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File #: Int 1358-2016    Version: * Name: Expenditures of non-public funds to assist public officers in the performance of their duties.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Standards and Ethics
On agenda: 11/16/2016
Enactment date: 12/22/2016 Law number: 2016/190
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to expenditures of non-public funds to assist public officers in the performance of their duties
Sponsors: Brad S. Lander, Carlos Menchaca
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: This bill would require that expenditures of non-public funds to assist public officers in the performance of their duties be presumptively permissible.
Attachments: 1. Legislative History Report, 2. Summary of Int. No. 1358, 3. Int. No. 1358, 4. November 16, 2016 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 5. Committee Report 11/21/16, 6. Hearing Testimony 11/21/16, 7. Hearing Transcript 11/21/16, 8. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 11-16-16, 9. Committee Report 12/14/16, 10. Hearing Transcript 12/14/16, 11. December 15, 2016 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 12. Fiscal Impact Statement, 13. Mayor's Letter, 14. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 12-15-16, 15. Local Law 190, 16. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - December 15, 2016
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Int. No. 1358

By Council Members Lander and Menchaca

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to expenditures of non-public funds to assist public officers in the performance of their duties

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

                     Section 1. Paragraph a of subdivision 21 of section 3-702 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to add a new subparagraph 12, to read as follows:

12. Expenditures to facilitate, support, or otherwise assist in the execution or performance of the duties of public office.

§ 2. Subparagraphs 10 and 11 of paragraph a of subdivision 21 of section 3-702 of the administrative code of the city of New York are amended to read as follows:

10. Costs incurred in demonstrating eligibility for the ballot or public funds payments or defending against a claim that public funds must be repaid; [and]

11. Food and beverages provided to campaign workers and volunteers[.]; and

§ 3. Subdivision 2 of section 3-704 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to add a new paragraph (l), to read as follows:

(l) expenditures to facilitate, support, or otherwise assist in the execution or performance of the duties of public office.

§ 4. Paragraphs (j) and (k) of subdivision 2 of section 3-704 of the administrative code of the city of New York are amended to read as follows:

(j) payment of any penalty or fine imposed pursuant to federal, state or local law; [or]

(k) payments made through advances, except in the case of individual purchases in excess of two hundred fifty dollars[.]; or

§ 5. This local law takes effect 120 days after it becomes law.

 

BJR

LS 5155

11/03/16  8:04PM