senate Bill S6325

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the term "reportable business relationship" as it relates to certain employees of the state university of New York and the city university of New York

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Ethics And Internal Governance Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2020 referred to ethics and internal governance
Jun 05, 2019 referred to rules

S6325 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8267
Current Committee:
Senate Ethics And Internal Governance
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1-c, Leg L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S202, A5321

S6325 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the term "reportable business relationship" as it relates to certain employees of the state university of New York and the city university of New York.

S6325 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6325 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6325

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 5, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the legislative law, in relation to the term "reportable
  business relationship" as it relates to certain employees of the state
  university of New York and the city university of New York

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision (w) of section 1-c of the legislative law, as
added by section 8 of part A of chapter 399 of  the  laws  of  2011,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (w) The term "reportable business relationship" shall mean a relation-
ship  in  which  compensation  is paid by a lobbyist or by a client of a
lobbyist, in exchange for any goods, services or anything of value,  the
total  value  of which is in excess of one thousand dollars annually, to
be performed or provided by or intended to be performed or  provided  by
(i)  any  statewide  elected  official,  state  officer, state employee,
member of the legislature or legislative employee, or (ii) any entity in
which the lobbyist or the client of a lobbyist knows or  has  reason  to
know  the  statewide  elected  official,  state officer, state employee,
member of the legislature or legislative employee is a proprietor, part-
ner, director, officer or manager, or owns or controls  ten  percent  or
more of the stock of such entity (or one percent in the case of a corpo-
ration  whose  stock  is  regularly  traded on an established securities
exchange). PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT  SUCH  TERM  SHALL  NOT  INCLUDE  ANY
RELATIONSHIP  BETWEEN AN INDIVIDUAL AND A COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY, AS SUCH
TERMS ARE DEFINED IN SECTION TWO OF THE EDUCATION LAW, WHEN  SUCH  INDI-
VIDUAL'S  ONLY  STATE  EMPLOYMENT IS THROUGH THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW
YORK OR THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK AS A PROFESSOR, ADJUNCT  PROFES-
SOR,  LECTURER, INSTRUCTOR, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, OR
SIMILAR TEACHING ROLE AND IS EMPLOYED IN A SIMILAR ROLE AT  THE  COLLEGE
OR UNIVERSITY.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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