Meeting details for Finance

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*This meeting will be called off the floor.

The Senate Finance Committee will consider the following nomination:

Upon confirmation by the Senate Transportation Committee:

Jeffrey Hayden Lynford as Commissioner of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (TO APPEAR)

Frank A. Nocerino as a Member of the Republic Airport Commission (NOT APPEARING)

Bills on the Agenda

S328A-2013: Provides all blind and visually impaired patients with a large print version or an audio recording of the discharge plan and preadmission information, where provided
Sponsor: AVELLA
AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to providing all blind and visually impaired patients with a large print version or, upon request of the patient, with an audio recording of the discharge plan and preadmission information
S398-2013: Relates to the distribution of certain mandatory surcharges imposed for alcohol-related traffic convictions
Sponsor: Dilan
AN ACT to amend the vehicle and traffic law and the penal law, in relation to distribution of certain mandatory surcharges imposed for alcohol-related traffic convictions
S737A-2013: Relates to verification of a name change
Sponsor: FUSCHILLO
AN ACT to amend the civil rights law, in relation to verification of a name change
S1191-2013: Relates to preventing defendants from making any profit from their crimes
Sponsor: Flanagan
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to a defendant profiting from his or her crime
S1481-2013: Requires notification to victims upon the conditional release of an inmate convicted of a crime against a member of the same family or household
Sponsor: Marcellino
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to notification of certain persons upon the conditional release of an inmate convicted of a crime against a member of the same family or household
S1686-2013: Establishes a synthetic cannabinoid and substituted cathinone surrender program and relates to controlled substances; repealer
Sponsor: Flanagan
AN ACT to establish a synthetic cannabinoid and substituted cathinone surrender program; to amend the public health law and the penal law, in relation to controlled substances; to repeal certain provisions of the public health law, relating to controlled substances; and providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof
S1850A-2013: Enacts "Brittany's Law" requiring registration of violent felony offenders
Sponsor: NOZZOLIO
AN ACT to amend the penal law and the correction law, in relation to enacting "Brittany's Law"
S1903-2013: Authorizes the head of any correctional institution to charge taxes on sales of commissaries and canteens
Sponsor: NOZZOLIO
AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to charging taxes on sales of commissaries and canteens
S1957-2013: Designates the month of September as firefighter, police officer and emergency medical technician appreciation month
Sponsor: Golden
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to designating the month of September as firefighter, police officer and emergency medical technician appreciation month
S2459-2013: Provides that certain sex offenders who are released on parole or sentenced to probation may not enter public, association or free libraries
Sponsor: Lanza
AN ACT to amend the executive law and the penal law, in relation to preventing certain sex offenders who are released on parole or sentenced to probation from entering public, association or free libraries
S2612-2013: Limits temporary detention of defendants in violation of their release in a local correctional facility to 72 hours before transfer to state custody
Sponsor: Young
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to temporary detention of persons whose presumptive release, parole, conditional release or post-release supervision alleged to have violated the terms of their release
S2750A-2013: Requiring hospitals to offer hepatitis C testing
Sponsor: HANNON
AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to requiring hospitals to offer hepatitis C testing; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof
S3035-2013: Raises the threshold for estate tax under applicable internal revenue code provisions
Sponsor: DEFRANCISCO
AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to raising the threshold for estate tax under applicable internal revenue code provisions
S3382-2013: Provides for a deduction from personal gross income for expenses incurred in the adoption of a child in the foster care system
Sponsor: Hassell-Thompson
AN ACT to amend the tax law, in relation to providing for a deduction from personal gross income for expenses incurred in the adoption of a child in the foster care system
S3484A-2013: Relates to project labor agreements for public work projects
Sponsor: RANZENHOFER
AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, the state finance law and the labor law, in relation to project labor agreements for public work projects; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof
S4050-2013: Establishes the taxpayer access to publicly funded research act
Sponsor: ROBACH
AN ACT to establish the taxpayer access to publicly funded research act
S4133-2013: Requires unanimous agreement by the parole board to release an inmate on parole
Sponsor: GOLDEN
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to requiring unanimous agreement by the parole board to release an inmate on parole
S4165-2013: Requires website providing sex offender registry information to be searchable by the zip code of a registrant's employment
Sponsor: Lanza
AN ACT to amend the correction law, in relation to information contained in the sex offender registry
S4227-2013: Authorizes the use of moneys in the open space account of the environmental protection fund for the support of the Historic Hudson-Hoosic Rivers Partnership
Sponsor: MARCHIONE
AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to expenditure of moneys of the open space account in the environmental protection fund
S4345-2013: Relates to eligibility and awards to certain family members for crime scene clean-up
Sponsor: GALLIVAN
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to eligibility of and awards to certain family members for crime scene clean-up
S4355-2013: Consolidates provisions relating to telemedicine and telehealth into a single article of the public health law; repealer
Sponsor: YOUNG
AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to telemedicine and telehealth; and to repeal certain provisions of such law relating thereto
S4637A-2013: Relates to mandatory continuing education for social workers
Sponsor: LAVALLE
AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to mandatory continuing education for social workers
S5200-2013: Includes the city of Syracuse in the capital district off track betting region
Sponsor: DEFRANCISCO
AN ACT to amend the racing, pari-mutuel wagering and breeding law, in relation to including the city of Syracuse in the capital district off track betting region
S5209-2013: Provides state assistance to certain counties in which an Indian nation is located
Sponsor: NOZZOLIO
AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to state assistance to certain counties in which an Indian nation is located
S5241-2013: Authorizes the commissioner of general services to convey a parcel of land upon the Green Haven correctional facility to the Safe Haven Animal Shelter and Wildlife Center
Sponsor: Ball
AN ACT to authorize the commissioner of general services to transfer and convey certain unappropriated state land to the Safe Haven Animal Shelter and Wildlife Center
S5407-2013: Directs the office of general services to conduct a study relating to the feasibility and advisability of establishing an office of risk assessment and management
Sponsor: KLEIN
AN ACT to direct the office of general services to conduct a study to examine, evaluate and make recommendations relating to the feasibility and advisability of establishing an office of risk assessment and management
S5490-2013: Relates to deductions from salary of employees of the state police
Sponsor: GOLDEN
AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to deductions from salaries of employees of the state police