part J); and relates to financial disclosure forms (Part K).

S8160 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  8160

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 17, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  FLANAGAN  --  (at request of the Governor) -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee on Rules

AN  ACT  to  amend the election law, in relation to independent expendi-
  tures during election campaigns (Part A); to amend the  election  law,
  in  relation  to  monies  received  and  expenditures  made by a party
  committee or constituted committee (Part B);  to  amend  the  election
  law,  in  relation to disposition of campaign funds (Part C); to amend
  the legislative law, in relation to reports by lobbyists (Part D);  to
  amend the legislative law, in relation to contingent fees (Part E); to
  amend  the  executive  law,  in  relation to the disclosure of certain
  donations by charitable non-profit entities (Part  F);  to  amend  the
  executive  law,  in  relation  to  disclosure of certain activities by
  non-charitable non-profit entities (Part G); to  amend  the  executive
  law,  in  relation  to  the  registration of certain service providers
  (Part H); to amend the legislative law, in relation to  communications
  with  professional  journalists  and  newscasters;  and in relation to
  reporting of certain funding by lobbyists (Part I); to amend the exec-
  utive law, in relation to investigations by the  joint  commission  on
  public  ethics  and to violations of the lobbying act (Part J); and to
  amend the public officers law, in  relation  to  financial  disclosure
  forms (Part K)

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

  Section 1. This act enacts into law major  components  of  legislation
relating  to campaign funds. Each component is wholly contained within a
Part identified as Parts A  through  K.  The  effective  date  for  each
particular provision contained within such Part is set forth in the last
section  of  such  Part. Any provision in any section contained within a
Part, including the effective date of the Part, which makes a  reference
to a section "of this act", when used in connection with that particular
component,  shall  be  deemed  to  mean  and  refer to the corresponding
section of the Part in which it is found. Section three of this act sets
forth the general effective date of this act.

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

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