senate Bill S88

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Requires each industrial development agency to live stream and post video recordings of all open meetings and public hearings

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Current Bill Status Via A3002 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 27, 2019 signed chap.185
Aug 23, 2019 delivered to governor
Apr 09, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.26
substituted for s88
Apr 09, 2019 substituted by a3002
Jan 28, 2019 advanced to third reading
Jan 23, 2019 2nd report cal.
Jan 22, 2019 1st report cal.26
Jan 09, 2019 referred to local government

Votes

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Jan 22, 2019 - Local Government committee Vote

S88
5
0
committee
5
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Jan 22, 2019

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S88 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3002
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §857, Gen Muni L; add §§1952-a & 2305, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8468, A10319

S88 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires each industrial development agency to live stream and post video recordings of all open meetings and public hearings; requires each industrial development agency to post such recordings for a period of not less than five years.

S88 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S88 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   88

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law  and  the  public  authorities
  law,  in  relation  to requiring each industrial development agency to
  live stream all  open  meetings  and  public  hearings  and  make  the
  recordings  of  such meetings and hearings available on the webpage of
  the industrial development agency

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

  Section  1.  The  general  municipal  law  is  amended by adding a new
section 857 to read as follows:
  § 857. VIDEO RECORDINGS OF OPEN MEETINGS AND  PUBLIC  HEARINGS.    THE
AGENCY  SHALL,  TO  THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, STREAM ALL OPEN MEETINGS AND
PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ITS WEBSITE IN REAL-TIME. THE AGENCY SHALL POST VIDEO
RECORDINGS OF ALL OPEN MEETINGS AND PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ITS WEBSITE WITH-
IN FIVE BUSINESS DAYS OF THE MEETING OR HEARING AND SHALL MAINTAIN  SUCH
RECORDINGS FOR A PERIOD OF NOT LESS THAN FIVE YEARS.
  §  2.  The  public  authorities law is amended by adding a new section
1952-a to read as follows:
  § 1952-A. VIDEO RECORDINGS OF OPEN MEETINGS AND PUBLIC HEARINGS.   THE
AUTHORITY SHALL, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, STREAM ALL OPEN MEETINGS AND
PUBLIC  HEARINGS  ON  ITS WEBSITE IN REAL-TIME. THE AUTHORITY SHALL POST
VIDEO RECORDINGS OF ALL OPEN MEETINGS AND PUBLIC HEARINGS ON ITS WEBSITE
WITHIN FIVE BUSINESS DAYS OF THE MEETING OR HEARING AND  SHALL  MAINTAIN
SUCH RECORDINGS FOR A PERIOD OF NOT LESS THAN FIVE YEARS.
  §  3.  The  public  authorities law is amended by adding a new section
2305 to read as follows:
  § 2305. VIDEO RECORDINGS OF OPEN MEETINGS AND PUBLIC  HEARINGS.    THE
AUTHORITY SHALL, TO THE EXTENT PRACTICABLE, STREAM ALL OPEN MEETINGS AND
PUBLIC  HEARINGS  ON  ITS WEBSITE IN REAL-TIME. THE AUTHORITY SHALL POST

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

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