|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 27, 2019||opinion referred to judiciary|
|Feb 07, 2019||to attorney-general for opinion|
|Jan 15, 2019||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S1499
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Judiciary Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1499 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Senate Judiciary
- Law Section:
- Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
- Laws Affected:
- Amd Art 3 §14, Constn
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S4146, A6777
S1499 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1499 SPONSOR: TEDISCO TITLE OF BILL: CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY proposing an amendment to section 14 of article 3 of the constitution, in relation to the procedure for voting non-recurring revenue items taxes PURPOSE: Requires that any bill which provides revenue to the state in a non-re- curring manner shall pass by a two-thirds majority in order to become law. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends section 14 of article 3 of the Constitution to provide that any bill which generates revenue to the state in a non-recurring manner must pass by the assent of two-thirds of the members elected to each branch of the legislature voting separately.
S1499 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1499 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 15, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. TEDISCO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY proposing an amendment to section 14 of article 3 of the constitution, in relation to the procedure for voting non-recurring revenue items taxes Section 1. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That the opening para- graph of section 14 of article 3 of the constitution be amended to read as follows: No bill shall be passed or become a law unless it shall have been printed and upon the desks of the members, in its final form, at least three calendar legislative days prior to its final passage, unless the governor, or the acting governor, shall have certified, under his or her hand and the seal of the state, the facts which in his or her opinion necessitate an immediate vote thereon, in which case it must neverthe- less be upon the desks of the members in final form, not necessarily printed, before its final passage; nor shall any bill, EXCEPT AS PROVIDED IN THIS SECTION, be passed or become a law, except by the assent of a majority of the members elected to each branch of the legis- lature; NOR SHALL ANY BILL WHICH PROVIDES REVENUE TO THE STATE OR ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION THEREOF IN A MANNER THAT IS NON-RECURRING, BE PASSED OR BECOME A LAW, EXCEPT BY THE ASSENT OF TWO-THIRDS OF THE MEMBERS ELECTED TO EACH BRANCH OF THE LEGISLATURE VOTING SEPARATELY; and upon the last reading of a bill, no amendment thereof shall be allowed, and the question upon its final passage shall be taken immediately ther- eafter, and the ayes and nays entered on the journal. § 2. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That the foregoing amendment be referred to the first regular legislative session convening after the next succeeding general election of members of the assembly, and, in conformity with section 1 of article 19 of the constitution, be published for 3 months previous to the time of such election. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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