senate Bill S1473

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to electronic financial disclosures of members and candidates of the legislature and requires creation of electronic version of disclosure statement

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Ethics And Internal Governance Committee


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to ethics and internal governance
Jan 12, 2021 referred to ethics and internal governance

S1473 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3334
Current Committee:
Senate Ethics And Internal Governance
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §73-a, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S5477, A6222
2019-2020: S979, A3841

S1473 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to electronic financial disclosures of members and candidates of the legislature and requires creation of electronic version of disclosure statement.

S1473 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1473 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1473
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Ethics and Internal Gover-
   nance
 
 AN ACT to amend the public  officers  law,  in  relation  to  electronic
   financial disclosures of members and candidates of the legislature

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The opening paragraph of paragraph (a) of subdivision 2  of
 section 73-a of the public officers law, as amended by section 5 of part
 A of chapter 399 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
   Every statewide elected official, state officer or employee, member of
 the  legislature,  legislative employee and political party chairman and
 every candidate for statewide elected office or for member of the legis-
 lature shall file an annual statement of financial disclosure containing
 the information and in the form set forth in subdivision three  of  this
 section.    EVERY  MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATURE AND CANDIDATE FOR MEMBER OF
 THE LEGISLATURE MUST FILE THEIR ANNUAL STATEMENT OF FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE
 ELECTRONICALLY IN AN ELECTRONIC, READABLE, SEARCHABLE  AND  DOWNLOADABLE
 FORMAT.  On  or  before  the  fifteenth  day  of May with respect to the
 preceding calendar year: (1) every  member  of  the  legislature,  every
 candidate  for  member of the legislature and legislative employee shall
 file such statement with the legislative ethics commission  which  shall
 provide  such  statement  along  with  any  requests  for  exemptions or
 deletions to the joint  commission  on  public  ethics  for  filing  and
 rulings with respect to such requests for exemptions or deletions, on or
 before the thirtieth day of June; and (2) all other individuals required
 to file such statement shall file it with the joint commission on public
 ethics, except that:
   §  2.  Subdivision  3  of  section 73-a of the public officers law, as
 amended by section 5 of part A of chapter 399 of the laws of 2011, para-
 graph 8 as amended by section 6 of part K of chapter 286 of the laws  of
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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