Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 01, 2023||
referred to finance
Senate Bill S7502
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-S7502 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S7502 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Directs the comptroller to review and provide a recommendation of approval or modifications, for submission for federal approval of any tribal-state compact approved or executed between the state of New York, the governor, or his or her designee and an Indian nation or tribe.
2023-S7502 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7502 SPONSOR: BORRELLO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state finance law, in relation to comptroller over- sight of tribal-state compacts prior to federal approval PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill authorizes the Comptroller to review and provide a recommenda- tion of approval of or modification to any tribal-state compact approved or executed between the state, the governor (or his/her designee) and an Indian nation or tribe. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 adds a new subdivision to Section 8 of Article 2 of the State Finance Law which sets out the state Comptroller's duties. This section would authorize the Comptroller to review and provide a recommendation of approval of or modifications to any tribal-state compact approved or executed between New York State, the Governor or his/her designee and an
2023-S7502 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7502 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E June 1, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BORRELLO -- 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 comptroller over- sight of tribal-state compacts prior to federal approval THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 8 of the state finance law is amended by adding a new subdivision 21 to read as follows: 21. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISION OF LAW, REVIEW AND PROVIDE A RECOMMENDATION OF APPROVAL OR MODIFICATIONS, FOR SUBMISSION FOR FEDERAL APPROVAL OF ANY TRIBAL-STATE COMPACT APPROVED OR EXECUTED BETWEEN THE STATE OF NEW YORK, THE GOVERNOR, OR HIS OR HER DESIGNEE AND AN INDIAN NATION OR TRIBE, PURSUANT TO THE INDIAN GAMING REGULATORY ACT OF 1988 (P.L. 100-497; 25 U.S.C. §§ 2701-2721 AND 187 U.S.C. §§ 1166-1168). WHEN REVIEWING AND PROVIDING A RECOMMENDATION OF APPROVAL OR MODIFICATIONS, THE COMPTROLLER SHALL CONSIDER THE FOLLOWING FACTORS: A. WHETHER PROPER PROCEDURES WERE FOLLOWED BY THE GOVERNOR OR HIS OR HER DESIGNEE AND ANY OTHER PARTIES THAT HAVE ENTERED INTO A RECUSAL AGREEMENT IF A RECUSAL WAS WARRANTED AND/OR OCCURRED; B. DIRECT LOBBYING BY INTERESTED PARTIES AND CONTINUED COMPLIANCE WITH ANY APPLICABLE RECUSAL AGREEMENTS; C. WHETHER THE AGREEMENT TO REVENUE SHARE BETWEEN AN INDIAN NATION OR TRIBE AND THE STATE IS COMMENSURATE WITH EXCLUSIVITY VALUE AS REQUIRED BY FEDERAL LAW; AND D. ANY OTHER FACTOR THE COMPTROLLER DEEMS RELEVANT. NOTHING IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE CONSTRUED TO AFFECT THE EXISTING AUTHORITY OF THE GOVERNOR UNDER THE STATE CONSTITUTION AND LAWS TO EXECUTE TRIBAL-STATE COMPACTS, PROVIDED HOWEVER SUCH TRIBAL-STATE COMPACT SHALL NOT BE SENT FOR FEDERAL APPROVAL UNTIL SUCH TRIBAL-STATE COMPACT SHALL HAVE BEEN REVIEWED AND EITHER RECOMMENDED FOR APPROVAL OR EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD11692-02-3 S. 7502 2
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