Senate Bill S6431

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Allows for the donation of personal property of the state to certain not-for-profit organizations

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance 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

Do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.
Actions

co-Sponsors

2023-S6431 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6494
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §167, St Fin L

2023-S6431 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows for the donation of personal property of the state to certain pre-approved not-for-profit organizations; allows not-for-profit organizations to apply for pre-approval to receive surplus state property.

2023-S6431 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2023-S6431 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                             
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6431
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 19, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  COONEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
 
 AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to allowing  for  the
   donation  of  personal property of the state to certain not-for-profit
   organizations

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision 1 of section 167 of the state finance law, as
 added by chapter 83 of the laws of 1995, is amended and a  new  subdivi-
 sion 1-a is added to read as follows:
   1.  The head of a state agency having custody or control of such prop-
 erty, except vehicles, may: (a) dispose of such property  in  accordance
 with  applicable  express  statutory provisions, (b) reuse such property
 within the same state agency, (c) use the property in part payment on  a
 new item which may include, but shall not be limited to, use as a trade-
 in or use in a guaranteed brokerage arrangement, (d) with the consent of
 the  commissioner,  place such property in the custody or control of the
 office of general services for reuse by  other  state  agencies  or  for
 other  disposition, (E) WITH THE CONSENT OF THE COMMISSIONER, PLACE SUCH
 PROPERTY IN THE CUSTODY OR  CONTROL  OF  A  PRE-APPROVED  NOT-FOR-PROFIT
 ORGANIZATION,  or [(e)] (F) where the fair market value of such property
 is less than an amount established from time to time by the  commission-
 er,  dispose  of  such  property by such means as the head of such state
 agency deems to be in the best interest of the state.  Records  of  each
 disposition  shall  be  retained  by  the state agency disposing of such
 property and shall be subject to audit. Where personal property has been
 purchased from special funds, a state agency, upon  designation  of  the
 source  of  funds  from which such property was purchased, may condition
 the disposal of such property on the reimbursement of such special  fund
 in  the  amount of the fair market value of such property.  All proceeds
 realized on sale or other transfer and not otherwise  authorized  to  be
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD10719-01-3
              

Comments

Open Legislation is a forum for New York State legislation. All comments are subject to review and community moderation is encouraged.

Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity, hate or toxic speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Attempts to intimidate and silence contributors or deliberately deceive the public, including excessive or extraneous posting/posts, or coordinated activity, are prohibited and may result in the temporary or permanent banning of the user. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday. By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.

Create an account. An account allows you to sign petitions with a single click, officially support or oppose key legislation, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.