PROCUREMENT LOBBYING LAW
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs)
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10.2. Are there any limitations on legislative Contacts? (Last Updated: 6/14/2010)
Yes, Contacts about Governmental Procurements are not allowed by members of the legislature or their staff where the procuring Governmental Entity is the State Legislature unless he or she is a Designated Contact or it is a permissible communication. A member of the Legislature or their staff must also be acting in their official capacity if they seek to Contact a Governmental Entity about a Governmental Procurement.
See State Finance Law §139-j (4).