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2017 Budget FOIL

 


CJA's December 2, 2016 FOIL/records request to Senate & Assembly --
"RE:  The Legislature's Certified Itemized Estimates of its Financial Needs for Fiscal Year 2017-2018, as Required by Article VII, §1 of the New York State Constitution"

        Assembly's December 5, 2016 response with ENCLOSED BUDGET

         Senate's December 9, 2016 response 

 

CJA's December 9, 2016 FOIL/Records Request to Office of Court Administration --
"RE: Chief Administrative Judge Marks' approvals of increases, decreases, and interchanges
in fiscal year 2016-2017, as authorized by §2 of Legislative/Judiciary Budget Bill #S.6401-a/A.9001-a"

           OCA's December 9, 2016 acknowledgment

 

CJA's January 23, 2017 FOIL request to the Assembly --
"RE:  (1) Assembly Rule IV, §2(a) 'weekly time and day scheduled" for the meetings of each of the Assembly standing committees; (2) the MISSING 38th Assembly standing committee: referred-to in the Legislature's proposed budget, but not among the 37 enumerated by Assembly Rule IV, §1(a) or listed on the Assembly website"

             Assembly's January 27, 2017 response
             enclosures    #1   #2    #3

        
Assembly's January 31, 2017 clarification

 

 

CJA's February 17, 2017 FOIL/Records Request to Senate, Assembly, & Judiciary --
"RE: The $2.4 million judicial salary increase reported by the Senate Majority’s “White Book” and the Assembly Majority’s “Yellow Book” as included in the Judiciary’s budget for fiscal year 2017-2018"

            Assembly's February 27, 2017 responding letter & enclosure

         CJA's March 2, 2017 request for clarification

         Assembly's March 6, 2017 response

 

CJA's March 6, 2017 FOIL/Record Request to Senate, Assembly & Comptroller --
RE: The 'Audit Committee' consisting of the chairs and ranking members of the Senate Finance Committee and ranking members of the Senate Finance Committee and Assembly Ways & Means Committee -- as recited in the Legislature's budget narratives"

       Comptroller's March 7, 2017 acknowledgment 
    
Comptroller's April 10, 2017 extension letter
      Comptroller's June 29, 2017 responding letter    enclosure

       Senate's March 13, 2017 response   enclosure

     Assembly's March 13, 2017 response
                  enclosure: FY 2013-2014 audit plan presentation
                  enclosure: FY 2014-2015 audit plan presentation
                      enclosure: FY 2015-2016 audit plan presentation

 

 

CJA's March 23, 2017 FOIL request --
"RE: Joint Certificates for the Legislature's General Budget Conference Committee for Fiscal Year 2017-2018 --
& for its 'Public Protection' & 'General Government' Subcommittees"

         Assembly's March 29, 2017 response -- enclosed certificate
 
         Senate's March 30, 2017 response -- enclosed certificate

 

 

 

CJA's March 24, 2017 FOIL to Senate

"RE: "March 13, 2017 'amending' of Governor Cuomo's budget bills for fiscal year 2017-2018"

 

           Senate's March 31, 2017 responding e-mail          website link

 

           CJA's April 4, 2017 request for clarification

          CJA's April 28, 2017 follow-up

 


CJA's March 24, 2017 FOIL to Senate
"RE: March 12, 2016 'amending' of Governor Cuomo's budget bills for fiscal year 2016-2017"

 

         Senate's March 31, 2017 responing e-mail    website link

         CJA's May 4, 2017 request for clarification


 

CJA's March 27, 2017 FOIL to Senate

"RE: March 20, 2017 'amending' of Governor Cuomo's Debt Service Budget Bill #S.2002 for fiscal year 2017-2018"

 

         Senate's April 3, 2017 response

 

        CJA's May 4, 2017 request for clarification 

 


CJA's March 24, 2017 FOIL to Assembly
"RE: March 13, 2017 'amending' of Governor Cuomo's budget bills for fiscal year 2017-2018"

 

              Assembly's March 30, 2017 response  

         
 May 4, 2017 request for clarification


CJA's March 24, 2017 FOIL to Assembly
"RE: March 11, 2016 'amending' of Governor Cuomo's budget bills for fiscal year 2016-2017"

 

              Assembly's March 30, 2017 response

 

             CJA's May 4, 2017 request for clarification 


 


CJA's March 27, 2017 FOIL to Assembly
"RE: March 20, 2017 'amending' of Governor Cuomo's Debt Service Budget Bill #A.3002 for fiscal year 2017-2018"

     
 Assembly's April 3, 2017 acknowledgment

        Assembly's April 13, 2017 response      enclosed amended bill   
                                                                     March 22, 2017 Assembly Ways & Means
                                                                     March 22, 2017 Assembly Rules

 

         CJA's May 4, 2017 request for clarification 

 


 


CJA's April 5, 2017 FOIL to Senate, Assembly & Governor --
"RE: Governor Cuomo's 'Messages of Necessity' for all Budget Bills for Fiscal Year 2017-2018, Including for his Extender Budget Bills"

         Assembly's April 12, 2017 responding letter
                   Message of Necessity: Extender Budget Bill: #S.5491/A.7067      
                   Message of Necessity: Extender Budget Bill:  #S.5492/A.7068
                   Message of Necessity: #A.3000-D/S.2000-D
                   Message of Necessity: #A.3003-D/A.2003-D
                   Message of Necessity: #A.3004-D/S.2004-D
                   Message of Necessity: #S.2005-C/A.3005-C
                   Message of Necessity: #S.2006-C/A.3006-C
                   Message of Necessity: #S.2007-B/A.3007-B
                   Message of Necessity: #S.2008-C/A.3008-C
                   Message of Necessity: #A.3009-C/S.2009-C
     

         Governor's April 12, 2017 acknowledgment
        Governor's May 10, 2017 responding letter   enclosures


CJA's May 18, 2017 FOIL to Comptroller & Senate --
"RE: Senate 'certifications' for three years of 'lulu' payments (Legislative Law 5-a), as reported by New York Times reporter Jesse McKinley, &/or existing"

        Senate's May 25, 2017 responding e-mail

                Comptroller's May 25, 2017 acknowledgment

                Comptroller's June 5, 2017 responding e-mail
                              enclosures      2015-redacted  75%-2015   2016-redacted   75%-2016   25%-2017   75%-2017

 

CJA's May 19, 2017 FOIL to Budget Director, Comptroller, Senate, & Assembly --
"RE: Certificates of approval issued by the Director of the Budget, filed with the Comptroller, Senate Finance Committee Chair, & Assembly Ways & Means Committee Chair for:
            (1) State Operations Budget Bill #S.2000-D/A.3000-D;
            (2) Aid to Localities Budget Bill #S.2003-D/A.3003-D;
            (3) Capital Projects Budgt Bill #S.2004-D/A.3004-D

           Assembly's May 26, 2017 acknowledgment

            Assembly's September 22, 2017 response  enclosure #1

           
            Senate's May 26, 2017 acknowledgment

            Senate October 20, 2017 response     enclosure #1    enclosure #2


            Comptroller's May 26, 2017 acknowledgment

            Comptroller's September 20, 2017 response


            Division of the Budget's May 26, 2017 acknowledgment

            Division of the Budget's November 10, 2017 response

                
                     CJA's November 16, 2017 letter to Division of Budget -- "Follow-up"


CJA's May 19, 2017 FOIL to Senate & Assembly --
"RE: The 'numerous bicameral commissions' whose 'leaders' have been receiving 'allowances' from 2012 to the present"

            Senate's May 26, 2017 responding e-mail

           Assembly's May 26, 2017 responding letter  & enclosure 

CJA's May 22, 2017 FOIL to Senate --
"RE: Subsequent 'amendings' of Governor Cuomo's budget bills for fiscal year 2017-2018"

            Senate's May 30, 2017 responding e-mail


CJA's May 22, 2017 FOIL to Assembly --
"RE: Subsequent 'amendings' of Governor Cuomo's budget bills for fiscal year 2017-2018"

             Assembly's May 30, 2017 responding letter
                 enclosures
                   Legislative/Judiciary bill, plus Aid-to-Localities bill -April 6, 2017 enclosures
                   Debt Service bill -March 22, 2017 enclosures
                   Capital Projects bill -April 7, 2017 enclosures
                   Public Protection & General Gov't bill; Education, Labor & Family Assistance bill; 
                         Health, Mental Hygiene & Transportation bill; Ec Dev & Environmental Conservation bill  enclosures
                   Revenue bill - April 8, 2017
enclosures

            CJA's replying May 31, 2017 letter -- "RE: FOLLOW-UP..."

               Assembly's June 7, 2017 responding letter 

           

CJA's May 23, 2017 FOIL to Senate & Assembly --
"RE: Senate and Assembly reports on the budget for fiscal year 2017-2018, required by Legislative Law §54"

             Assembly's May 30, 2017 responding letter -- indicated link -- http://nyassembly.gov/Reports/WAM/2017changes/

              Senate's May 31, 2017 responding e-mail


                   Joint Budget General Conference Committee -- 3/20/17

                      Subcommittee General Gov't/Local Assistance -- 3/20/17

                      Subcommittee on Education -- 3/20/17

                      Subcommittee on Higher Education -- 3/20/17

                      Subcommitte on Environment/Agriculture/Housing -- 3/20/17

                     
Subcommittee on Human Services/Labor -- 3/20/17


CJA's May 23, 2017 FOIL to Senate & Assembly --
"RE: 'legislative report on the budget' for fiscal year 2017-2018, required by State Finance Law §22-b"

               Assembly's May 30, 2017 responding letter -- indicated link -- http://nyassembly.gov/Reports/WAM/2017changes/

              Senate's May 31, 2017 responding e-mail


CJA's May 23, 2017 FOIL to Senate & Assembly --
"RE: Joint Budget Conference Committee & its subcommittees for the fiscal year 2017-2018 state budget, required by Permanent Joint Rule III"

           Assembly's May 30, 2017 responding letter
                     General Conference Committee Report for March 20, 2017
                     Environment, Agriculture, & Housing Subcommittee Minutes
                    
Education Subcommittee Minutes

             CJA's May 31, 2017 reply letter 

            Assembly's June 7, 2017 responding letter 
                     1. General Conference Committee Report for March 20, 2017
                     2. Economic Development Subcommittee Minutes
                     3. Education Subcommittee Minutes
                     4. Environment, Agriculture, & Housing Subcommittee Minutes
                     5. General Government & Local Assistance Subcommittee Minutes
                     6. Health, Insurance, & Aging Subcommittee Minutes
                     7. Mental Hygiene Subcommittee Minutes
                     8. Public Protection Subcommittee Minutes
                     9. Transportation Subcommittee Minutes

          Senate's May 31, 2017 responding e-mail 

 

CJA's May 24, 2017 FOIL to Senate, Assembly, & Governor --
"RE: 'single-purpose' appropriation bills of the Legislature pursuant to Article VII of the New York State Constitution"

            Assembly's May 31, 2017 responding letter

            Senate's June 1, 2017 responding e-mail 

              Governor's June 1, 2017 acknowledgment

             Governor's June 29, 2017 responding letter 

 

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CJA's Budget-Related FOIL Requests -- 2016

The Legislature's "Internal Control Responsibilities"
under Legislative Law Article VI

 



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