senate Bill S1500A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires legislators and candidates for member of the legislature to provide a link to their financial disclosure statements on their official state and campaign websites

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2022 committed to rules
May 05, 2022 advanced to third reading
May 04, 2022 2nd report cal.
May 03, 2022 1st report cal.1047
Apr 28, 2022 print number 1500a
Apr 28, 2022 amend and recommit to ethics and internal governance
Jan 05, 2022 referred to ethics and internal governance
Jun 10, 2021 committed to rules
Apr 28, 2021 advanced to third reading
Apr 27, 2021 2nd report cal.
Apr 26, 2021 1st report cal.766
Jan 12, 2021 referred to ethics and internal governance

Votes

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May 3, 2022 - Ethics and Internal Governance committee Vote

S1500A
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Ethics and Internal Governance Committee Vote: May 3, 2022

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Apr 26, 2021 - Ethics and Internal Governance committee Vote

S1500
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Committee Vote: Apr 26, 2021

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S1500 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3469
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §73-a, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S4726, A5688
2019-2020: S1007, A3824

S1500 - Summary

Requires legislators and candidates for members of the legislature to provide a link to their financial disclosure statements on their official state and campaign websites which shall direct website visitors to current and past financial disclosure forms that the legislator has submitted.

S1500 - Sponsor Memo

S1500 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1500
 
                        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 requiring legis-
   lators and candidates for member of the legislature to provide a  link
   to  their  financial disclosure statements on their official state and
   campaign websites
 
   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 (k) of subdivision 2 of
 section 73-a of the public officers law is designated  subparagraph  (i)
 and two new subparagraphs (ii) and (iii) are added to read as follows:
   (II)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ALL
 MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATURE WHO MAINTAIN ANY STATE WEBSITE FOR SERVICE IN
 THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITY SHALL ESTABLISH A CLEARLY VISIBLE LINK  ENTITLED
 "MY  FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE STATEMENTS" ON THE FRONT PAGE OF THEIR WEBSITE
 WHICH SHALL DIRECT  WEBSITE  VISITORS  TO  CURRENT  AND  PAST  FINANCIAL
 DISCLOSURE  FORMS THAT THE LEGISLATOR HAS SUBMITTED TO THE JOINT COMMIS-
 SION ON PUBLIC ETHICS.
   (III) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION  OF  LAW  TO  THE  CONTRARY,
 EVERY  CANDIDATE FOR MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATURE WHO MAINTAINS ANY WEBSITE
 FOR SERVICE IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAMPAIGN CAPACITY SHALL ESTABLISH A CLEAR-
 LY VISIBLE LINK ENTITLED "MY FINANCIAL  DISCLOSURE  STATEMENTS"  ON  THE
 FRONT  PAGE  OF  THEIR  CAMPAIGN  WEBSITE WHICH SHALL DIRECT VISITORS TO
 CURRENT AND PAST FINANCIAL  DISCLOSURE  FORMS  THAT  THE  CANDIDATE  HAS
 SUBMITTED  TO  THE JOINT COMMISSION ON PUBLIC ETHICS, IN ACCORDANCE WITH
 PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVISION.
   § 2. 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:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01851-01-1

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S1500A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3469
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §73-a, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S4726, A5688
2019-2020: S1007, A3824

S1500A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires legislators and candidates for members of the legislature to provide a link to their financial disclosure statements on their official state and campaign websites which shall direct website visitors to current and past financial disclosure forms that the legislator has submitted.

S1500A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1500A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  1500--A
 
                        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 -- recommitted to the Committee on Ethics  and  Internal  Gover-
   nance   in  accordance  with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to requiring legis-
   lators and candidates for member of the legislature to provide a  link
   to  their  financial disclosure statements on their official state and
   campaign websites
 
   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 (k) of subdivision 2 of
 section 73-a of the public officers law is designated  subparagraph  (i)
 and two new subparagraphs (ii) and (iii) are added to read as follows:
   (II)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ALL
 MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATURE WHO MAINTAIN ANY STATE WEBSITE FOR SERVICE IN
 THEIR OFFICIAL CAPACITY SHALL ESTABLISH A CLEARLY VISIBLE LINK  ENTITLED
 "MY  FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE STATEMENTS" ON THE FRONT PAGE OF THEIR WEBSITE
 WHICH SHALL DIRECT  WEBSITE  VISITORS  TO  CURRENT  AND  PAST  FINANCIAL
 DISCLOSURE  FORMS THAT THE LEGISLATOR HAS SUBMITTED TO THE JOINT COMMIS-
 SION ON PUBLIC ETHICS.
   (III) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION  OF  LAW  TO  THE  CONTRARY,
 EVERY  CANDIDATE FOR MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATURE WHO MAINTAINS ANY WEBSITE
 FOR SERVICE IN THEIR OFFICIAL CAMPAIGN CAPACITY SHALL ESTABLISH A CLEAR-
 LY VISIBLE LINK ENTITLED "MY FINANCIAL  DISCLOSURE  STATEMENTS"  ON  THE
 FRONT  PAGE  OF  THEIR  CAMPAIGN  WEBSITE WHICH SHALL DIRECT VISITORS TO
 CURRENT AND PAST FINANCIAL  DISCLOSURE  FORMS  THAT  THE  CANDIDATE  HAS
 SUBMITTED  TO  THE JOINT COMMISSION ON PUBLIC ETHICS, IN ACCORDANCE WITH
 PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVISION.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD01851-02-2
 S. 1500--A                          2

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