Bill S5405-2013

Provides for financial disclosure by employees of state operated campus foundations, including the Research Foundation of the State University of New York

Provides for financial disclosure by employees of state operated campus foundations, including the Research Foundation of the State University of New York.

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Actions

  • Jun 20, 2014: COMMITTED TO RULES
  • May 19, 2014: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • May 14, 2014: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 13, 2014: 1ST REPORT CAL.701
  • Jan 8, 2014: REFERRED TO HIGHER EDUCATION
  • Jun 21, 2013: COMMITTED TO RULES
  • Jun 4, 2013: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • Jun 3, 2013: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 30, 2013: 1ST REPORT CAL.909
  • May 16, 2013: REFERRED TO HIGHER EDUCATION

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VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Higher Education - May 30, 2013
Ayes (17): LaValle, Flanagan, Gallivan, Griffo, Maziarz, Ritchie, Robach, Savino, Seward, Valesky, Zeldin, Stavisky, Krueger, Parker, Rivera, Serrano, Espaillat
Ayes W/R (2): Grisanti, Kennedy
VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Higher Education - May 13, 2014
Ayes (17): LaValle, Flanagan, Gallivan, Griffo, Maziarz, Ritchie, Robach, Savino, Seward, Valesky, Zeldin, Stavisky, Krueger, Parker, Rivera, Serrano, Espaillat
Ayes W/R (2): Grisanti, Kennedy

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S5405

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to financial disclosure by employees of state operated campus foundations, including the Research Foundation of the State University of New York

PURPOSE: To make the requirements for foundation employees in regard to financial disclosure consistent with those required for the State University of New York.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1. Amends the education law to add a new subdivision 6-b requiring state operated campus foundation employees to be subject to financial disclosure pursuant to section 73-a of the public officers law and to clarify that the salaries of such employees shall be open to the public.

Section 2. Sets forth the effective date.

JUSTIFICATION: Currently, law provides that SUNY employees fill out financial disclosure forms filed with the New York State Legislative Ethics Commission. This bill would make the requirements for foundation employees in regard to financial disclosure consistent with those required for the State University of New York and would further clarify that salaries of such employees be open to the public.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:. New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediately.


Text

STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 5405 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE May 16, 2013 ___________
Introduced by Sen. LAVALLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to financial disclosure by employees of state operated campus foundations, including the Research Foundation of the State University of New York THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 355 of the education law is amended by adding a new subdivision 6-b to read as follows: 6-B. EMPLOYEES OF STATE OPERATED CAMPUS FOUNDATIONS, INCLUDING EMPLOY- EES OF THE RESEARCH FOUNDATION OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK, SHALL BE SUBJECT TO FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE PURSUANT TO SECTION SEVENTY-THREE-A OF THE PUBLIC OFFICERS LAW AND INFORMATION REGARDING THE SALARIES OF SUCH EMPLOYEES SHALL BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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