|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2021||to attorney-general for opinion|
|Jan 06, 2021||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S820
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Judiciary Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S820 (ACTIVE) - Details
S820 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Provides that the Governor's annual budget proposal to the Legislature shall include statements of any new legislation, amendment to legislation, or limitation on the effect of any legislation contained in the budget; makes related provisions granting the legislature an equal role with the governor in the budget process.
S820 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S820 SPONSOR: BIAGGI TITLE OF BILL: CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY proposing an amendment to article 7 of the constitution, relating to content of article VII bills PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To amend the State Constitution to enable the Legislature to play an equal role with the Governor in shaping the state budget. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends § 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 of Article VII of the Constitution: § 2 would be amended to provide that the Governor's annual budget proposal to the Legislature shall include statements of any new legis- lation, amendment to legislation, or limitation on the effect of any
S820 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 820 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 6, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sens. BIAGGI, SKOUFIS, RIVERA, BENJAMIN, BRESLIN, COMRIE, GOUNARDES, HOYLMAN, JACKSON, KAVANAGH, KRUEGER, LIU, MAY, MYRIE, PARK- ER, RAMOS, SALAZAR -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY proposing an amendment to article 7 of the constitution, relating to content of article VII bills Section 1. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That section 2 of arti- cle 7 of the constitution be amended to read as follows: § 2. Annually, on or before the first day of February in each year following the year fixed by the constitution for the election of gover- nor and lieutenant governor, and on or before the second Tuesday follow- ing the first day of the annual meeting of the legislature, in all other years, the governor shall submit to the legislature a budget containing a complete plan of expenditures proposed to be made before the close of the ensuing fiscal year and all moneys and revenues estimated to be available therefor, together with an explanation of the basis of such estimates and recommendations as to proposed legislation, if any, which the governor may deem necessary to provide moneys and revenues suffi- cient to meet such proposed expenditures. It shall also contain such other recommendations and information as the governor may deem proper and such additional information as may be required by law. THE BUDGET SHALL INCLUDE STATEMENTS OF ANY NEW LEGISLATION, AMENDMENT TO LEGIS- LATION, OR LIMITATION ON THE EFFECT OF ANY LEGISLATION CONTAINED IN THE BUDGET. § 2. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That section 3 of article 7 of the constitution be amended to read as follows: § 3. At the time of submitting the budget to the legislature the governor shall submit a bill or bills containing all the proposed appro- priations and reappropriations included in the budget and the proposed legislation, if any, recommended therein.
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