Chapter 1 of the Laws of 2005, as amended by Chapter 596 of the Laws of 2005, establishes significant changes in the development of procurement contracts with government entities, and expands upon Executive Order 127 and the former lobbying statues.
This legislation took effect on January 1, 2006, and all vendors and persons acting on their behalf are encouraged to familiarize themselves with this legislation prior to contacting the Department on any procurement.
Useful information relating to the new legislation can be found at: Advisory Council on Procurement Lobbying.
As required under this new legislation, the Department has established Procurement Lobbying Guidelines. The Department of Taxation and Finance Guidelines are available on this web page in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format. If you encounter any difficulty downloading this document, please call (518) 485-6091.
We recommend you check this site and the Advisory Council site frequently for updates related to Procurement Lobbying.
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"NYS DEPARTMENT OF TAXATION AND FINANCE PROCUREMENT LOBBYING GUIDELINES"