senate Bill S2768

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires the metropolitan transportation authority to publish certain financial reports on the authority's website

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Transportation Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (2)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to transportation
Jan 25, 2021 referred to transportation

S2768 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A791
Current Committee:
Senate Transportation
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1269-b & 1276-b, Pub Auth L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S6669, A10089

S2768 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires the metropolitan transportation authority to publish certain financial reports, including reports relating to revenue and expenditures of funds on the authority's website.

S2768 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2768 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2768
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 25, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  RAMOS  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation
 
 AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to requiring the
   metropolitan transportation authority  to  publish  certain  financial
   reports on the authority's website

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 2-a of section 1269-b of the public authorities
 law is amended by adding three new paragraphs (c), (d) and (e)  to  read
 as follows:
   (C)  THE  AUTHORITY  SHALL  PUBLISH  ALL  DATA  PERTAINING  TO CAPITAL
 PROGRAMS OF THE  AUTHORITY  AND  ANY  AMENDMENTS  TO  SUCH  PROGRAMS  AS
 REQUIRED BY THIS SECTION ON THE AUTHORITY'S WEBSITE IN A COMMON, MACHINE
 READABLE FORMAT, AS DEFINED BY EXECUTIVE ORDER NUMBER NINETY-FIVE OF TWO
 THOUSAND  THIRTEEN,  "USING  TECHNOLOGY TO PROMOTE TRANSPARENCY, IMPROVE
 GOVERNMENT PERFORMANCE AND ENHANCE CITIZEN ENGAGEMENT" OR ANY  SUCCESSOR
 ORDER. SUCH DATA SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO:
   (I)  ALL  DATA  REQUIRED  BY  PARAGRAPH (C) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS
 SECTION, INCLUDING ESTIMATES OF CAPITAL FUNDING REQUIRED EACH  YEAR  AND
 EXPECTED SOURCES OF SUCH FUNDING;
   (II)  ALL  DATA REQUIRED BY SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION, INCLUDING
 PROPOSED EXPENDITURES OR COMMITMENTS OF FUNDING FOR  INDIVIDUAL  CAPITAL
 ELEMENTS REQUIRED; AND
   (III) ALL DATA REGARDING PROPOSED EXPENDITURES OR COMMITMENTS OF INDI-
 VIDUAL PROJECTS IN EACH CAPITAL ELEMENT.
   (D)  INDIVIDUAL  CAPITAL  PROJECT  DATA SHALL BE INCLUDED IN A CAPITAL
 PROGRAM DASHBOARD MAINTAINED BY THE AUTHORITY ON ITS WEBSITE. ANY SUMMA-
 RY VIEWS PROVIDED ON THE WEBSITE SHALL INCLUDE THE ORIGINAL BUDGETS  AND
 SCHEDULES,  IN  ADDITION  TO  CURRENT  OR AMENDED BUDGETS AND SCHEDULES.
 DATA PERTAINING TO INDIVIDUAL PROJECTS SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED
 TO:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Comments

Open Legislation is a forum for New York State legislation. All comments are subject to review and community moderation is encouraged.

Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity, hate or toxic speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Attempts to intimidate and silence contributors or deliberately deceive the public, including excessive or extraneous posting/posts, or coordinated activity, are prohibited and may result in the temporary or permanent banning of the user. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday. By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.