senate Bill S3371

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to meetings and proceedings of the joint commission on public ethics

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee


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Feb 06, 2019 referred to finance

S3371 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A416
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §94, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6888, A10289
2017-2018: S5143, A1756

S3371 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to meetings and proceedings of the joint commission on public ethics.

S3371 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3371 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3371

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 6, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT  to  amend  the  executive  law,  in  relation  to  meetings  and
  proceedings of the joint commission on public ethics

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 19 of section 94 of the execu-
tive law, as amended by section 6 of part A of chapter 399 of  the  laws
of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  (b)  [Notwithstanding  the  provisions  of article seven of the public
officers law, no meeting or proceeding, including  any  such  proceeding
contemplated  under  paragraph  (h)  or  (i) of subdivision nine of this
section,] MEETINGS AND PROCEEDINGS of the commission shall  be  open  to
the public[, except if expressly provided otherwise by the commission or
as  is  required  by  article  one-A of the legislative law] PURSUANT TO
ARTICLE SEVEN OF THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW. NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS
OF ARTICLE SEVEN OF THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW, COMMISSIONERS  MAY  PARTIC-
IPATE  IN  A  MEETING OR PROCEEDING OF THE COMMISSION, INCLUDING VOTING,
FROM A LOCATION NOT OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC TO CONDUCT  THE  BUSINESS
OF  THE COMMISSION, SO LONG AS ONE OF THE LOCATIONS FROM WHICH THE MEET-
ING OR PROCEEDING IS BEING CONDUCTED COMPLIES  WITH  THE  PROVISIONS  OF
ARTICLE SEVEN OF THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW. SUCH PARTICIPATION SHALL COUNT
TOWARDS  QUORUM.  FURTHERMORE, THE COMMISSION SHALL MAINTAIN A RECORD OF
THE FINAL VOTE OF EACH MEMBER IN EVERY PROCEEDING OF THE  COMMISSION  IN
WHICH THE MEMBER VOTES.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03716-01-9

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