senate Bill S1506

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires entities that submit records to state agencies that are excepted from disclosure under FOIL to periodically re-apply for the exception

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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
Apr 27, 2022 advanced to third reading
Apr 26, 2022 2nd report cal.
Apr 25, 2022 1st report cal.792
Jan 05, 2022 referred to investigations and government operations
Jan 12, 2021 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Apr 25, 2022 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: Apr 25, 2022

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S1506 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6895
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §89, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6110
2015-2016: S2921, A6637
2017-2018: S79, A3433
2019-2020: S27, A4039

S1506 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires entities that submit records to state agencies that are excepted from disclosure under FOIL to periodically re-apply for the exception.

S1506 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1506 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1506
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. HOYLMAN -- 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 requiring  enti-
   ties  that  submit  records  to  state agencies that are excepted from
   disclosure under the freedom of information law to periodically re-ap-
   ply for the exception
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Subdivision 5 of section 89 of the public officers law, as
 added by chapter 890 of the laws of 1981, paragraph (a)  as  amended  by
 chapter  403 of the laws of 2003 and paragraph (d) as amended by chapter
 707 of the laws of 2019, is amended to read as follows:
   5. (a) (1) A person acting pursuant to law or regulation  who,  subse-
 quent to the effective date of this subdivision, submits any information
 to  any  state  agency  may, at the time of submission, request that the
 agency except such information from disclosure under  paragraph  (d)  of
 subdivision  two  of  section  eighty-seven  of  this article. Where the
 request itself contains information which if disclosed would defeat  the
 purpose  for  which the exception is sought, such information shall also
 be excepted from disclosure.
   (1-a) A person or entity who submits or otherwise makes available  any
 records  to  any  agency,  may,  at  any time, identify those records or
 portions thereof that may contain critical  infrastructure  information,
 and  request  that  the  agency  that maintains such records except such
 information from disclosure under subdivision two of section eighty-sev-
 en of this article. Where the request itself contains information  which
 if disclosed would defeat the purpose for which the exception is sought,
 such information shall also be excepted from disclosure.
   (2)  (I)  The  request  for  an  exception  shall be in writing, SHALL
 SPECIFICALLY IDENTIFY WHICH PORTIONS OF THE RECORD ARE  THE  SUBJECT  OF
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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