Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022||
referred to investigations and government operations
|Jun 08, 2021||
referred to rules
Senate Bill S7239
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Investigations And Government Operations Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S7239 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S7239 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires that by September 30, 2021 the governor, temporary president of the senate and senate minority leader jointly develop a questionnaire to be filled out and completed by any applicant for appointment to an office by the governor by and with the advice and consent of the senate; makes related provisions.
2021-S7239 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7239 SPONSOR: GRIFFO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public officers law, in relation to disclosure related to appointments by the governor and senate PURPOSE OF THE BILL: This bill would amend the public officers law by requiring the Governor, Temporary President of the Senate and the Senate Minority Leader to develop a questionnaire to be filled out and completed by any applicant for appointment to office by the governor. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1. The public officers law is amended by adding a new section 7-a to read as follows: § 7-a. Disclosure related to appointments by the governor and senate.
2021-S7239 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7239 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E June 8, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to disclosure related to appointments by the governor and senate THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The public officers law is amended by adding a new section 7-a to read as follows: § 7-A. DISCLOSURE RELATED TO APPOINTMENTS BY THE GOVERNOR AND SENATE. 1. THE GOVERNOR, TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, AND SENATE MINORITY LEADER SHALL JOINTLY DEVELOP A QUESTIONNAIRE TO BE FILLED OUT AND COMPLETED BY ANY APPLICANT FOR APPOINTMENT TO AN OFFICE BY THE GOVERNOR BY AND WITH THE ADVICE AND CONSENT OF THE SENATE. THE QUESTIONNAIRE SHALL BE DEVELOPED BY SEPTEMBER THIRTIETH, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-ONE, AND MAY BE AMENDED THEREAFTER JOINTLY BY THE GOVERNOR, TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, AND SENATE MINORITY LEADER. AFTER THE QUESTIONNAIRE IS DEVELOPED, THE QUESTIONNAIRE SHALL BE PUBLICLY POSTED ON THE PUBLIC FACING WEBSITE OF THE GOVERNOR AND SENATE. 2. THE QUESTIONNAIRE JOINTLY DEVELOPED BY THE GOVERNOR, TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, AND SENATE MINORITY LEADER SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, QUESTIONS ABOUT THE FOLLOWING SUBJECT MATTERS: (A) NAME, ADDRESS, SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER, HOME TELEPHONE NUMBER, BUSINESS TELEPHONE NUMBER, CELLULAR NUMBER, EMAIL ADDRESS; (B) BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION INCLUDING: DATE OF BIRTH, PLACE OF BIRTH, WHETHER NAME HAS CHANGED SINCE BIRTH, CITIZENSHIP STATUS; (C) MARITAL STATUS INCLUDING: INFORMATION REGARDING ANY CURRENT OR FORMER SPOUSE; STATUS OF ANY CHILD SUPPORT OR MAINTENANCE OBLIGATIONS; (D) PRIOR RESIDENCES FOR THE PRIOR FIVE YEARS; (E) INFORMATION ABOUT EMPLOYMENT HISTORY FOR AT LEAST THE PRIOR TEN YEARS, INCLUDING INFORMATION ABOUT ANY INVOLUNTARY TERMINATIONS; (F) INFORMATION ABOUT EDUCATIONAL HISTORY; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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