assembly Bill A5854A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to expanding the definition of agency

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 06, 2018 held for consideration in governmental operations
Jan 03, 2018 referred to governmental operations
May 08, 2017 print number 5854a
May 08, 2017 amend and recommit to governmental operations
Feb 16, 2017 referred to governmental operations

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A5854 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4775
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §86, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A2399, S5263

A5854 - Summary

Relates to expanding the definition of agency; includes entities created by an agency or that are governed by a board of directors or similar body a majority of which is designated by one or more state or local government officials in the definition of agency under the public officers law.

A5854 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5854

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. SCHIMMINGER, ABINANTI, KEARNS, GOTTFRIED, GALEF,
  ENGLEBRIGHT, SIMON, SEPULVEDA, COLTON -- Multi-Sponsored by --  M.  of
  A.  COOK,  HYNDMAN,  JENNE,  MAGEE,  ORTIZ,  THIELE  --  read once and
  referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation  to  expanding  the
  definition of agency

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 86 of the public officers law,  as
added by chapter 933 of the laws of 1977, is amended to read as follows:
  3.  "Agency"  means  any state or municipal department, board, bureau,
division, commission, committee, public authority,  public  corporation,
council,  office  or other governmental entity performing a governmental
or proprietary function for the state or any one or more  municipalities
thereof,  AS  WELL AS ENTITIES CREATED BY AN AGENCY OR THAT ARE GOVERNED
BY A BOARD OF DIRECTORS OR SIMILAR BODY A MAJORITY OF  WHICH  IS  DESIG-
NATED  BY  ONE  OR  MORE STATE OR LOCAL GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS, except the
judiciary or the state legislature.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09073-01-7

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A5854A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4775
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §86, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A2399, S5263

A5854A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to expanding the definition of agency; includes entities created by an agency or that are governed by a board of directors or similar body a majority of which is designated by one or more state or local government officials in the definition of agency under the public officers law.

A5854A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5854--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. SCHIMMINGER, ABINANTI, KEARNS, GOTTFRIED, GALEF,
  ENGLEBRIGHT, SIMON, SEPULVEDA, COLTON, CAHILL -- Multi-Sponsored by --
  M. of A. COOK, HYNDMAN, JENNE, MAGEE, ORTIZ, THIELE -- read  once  and
  referred  to  the  Committee  on  Governmental Operations -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation  to  expanding  the
  definition of agency

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 86 of the public officers law,  as
added by chapter 933 of the laws of 1977, is amended to read as follows:
  3.  "Agency"  means  any state or municipal department, board, bureau,
division, commission, committee, public authority,  public  corporation,
council,  office  or other governmental entity performing a governmental
or proprietary function for the state or any one or more  municipalities
thereof,  AS WELL AS ENTITIES CREATED BY AN AGENCY AND THAT ARE GOVERNED
BY A BOARD OF DIRECTORS OR SIMILAR BODY A MAJORITY OF  WHICH  IS  DESIG-
NATED  BY  ONE  OR  MORE STATE OR LOCAL GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS, except the
judiciary or the state legislature.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09073-02-7