assembly Bill A9965

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires contractors on public works projects to pay their subcontractors upon completion of work

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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May 02, 2016 referred to governmental operations

A9965 - Details

Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §139-f, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A2857
2011-2012: A10501

A9965 - Summary

Requires contractors on public works projects to pay their subcontractors upon completion of work.

A9965 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9965

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               May 2, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  RICHARDSON  -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to requiring contrac-
  tors on  public  works  projects  to  pay  their  subcontractors  upon
  completion of work

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 139-f of the state finance law, as
amended by section 16 of part MM of chapter 57 of the laws of  2008,  is
amended to read as follows:
  2.  Payment  by  contractors to subcontractors. [Within seven calendar
days of the receipt of any payment from the public owner] PAYMENT BY THE
CONTRACTOR TO A SUBCONTRACTOR OR MATERIALMAN  SHALL  NOT  BE  CONTINGENT
UPON  PAYMENT  BY  AN  OWNER  TO  THE CONTRACTOR. UPON COMPLETION OF THE
PERFORMANCE OF WORK OR MATERIALS SUPPLIED, the contractor shall pay each
of his subcontractors and materialmen the [proceeds  from  the]  payment
representing  the value of the work performed and/or materials furnished
by the subcontractor and/or materialman and reflecting the percentage of
the  subcontractor's  work  completed  or  the  materialman's   material
supplied  in  the  requisition  approved by the owner and based upon the
actual value of the subcontract or purchase order less an amount  neces-
sary to satisfy any claims, liens or judgments against the subcontractor
or  materialman  which  have  not  been suitably discharged and less any
retained amount as hereafter described. Failure by the contractor to pay
any subcontractor or materialman [within  seven  calendar  days  of  the
receipt  of  any  payment  from the public owner] UPON COMPLETION OF THE
PERFORMANCE OF WORK OR MATERIALS SUPPLIED shall result in the  commence-
ment  and  accrual  of  interest on amounts due to such subcontractor or
materialman for the period beginning on the  day  immediately  following
the  [expiration  of  such  seven calendar day period] COMPLETION OF THE
PERFORMANCE OF WORK OR MATERIALS SUPPLIED and  ending  on  the  date  on
which payment is made by the contractor to such subcontractor or materi-
alman.  Such  interest  payment  shall be the sole responsibility of the

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08676-01-5

assembly Bill A9953

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Authorizes educational institutions to agree to pay for all or a portion of the salaries and compensation payable to municipal school crossing guards

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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May 02, 2016 referred to education

A9953 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1533
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-a, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S1533

A9953 - Summary

Authorizes educational institutions to agree to pay for all or a portion of the salaries and compensation payable to municipal school crossing guards.

A9953 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  9953

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                               May 2, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. McDONALD -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Education

AN  ACT  to amend the  general municipal law, in relation to authorizing
  educational institutions to  pay  the  salaries  and  compensation  of
  school crossing guards

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Section 208-a of the general municipal law, as  amended  by
chapter 131 of the laws of 1967, is amended to read as follows:
  S 208-a. School guards.  The duly constituted authorities of any city,
town,  or village or any county police department or police district may
designate, authorize and appoint  such  a  number  of  persons  as  such
authority  shall  deem necessary, and at such salaries as such authority
shall deem advisable, as school crossing guards  to  aid  in  protecting
school  children going to and from school, and church crossing guards to
aid in protecting persons going to and from places of worship,  and  for
such  purpose  shall have power to control vehicular traffic within such
municipality. A PUBLIC SCHOOL, SCHOOL  DISTRICT,  BOARD  OF  COOPERATIVE
EDUCATIONAL  SERVICES AND ANY OTHER PUBLIC OR PRIVATE EDUCATIONAL INSTI-
TUTION MAY ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT WITH ANY CITY, TOWN, VILLAGE OR COUN-
TY POLICE DEPARTMENT OR POLICE DISTRICT WHEREBY SUCH EDUCATIONAL  INSTI-
TUTION  PAYS  ALL OR ANY PORTION OF THE SALARIES AND COMPENSATION OF THE
SCHOOL CROSSING GUARDS PROVIDING SERVICES TO THE STUDENTS OF SUCH INSTI-
TUTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07105-01-5