assembly Bill A1282A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relating to state government integrity

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 14, 2020 opinion referred to judiciary
Jan 17, 2020 to attorney-general for opinion
to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 10, 2020 print number 1282a
Jan 10, 2020 amend and recommit to governmental operations
Jan 08, 2020 referred to governmental operations
Feb 06, 2019 opinion referred to judiciary
Jan 15, 2019 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 14, 2019 referred to governmental operations

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A1282 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S594
Current Committee:
Assembly Judiciary
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Add Art V-A §§1 - 8, Constn
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A10651, S8309

A1282 - Summary

Relates to state government integrity including the creation of a New York state government integrity commission.

A1282 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1282

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  CARROLL, ORTIZ, D'URSO, SCHIMMINGER, STIRPE,
  M. G. MILLER,  WOERNER,   JAFFEE,   EPSTEIN,   THIELE,   SANTABARBARA,
  PHEFFER AMATO, MONTESANO, FAHY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. COOK,
  GOTTFRIED,  PAULIN  --  read  once  and  referred  to the Committee on
  Governmental Operations

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing that the constitution be amended by adding a new article  V-A;
  in relation to state government integrity

  Section  1.  Resolved (if the Senate concur), That the constitution be
amended by adding a new article V-A to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE V-A
                       STATE GOVERNMENT INTEGRITY
SEC.
 1. DECLARATIONS OF THE PEOPLE.
 2. NEW YORK STATE GOVERNMENT INTEGRITY COMMISSION.
 3. ADDITIONAL POWERS OF THE COMMISSION.
 4. FUNDING OF THE COMMISSION.
 5. STATE CODE OF ETHICS.
 6. RECOMMENDING REVISIONS OF CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTION LIMITS.
 7. TRANSPARENCY.
  SECTION 1. A. THE PEOPLE OF NEW YORK EXPECT OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES  OF
THE STATE TO OBSERVE LAWS, RULES AND REGULATIONS THAT SPECIFY HIGH STAN-
DARDS OF ETHICAL CONDUCT DESIGNED TO AVOID THE REALITY AND APPEARANCE OF
CORRUPTION,  CONFLICT OF INTEREST, SELF-DEALING AND BREACH OF THE PUBLIC
TRUST. EQUALLY THEY EXPECT THAT CANDIDATES FOR STATE OFFICE  AND  OTHERS
SEEKING  TO  INFLUENCE  STATE ELECTIONS TO OBSERVE LAWS, RULES AND REGU-
LATIONS  DESIGNED  TO  REGULATE  ACTUAL  AND  POTENTIAL  CORRUPTION  AND
CONFLICTS  OF  INTEREST BY REGULATING THE INFLUENCE OF MONEY IN POLITICS
AND MAKING TRANSPARENT THE FINANCING  AND  EXPENDITURES  OF  EFFORTS  TO
INFLUENCE  VOTERS.  TO PROTECT THE INTEGRITY AND FREEDOM FROM CORRUPTION
OF THE USE OF STATE POWER TO  ENACT  LAWS,  ESTABLISH  RULES  AND  REGU-
LATIONS,  AND CONTRACT FOR GOODS AND SERVICES FUNDED IN WHOLE OR IN PART

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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A1282A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S594
Current Committee:
Assembly Judiciary
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Add Art V-A §§1 - 8, Constn
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A10651, S8309

A1282A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to state government integrity including the creation of a New York state government integrity commission.

A1282A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1282--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  CARROLL, ORTIZ, D'URSO, SCHIMMINGER, STIRPE,
  M. G. MILLER,  WOERNER,   JAFFEE,   EPSTEIN,   THIELE,   SANTABARBARA,
  PHEFFER AMATO,  MONTESANO,  FAHY,  BUTTENSCHON,  L. ROSENTHAL,  SALKA,
  LUPARDO, McMAHON, SEAWRIGHT,  McDONALD,  FRONTUS,  GALEF,  RICHARDSON,
  STEC, TAGUE, QUART, LAWRENCE, MOSLEY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.
  BUCHWALD,  COOK, DINOWITZ, GOTTFRIED, PAULIN -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Governmental  Operations  --  recommitted  to  the
  Committee  on Governmental Operations in accordance with Assembly Rule
  3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing  that the constitution be amended by adding a new article V-A;
  in relation to state government integrity

  Section 1. Resolved (if the Senate concur), That the  constitution  be
amended by adding a new article V-A to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE V-A
                       STATE GOVERNMENT INTEGRITY
  SECTION  1. A. THE PEOPLE OF NEW YORK EXPECT OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES OF
THE STATE TO OBSERVE LAWS, RULES AND REGULATIONS THAT SPECIFY HIGH STAN-
DARDS OF ETHICAL CONDUCT DESIGNED TO AVOID THE REALITY AND APPEARANCE OF
CORRUPTION, CONFLICT OF INTEREST, SELF-DEALING AND BREACH OF THE  PUBLIC
TRUST.  EQUALLY  THEY EXPECT THAT CANDIDATES FOR STATE OFFICE AND OTHERS
SEEKING TO INFLUENCE STATE ELECTIONS TO OBSERVE LAWS,  RULES  AND  REGU-
LATIONS  DESIGNED  TO  REGULATE  ACTUAL  AND  POTENTIAL  CORRUPTION  AND
CONFLICTS OF INTEREST BY REGULATING THE INFLUENCE OF MONEY  IN  POLITICS
AND  MAKING  TRANSPARENT  THE  FINANCING  AND EXPENDITURES OF EFFORTS TO
INFLUENCE VOTERS. TO PROTECT THE INTEGRITY AND FREEDOM  FROM  CORRUPTION
OF  THE  USE  OF  STATE  POWER  TO ENACT LAWS, ESTABLISH RULES AND REGU-
LATIONS, AND CONTRACT FOR GOODS AND SERVICES FUNDED IN WHOLE OR IN  PART
WITH  STATE  TAXES  AND  OTHER  REVENUES,  THE PEOPLE OF NEW YORK EXPECT
OBSERVANCE OF LAWS, RULES AND REGULATIONS THAT REGULATE LOBBYING, LOBBY-
ISTS AND GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT. TO  ENSURE  THE  APPROPRIATE  WORKPLACE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets