senate Bill S6686

Vetoed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to damages to contracts occasioned by delay

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2018 vetoed memo.355
Dec 18, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.953
substituted for a7945a
Jun 14, 2018 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 14, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 09, 2018 2nd report cal.
May 08, 2018 1st report cal.1105
Jan 03, 2018 referred to finance
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 20, 2017 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2085
Jun 13, 2017 referred to rules

Votes

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May 8, 2018 - Finance committee Vote

S6686
36
0
committee
36
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 20, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S6686
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S6686 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7945
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §138-b, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A7255
2011-2012: A4699
2013-2014: A2224
2015-2016: A6151
2019-2020: S4097, A2040

S6686 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to damages to contracts occasioned by delay.

S6686 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6686 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6686

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 13, 2017
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the  state  finance  law,  in  relation  to  damages  to
  contracts occasioned by delay

  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
138-b to read as follows:
  § 138-B. DAMAGES OCCASIONED BY DELAY.  1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION
THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A)  "PUBLIC  ENTITY"  SHALL MEAN ANY STATE AGENCY, DEPARTMENT, BOARD,
BUREAU,  MUNICIPAL  CORPORATION,  PUBLIC  BENEFIT  CORPORATION,   PUBLIC
AUTHORITY  OR  ANY  OTHER STATE ENTITY, ANY SCHOOL DISTRICT OR ANY OTHER
SPECIAL DISTRICT, OR ANY INSTRUMENTALITY OF THE  STATE  OR  A  POLITICAL
SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE.
  (B) "CONTRACT" SHALL MEAN ANY AGREEMENT AWARDED BY A PUBLIC ENTITY FOR
THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, RECONSTRUCTION, DEMOLITION, ALTERATION, REPAIR
OR IMPROVEMENT OF ANY PUBLIC WORKS.
  (C)  "DELAY"  SHALL  MEAN ANY DELAY, DISRUPTION, INTERFERENCE, INEFFI-
CIENCIES, IMPEDANCE, HINDRANCE OR ACCELERATION IN THE PERFORMANCE OF THE
CONTRACT WHICH CAUSES DAMAGES TO BE INCURRED BY  A  CONTRACTOR,  SUBCON-
TRACTOR OR MATERIALMAN TO A CONTRACT AND WHICH IS A DIRECT RESULT OF THE
ACT  OR  OMISSION  OF THE PUBLIC ENTITY FOR WHOM THE CONTRACTOR, SUBCON-
TRACTOR OR MATERIALMAN IS PROVIDING SERVICES  AS  PROVIDED  FOR  IN  THE
CONTRACT.
  (D) "CLAIM" SHALL MEAN A REQUEST FOR ADDITIONAL COSTS FROM THE FOLLOW-
ING  CAUSES  LISTED  IN  THIS  SUBDIVISION  ATTRIBUTABLE TO DELAY IN THE
PERFORMANCE OF A CONTRACT, OCCASIONED BY ANY ACT OR OMISSION TO  ACT  BY
THE  PUBLIC  ENTITY WITH WHOM A CONTRACTOR, SUBCONTRACTOR OR MATERIALMAN
HAS CONTRACTED WITH, BUT SHALL NOT INCLUDE DELAY FROM ANY  OTHER  CAUSE,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05191-05-7

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