assembly Bill A2399

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to expanding the definition of agency

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to governmental operations
Jan 22, 2019 referred to governmental operations

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A2399 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5263
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §86, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A5854, S4775

A2399 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to expanding the definition of agency; includes entities created by an agency or that are governed by a board of directors or similar body a majority of which is designated by one or more state or local government officials in the definition of agency under the public officers law.

A2399 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2399

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. SCHIMMINGER, ABINANTI, GOTTFRIED, GALEF, ENGLE-
  BRIGHT, SIMON, COLTON, CAHILL -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A.  COOK,
  HYNDMAN,  ORTIZ,  THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee on
  Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation  to  expanding  the
  definition of agency

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 86 of the public officers law,  as
added by chapter 933 of the laws of 1977, is amended to read as follows:
  3.  "Agency"  means  any state or municipal department, board, bureau,
division, commission, committee, public authority,  public  corporation,
council,  office  or other governmental entity performing a governmental
or proprietary function for the state or any one or more  municipalities
thereof,  AS WELL AS ENTITIES CREATED BY AN AGENCY AND THAT ARE GOVERNED
BY A BOARD OF DIRECTORS OR SIMILAR BODY A MAJORITY OF  WHICH  IS  DESIG-
NATED  BY  ONE  OR  MORE STATE OR LOCAL GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS, except the
judiciary or the state legislature.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03936-01-9