Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 07, 2018||
opinion referred to judiciary
|May 11, 2018||
to attorney-general for opinion
|May 10, 2018||
referred to governmental operations
Assembly Bill A10651
2017-2018 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
Albert A. Stirpe
2017-A10651 (ACTIVE) - Details
2017-A10651 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 10651 I N A S S E M B L Y May 10, 2018 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. CARROLL -- read once and referred to the Commit- tee on Governmental Operations CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY proposing that the constitution be amended by adding a new article V-A; in relation to state government integrity Section 1. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That the constitution be amended by adding a new article V-A to read as follows: ARTICLE V-A STATE GOVERNMENT INTEGRITY SEC. 1. DECLARATIONS OF THE PEOPLE. 2. NEW YORK STATE GOVERNMENT INTEGRITY COMMISSION. 3. ADDITIONAL POWERS OF THE COMMISSION. 4. FUNDING OF THE COMMISSION. 5. STATE CODE OF ETHICS. 6. RECOMMENDING REVISIONS OF CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTION LIMITS. 7. TRANSPARENCY. SECTION 1. A. THE PEOPLE OF NEW YORK EXPECT OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES OF THE STATE TO OBSERVE LAWS, RULES AND REGULATIONS THAT SPECIFY HIGH STAN- DARDS OF ETHICAL CONDUCT DESIGNED TO AVOID THE REALITY AND APPEARANCE OF CORRUPTION, CONFLICT OF INTEREST, SELF-DEALING AND BREACH OF THE PUBLIC TRUST. EQUALLY THEY EXPECT THAT CANDIDATES FOR STATE OFFICE AND OTHERS SEEKING TO INFLUENCE STATE ELECTIONS TO OBSERVE LAWS, RULES AND REGU- LATIONS DESIGNED TO REGULATE ACTUAL AND POTENTIAL CORRUPTION AND CONFLICTS OF INTEREST BY REGULATING THE INFLUENCE OF MONEY IN POLITICS AND MAKING TRANSPARENT THE FINANCING AND EXPENDITURES OF EFFORTS TO INFLUENCE VOTERS. TO PROTECT THE INTEGRITY AND FREEDOM FROM CORRUPTION OF THE USE OF STATE POWER TO ENACT LAWS, ESTABLISH RULES AND REGU- LATIONS, AND CONTRACT FOR GOODS AND SERVICES FUNDED IN WHOLE OR IN PART WITH STATE TAXES AND OTHER REVENUES, THE PEOPLE OF NEW YORK EXPECT OBSERVANCE OF LAWS, RULES AND REGULATIONS THAT REGULATE LOBBYING, LOBBY- ISTS AND GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT. TO ENSURE THE APPROPRIATE WORKPLACE CONDUCT OF STATE OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES AND THOSE WHO INTERACT WITH SUCH OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES WHILE DEALING WITH THE STATE AND ITS INSTRUMEN- TALITIES, THE PEOPLE OF NEW YORK EXPECT THAT ALL SUCH PERSONS WILL OBSERVE LAWS, RULES AND REGULATIONS SETTING STANDARDS OF APPROPRIATE AND
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