|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to finance|
|Aug 21, 2019||referred to rules|
senate Bill S6660
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
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S6660 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6660 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires state contractors to submit a statement on preventing human trafficking in bids to the state and maintain a written policy for preventing human trafficking within its operations, business dealings, and supply chain and provide to the state a copy of such policy when submitting such statement.
S6660 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6660 SPONSOR: BENJAMIN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state finance law, in relation to requiring state contractors submit a statement on human trafficking PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to require all parties submitting bids for competitively bid state procurement contracts to affirm under penalty of perjury that the goods, work or services will be supplied or performed without doing business with any organization, person or entity engaging in human trafficking and to submit their written anti-human trafficking policy, if any. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the State Finance Law by adding a new § 139-d-1 mandat- ing affirmation from parties submitting bids for competitively bid procurements, that it will not transact business with any organization, person or entity engaging in human trafficking. Bids, will not be
S6660 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6660 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E August 21, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BENJAMIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to requiring state contractors submit a statement on human trafficking THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The state finance law is amended by adding a new section 139-d-1 to read as follows: § 139-D-1. STATEMENT ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING IN BIDS TO THE STATE. 1. (A) EVERY BID HEREAFTER MADE TO THE STATE OR ANY PUBLIC DEPARTMENT, AGENCY OR OFFICIAL THEREOF, WHERE COMPETITIVE BIDDING IS REQUIRED BY STATUTE, RULE OR REGULATION, FOR WORK OR SERVICES PERFORMED OR TO BE PERFORMED OR GOODS SOLD OR TO BE SOLD, SHALL CONTAIN THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT SUBSCRIBED BY THE BIDDER AND AFFIRMED BY SUCH BIDDER AS TRUE UNDER THE PENALTIES OF PERJURY: "BY SUBMISSION OF THIS BID, EACH BIDDER AND EACH PERSON SIGNING ON BEHALF OF ANY BIDDER CERTIFIES, AND IN THE CASE OF A JOINT BID EACH PARTY THERETO CERTIFIES AS TO ITS OWN ORGANIZATION, UNDER PENALTY OF PERJURY, THAT TO THE BEST OF HIS OR HER KNOWLEDGE AND BELIEF, THE GOODS, WORK OR SERVICES TO BE SUPPLIED OR PERFORMED WILL BE SUPPLIED OR PERFORMED WITHOUT DOING BUSINESS WITH ANY ORGANIZATION, PERSON, OR ENTI- TY THAT IS ENGAGING IN HUMAN TRAFFICKING." (B) IN ADDITION TO THE STATEMENT REQUIRED BY PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVISION, ANY BIDDER THAT MAINTAINS A WRITTEN POLICY FOR PREVENTING HUMAN TRAFFICKING WITHIN ITS OPERATIONS, BUSINESS DEALINGS, AND SUPPLY CHAIN SHALL SUBMIT TO THE STATE OR ANY PUBLIC DEPARTMENT, AGENCY OR OFFICIAL THEREOF SOLICITING SUCH BID SUCH CURRENT WRITTEN POLICY WHEN SUBMITTING SUCH STATEMENT. 2. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, THE STATEMENT ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING OR WRITTEN POLICY FOR PREVENTING HUMAN TRAFFICKING REQUIRED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION MAY BE SUBMITTED ELECTRONICALLY IN EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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