senate Bill S8212A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to appropriation bills submitted by the governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 24, 2020 opinion referred to judiciary
Jun 05, 2020 to attorney-general for opinion
May 08, 2020 print number 8212a
May 08, 2020 amend and recommit to judiciary
Apr 17, 2020 referred to judiciary

Co-Sponsors

S8212 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 7 §§2 - 4, Constn

S8212 - Summary

Provides that any legislation included in with the governor's article VII submission must be directly necessary to provide moneys and revenues sufficient to meet such proposed expenditures.

S8212 - Sponsor Memo

S8212 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8212

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 17, 2020
                               ___________

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

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing an amendment to article 7 of the constitution, in relation  to
  appropriation bills submitted by the governor

  Section 1. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That sections 2, 3 and 4
of article 7 of the constitution be amended to read as follows:
  §  2.  Annually,  on  or before the first day of February in each year
following the year fixed by the constitution for the election of  gover-
nor and lieutenant governor, and on or before the second Tuesday follow-
ing the first day of the annual meeting of the legislature, in all other
years,  the governor shall submit to the legislature a budget containing
a complete plan of expenditures proposed to be made before the close  of
the  ensuing  fiscal  year  and  all moneys and revenues estimated to be
available therefor, together with an explanation of the  basis  of  such
estimates  and recommendations as to proposed legislation, if any, which
the governor may deem DIRECTLY necessary to provide moneys and  revenues
sufficient  to  meet  such  proposed expenditures. It shall also contain
such other recommendations and information  as  the  governor  may  deem
proper  and  such  additional information as may be required by law, AND
SHALL INCLUDE A DETAILED EXPLANATION OF THE FISCAL NECESSITY OF ANY SUCH
ACCOMPANYING LEGISLATION.
  § 3. At the time of submitting  the  budget  to  the  legislature  the
governor shall submit a bill or bills containing all the proposed appro-
priations  and  reappropriations included in the budget and the proposed
legislation, if any, recommended therein.
  The governor may at any time within thirty days thereafter  and,  with
the consent of the legislature, at any time before the adjournment ther-
eof,  amend  or supplement the budget and submit amendments to any bills
submitted by him or her or submit supplemental  bills.  ANY  LEGISLATION
INCLUDED  IN  SUCH AMENDMENTS AND SUPPLEMENTS MUST BE DIRECTLY NECESSARY
TO PROVIDE MONEYS AND REVENUES SUFFICIENT TO MEET SUCH PROPOSED EXPENDI-
TURES.
  The governor and the heads of departments shall have the right, and it
shall be the duty of the heads of departments when requested  by  either

Co-Sponsors

S8212A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 7 §§2 - 4, Constn

S8212A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that any legislation included in with the governor's article VII submission must be directly necessary to provide moneys and revenues sufficient to meet such proposed expenditures.

S8212A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8212A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8212--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 17, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. METZGER, JACKSON -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to  the  Committee  on  Judiciary  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing an amendment to article 7 of the constitution, in relation  to
  appropriation bills submitted by the governor

  Section 1. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That sections 2, 3 and 4
of article 7 of the constitution be amended to read as follows:
  §  2.  Annually,  on  or before the first day of February in each year
following the year fixed by the constitution for the election of  gover-
nor and lieutenant governor, and on or before the second Tuesday follow-
ing the first day of the annual meeting of the legislature, in all other
years,  the governor shall submit to the legislature a budget containing
a complete plan of expenditures proposed to be made before the close  of
the  ensuing  fiscal  year  and  all moneys and revenues estimated to be
available therefor, together with an explanation of the  basis  of  such
estimates  and recommendations as to proposed legislation, if any, which
the governor may deem DIRECTLY necessary to provide moneys and  revenues
sufficient  to  meet  such  proposed expenditures. It shall also contain
such other recommendations and information  as  the  governor  may  deem
proper SO AS TO ASSURE A BALANCED BUDGET and such additional information
as  may  be required by law, AND SHALL INCLUDE A DETAILED EXPLANATION OF
THE FISCAL NECESSITY OF ANY SUCH ACCOMPANYING LEGISLATION.
  § 3. At the time of submitting  the  budget  to  the  legislature  the
governor shall submit a bill or bills containing all the proposed appro-
priations  and  reappropriations included in the budget and the proposed
legislation, if any, recommended therein.
  The governor may at any time within thirty days thereafter  and,  with
the consent of the legislature, at any time before the adjournment ther-
eof,  amend  or supplement the budget and submit amendments to any bills
submitted by him or her or submit supplemental  bills.  ANY  LEGISLATION
INCLUDED  IN  SUCH AMENDMENTS AND SUPPLEMENTS MUST BE DIRECTLY NECESSARY
TO PROVIDE MONEYS AND REVENUES SUFFICIENT TO MEET SUCH PROPOSED EXPENDI-
TURES.

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