|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to finance|
|Jan 31, 2019||referred to finance|
senate Bill S2981
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2981 (ACTIVE) - Details
S2981 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2981 SPONSOR: FUNKE TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state finance law and the executive law, in relation to enacting the "American made flag act" PURPOSE: To ensure that all American flags purchased for use by the State of New York are manufactured in the United States of America. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one titles the bill the "American made flag act." Section two amends section 165 of the state finance law to require that all American flags purchased for display in State buildings are 100% made in the United States of America.
S2981 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2981 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 31, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. FUNKE, AKSHAR, GALLIVAN, HELMING, RITCHIE, ROBACH, SEWARD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the state finance law and the executive law, in relation to enacting the "American made flag 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 "American made flag act". § 2. Section 165 of the state finance law is amended by adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows: 9. FLAGS. ONLY FLAGS, REGARDLESS OF SIZE, THAT ARE ONE HUNDRED PERCENT MANUFACTURED IN THE UNITED STATES, FROM ARTICLES, MATERIALS, OR SUPPLIES, ONE HUNDRED PERCENT OF WHICH ARE GROWN, PRODUCED OR MANUFAC- TURED IN THE UNITED STATES, MAY BE PURCHASED FOR USE BY THE STATE GOVERNMENT. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, THE TERM "FLAG" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS PROVIDED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION FOUR HUNDRED ONE OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW. § 3. Section 403 of the executive law is amended by adding a new subdivision 22 to read as follows: 22. ALL FLAGS PURCHASED AND DISPLAYED AT ANY PUBLIC BUILDING SHALL BE MADE IN THE UNITED STATES FROM AMERICAN MATERIALS, AS PROVIDED IN SUBDI- VISION NINE OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-FIVE OF THE STATE FINANCE LAW. § 4. This act shall take effect on the one hundred eightieth day after it shall have become a law. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07169-01-9
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