senate Bill S1150A

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to making certain documents available for open meetings

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Current Bill Status Via A1228 - 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
Oct 19, 2021 signed chap.481
Oct 13, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 08, 2021 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1139
substituted for s1150a
Jun 08, 2021 substituted by a1228a
May 24, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 20, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 18, 2021 1st report cal.1139
Apr 19, 2021 print number 1150a
Apr 19, 2021 amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
Jan 07, 2021 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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May 18, 2021 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S1150A
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0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: May 18, 2021

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S1150 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1228
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §103, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10983

S1150 - Summary

Requires certain documents to be made available for open meetings.

S1150 - Sponsor Memo

S1150 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1150
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
   ment Operations
 
 AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to  making  certain
   documents available for open meetings

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivisions (e) and (f) of section 103 of the public offi-
 cers law, subdivision (e) as added by chapter 603 of the  laws  of  2011
 and  subdivision  (f) as amended by chapter 319 of the laws of 2016, are
 amended to read as follows:
   (e) Agency records available to the public pursuant to article six  of
 this chapter, as well as any proposed resolution, law, rule, regulation,
 policy  or any amendment thereto, that is scheduled to be the subject of
 discussion by a public body during an open meeting shall be made  avail-
 able, upon request therefor, [to the extent practicable as determined by
 the  agency  or the department,] AT LEAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS prior to [or
 at] the meeting during which the records will be  discussed.  Copies  of
 such  records  may be made available for a reasonable fee, determined in
 the same manner as provided therefor in article six of this chapter.  If
 the  agency  in  which a public body functions maintains a regularly and
 routinely updated website and utilizes a high speed internet connection,
 such records shall be posted on the website [to the  extent  practicable
 as  determined  by  the  agency or the department,] AT LEAST TWENTY-FOUR
 HOURS prior to the meeting. An agency may, but shall not be required to,
 expend additional moneys to implement the provisions  of  this  subdivi-
 sion.
   (f)  Open meetings of [an agency or authority] A PUBLIC BODY shall be,
 to the extent practicable and within available funds, broadcast  to  the
 public  and  maintained  as  records of the [agency or authority] PUBLIC
 BODY. If the [agency or authority] PUBLIC BODY maintains a  website  and
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

S1150A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1228
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §103, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A10983

S1150A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires certain documents to be made available for open meetings.

S1150A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1150A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  1150--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens. KAPLAN, COONEY, GIANARIS -- read twice and ordered
   printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investi-
   gations  and  Government  Operations  --  committee  discharged,  bill
   amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
   tee

 AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to  making  certain
   documents available for open meetings
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision (e) of section 103 of the public officers  law,
 as  added  by  chapter  603  of  the laws of 2011, is amended to read as
 follows:
   (e) Agency records available to the public pursuant to article six  of
 this chapter, as well as any proposed resolution, law, rule, regulation,
 policy  or any amendment thereto, that is scheduled to be the subject of
 discussion by a public body during an open meeting shall be made  avail-
 able, upon request therefor, to the extent practicable [as determined by
 the  agency  or the department,] AT LEAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS prior to [or
 at] the meeting during which the records will be  discussed.  Copies  of
 such  records  may be made available for a reasonable fee, determined in
 the same manner as provided therefor in article six of this chapter.  If
 the  agency  in  which a public body functions maintains a regularly and
 routinely updated website and utilizes a high speed internet connection,
 such records shall be posted on the website to  the  extent  practicable
 [as  determined  by  the agency or the department,] AT LEAST TWENTY-FOUR
 HOURS prior to the meeting. An agency may, but shall not be required to,
 expend additional moneys to implement the provisions  of  this  subdivi-
 sion.
   §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
 have become a law.

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD02143-03-1

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