senate Bill S1330A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to state contracts for landscape architecture

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A7819 - Signed by Governor


  • 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
Dec 21, 2018 signed chap.405
Dec 11, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1781
substituted for s1330a
Jun 14, 2018 substituted by a7819a
ordered to third reading cal.1781
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 26, 2018 print number 1330a
Jan 26, 2018 amend and recommit to finance
Jan 03, 2018 referred to finance
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 07, 2017 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 15, 2017 advanced to third reading
May 10, 2017 2nd report cal.
May 09, 2017 1st report cal.881
Jan 09, 2017 referred to finance

Votes

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Jun 14, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S1330A
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 9, 2017 - Finance committee Vote

S1330
37
0
committee
37
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S1330 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7819
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §136-a, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S7976, A10542

S1330 - Summary

Relates to state contracts for landscape architecture.

S1330 - Sponsor Memo

S1330 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1330

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation  to  state  contracts
  for landscape architecture

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

  Section 1. Section 136-a of the state finance law, as amended by chap-
ter 746 of the laws of 1982, subdivision 4 as amended by chapter 383  of
the laws of 1994, is amended to read as follows:
  § 136-a. Contracts for architectural, engineering, LANDSCAPE ARCHITEC-
TURE  and  surveying  services.  1.  As  used  in this section: the term
"professional firm" shall be defined as any individual or sole  proprie-
torship,  partnership,  corporation,  association  or other legal entity
permitted by law to practice the professions of architecture,  engineer-
ing, LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE or surveying.
  The term "state department" shall be defined as those state government
departments,  divisions  or  commissions empowered by the state to enter
into contractual agreements on behalf of the state of New York.
  2. It is the policy of New  York  state  to  negotiate  contracts  for
architectural  and/or  engineering services and/or LANDSCAPING ARCHITEC-
TURE AND/OR surveying services on the basis of  demonstrated  competence
and  qualification for the type of professional services required and at
fair and reasonable fees.
  3. In the procurement of architectural, engineering, LANDSCAPE  ARCHI-
TECTURE  and  surveying  services,  the requiring state department shall
encourage professional firms engaged  in  the  lawful  practice  of  the
profession  to submit an annual statement of qualifications and perform-
ance data.  The requiring state department  for  each  proposed  project
shall evaluate current statements of qualifications and performance data
on  file with the department. If desired, the requiring state department
may conduct discussions with three or more professional firms  regarding

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

Co-Sponsors

S1330A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7819
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §136-a, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S7976, A10542

S1330A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to state contracts for landscape architecture.

S1330A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1330A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1330--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 9, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. VALESKY, BONACIC -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Finance in accordance with Senate  Rule  6,
  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation  to  state  contracts
  for landscape architecture

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

  Section 1. Section 136-a of the state finance law, as amended by chap-
ter 388 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
  § 136-a. Contracts for architectural, engineering,  geological,  LAND-
SCAPE  ARCHITECTURE  and surveying services. 1. As used in this section:
the term "professional firm" shall be defined as any individual or  sole
proprietorship,  partnership,  corporation,  association  or other legal
entity permitted by law to practice  the  professions  of  architecture,
engineering, geology, LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE or surveying.
  The term "state department" shall be defined as those state government
departments,  divisions  or  commissions empowered by the state to enter
into contractual agreements on behalf of the state of New York.
  2. It is the policy of New  York  state  to  negotiate  contracts  for
architectural and/or engineering services and/or geological and/or LAND-
SCAPE  ARCHITECTURE  AND/OR  surveying  services  on the basis of demon-
strated competence  and  qualification  for  the  type  of  professional
services required and at fair and reasonable fees.
  3. In the procurement of architectural, engineering, geological, LAND-
SCAPE  ARCHITECTURE  and surveying services, the requiring state depart-
ment shall encourage professional firms engaged in the  lawful  practice
of  the  profession  to submit an annual statement of qualifications and
performance data. The  requiring  state  department  for  each  proposed
project shall evaluate current statements of qualifications and perform-

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

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