senate Bill S3362

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Enacts online revenues and expenditures transparency act

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee


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Mar 26, 2019 reported and committed to finance
Feb 06, 2019 referred to budget and revenue

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Mar 26, 2019 - committee Vote

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Committee Vote: Mar 26, 2019

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S3362 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §184, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S2853
2013-2014: S1773
2015-2016: S2664
2017-2018: S5018

S3362 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the online revenues and expenditures transparency act to provide for the development of a single, searchable budget database website accessible to the public, at no cost.

S3362 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3362 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3362

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 6, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. KRUEGER, LIU, MONTGOMERY, SERRANO -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Budget and Revenue

AN  ACT  to  amend the executive law, in relation to enacting the online
  revenues and expenditures transparency act

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

  Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 184 to
read as follows:
  §  184.  ONLINE  REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES TRANSPARENCY ACT. 1.  DEFI-
NITIONS. AS USED IN THIS SECTION:
  (A) "SEARCHABLE BUDGET DATABASE WEBSITE" SHALL  MEAN  A  WEBSITE  THAT
ALLOWS  THE  PUBLIC  AT NO COST TO SEARCH FOR, OBTAIN, AND AGGREGATE THE
INFORMATION IDENTIFIED IN THIS SECTION.
  (B) "ENTITY" AND/OR "RECIPIENT" SHALL MEAN  ANY  CORPORATION,  ASSOCI-
ATION,  LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY, LIMITED LIABILITY PARTNERSHIP, OR ANY
OTHER LEGAL BUSINESS ENTITY.  IT  SHALL  ALSO  INCLUDE  ANY  GRANTEE  OR
SUBGRANTEE,  CONTRACTOR  OR  SUBCONTRACTOR,  COUNTY, CITY OR OTHER LOCAL
GOVERNMENT ENTITY. IT SHALL NOT  INCLUDE  ANY  INDIVIDUAL  RECIPIENT  OF
STATE ASSISTANCE.
  (C)  "AGENCY"  SHALL MEAN ANY STATE DEPARTMENT, OFFICE, BOARD, COMMIS-
SION, BUREAU, DIVISION, INSTITUTION, OR INSTITUTION OF HIGHER EDUCATION.
"AGENCY" SPECIFICALLY INCLUDES ANY AUTHORITY CREATED BY AN  ACT  OF  THE
STATE  LEGISLATURE,  INCLUDING THOSE AUTHORITIES NOT RECEIVING STATE TAX
REVENUE. THIS INCLUDES INDIVIDUAL STATE AGENCIES AND PROGRAMS,  AS  WELL
AS  THOSE  PROGRAMS  AND  ACTIVITIES  THAT  CROSS AGENCY LINES, AND ALSO
INCLUDES ALL ELECTIVE OFFICES IN THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH OF GOVERNMENT  AND
THE LEGISLATURE.
  (D)  "FUNDING  SOURCE"  SHALL  MEAN  THE  STATE ACCOUNT FROM WHICH THE
EXPENDITURE IS APPROPRIATED.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08616-01-9

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