|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 01, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|Jan 26, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|Jan 25, 2021||1st report cal.183|
|Jan 06, 2021||referred to ethics and internal governance|
senate Bill S816
Current Bill Status - On Floor Calendar
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S816 (ACTIVE) - Details
S816 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S816 SPONSOR: BIAGGI TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the legislative law and the election law, in relation to prohibiting campaign contributions to candidates for state senate and assembly by certain members of the legislative ethics commission PURPOSE OF BILL: To prohibit campaign contributions to candidates for state senate and assembly by non-legislative members of the legislative ethics commis- sion. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends section 80 of the legislative law by adding subdivi- sion 3-a which states that non-legislative members of the commission shall make a contribution to any candidate for state senate or assembly.
S816 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 816 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 6, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BIAGGI -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Ethics and Internal Gover- nance AN ACT to amend the legislative law and the election law, in relation to prohibiting campaign contributions to candidates for state senate and assembly by certain members of the legislative ethics commission THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 80 of the legislative law is amended by adding a new subdivision 3-a to read as follows: 3-A. NO MEMBER OF THE COMMISSION SHALL MAKE A CONTRIBUTION TO ANY CANDIDATE FOR STATE SENATE OR ASSEMBLY; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL NOT APPLY TO MEMBERS OF THE COMMIS- SION WHO ARE PRESENT MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATURE. § 2. Subdivision 1 of section 14-114 of the election law is amended by adding a new paragraph g to read as follows: G. IN ANY ELECTION FOR STATE SENATE OR ASSEMBLY, NO MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATIVE ETHICS COMMISSION AS DEFINED IN SECTION EIGHTY OF THE LEGIS- LATIVE LAW, SHALL MAKE A CONTRIBUTION TO A CANDIDATE AND NO CANDIDATE SHALL ACCEPT A CONTRIBUTION FROM A MEMBER OF SUCH LEGISLATIVE ETHICS COMMISSION; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS PARAGRAPH SHALL NOT APPLY TO MEMBERS OF THE COMMISSION WHO ARE PRESENT MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATURE. § 3. Section 14-126 of the election law is amended by adding a new subdivision 8 to read as follows: 8. (A) ANY MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATIVE ETHICS COMMISSION, WHO, UNDER CIRCUMSTANCES EVINCING AN INTENT TO VIOLATE SUCH LAW, MAKES A CONTRIB- UTION IN CONTRAVENTION OF PARAGRAPH G OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION 14-114 OF THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE SUBJECT TO A CIVIL PENALTY NOT TO EXCEED THE GREATER OF TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS OR AN AMOUNT EQUAL TO TWO HUNDRED EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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