Senate Bill S5499A

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Relates to reporting requirements on small nonprofits

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Ethics And Internal Governance Committee


  • Introduced
    • In Committee Assembly
    • In Committee Senate
    • On Floor Calendar Assembly
    • On Floor Calendar Senate
    • Passed Assembly
    • Passed Senate
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed By Governor

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2023-S5499 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Ethics And Internal Governance
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1-e, 1-h & 1-j, Leg L

2023-S5499 - Summary

Relates to reporting requirements on small nonprofits which lobby before the government.

2023-S5499 - Sponsor Memo

2023-S5499 - Bill Text download pdf

                             
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   5499
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               March 6, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- 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, in relation to relieving  reporting
   requirements on small nonprofits
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph 4 of subdivision (a) of section 1-e of the legis-
 lative law, as amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2005, is  amended  to
 read as follows:
   (4)  Such  biennial  filings  shall  be completed on or before January
 first of the first year of a biennial cycle commencing in calendar  year
 two  thousand  five  and  thereafter,  by  those  persons  who have been
 retained, employed or designated  as  lobbyist  on  or  before  December
 fifteenth  of  the  previous calendar year and who reasonably anticipate
 that in the coming year they will  expend,  incur  or  receive  combined
 reportable compensation and expenses in an amount in excess of two thou-
 sand  dollars  in  years  prior to calendar year two thousand six [and],
 five thousand dollars [commencing in] IN YEARS BETWEEN two thousand  six
 AND TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-THREE AND TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS COMMENCING IN TWO
 THOUSAND  TWENTY-FOUR;  for those lobbyists retained, employed or desig-
 nated after the previous December fifteenth, and for those lobbyists who
 subsequent to  their  retainer,  employment  or  designation  reasonably
 anticipate  combined  reportable  compensation and expenses in excess of
 such amount, such filing must be completed within fifteen days thereaft-
 er, but in no event later than ten days after the  actual  incurring  or
 receiving of such reportable compensation and expenses.
   §  2.  Paragraphs  (iii) and (iv) of subdivision (e) of section 1-e of
 the legislative law, as amended by section 1 of part S of chapter 62  of
 the laws of 2003, are amended to read as follows:

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04860-01-3
 S. 5499                             2
              

2023-S5499A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Ethics And Internal Governance
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1-e, 1-h & 1-j, Leg L

2023-S5499A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to reporting requirements on small nonprofits which lobby before the government.

2023-S5499A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2023-S5499A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                             
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  5499--A
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               March 6, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Ethics and Internal Gover-
   nance -- recommitted to the Committee on Ethics  and  Internal  Gover-
   nance   in  accordance  with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee
 
 AN ACT to amend the legislative law, in relation to relieving  reporting
   requirements on small nonprofits
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph 4 of subdivision (a) of section 1-e of the legis-
 lative law, as amended by chapter 1 of the laws of 2005, is  amended  to
 read as follows:
   (4)  Such  biennial  filings  shall  be completed on or before January
 first of the first year of a biennial cycle commencing in calendar  year
 two  thousand  five  and  thereafter,  by  those  persons  who have been
 retained, employed or designated  as  lobbyist  on  or  before  December
 fifteenth  of  the  previous calendar year and who reasonably anticipate
 that in the coming year they will  expend,  incur  or  receive  combined
 reportable compensation and expenses in an amount in excess of two thou-
 sand  dollars  in years prior to calendar year two thousand six and five
 thousand dollars commencing in two thousand six OR, WHERE SUCH  LOBBYIST
 IS  QUALIFIED  AS  AN EXEMPT ORGANIZATION OR ENTITY BY THE UNITED STATES
 DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY  UNDER  SECTION  501(C)(3)  OF  THE  INTERNAL
 REVENUE  CODE,  TEN  THOUSAND DOLLARS COMMENCING IN TWO THOUSAND TWENTY-
 FIVE; for those lobbyists retained, employed  or  designated  after  the
 previous  December  fifteenth, and for those lobbyists who subsequent to
 their retainer, employment or designation reasonably anticipate combined
 reportable compensation and expenses in  excess  of  such  amount,  such
 filing must be completed within fifteen days thereafter, but in no event

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04860-02-4
 S. 5499--A                          2
              

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