senate Bill S4817

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits the disclosure of the names, addresses and telephone numbers of contributors and the amounts contributed that are reported on financial disclosure reports of certain not-for-profit organizations

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 10, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.751
substituted for a1141a
Jun 09, 2021 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 24, 2021 amended on third reading 4817a
May 19, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 12, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 11, 2021 1st report cal.1014
Feb 12, 2021 referred to finance

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S4817 - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§172 & 172-b, Exec L

S4817 - Summary

Prohibits the disclosure of the names, addresses and telephone numbers of contributors and the amounts contributed that are reported on financial disclosure reports of certain not-for-profit organizations.

S4817 - Sponsor Memo

S4817 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4817
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
 
 AN ACT to amend the  executive  law,  in  relation  to  prohibiting  the
   disclosure  of  certain  information  required on financial disclosure
   reports of certain not-for-profit organizations

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision  8  of  section  172 of the executive law, as
 amended by chapter 43 of the  laws  of  2002,  is  amended  to  read  as
 follows:
   8. Forms, financial reports, professional fund raisers' contracts, and
 other  documents  required  to  be filed pursuant to this article become
 public records of the attorney general, EXCEPT THAT WHERE  SUCH  RECORDS
 INCLUDE  THE  NAMES,  ADDRESSES OR TELEPHONE NUMBERS OF CONTRIBUTORS AND
 AMOUNTS CONTRIBUTED BY THEM, SUCH INFORMATION  SHALL  NOT  BE  A  PUBLIC
 RECORD AND SHALL NOT BE SUBJECT TO DISCLOSURE PURSUANT TO ARTICLE SIX OF
 THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW, AND THE ATTORNEY GENERAL SHALL KEEP SUCH INFOR-
 MATION  CONFIDENTIAL  AND USE IT SOLELY FOR THE PURPOSE OF ENFORCING THE
 NOT-FOR-PROFIT  CORPORATION  AND   RELIGIOUS   CORPORATION   LAWS,   THE
 PROVISIONS  OF  THIS  ARTICLE,  ARTICLE EIGHT OF THE ESTATES, POWERS AND
 TRUSTS LAW, AND THE ATTORNEY GENERAL'S OTHER CHARITABLE TRUST  OVERSIGHT
 RESPONSIBILITIES.
   §  2. Subdivision 9 of section 172-b of the executive law, as added by
 section 1 of part UU of chapter 55 of the laws of 2020,  is  amended  to
 read as follows:
   9. Any registered charitable organization [that is required to file an
 annual  financial  report  pursuant  to  subdivision  one or two of this
 section, or] that is required to file a funding disclosure report pursu-
 ant to section one hundred  seventy-two-e  of  this  article,  and/or  a
 financial   disclosure   report   pursuant   to   section   one  hundred
 seventy-two-f of this article for a reporting period during the applica-
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

S4817A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§172 & 172-b, Exec L

S4817A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits the disclosure of the names, addresses and telephone numbers of contributors and the amounts contributed that are reported on financial disclosure reports of certain not-for-profit organizations.

S4817A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4817A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  4817--A
     Cal. No. 1014
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sens. KRUEGER, COMRIE, HOYLMAN, SKOUFIS -- read twice and
   ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
   Finance  --  reported  favorably from said committee, ordered to first
   and second report, ordered to a third  reading,  amended  and  ordered
   reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive  law,  in relation to prohibiting the
   disclosure of certain information  required  on  financial  disclosure
   reports of certain not-for-profit organizations
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 8 of section  172  of  the  executive  law,  as
 amended  by  chapter  43  of  the  laws  of  2002, is amended to read as
 follows:
   8. Forms, financial reports, professional fund raisers' contracts, and
 other documents required to be filed pursuant  to  this  article  become
 public  records  of the attorney general, EXCEPT THAT WHERE SUCH RECORDS
 ARE FORMS  INCLUDING  THE  NAMES,  ADDRESSES  OR  TELEPHONE  NUMBERS  OF
 CONTRIBUTORS AND AMOUNTS CONTRIBUTED BY THEM, SUCH NAMES, ADDRESSES, AND
 TELEPHONE  NUMBERS OF CONTRIBUTORS AND AMOUNTS CONTRIBUTED BY THEM SHALL
 NOT BE A PUBLIC RECORD AND SHALL NOT BE SUBJECT TO  DISCLOSURE  PURSUANT
 TO  ARTICLE  SIX  OF  THE  PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW, AND THE ATTORNEY GENERAL
 SHALL KEEP SUCH INFORMATION CONFIDENTIAL, EXCEPT WHEN  AUTHORIZED  BY  A
 COURT  ORDER,  AND  USE IT SOLELY FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONDUCTING INVESTI-
 GATIONS AND LITIGATION TO ENFORCE  THE  NOT-FOR-PROFIT  CORPORATION  AND
 RELIGIOUS  CORPORATION  LAWS,  THE  PROVISIONS  OF THIS ARTICLE, ARTICLE
 EIGHT OF THE ESTATES, POWERS AND TRUSTS LAW, AND THE ATTORNEY  GENERAL'S
 OTHER AUTHORITY TO OVERSEE CHARITIES AND CHARITABLE ASSETS.
   §  2. Subdivision 9 of section 172-b of the executive law, as added by
 section 1 of part UU of chapter 55 of the laws of 2020,  is  amended  to
 read as follows:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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