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A08555 Summary:

BILL NO    A08555D

SAME AS    SAME AS UNI. S06355-D

SPONSOR    Budget

COSPNSR    

MLTSPNSR   

Amd Various Laws, generally

Enacts into law major components of legislation necessary to implement the
public protection and general government budget for the 2014-2015 state fiscal
year; amends the vehicle and traffic law, in relation to the suspension and
revocation of certain driver's licenses for violations relating to the use of
mobile telephones and portable electronic devices while driving and increased
fines for such violations (Part B); to amend chapter 503 of the laws of 2009,
relating to the disposition of monies recovered by county district attorneys
before the filing of an accusatory instrument, in relation to the effectiveness
thereof (Part C); to amend the tax law, in relation to suspending the transfer
of monies into the emergency services revolving loan fund from the public
safety communications account (Part D); to amend the state technology law, the
general municipal law and the public officers law, in relation to supporting
the consolidation of state information technology resources (Part F); to amend
chapter 410 of the laws of 2009, amending the state finance law relating to
authorizing the aggregate purchases of energy for state agencies, institutions,
local governments, public authorities and public benefit corporations and
chapter 97 of the laws of 2011, amending the state finance law and other laws
relating to providing certain centralized service to political subdivisions and
extending the authority of the commissioner of general services to aggregate
purchases of energy for state agencies and political subdivisions, in relation
to extending the expiration dates for the provision of certain centralized
services and purchasing authorizations; and to amend the public authorities
law, in relation to authorizing local authorities to use federal general
service administration supply schedules and other governmental agencies for
purchasing contracts; and to amend chapter 308 of the laws of 2012 amending the
general municipal law relating to providing local governments greater contract
flexibility and cost savings by permitting certain shared purchasing among
political subdivisions, in relation to the effectiveness thereof; and providing
for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part G); to amend
the criminal procedure law, in relation to the prosecution of misconduct by
public servants, and in relation to including corrupting the government within
the definition of a designated offense; to amend the penal law, in relation to
attempting to commit the crime of bribery, in relation to establishing the
crime of corrupting the government, in relation to the crime of bribery, and
expands the crime of bribe receiving; to amend the legislative law, in relation
to lobbying; to amend the state finance law, in relation to cancellation and
disqualification of certain contracts; to amend the public officers law, in
relation to persons deemed incapable of holding a civil office; to amend the
tax law, in relation to certain tax credit limitations; to amend the public
officers law, in relation to financial disclosure; and to repeal section 17-158
of the election law relating to corrupt use of position or authority (Subpart
A); to amend the election law, in relation to the state board of elections
chief enforcement counsel; and to amend the criminal procedure law, in relation
to the chief enforcement counsel of the state board of elections (Subpart B);
to amend the election law, in relation to campaign finance reform and in
relation to campaign contribution limits and penalties for violations (Subpart
C); and to amend the election law, in relation to matching financing; and to
amend the state finance law, in relation to the New York state campaign finance
fund and the abandoned property fund; and providing for the repeal of such
provisions upon expiration thereof (Subpart D) (Part H); to provide for the
administration of certain funds and accounts related to the 2014-15 budget,
authorizing certain payments and transfers; to amend the state finance, in
relation to school lax relief fund; to amend the state finance law, in relation
to payments, transfers and deposits; to amend the state finance law, in
relation to the period for which appropriations can be made; to transfer
certain employees of the division of military and naval affairs to the office
of general services; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the
issuance of bonds and notes; to amend the state finance law, in relation to the
general fund; to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in
relation to funding project costs for certain capital projects; to amend
chapter 389 of the laws of 1997, relating to the financing of the correctional
facilities improvement fund and the youth facility improvement fund, in
relation to the issuance of bonds; to amend the private housing finance law, in
relation to housing program bonds and notes; to amend chapter 329 of the laws
of 1991, amending the state finance law and other laws relating to the
establishment of the dedicated highway and bridge trust fund, in relation to
the issuance of bonds; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the
dormitory authority; to amend chapter 61 of the laws of 2005, providing for the
administration of certain funds and accounts related to the 2005-2006 budget,
in relation to issuance of bonds by the urban development corporation; to amend
the state finance law, in relation to the creation of a fund for settlement
proceeds received by the New York state attorney general from J.P. Morgan
Securities LLC and related entities, and to provide for the transfer of money
between such fund and the general fund; to amend the New York state urban
development corporation act, in relation to the Clarkson-Trudeau partnership,
the New York genome center, the Cornell University college of veterinary
medicine, the Olympic regional development authority, a project at nano Utica,
Onondaga county revitalization projects; to amend the public authorities law,
in relation to the state environmental infrastructure projects; to amend the
state finance law, in relation to the New York state storm recovery capital
fund; to amend the New York state urban development corporation act, in
relation to authorizing the urban development corporation to issue bonds to
fund project costs for the implementation of a NY-CUNY challenge grant program;
to amend chapter 81 of the laws of 2002, providing for the administration of
certain funds and accounts related to the 2002-2003 budget, in relation to
increasing the aggregate amount of bonds to be issued by the New York state
urban development corporation; to amend the public authorities law, in relation
to financing the peace bridge and transportation capital projects; to amend the
public authorities law, in relation to dormitories at certain educational
institutions other than state operated institutions and statutory or contract
colleges under the jurisdiction of the state university of New York; to amend
the public authorities law, in relation to authorization for the issuance of
bonds for the capital restructuring bond finance program; to amend chapter 389
of the laws of 1997, providing for the financing of the correctional facilities
improvement fund and the youth facility improvement fund, in relation to the
issuance of bonds; to amend the public authorities law, in relation to
environmental remediation; to amend the New York state medical care facilities
finance agency act, in relation to bonds and mental health facilities
improvement notes; to amend chapter 174 of the laws of 1968, constituting the
New York state urban development corporation act, in relation to the aggregate
amount of and issuance of certain bonds; and to amend chapter 63 of the laws of
2005, relating to the composition and responsibilities of the New York state
higher education capital matching grant board, in relation to increasing the
amount of authorized matching capital grants; and providing for the repeal of
certain provisions upon expiration thereof (Part I); to amend the legislative
law, in relation to extending the expiration of payments to members of the
assembly serving in a special capacity; and to amend chapter 141 of the laws of
1994, amending the legislative law and the state finance law relating to the
operation and administration of the legislature, in relation to extending such
provisions (Part K); to amend the executive law, in relating to qualifications
for an annual annuity for parents of veterans (Part L); to amend the correction
law, in relation to the housing of prisoners and other persons in custody (Part
M); to amend the executive law, in relation to reporting on the function and
effectiveness of the gun involved violence elimination program (Part N); to
grant an exemption from certain provisions of the administrative code of the
city of New York relating to benefits pursuant to section 421-a of the real
property tax law (Part O); providing for the construction of a memorial to
employees of the department of corrections and community supervision who have
died in the line of duty and making available funds therefor (Part P); to amend
the tax law and the state finance law, in relation to the "statewide public
safety
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