|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 15, 2022||referred to governmental operations|
delivered to assembly
|Jan 12, 2022||advanced to third reading|
|Jan 11, 2022||2nd report cal.|
|Jan 10, 2022||1st report cal.94|
|Jan 05, 2022||referred to investigations and government operations|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Mar 03, 2021||referred to governmental operations|
delivered to assembly
|Feb 03, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|Feb 02, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|Feb 01, 2021||1st report cal.215|
|Jan 22, 2021||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S2725
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2725 (ACTIVE) - Details
S2725 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Provides for the appointment of a standing committee on conference to resolve differences between similar, but not identical bills and resolutions; also provides that such committee may refer bills and resolutions to sub-committees for disposition; further provides for appointment of a non-partisan counsel to make referrals to such standing committee on similar bills and resolutions.
S2725 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2725 SPONSOR: KRUEGER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the legislative law, in relation to providing for a standing committee on conference to resolve differences between similar, but not identical bills and resolutions passing the senate and assembly PURPOSE: To create a standing committee on conference consisting of Senators and Members of the Assembly to produce a single bill and explanatory report when each house has passed a separate bill accomplishing the same purpose. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: The Legislative Law is amended to require that a Standing Committee on Conference be created to reconcile similar versions of legislation passed by the Senate and Assembly. The Committee shall be composed of
S2725 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2725 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 22, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sens. KRUEGER, BAILEY, HOYLMAN, LIU, SERRANO, STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Government Operations AN ACT to amend the legislative law, in relation to providing for a standing committee on conference to resolve differences between simi- lar, but not identical bills and resolutions passing the senate and assembly THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The legislative law is amended by adding a new section 54-b to read as follows: § 54-B. STANDING COMMITTEE ON CONFERENCE; REFERRAL TO CONFERENCE, APPOINTMENT OF NONPARTISAN COUNSEL FOR REFERRAL. 1. BY JANUARY FIFTH OF EACH YEAR, THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE AND THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY SHALL APPOINT A STANDING COMMITTEE ON CONFERENCE. SUCH COMMIT- TEE SHALL BE CONSTITUTED BY THE FILING OF A JOINT CERTIFICATE BY THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE AND THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY WITH THE SECRETARY OF THE SENATE AND CLERK OF THE ASSEMBLY. THE STANDING COMMITTEE ON CONFERENCE SHALL BE COMPOSED OF MAJORITY CONFERENCE AND MINORITY CONFERENCE MEMBERS IN THE SAME PROPORTION AS THE NUMBER OF MAJORITY CONFERENCE AND MINORITY CONFERENCE MEMBERS IN THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY RELATIVE TO THE TOTAL MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY. FOR PURPOSES OF COMMITTEE COMPOSITION, IN THE EVENT THAT THE PROPORTION OF EITHER MAJORITY CONFERENCE MEMBERS WOULD RESULT IN A FRACTIONAL AMOUNT, THE NUMBER OF MAJORITY CONFERENCE MEMBERS SHALL BE ROUNDED UP TO THE NEXT WHOLE NUMBER. FURTHER, IN THE CASE OF AN EXCUSED ABSENCE OF ANY COMMITTEE MEMBER SUCH COMMITTEE MAY DESIGNATE AN ALTERNATE MEMBER OF THE CONFERENCE FOR MEETINGS OF SUCH COMMITTEES PROVIDED WRITTEN NOTICE IS PROVIDED AND ACCEPTED BY THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE AND THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY AT LEAST ONE HOUR PRIOR TO THE COMMENCEMENT OF SUCH COMMITTEE MEETING. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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