|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 22, 2019||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S4753
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Investigations And Government Operations Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4753 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4753 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4753 SPONSOR: PARKER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public officers law, in relation to the definition of a "public body" PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill will require that entities with two or more members created by executive order of the governor are subject to the Open Meetings Law. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill amends subdivision two of section 102 of the public officers law to require that entities consisting of two or more members created by executive order of the Governor are included in the definition of a "public body" and therefore subject to the provisions of the Open Meetings Law. Section two of the bill provides the effective date.
S4753 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4753 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 22, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern- ment Operations AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to the definition of a "public body" THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 102 of the public officers law, as amended by chapter 704 of the laws of 1979 and such section as renum- bered by chapter 652 of the laws of 1983, is amended to read as follows: 2. "Public body" means any entity, for which a quorum is required in order to conduct public business and which consists of two or more members, performing a governmental function for the state or for an agency or department thereof, or for a public corporation as defined in section sixty-six of the general construction law, or committee or subcommittee or other similar body of such public body, AND ANY ENTITY CONSISTING OF TWO OR MORE MEMBERS CREATED BY EXECUTIVE ORDER OF THE GOVERNOR. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10608-01-9
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