assembly Bill A416

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to meetings and proceedings of the joint commission on public ethics

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A416 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3371
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §94, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10289, S6888
2017-2018: A1756, S5143
2021-2022: A3944, S4903

A416 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to meetings and proceedings of the joint commission on public ethics.

A416 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   416

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. PAULIN, GALEF, DINOWITZ, MOSLEY, STECK -- Multi-
  Sponsored by -- M. of A. BUCHWALD,  COOK,  THIELE  --  read  once  and
  referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive  law,  in  relation  to  meetings and
  proceedings of the joint commission on public ethics

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 19 of section 94 of the execu-
tive  law,  as amended by section 6 of part A of chapter 399 of the laws
of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (b) [Notwithstanding the provisions of article  seven  of  the  public
officers  law,  no  meeting or proceeding, including any such proceeding
contemplated under paragraph (h) or (i)  of  subdivision  nine  of  this
section,]  MEETINGS  AND  PROCEEDINGS of the commission shall be open to
the public[, except if expressly provided otherwise by the commission or
as is required by article one-A of  the  legislative  law]  PURSUANT  TO
ARTICLE SEVEN OF THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW. NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS
OF  ARTICLE  SEVEN OF THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW, COMMISSIONERS MAY PARTIC-
IPATE IN A MEETING OR PROCEEDING OF THE  COMMISSION,  INCLUDING  VOTING,
FROM  A  LOCATION NOT OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC TO CONDUCT THE BUSINESS
OF THE COMMISSION, SO LONG AS ONE OF THE LOCATIONS FROM WHICH THE  MEET-
ING  OR  PROCEEDING  IS  BEING CONDUCTED COMPLIES WITH THE PROVISIONS OF
ARTICLE SEVEN OF THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW. SUCH PARTICIPATION SHALL COUNT
TOWARDS QUORUM.  FURTHERMORE, THE COMMISSION SHALL MAINTAIN A RECORD  OF
THE  FINAL  VOTE OF EACH MEMBER IN EVERY PROCEEDING OF THE COMMISSION IN
WHICH THE MEMBER VOTES.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03716-01-9