senate Bill S6809

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to restoring the oversight of certain contracts by the state comptroller; repealer

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee

  • Introduced
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to finance
May 18, 2021 referred to finance


S6809 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §112, St Fin L; rpld §355 subs 5 & 6, sub 16 ¶b, §373 sub 12, §6218 subs a & a-1, §6283, amd §§355, 373 & 6218, Ed L

S6809 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to restoring the oversight of certain contracts by the state comptroller; makes technical corrections therefor; makes related provisions.

S6809 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6809 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                             I N  S E N A T E
                               May 18, 2021
 Introduced  by  Sen. REICHLIN-MELNICK -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
 AN ACT to amend the state finance law and the education law, in relation
   to restoring oversight of certain contracts by the comptroller; and to
   repeal certain provisions of the education law relating thereto

   Section  1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 112 of the state
 finance law, as amended by section 18 of part L of  chapter  55  of  the
 laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows:
   (a)  Before  any contract made for or by any state agency, department,
 board, officer, commission, or institution, except the office of general
 services, shall be executed or become effective, whenever such  contract
 exceeds  fifty  thousand  dollars in amount and before any contract made
 for or by the office of general services shall  be  executed  or  become
 effective,  whenever  such contract exceeds eighty-five thousand dollars
 in amount, it shall first be approved by the comptroller  and  filed  in
 his  or  her  office[,  with the exception of contracts established as a
 centralized contract through the office of general services and purchase
 orders or other procurement transactions issued under  such  centralized
 contracts.  The].  PROVIDED,  HOWEVER, THAT THE comptroller shall make a
 final written determination with respect to approval  of  such  contract
 within  ninety  days  of  the  submission of such contract to his or her
 office unless the comptroller shall notify, in writing, the state  agen-
 cy, department, board, officer, commission, or institution, prior to the
 expiration of the ninety day period, and for good cause, of the need for
 an  extension  of  not more than fifteen days, or a reasonable period of
 time agreed to by such state agency, department, board, officer, commis-
 sion, or institution and provided, further, that such  written  determi-
 nation  or extension shall be made part of the procurement record pursu-
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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