senate Bill S1625

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts the integrity in government act

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 27, 2020 advanced to third reading
Feb 26, 2020 2nd report cal.
Feb 25, 2020 1st report cal.463
Feb 11, 2020 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2020 referred to investigations and government operations
Jun 20, 2019 committed to rules
Jun 03, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 30, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 29, 2019 1st report cal.961
Jan 15, 2019 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Feb 25, 2020 - Finance committee Vote

S1625
14
3
committee
14
Aye
3
Nay
5
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 11, 2020 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S1625
5
0
committee
5
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: Feb 11, 2020

aye wr (2)

May 29, 2019 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S1625
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: May 29, 2019

aye wr (1)

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S1625 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§89, 107 & 87, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S5612
2017-2018: S1941, S7245

S1625 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the integrity in government act; expands the powers and duties of the committee on open government.

S1625 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1625 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1625

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 15, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SKOUFIS -- 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  enacting  the
  integrity in government act

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the  "integrity
in government act".
  §  2. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 89 of the public offi-
cers law, as amended by chapter 33 of the laws of 1984, is  amended  and
six  new paragraphs (c), (d), (e), (f), (g) and (h) are added to read as
follows:
  (a) The committee on open government is continued and shall consist of
the lieutenant governor or the delegate of such officer,  the  secretary
of  state  or  the  delegate  of such officer, whose office shall act as
secretariat for the committee, the commissioner of the office of general
services or the delegate of such officer, the director of the budget  or
the  delegate  of  such  officer,  and seven other persons, none of whom
shall hold any other state or local public office except  the  represen-
tative  of  local  governments  as  set forth herein, to be appointed as
follows: five by the governor, at least two of whom  are  or  have  been
representatives of the news media, one of whom shall be a representative
of  local  government  who,  at the time of appointment, is serving as a
duly elected officer of a local government, one by the temporary  presi-
dent  of the senate, and one by the speaker of the assembly. The persons
appointed by the temporary president of the senate and  the  speaker  of
the  assembly shall be appointed to serve, respectively, until the expi-
ration of the terms of office of the temporary president and the speaker
to which the temporary president and  speaker  were  elected.  The  four
persons presently serving by appointment of the governor for fixed terms

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

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