assembly Bill A10319A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires each industrial development agency to live stream and post video recordings of all open meetings and public hearings

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 17, 2018 advanced to third reading cal.935
May 15, 2018 reported
May 09, 2018 print number 10319a
May 09, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to local governments
Apr 10, 2018 referred to local governments

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A10319 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8468
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §857, Gen Muni L; add §§1952-a & 2305, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A3002, S88

A10319 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires each industrial development agency to live stream and post video recordings of all open meetings and public hearings; requires each industrial development agency to post such recordings for a period of not less than five years.

A10319 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  10319

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 10, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. SOLAGES -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Local Governments

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to requiring each
  industrial development agency to live stream all meetings relating  to
  agreements  for a payment in lieu of taxes and to record such meetings
  and make the recordings available on the  webpage  of  the  industrial
  development agency or the municipality

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

  Section 1. Section 874 of the general  municipal  law  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision 3-a to read as follows:
  (3-A)  THE  AGENCY  SHALL  RECORD  AND LIVE STREAM ALL MEETINGS DURING
WHICH AN AGREEMENT FOR A PAYMENT IN LIEU OF TAXES (PILOT  AGREEMENT)  IS
PROPOSED,  DEBATED,  VOTED  UPON,  REVIEWED OR APPEALED. SUCH RECORDINGS
SHALL BE MADE AVAILABLE ON THE AGENCY'S  WEBSITE  WITHIN  FIVE  BUSINESS
DAYS  OF THE MEETING. IN THE EVENT THAT THE AGENCY DOES NOT HAVE A SEPA-
RATE WEBSITE, THE RECORDINGS  SHALL  BE  MADE  AVAILABLE  ON  THE  LOCAL
MUNICIPALITY'S  WEBSITE.  ALL  SUCH RECORDINGS SHALL BE MAINTAINED FOR A
PERIOD OF NOT LESS THAN FIVE YEARS.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the sixtieth  day  after  it  shall
have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15249-01-8

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Multi-Sponsors

A10319A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8468
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §857, Gen Muni L; add §§1952-a & 2305, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A3002, S88

A10319A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires each industrial development agency to live stream and post video recordings of all open meetings and public hearings; requires each industrial development agency to post such recordings for a period of not less than five years.

A10319A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                10319--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 10, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. SOLAGES, D'URSO, DICKENS, RAMOS, SIMON, BARRON,
  McDONOUGH, ERRIGO, LAWRENCE -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Local Governments -- committee discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the general municipal law and the public authorities
  law, in relation to requiring each industrial  development  agency  to
  live  stream  all  open  meetings  and  public  hearings  and make the
  recordings of such meetings and hearings available on the  webpage  of
  the industrial development agency

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

  Section 1. The general municipal  law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
section 857 to read as follows:
  §  857.  VIDEO  RECORDINGS  OF OPEN MEETINGS AND PUBLIC HEARINGS.  THE
AGENCY SHALL, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, STREAM ALL  OPEN  MEETINGS  AND
PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ITS WEBSITE IN REAL-TIME. THE AGENCY SHALL POST VIDEO
RECORDINGS OF ALL OPEN MEETINGS AND PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ITS WEBSITE WITH-
IN  FIVE BUSINESS DAYS OF THE MEETING OR HEARING AND SHALL MAINTAIN SUCH
RECORDINGS FOR A PERIOD OF NOT LESS THAN FIVE YEARS.
  § 2. The public authorities law is amended by  adding  a  new  section
1952-a to read as follows:
  §  1952-A. VIDEO RECORDINGS OF OPEN MEETINGS AND PUBLIC HEARINGS.  THE
AUTHORITY SHALL, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, STREAM ALL OPEN MEETINGS AND
PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ITS WEBSITE IN REAL-TIME. THE  AUTHORITY  SHALL  POST
VIDEO RECORDINGS OF ALL OPEN MEETINGS AND PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ITS WEBSITE
WITHIN  FIVE  BUSINESS DAYS OF THE MEETING OR HEARING AND SHALL MAINTAIN
SUCH RECORDINGS FOR A PERIOD OF NOT LESS THAN FIVE YEARS.
  § 3. The public authorities law is amended by  adding  a  new  section
2305 to read as follows:
  §  2305.  VIDEO  RECORDINGS OF OPEN MEETINGS AND PUBLIC HEARINGS.  THE
AUTHORITY SHALL, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, STREAM ALL OPEN MEETINGS AND
PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ITS WEBSITE IN REAL-TIME. THE  AUTHORITY  SHALL  POST
VIDEO RECORDINGS OF ALL OPEN MEETINGS AND PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ITS WEBSITE

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

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