senate Bill S5405

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to purchasing restrictions and investment of certain public funds in persons that contract to build a border wall

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to finance
Mar 24, 2017 referred to finance

S5405 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6595
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §165-b, St Fin L; add §423-d, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2019-2020: S2188, A5275
2021-2022: S3316

S5405 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to purchasing restrictions and investment of certain public funds in persons that contract to build a border wall; requires the commissioner to develop and publish, using credible information available to the public, a list of persons determined by the commissioner, that have contracted to build a border wall.

S5405 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5405 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5405

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BAILEY -- 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  purchasing
  restrictions on persons that contract to build a border wall; to amend
  the  retirement and social security law, in relation to the investment
  of certain public funds in persons that contract  to  build  a  border
  wall;  and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration
  thereof

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

  Section  1.  The  state finance law is amended by adding a new section
165-b to read as follows:
  § 165-B. PURCHASING RESTRICTIONS; PERSONS THAT  CONTRACT  TO  BUILD  A
BORDER WALL. 1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING DEFINITIONS SHALL
APPLY:
  (A)  "CONTRACTS  TO  BUILD  A  BORDER WALL" SHALL MEAN ENTERING INTO A
CONTRACT WITH THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FOR THE PURPOSES OF BUILDING A WALL
ALONG THE BORDER OF MEXICO AND THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
  (B) "PERSON" SHALL  MEAN  ANY  NATURAL  PERSON,  CORPORATION,  LIMITED
LIABILITY  COMPANY,  UNINCORPORATED  ASSOCIATION OR ANY OTHER NONGOVERN-
MENTAL ENTITY,  ORGANIZATION,  OR  GROUP,  OR  ANY  SUCCESSOR,  SUBUNIT,
PARENT, OR SUBSIDIARY OF THE SAME.
  2.  (A)  ANY  PERSON  THAT IS IDENTIFIED ON A LIST CREATED PURSUANT TO
PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS SUBDIVISION AS A PERSON THAT CONTRACTS TO BUILD  A
BORDER  WALL,  AS  DEFINED  IN  PARAGRAPH (A) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS
SECTION, SHALL NOT BE DEEMED A RESPONSIVE BIDDER OR OFFERER, PURSUANT TO
SECTION ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-THREE OF THIS ARTICLE.
  (B) NOT LATER THAN NINETY  DAYS  AFTER  THE  EFFECTIVE  DATE  OF  THIS
SECTION,  AND  THEN  ANNUALLY THEREAFTER, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL DEVELOP
AND PUBLISH, USING CREDIBLE INFORMATION AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC, A  LIST
OF PERSONS DETERMINED BY THE COMMISSIONER, THAT HAVE CONTRACTED TO BUILD

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

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