senate Bill S6660

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires state contractors to submit a statement on preventing human trafficking

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to finance
Aug 21, 2019 referred to rules

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S6660 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8061
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §139-d-1, amd §163, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A8403
2017-2018: S5486, A6380
2021-2022: S1216, S8080

S6660 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires state contractors to submit a statement on preventing human trafficking in bids to the state and maintain a written policy for preventing human trafficking within its operations, business dealings, and supply chain and provide to the state a copy of such policy when submitting such statement.

S6660 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6660 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6660
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              August 21, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. BENJAMIN -- 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  requiring  state
   contractors submit a statement on human trafficking
 
   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
 139-d-1 to read as follows:
   §  139-D-1.  STATEMENT  ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN BIDS TO THE STATE.  1.
 (A) EVERY BID HEREAFTER MADE TO THE  STATE  OR  ANY  PUBLIC  DEPARTMENT,
 AGENCY  OR  OFFICIAL  THEREOF,  WHERE COMPETITIVE BIDDING IS REQUIRED BY
 STATUTE, RULE OR REGULATION, FOR WORK OR SERVICES  PERFORMED  OR  TO  BE
 PERFORMED  OR  GOODS  SOLD  OR  TO  BE SOLD, SHALL CONTAIN THE FOLLOWING
 STATEMENT SUBSCRIBED BY THE BIDDER AND AFFIRMED BY SUCH BIDDER  AS  TRUE
 UNDER THE PENALTIES OF PERJURY:
   "BY  SUBMISSION  OF  THIS  BID, EACH BIDDER AND EACH PERSON SIGNING ON
 BEHALF OF ANY BIDDER CERTIFIES, AND IN THE CASE  OF  A  JOINT  BID  EACH
 PARTY  THERETO  CERTIFIES  AS  TO ITS OWN ORGANIZATION, UNDER PENALTY OF
 PERJURY, THAT TO THE BEST OF HIS OR HER KNOWLEDGE AND BELIEF, THE GOODS,
 WORK OR SERVICES TO  BE  SUPPLIED  OR  PERFORMED  WILL  BE  SUPPLIED  OR
 PERFORMED WITHOUT DOING BUSINESS WITH ANY ORGANIZATION, PERSON, OR ENTI-
 TY THAT IS ENGAGING IN HUMAN TRAFFICKING."
   (B)  IN  ADDITION  TO  THE STATEMENT REQUIRED BY PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS
 SUBDIVISION, ANY BIDDER THAT MAINTAINS A WRITTEN POLICY  FOR  PREVENTING
 HUMAN  TRAFFICKING  WITHIN ITS OPERATIONS, BUSINESS DEALINGS, AND SUPPLY
 CHAIN SHALL SUBMIT TO THE STATE OR  ANY  PUBLIC  DEPARTMENT,  AGENCY  OR
 OFFICIAL  THEREOF  SOLICITING  SUCH BID SUCH CURRENT WRITTEN POLICY WHEN
 SUBMITTING SUCH STATEMENT.
   2. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, THE STATEMENT ON  HUMAN  TRAFFICKING
 OR  WRITTEN POLICY FOR PREVENTING HUMAN TRAFFICKING REQUIRED PURSUANT TO
 SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS  SECTION  MAY  BE  SUBMITTED  ELECTRONICALLY  IN
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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