Malcolm A. Smith's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Malcolm A. Smith.
S4035A-2013: Requires southeast Queens to mitigate property damage caused by environmental issues which are caused by acts or omissions of such municipality sponsored by SMITH
Committee: CITIES | Search
Requires southeast Queens to mitigate property damage caused by environmental issues which are caused by acts or omissions of such municipality. Read more...
S3569A-2013: Includes credit unions and federal credit unions within the definition of bank, trust company or national bank for purpose of banking development district program sponsored by SMITH
Committee: BANKS | Search
Includes credit unions and federal credit unions within the definition of bank, trust company or national bank for the purpose of the banking development district program (which was created to encourage the establishment of bank branches in geographic locations where there is a demonstrated need for banking services); directs the banking board to promulgate rules and regulations to authorize the participation of credit unions and federal credit unions in such program; and provides that for purposes of such program, a credit union may include in its membership any person or organization located within a local community, neighborhood or rural district where there is a demonstrated need for banking services. Read more...
S3571A-2013: Relates to the operation of automated teller machines by entities other than banking institutions sponsored by SMITH
Committee: BANKS | Search
Regulates the operation of automated teller machines by entities other than banking institutions; requires the registration of such machines, the examination of books, accounts and records, investigations, and also provides violations and penalties relating to the operation of such machines. Read more...
S3761A-2013: Enacts the "natural disaster preparedness and mitigation act" sponsored by SMITH
Committee: VETERANS, HOMELAND SECURITY AND MILITARY AFFAIRS | Search
Enacts the "natural disaster preparedness and mitigation act" providing for enhanced disaster preparedness and recovery from disasters. Read more...
S2866A-2013: Establishes the summer employment program sponsored by SMITH
Committee: LABOR | Search
Establishes the summer employment program for youths between the ages of fourteen and twenty-one to be administered by the labor department; provides local community-based organizations and government entities shall be eligible to receive funds under this program; provides such employment positions to be from the public and non-profit sectors. Read more...
S2879A-2013: Includes the tuition required for enrollment or attendance in a course of graduate study within the college tuition credit sponsored by SMITH
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Includes the tuition required for enrollment or attendance in a course of study leading to the granting of a post baccalaureate or other graduate degree within the definition of "qualified college tuition expenses" for the purposes of qualifying for the college tuition credit. Read more...
S2880A-2013: Establishes a task force on occupational wellness sponsored by SMITH
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Establishes a task force on occupational wellness to study and evaluate the existing health of the state's workforce and the potential benefits of implementing occupational wellness programs; provides such task force shall be within the department of health and shall consist of thirteen members. Read more...
S2862A-2013: Relates to providing a tax credit to businesses for qualified expenses relating to occupational wellness sponsored by SMITH
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Relates to providing a tax credit to businesses for qualified expenses relating to occupational wellness; provides such credit shall equal, up to one hundred dollars per employee and shall not exceed one hundred thousand dollars per employer, the amount paid by the taxpayer during the taxable year for qualified expenses relating to occupational wellness. Read more...
S2864A-2013: Relates to the school governance of the New York city school system and establishes various commissions and the parent and student training center; appropriation sponsored by SMITH
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Relates to the school governance of the New York city school system and establishes a city-wide council on the arts, the commission on public safety in the city school district of the city of New York and the parent and student training center within the department of education; appropriates $3,200,000 therefor. Read more...
S6452-2013: Establishes the pathways for academic career and employment program and the gap tuition assistance program sponsored by SMITH
Committee: HIGHER EDUCATION | Search
Establishes the pathways for academic career and employment program and the gap tuition assistance program. Read more...
S4036-2013: Prohibits foreign banking corporations from issuing payday loans sponsored by SMITH
Committee: BANKS | Search
Prohibits foreign banking corporations from issuing payday loans; defines payday loans as any transaction in which a short-term cash advance is made to a consumer in exchange for (i) a consumer's personal check or share draft, in the amount of an advance plus a fee, where presentment or negotiation of such check or share draft is deferred by agreement of the parties until a designated future date; or (ii) a consumer's authorization to debit the consumer's transaction account, in the amount of the advance plus a fee, where such account will be debited on or after a designated future date. Read more...
S3957-2013: Authorizes and requires the board of regents to set acceptable standards for the issuance of diplomas to students who are homeschooled sponsored by SMITH
Committee: EDUCATION | Search
Authorizes and requires the board of regents to set acceptable standards for the issuance of diplomas to students who are homeschooled. Read more...
S3845-2013: Requires the public service commission to develop recommendations regarding the establishment of microgrids sponsored by SMITH
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Requires the public service commission to develop recommendations regarding the establishment of microgrids. Read more...
S3570-2013: Relates to participation in state contracts by certified minority and women-owned business enterprises; relates to certain performance and payment bond requirements sponsored by SMITH
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Relates to increased participation in state contracts and subcontracts by certified minority and women-owned business enterprises; requires quarterly reports from contracting agencies; addresses consequences if contracting agency fails to comply with reporting requirements; relates to certain performance and payment bond requirements. Read more...
S2878-2013: Allows certain veterans to ride public transportation free of charge sponsored by SMITH
Committee: VETERANS, HOMELAND SECURITY AND MILITARY AFFAIRS | Search
Allows veterans who performed military service during a period of war to ride public transportation free of charge for the year immediately after his or her return to this state. Read more...
S2872-2013: Relates to the duties of the state police when there is an offense by a police officer that results in serious physical injuries to another person sponsored by SMITH
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Relates to the duties of the state police when there is an offense by a police officer that results in serious physical injuries to another person. Read more...
S2873-2013: Relates to the imposition of fees for investigations and applications for banking institutions sponsored by SMITH
Committee: BANKS | Search
Relates to the imposition of fees for investigations and applications for banking institutions. Read more...
S2874-2013: Relates to the housing of grades at charter schools sponsored by SMITH
Committee: EDUCATION | Search
Relates to the housing of grades at charter schools. Read more...
S2875-2013: Increases the penalties for the rape or sexual assault of a child five years of age or less sponsored by SMITH
Committee: CODES | Search
Relates to the rape of a child; defines sexual assault of a child five years of age or less and increases penalties for such offense. Read more...
S2876-2013: Permits certain out-of-court statements by a child less than twelve years old to be admitted sponsored by SMITH
Committee: CODES | Search
Permits certain out-of-court statements by a child less than twelve years old to be admissible in court in cases of sex offenses and where the child is unavailable or unwilling to testify, among other criteria. Read more...
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