Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Apr 10, 2023||
referred to finance
Senate Bill S6266
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S6266 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S6266 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6266 SPONSOR: SANDERS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to withholding the gover- nor's salary until the legislative passage of the budget occurs PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would withhold the governor's salary until the legislative passage of the budget occurs. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: 1. If legislative passage of the budget has not occurred prior to the first day of any fiscal year, the governor's bi-weekly salary installment payments to be paid on or after such day shall be withheld and not paid until such legislative passage of the budget has occurred whereupon bi-weekly salary installment payments shall resume and an amount equal to the accrued, withheld and unpaid installments shall be promptly paid. 2. For the purposes of this section, "legisla-
2023-S6266 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6266 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 10, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to withholding the gover- nor's salary until the legislative passage of the budget occurs THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 13 to read as follows: § 13. COMPENSATION OF THE GOVERNOR; LEGISLATIVE PASSAGE OF THE BUDGET. 1. IF LEGISLATIVE PASSAGE OF THE BUDGET HAS NOT OCCURRED PRIOR TO THE FIRST DAY OF ANY FISCAL YEAR, THE GOVERNOR'S BI-WEEKLY SALARY INSTALL- MENT PAYMENTS TO BE PAID ON OR AFTER SUCH DAY SHALL BE WITHHELD AND NOT PAID UNTIL SUCH LEGISLATIVE PASSAGE OF THE BUDGET HAS OCCURRED WHEREUPON BI-WEEKLY SALARY INSTALLMENT PAYMENTS SHALL RESUME AND AN AMOUNT EQUAL TO THE ACCRUED, WITHHELD AND UNPAID INSTALLMENTS SHALL BE PROMPTLY PAID. 2. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, "LEGISLATIVE PASSAGE OF THE BUDG- ET" SHALL MEAN THAT THE APPROPRIATION BILL OR BILLS SUBMITTED BY THE GOVERNOR PURSUANT TO SECTION THREE OF ARTICLE SEVEN OF THE STATE CONSTI- TUTION HAVE BEEN FINALLY ACTED ON BY BOTH HOUSES OF THE LEGISLATURE IN ACCORDANCE WITH ARTICLE SEVEN OF THE STATE CONSTITUTION AND THE STATE COMPTROLLER HAS DETERMINED THAT SUCH APPROPRIATION BILL OR BILLS THAT HAVE BEEN FINALLY ACTED ON BY THE LEGISLATURE ARE SUFFICIENT FOR THE ONGOING OPERATION AND SUPPORT OF STATE GOVERNMENT AND LOCAL ASSISTANCE FOR THE ENSUING FISCAL YEAR. IN ADDITION, LEGISLATION SUBMITTED BY THE GOVERNOR PURSUANT TO SECTION THREE OF ARTICLE SEVEN OF THE STATE CONSTI- TUTION DETERMINED NECESSARY BY THE LEGISLATURE FOR THE EFFECTIVE IMPLE- MENTATION OF SUCH APPROPRIATION BILL OR BILLS SHALL HAVE BEEN ACTED ON. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10713-02-3
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