|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 10, 2021||referred to governmental employees|
delivered to assembly
|Jun 08, 2021||ordered to third reading cal.1659|
committee discharged and committed to rules
|May 10, 2021||referred to finance|
senate Bill S6617
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6617 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6617 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6617 SPONSOR: GOUNARDES TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state finance law, in relation to the direct deposit of certain salaries PURPOSE: To require the payment of salaries by direct deposit for state employees hired after January 1, 2023. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of this bill amends Paragraph a of Subdivision 4 of Section 200 of the State Finance Law to provide that a state employee hired on or after January 1, 2023 shall be paid by direct deposit. Section 2 of this bill provides for an effective date of January 1, 2023.
S6617 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6617 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 10, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GOUNARDES -- (at request of the State Comptroller) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to the direct deposit of certain salaries THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 4 of section 200 of the state finance law, as amended by chapter 641 of the laws of 1997, is amended to read as follows: (a) (I) Upon the written request from a state employee HIRED ON OR BEFORE JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-THREE, the comptroller may cause, in accordance with the rules and regulations promulgated pursuant to paragraph (b) of this subdivision, such employee's net salary, or any portion thereof designated by the employee, to be deposited directly in a bank for any purpose to an account in the name of such employee, on forms provided by the comptroller, and duly filed in accordance with such regulations. (II) ON AND AFTER JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-THREE, THE COMP- TROLLER SHALL CAUSE, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE RULES AND REGULATIONS PROMULGATED PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (B) OF THIS SUBDIVISION, A STATE EMPLOYEE'S NET SALARY TO BE DEPOSITED DIRECTLY IN A BANK FOR ANY PURPOSE TO AN ACCOUNT IN THE NAME OF SUCH EMPLOYEE, ON FORMS PROVIDED BY THE COMPTROLLER, AND DULY FILED IN ACCORDANCE WITH SUCH REGULATIONS. PROVIDED, HOWEVER, SUCH EMPLOYEE MAY SUBMIT A REQUEST FOR EXEMPTION FROM THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBPARAGRAPH ON A FORM PROVIDED BY THE COMP- TROLLER. § 2. This act shall take effect January 1, 2023 and shall only apply to state employees hired on and after such date. Effective immediately, the adoption, amendment and/or repeal of any rule or regulation neces- sary for the implementation of this act on its effective date is author- ized to be made by the state comptroller on or before such date. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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