|SAME AS||SAME AS S04817-A|
|COSPNSR||Magnarelli, McDonough, Giglio JM, Gonzalez-Rojas, Epstein, Burdick, O'Donnell, Hevesi, Galef, Carroll, Englebright|
|Amd §§172 & 172-b, Exec L|
|Prohibits the disclosure of the names, addresses and telephone numbers of contributors and the amounts contributed that are reported on financial disclosure reports of certain not-for-profit organizations.|
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STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 1141--A 2021-2022 Regular Sessions IN ASSEMBLY January 7, 2021 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. PAULIN, MAGNARELLI, McDONOUGH, J. M. GIGLIO, GONZALEZ-ROJAS, EPSTEIN, BURDICK, O'DONNELL -- read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to prohibiting the disclosure of certain information required on financial disclosure reports of certain not-for-profit organizations The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem- bly, do enact as follows: 1 Section 1. Subdivision 8 of section 172 of the executive law, as 2 amended by chapter 43 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read as 3 follows: 4 8. Forms, financial reports, professional fund raisers' contracts, and 5 other documents required to be filed pursuant to this article become 6 public records of the attorney general, except that where such records 7 are forms including the names, addresses or telephone numbers of 8 contributors and amounts contributed by them, such names, addresses, and 9 telephone numbers of contributors and amounts contributed by them shall 10 not be a public record and shall not be subject to disclosure pursuant 11 to article six of the public officers law, and the attorney general 12 shall keep such information confidential, except when authorized by a 13 court order, and use it solely for the purpose of conducting investi- 14 gations and litigation to enforce the not-for-profit corporation and 15 religious corporation laws, the provisions of this article, article 16 eight of the estates, powers and trusts law, and the attorney general's 17 other authority to oversee charities and charitable assets. 18 § 2. Subdivision 9 of section 172-b of the executive law, as added by 19 section 1 of part UU of chapter 55 of the laws of 2020, is amended to 20 read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02800-04-1A. 1141--A 2 1 9. Any registered charitable organization [ that is required to file an2 annual financial report pursuant to subdivision one or two of this3 section, or] that is required to file a funding disclosure report pursu- 4 ant to section one hundred seventy-two-e of this article, and/or a 5 financial disclosure report pursuant to section one hundred 6 seventy-two-f of this article for a reporting period during the applica- 7 ble fiscal year shall also be required to file such annual financial 8 report, including all required forms and attachments, with the depart- 9 ment of state. 10 § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.