senate Bill S4001A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Provides for the appointment of a standing committee on conference to resolve differences between similar, but not identical, bills and resolutions

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 10, 2019 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 28, 2019 advanced to third reading
Mar 27, 2019 2nd report cal.
Mar 26, 2019 1st report cal.323
Mar 19, 2019 print number 4001a
Mar 19, 2019 amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
Feb 22, 2019 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Mar 26, 2019 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S4001A
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: Mar 26, 2019

aye wr (1)

Co-Sponsors

S4001 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Add §54-b, Leg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S5404
2011-2012: S381
2013-2014: S1473
2015-2016: S2666
2017-2018: S4578

S4001 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the appointment of a standing committee on conference to resolve differences between similar, but not identical bills and resolutions; also provides that such committee may refer bills and resolutions to sub-committees for disposition; further provides for appointment of a non-partisan counsel to make referrals to such standing committee on similar bills and resolutions.

S4001 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4001 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4001

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. KRUEGER, BAILEY, HOYLMAN, LIU, SERRANO, STAVISKY --
  read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
  the Committee on Investigations and Government Operations

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  legislative law, in relation to providing for a
  standing committee on conference to resolve differences between  simi-
  lar,  but  not  identical bills and resolutions passing the senate and
  assembly

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

  Section 1. The legislative law is amended by adding a new section 54-b
to read as follows:
  §  54-B.  STANDING  COMMITTEE  ON  CONFERENCE; REFERRAL TO CONFERENCE,
APPOINTMENT OF NONPARTISAN COUNSEL FOR REFERRAL. 1. BY JANUARY FIFTH  OF
EACH  YEAR, THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE AND THE SPEAKER OF THE
ASSEMBLY SHALL APPOINT A STANDING COMMITTEE ON CONFERENCE. SUCH  COMMIT-
TEE  SHALL  BE  CONSTITUTED  BY THE FILING OF A JOINT CERTIFICATE BY THE
TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE AND THE SPEAKER OF THE  ASSEMBLY  WITH
THE  SECRETARY OF THE SENATE AND CLERK OF THE ASSEMBLY AND SHALL CONSIST
OF FIVE MEMBERS OF EACH HOUSE, INCLUDING AT LEAST  TWO  MEMBERS  OF  THE
MINORITY OF EACH HOUSE. THE MEMBERS OF THE STANDING COMMITTEE ON CONFER-
ENCE  MAY  BE  CHANGED BY AN AGREEMENT OF THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE
SENATE AND THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY AT ANY TIME.
  THIS COMMITTEE SHALL BE KNOWN AS THE STANDING COMMITTEE ON  CONFERENCE
AND:
  (A)  SHALL  DELIBERATE ON ALL BILLS OR RESOLUTIONS FOR CONFERENCE THAT
ARE REFERRED TO IT FROM THE LEGISLATIVE LEADERS AS PROVIDED IN  SUBDIVI-
SION TWO OF THIS SECTION OR AS REFERRED TO IT BY THE NONPARTISAN COUNSEL
JOINTLY  APPOINTED BY THE COMMISSIONERS OF THE LEGISLATIVE BILL DRAFTING
COMMISSION AS PROVIDED IN SUBDIVISION THREE OF THIS SECTION;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06764-01-9

Co-Sponsors

S4001A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Add §54-b, Leg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S5404
2011-2012: S381
2013-2014: S1473
2015-2016: S2666
2017-2018: S4578

S4001A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for the appointment of a standing committee on conference to resolve differences between similar, but not identical bills and resolutions; also provides that such committee may refer bills and resolutions to sub-committees for disposition; further provides for appointment of a non-partisan counsel to make referrals to such standing committee on similar bills and resolutions.

S4001A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4001A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4001--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. KRUEGER, BAILEY, HOYLMAN, LIU, SERRANO, STAVISKY --
  read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
  the Committee on Investigations and Government Operations -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  legislative law, in relation to providing for a
  standing committee on conference to resolve differences between  simi-
  lar,  but  not  identical bills and resolutions passing the senate and
  assembly

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

  Section 1. The legislative law is amended by adding a new section 54-b
to read as follows:
  §  54-B.  STANDING  COMMITTEE  ON  CONFERENCE; REFERRAL TO CONFERENCE,
APPOINTMENT OF NONPARTISAN COUNSEL FOR REFERRAL. 1. BY JANUARY FIFTH  OF
EACH  YEAR, THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE AND THE SPEAKER OF THE
ASSEMBLY SHALL APPOINT A STANDING COMMITTEE ON CONFERENCE. SUCH  COMMIT-
TEE  SHALL  BE  CONSTITUTED  BY THE FILING OF A JOINT CERTIFICATE BY THE
TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE AND THE SPEAKER OF THE  ASSEMBLY  WITH
THE  SECRETARY  OF  THE  SENATE AND CLERK OF THE ASSEMBLY.  THE STANDING
COMMITTEE ON CONFERENCE SHALL BE COMPOSED  OF  MAJORITY  CONFERENCE  AND
MINORITY  CONFERENCE  MEMBERS  IN  THE  SAME PROPORTION AS THE NUMBER OF
MAJORITY CONFERENCE AND MINORITY CONFERENCE MEMBERS IN  THE  SENATE  AND
ASSEMBLY  RELATIVE  TO  THE TOTAL MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY.
FOR PURPOSES OF COMMITTEE COMPOSITION, IN THE EVENT THAT THE  PROPORTION
OF  EITHER  MAJORITY  CONFERENCE  MEMBERS  WOULD  RESULT IN A FRACTIONAL
AMOUNT, THE NUMBER OF MAJORITY CONFERENCE MEMBERS SHALL BE ROUNDED UP TO
THE NEXT WHOLE NUMBER. FURTHER, IN THE CASE OF AN EXCUSED ABSENCE OF ANY
COMMITTEE MEMBER SUCH COMMITTEE MAY DESIGNATE AN ALTERNATE MEMBER OF THE
CONFERENCE FOR MEETINGS OF SUCH COMMITTEES PROVIDED  WRITTEN  NOTICE  IS
PROVIDED  AND  ACCEPTED BY THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE AND THE

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

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