Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 08, 2023||
returned to senate
ordered to third reading rules cal.737
substituted for a7404
|Jun 05, 2023||
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
|May 30, 2023||
ordered to third reading cal.1404
committee discharged and committed to rules
|May 22, 2023||
reported and committed to finance
|May 16, 2023||
referred to procurement and contracts
Senate Bill S6941
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate & Assembly
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S6941 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S6941 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6941 SPONSOR: COONEY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state finance law, in relation to requiring the public posting of certain contracts otherwise subject to prior approval of the comptroller PURPOSE: This legislation amends the State Finance Law to require all current and future exempted and emergency State contracts to be publicly posted. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of this bill amends the State Finance Law by adding a new section 149 to provide the following: State Finance Law section 149 (1) provides definitions for "emergency contracts" and "exempted contracts" as they are used in this section.
2023-S6941 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6941 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 16, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. COONEY -- (at request of the State Comptroller) -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Procurement and Contracts AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to requiring the public posting of certain contracts otherwise subject to prior approval of the comptroller THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The state finance law is amended by adding a new section 149 to read as follows: § 149. CERTAIN CONTRACTS TO BE PUBLICLY POSTED. 1. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING DEFINITIONS SHALL APPLY: (A) "EMERGENCY CONTRACT" SHALL MEAN: (I) ANY CONTRACT OTHERWISE SUBJECT TO PRIOR APPROVAL BY THE COMP- TROLLER PURSUANT TO SECTION ONE HUNDRED TWELVE OF THIS CHAPTER, WHICH IS EXECUTED OR MADE EFFECTIVE IN ACCORDANCE WITH AN EXECUTIVE ORDER OF THE GOVERNOR TEMPORARILY SUSPENDING SUCH LAW, OR ANY PART THEREOF, PURSUANT TO HIS OR HER AUTHORITY UNDER SECTION TWENTY-NINE-A OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW; AND (II) ANY CONTRACT OTHERWISE ELIGIBLE FOR PRIOR APPROVAL BY THE COMP- TROLLER PURSUANT TO ANY PROVISION OF LAW, INCLUDING SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT HUNDRED SEVENTY-NINE-A OF THE PUBLIC AUTHORITIES LAW, WHICH IS EXECUTED OR MADE EFFECTIVE IN ACCORDANCE WITH AN EXECUTIVE ORDER OF THE GOVERNOR TEMPORARILY SUSPENDING SUCH LAW, OR ANY PART THEREOF, PURSUANT TO HIS OR HER AUTHORITY UNDER SECTION TWENTY-NINE-A OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW. (B) "EXEMPTED CONTRACT" SHALL MEAN: (I) ANY CONTRACT OTHERWISE SUBJECT TO PRIOR APPROVAL BY THE COMP- TROLLER PURSUANT TO SECTION ONE HUNDRED TWELVE OF THIS CHAPTER, WHICH IS EXECUTED OR MADE EFFECTIVE IN ACCORDANCE WITH ANY PROVISION OF LAW EXPRESSLY AND SPECIFICALLY SUSPENDING THE PROVISIONS OF, EXEMPTING, OR EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10212-01-3 S. 6941 2
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