assembly Bill A10104

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Prohibits certain persons from receiving compensation for legal fees, consulting, or other work performed for an industrial development agency or an economic assistance corporation

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Mar 12, 2020 referred to governmental operations

A10104 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7555
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §73, Pub Off L; amd §2825, Pub Auth L; amd §801, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A3738, S1543

A10104 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits elected officials and persons in a leadership position of a party committee from receiving compensation for legal fees, consulting, or other work performed for an industrial development agency, an economic assistance corporation or state or local authority.

A10104 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  10104

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 12, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. SOLAGES -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the public officers law, the public authorities law  and
  the  general municipal law, in relation to prohibiting certain persons
  from receiving compensation for legal fees, consulting, or other  work
  performed for an industrial development agency, an economic assistance
  corporation, or from a state or local authority

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 18 of section 73 of the public officers law, as
amended by section 5 of part CC of chapter 56 of the laws  of  2015,  is
amended to read as follows:
  18.   NO STATEWIDE ELECTED OFFICIAL, STATE OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE, MEMBER
OF THE LEGISLATURE, LEGISLATIVE EMPLOYEE OR POLITICAL PARTY CHAIRMAN  AS
DEFINED IN THIS SECTION AND SECTION SEVENTY-THREE-A OF THIS ARTICLE WHO:
(I)  OWNS  OR  CONTROLS DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY TEN PER CENTUM OR MORE OF
STOCK IN A CORPORATION OR LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY;  OR  (II)  OWNS  OR
CONTROLS  TEN  PER CENTUM OR MORE OF THE CAPITAL, PROFITS, OR BENEFICIAL
INTEREST IN A PARTNERSHIP OR FIRM, SHALL RECEIVE COMPENSATION FOR  LEGAL
FEES,  CONSULTING,  OR  ANY  OTHER CONTRACTUAL EXPENDITURE FOR SERVICES,
WHETHER ACTUALLY PERFORMED OR NOT, FROM A STATE OR  LOCAL  AUTHORITY  AS
DEFINED IN SECTION TWO OF THE PUBLIC AUTHORITIES LAW.
  19.  In  addition  to  any penalty contained in any other provision of
law, any person who knowingly and intentionally violates the  provisions
of subdivisions two through five, seven, seven-a, eight, twelve or four-
teen  through [seventeen] EIGHTEEN of this section shall be subject to a
civil penalty in an amount not to exceed forty thousand dollars and  the
value  of  any gift, compensation or benefit received in connection with
such violation. Assessment of a civil penalty hereunder shall be made by
the state oversight body with jurisdiction over  such  person.  A  state
oversight  body  acting  pursuant to its jurisdiction, may, in lieu of a
civil penalty, with respect to a violation of subdivisions  two  through
five,  seven  or  eight  of  this section, refer a violation of any such

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