senate Bill S7445

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Prohibits individuals in certain positions from taking any position with a business or entity doing business with an industrial development authority

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Local Government Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to local government
Oct 18, 2021 referred to rules

S7445 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8200
Current Committee:
Senate Local Government
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§883 & 805-a, Gen Muni L; amd §73, Pub Off L

S7445 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Prohibits individuals in certain positions from taking any position with a business or entity doing business with an industrial development authority or any business or entity applying for any tax exemption or benefit determined or granted by such industrial development authority or receiving any tax exemption or benefit determined or granted by such industrial development authority.

S7445 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7445 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7445
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             October 18, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the public  officers  law,
   in  relation  to  prohibiting  individuals  in  certain positions from
   taking any position with a business or entity doing business  with  an
   industrial development authority
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 883 of the general municipal  law,  as  amended  by
 section  7  of  part  J of chapter 59 of the laws of 2013, is amended to
 read as follows:
   § 883. Conflicts of interest. 1. All members, officers, and  employees
 of  an  agency  or  industrial development authority established by this
 chapter or created by the public authorities law shall be subject to the
 provisions of article eighteen of this chapter.
   2. NO MEMBER, OFFICER, TRUSTEE, EMPLOYEE  OR  INDEPENDENT  CONTRACTOR,
 INCLUDING  ANY  ATTORNEY,  OF AN INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY ESTAB-
 LISHED BY THIS CHAPTER SHALL TAKE ANY POSITION, WHETHER PAID OR  UNPAID,
 WITH ANY BUSINESS OR ENTITY DOING BUSINESS WITH SUCH INDUSTRIAL DEVELOP-
 MENT  AUTHORITY OR ANY BUSINESS OR ENTITY APPLYING FOR ANY TAX EXEMPTION
 OR BENEFIT DETERMINED OR GRANTED BY SUCH INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AUTHORI-
 TY OR RECEIVING ANY TAX EXEMPTION OR BENEFIT DETERMINED  OR  GRANTED  BY
 SUCH  INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY WHILE SUCH MEMBER, OFFICER, TRUS-
 TEE, EMPLOYEE OR INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR OF SUCH  INDUSTRIAL  DEVELOPMENT
 AUTHORITY IS EMPLOYED OR UNDER CONTRACT WITH SUCH INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT
 AUTHORITY OR WITHIN A PERIOD OF THREE YEARS AFTER THE TERMINATION OF THE
 MEMBER,  OFFICER, TRUSTEE, EMPLOYEE OR INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR'S POSITION
 WITH SUCH INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY.
   3. NO STATEWIDE, COUNTY OR LOCAL ELECTED OFFICIAL OR STATE, COUNTY  OR
 MUNICIPAL OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE SHALL SERVE AS A MEMBER, OFFICER, TRUSTEE,
 EMPLOYEE OR INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR OF AN INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AUTHORI-
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD11895-02-1

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