senate Bill S2883A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to grants to local governments for the reduction of paperwork

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2018 referred to ways and means
Jun 20, 2018 delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 14, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 09, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 08, 2018 1st report cal.1097
Jan 03, 2018 referred to finance
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 19, 2017 referred to ways and means
returned to assembly
repassed senate
Jun 15, 2017 amended on third reading (t) 2883a
Jun 15, 2017 vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
returned to senate
recalled from assembly
Jun 05, 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.888
Jan 18, 2017 referred to finance

Votes

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May 8, 2018 - Finance committee Vote

S2883A
36
0
committee
36
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 9, 2017 - Finance committee Vote

S2883
37
0
committee
37
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S2883 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7962
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Ad Art 7 §171, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4950, A7152
2019-2020: S359

S2883 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes competitive paperwork reduction project grants; provides that such grants may be included for calculations of government efficiency plans.

S2883 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2883 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2883

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. TEDISCO -- 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  enacting  the
  "digital  home  act" to assist municipalities with paperwork reduction
  initiatives

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known as the "digital home act".
  §  2.  Subparagraphs  (vi),  (vii),  (viii) and (ix) of paragraph o of
subdivision 10 of section 54 of the state  finance  law  are  renumbered
subparagraphs (vii), (viii), (ix) and (x) and a new subparagraph (vi) is
added to read as follows:
  (VI) PAPERWORK REDUCTION PROJECT GRANTS. (1) WITHIN THE ANNUAL AMOUNTS
APPROPRIATED  THEREFOR,  THE  SECRETARY  OF  STATE MAY AWARD COMPETITIVE
GRANTS TO MUNICIPALITIES TO COVER COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH REDUCING  PAPER-
WORK USAGE AND IMPLEMENTING DIGITAL ALTERNATIVES TO PAPER.
  (2) THE MAXIMUM PAPERWORK REDUCTION PROJECT GRANT SHALL NOT EXCEED TEN
THOUSAND DOLLARS PER MUNICIPALITY.
  (3)  LOCAL  MATCHING  FUNDS  EQUAL TO TEN PERCENT OF THE TOTAL COST OF
ACTIVITIES UNDER THE GRANT WORK PLAN APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE
SHALL BE REQUIRED.
  (4) GRANTS AWARDED TO MUNICIPALITIES PURSUANT TO THIS SUBPARAGRAPH MAY
BE INCLUDED IN CALCULATIONS TO DEMONSTRATE THREE YEAR COST  SAVINGS  AND
EFFICIENCIES  FOR  GOVERNMENT EFFICIENCY PLANS SUBMITTED TO THE DIRECTOR
OF THE BUDGET PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISIONS THREE AND FOUR OF SECTION THREE-D
OF THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL LAW.
  § 3. 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.
                                                           LBD06488-01-7

Co-Sponsors

S2883A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7962
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Ad Art 7 §171, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S4950, A7152
2019-2020: S359

S2883A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes competitive paperwork reduction project grants; provides that such grants may be included for calculations of government efficiency plans.

S2883A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2883A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2883--A
    Cal. No. 888

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  TEDISCO, BOYLE -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Finance  --
  reported  favorably  from  said committee, ordered to first and second
  report, ordered to a third reading, passed by Senate and delivered  to
  the  Assembly, recalled, vote reconsidered, restored to third reading,
  amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place  in  the  order  of
  third reading

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to grants to assist local
  governments with reducing paper

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

  Section 1. Article 7 of the executive law is amended by adding  a  new
section 171 to read as follows:
  §  171. GRANTS TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS FOR THE REDUCTION OF PAPER USE. 1.
WITHIN THE ANNUAL AMOUNTS APPROPRIATED THEREFOR, THE SECRETARY OF  STATE
MAY AWARD GRANTS ON A COMPETITIVE BASIS TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS IN ORDER TO
REDUCE  PAPER  USAGE AND TO IMPLEMENT DIGITAL ALTERNATIVES TO PAPER. THE
SECRETARY OF STATE SHALL  BY  REGULATION  ESTABLISH  CRITERIA  FOR  SUCH
COMPETITIVE GRANTS, WHICH SHALL AT A MINIMUM:
  (A)  PROVIDE  THAT THE MAXIMUM GRANT AMOUNT SHALL NOT EXCEED TEN THOU-
SAND DOLLARS PER LOCAL GOVERNMENT;
  (B) REQUIRE LOCAL MATCHING FUNDS EQUAL TO TWENTY-FIVE PERCENT  OF  THE
TOTAL AMOUNT OF SUCH GRANT; AND
  (C)  ESTABLISH  AN APPLICATION, EVALUATION, AND AWARD PROCESS FOR SUCH
GRANT PROGRAM, WHICH SHALL BE COMPETITIVE AND PUBLICLY AVAILABLE.
  2. GRANTS AWARDED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION MAY BE
INCLUDED IN CALCULATIONS TO DEMONSTRATE  THREE  YEAR  COST  SAVINGS  AND
EFFICIENCIES  FOR  GOVERNMENT EFFICIENCY PLANS SUBMITTED TO THE DIRECTOR
OF THE BUDGET PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISIONS THREE AND FOUR OF SECTION THREE-D
OF THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL LAW.

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

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