2016-17 NY State Budget

Get Updates On Important News And Legislation On The 2016-17 State Budget.

Governor Andrew Cuomo has unveiled his new Executive Budget Proposal for the 2016-2017 Fiscal Year.  

For the past five years, the State Senate has successfully worked in a bi-partisan way to enact final, on-time budgets that achieve our key goals of controlling taxes and spending, creating jobs, and investing in key areas like education and the environment. 

This year, the Members of the State Senate are once again looking forward to negotiating a soundly balanced, on-time State Budget that helps expand opportunities, keeps our State moving forward, and reflects the priorities and aspirations of all New Yorkers.  

Below, you can review a wide array of documents related to the Governor's budget proposal, including briefing books and specific budget bills.

As we now begin our open, public process of carefully reviewing the Governor's proposal, your views and input on his budget plan are critical.  So whether your top priority is cutting taxes, helping small businesses, or increasing investment in key areas like education or environmental protection, your opinions are always greatly appreciated.  

Click here to Let Your Voice Be Heard.

We encourage you to visit this section of our website on a regular basis to learn more about the Governor's new budget proposal, and to stay up-to-date on new developments as the budget review and approval process moves forward.


Staff Report on the SFY 2017 Adopted Budget



Final State Budget Legislation

Article 7 Legislation:

Public Protection and General Government (S.6405-C)

Transportation, Economic Development and Environmental Conservation (S.6408-C)

Health and Mental Hygiene (S.6407-C)

Education, Labor and Family Assistance (S.6406-C)


Appropriation Bills 2016-17

State Operations Budget Bill (S 6400-D/A 9000-D)

Legislature and Judiciary Budget Bill (S 6401-A/A 9001-A) 

Debt Budget Bill (S 6402/A 9002)

Aid to Localities Budget Bill (S 6403-D/A 9003-D)

Capital Projects Budget Bill (S 6404-D/A 9004-D)

School Aid

2016 School Aid Runs (pdf)


SFY 2017 CHIPS Runs (pdf)



Senate Budget Resolution

FY 2017 Economic and Revenue Review (pdf)

FY2017 30-Day Amendments Summary (pdf)

Staff Analysis of the FY17 Executive Budget - White Book (pdf)
Joint Legislative Budget Schedule
Legislature Announces Joint Budget Hearing Schedule


2016-17 Appropriations Bills


2016-17 Article VII Bills


Freestanding Article VII Bills


2016-17 Memoranda in Support


Article VII


Freestanding Article VII