senate Bill S2432A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires public disclosure of certain state agency materials, and authorizes the office of information technology services to publish a technical standards manual for the publishing of records

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Investigations And Government Operations Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 04, 2020 print number 2432a
Feb 04, 2020 amend (t) and recommit to investigations and government operations
Jan 08, 2020 referred to investigations and government operations
Jan 24, 2019 referred to investigations and government operations

S2432 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§86 & 87, add §87-a, Pub Off L; amd §103, St Tech L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S7764
2011-2012: S3845
2013-2014: S1022
2015-2016: S950
2017-2018: S3507

S2432 - Summary

Requires public disclosure of certain state agency materials, and authorizes the office for technology to publish a technical standards manual for the publishing of records on the internet by state agencies.

S2432 - Sponsor Memo

S2432 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2432

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SERRANO -- 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 requiring public
  disclosure of certain state agency materials; and to amend  the  state
  technology  law,  in relation to authorizing the office for technology
  to publish a technical standards manual for the publishing of  records
  on the internet by state agencies

  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 as and may be cited as  the  "Open
New York Act".
  §  2.  Section 86 of the public officers law is amended by adding four
new subdivisions 6, 7, 8 and 9 to read as follows:
  6. "CONSENSUS" MEANS GENERAL AGREEMENT, BUT NOT NECESSARILY UNANIMITY,
AND INCLUDES A PROCESS FOR ATTEMPTING TO RESOLVE  OBJECTIONS  BY  INTER-
ESTED PARTIES, AS LONG AS ALL COMMENTS HAVE BEEN FAIRLY CONSIDERED.
  7.  "TECHNICAL  STANDARD"  MEANS  (A)  THE  COMMON AND REPEATED USE OF
RULES, CONDITIONS, GUIDELINES OR CHARACTERISTICS FOR PRODUCTS OR RELATED
PROCESSES AND PRODUCTION METHODS, AND RELATED MANAGEMENT  SYSTEMS  PRAC-
TICES  AND  (B)  THE  DEFINITION OF TERMS; CLASSIFICATION OF COMPONENTS,
DELINEATION OF  PROCEDURES;  SPECIFICATIONS  OF  DIMENSIONS,  MATERIALS,
PERFORMANCE,  DESIGNS OR OPERATIONS; MEASUREMENT OF QUALITY AND QUANTITY
IN DESCRIBING MATERIALS, PROCESSES, PRODUCTS, SYSTEMS, SERVICES OR PRAC-
TICES; TEST METHODS AND SAMPLING PROCEDURES; OR DESCRIPTIONS OF FIT  AND
MEASUREMENTS OF SIZE OR STRENGTH.
  8.  "VOLUNTARY  CONSENSUS  STANDARDS"  MEANS  STANDARDS  DEVELOPED  OR
ADOPTED BY VOLUNTARY  CONSENSUS  STANDARDS  BODIES,  BOTH  DOMESTIC  AND
INTERNATIONAL.  THESE STANDARDS INCLUDE PROVISIONS REQUIRING THAT OWNERS
OF RELEVANT INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AGREE TO MAKE SUCH INTELLECTUAL  PROP-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03618-01-9

S2432A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Investigations And Government Operations
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§86 & 87, add §87-a, Pub Off L; amd §103, St Tech L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S7764
2011-2012: S3845
2013-2014: S1022
2015-2016: S950
2017-2018: S3507

S2432A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires public disclosure of certain state agency materials, and authorizes the office for technology to publish a technical standards manual for the publishing of records on the internet by state agencies.

S2432A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2432A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2432--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. SERRANO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
  ment Operations -- recommitted to the Committee on Investigations  and
  Government  Operations  in  accordance  with  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to requiring public
  disclosure  of  certain state agency materials; and to amend the state
  technology law, in relation to authorizing the office  of  information
  technology  services  to  publish a technical standards manual for the
  publishing of records on the internet by state agencies

  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 as and may be cited as the "Open
New York Act".
  § 2. Section 86 of the public officers law is amended by  adding  four
new subdivisions 6, 7, 8 and 9 to read as follows:
  6. "CONSENSUS" MEANS GENERAL AGREEMENT, BUT NOT NECESSARILY UNANIMITY,
AND  INCLUDES  A  PROCESS FOR ATTEMPTING TO RESOLVE OBJECTIONS BY INTER-
ESTED PARTIES, AS LONG AS ALL COMMENTS HAVE BEEN FAIRLY CONSIDERED.
  7. "TECHNICAL STANDARD" MEANS (A)  THE  COMMON  AND  REPEATED  USE  OF
RULES, CONDITIONS, GUIDELINES OR CHARACTERISTICS FOR PRODUCTS OR RELATED
PROCESSES  AND  PRODUCTION METHODS, AND RELATED MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS PRAC-
TICES AND (B) THE DEFINITION OF  TERMS;  CLASSIFICATION  OF  COMPONENTS,
DELINEATION  OF  PROCEDURES;  SPECIFICATIONS  OF  DIMENSIONS, MATERIALS,
PERFORMANCE, DESIGNS OR OPERATIONS; MEASUREMENT OF QUALITY AND  QUANTITY
IN DESCRIBING MATERIALS, PROCESSES, PRODUCTS, SYSTEMS, SERVICES OR PRAC-
TICES;  TEST METHODS AND SAMPLING PROCEDURES; OR DESCRIPTIONS OF FIT AND
MEASUREMENTS OF SIZE OR STRENGTH.
  8.  "VOLUNTARY  CONSENSUS  STANDARDS"  MEANS  STANDARDS  DEVELOPED  OR
ADOPTED  BY  VOLUNTARY  CONSENSUS  STANDARDS  BODIES,  BOTH DOMESTIC AND

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

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