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File #: Int 0006-2014    Version: * Name: Requiring public-facing disclosure of campaign spending.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Governmental Operations
On agenda: 2/4/2014
Enactment date: 8/28/2014 Law number: 2014/040
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring public-facing disclosure of campaign spending.
Sponsors: Daniel R. Garodnick, Margaret S. Chin, Laurie A. Cumbo, Daniel Dromm , Julissa Ferreras-Copeland, Vincent J. Gentile, David G. Greenfield, Andy L. King, Peter A. Koo, Rory I. Lancman, Stephen T. Levin, Mark Levine, Annabel Palma, Helen K. Rosenthal, Jumaane D. Williams, Andrew Cohen, James Vacca, Corey D. Johnson, Ritchie J. Torres, Inez E. Dickens, Alan N. Maisel, Costa G. Constantinides, I. Daneek Miller, Elizabeth S. Crowley, Deborah L. Rose, Chaim M. Deutsch, Rosie Mendez, Ruben Wills, Ben Kallos, Mark S. Weprin, James G. Van Bramer, Karen Koslowitz, Carlos Menchaca, Paul A. Vallone, Maria Del Carmen Arroyo, Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Inez D. Barron, Steven Matteo, Brad S. Lander, The Public Advocate (Ms. James)
Council Member Sponsors: 40
Attachments: 1. Committee Report 4/25/14, 2. Hearing Testimony 4/25/14, 3. Hearing Transcript 4/25/14, 4. Committee Report 8/20/14, 5. Hearing Testimony 8/20/14, 6. Hearing Transcript 8/20/14, 7. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 8-21-14, 8. Fiscal Impact Statement, 9. Mayor's Letter, 10. Local Law 40, 11. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - August 21, 2014
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
8/28/2014*Daniel R. Garodnick City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/28/2014*Daniel R. Garodnick Mayor Signed Into Law by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/28/2014*Daniel R. Garodnick Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/21/2014*Daniel R. Garodnick City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/21/2014*Daniel R. Garodnick City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
8/20/2014*Daniel R. Garodnick Committee on Governmental Operations Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/20/2014*Daniel R. Garodnick Committee on Governmental Operations Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/25/2014*Daniel R. Garodnick Committee on Governmental Operations Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/25/2014*Daniel R. Garodnick Committee on Governmental Operations Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/4/2014*Daniel R. Garodnick City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
2/4/2014*Daniel R. Garodnick City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
Int. No. 6
By Council Members Garodnick, Chin, Cumbo, Dromm, Ferreras, Gentile, Greenfield, King, Koo, Lancman, Levin, Levine, Palma, Rosenthal, Williams, Cohen, Vacca, Johnson, Torres, Dickens, Maisel, Constantinides, Miller, Crowley, Rose, Deutsch, Mendez, Wills, Kallos, Weprin, Van Bramer, Koslowitz, Menchaca, Vallone, Arroyo, Rodriguez, Barron, Matteo, Lander and the Public Advocate (Ms. James)
 
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring public-facing disclosure of campaign spending.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
 
      Section 1. Section 3-703 of the administrative code is amended by adding a new subdivision 16 to read as follows:
      16. (a) Whenever the authorized or principal committee of any participating, limited participating, or non-participating candidate pays for any literature, advertisement or other communication, such communication shall disclose that the communication has been paid for by such candidate or committee.
(b) Whenever a participating, limited participating, or non-participating candidate, or the authorized or principal committee of such a candidate, authorizes any individual or entity other than such participating, limited participating, or non-participating candidate, or the authorized or principal committee of such a candidate, to pay for any literature, advertisement or other communication in support of or in opposition to any candidate in any covered election, such communication shall disclose that the communication has been authorized by such candidate or committee.
      ยง2. This local law shall take effect six months after its enactment; provided, however, that the campaign finance board may promulgate rules as may be necessary for the purpose of implementing and carrying out the provisions of this local law, prior to its effective date.
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3/3/2014