assembly Bill A11053

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Relates to entrepreneurship assistance centers; repealer

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 01, 2010 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.545
rules report cal.545
reported
Jun 30, 2010 reported referred to rules
Jun 08, 2010 reported referred to ways and means
May 12, 2010 referred to small business

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A11053 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8295
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add Art 9 §§210 - 212, amd §100, Ec Dev L; amd §591-a, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A6670
2013-2014: A2585
2015-2016: A4246, A7798
2017-2018: A2805

A11053 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to entrepreneurship assistance centers to provide assistance to primarily minority group members, women, individuals with a disability and dislocated workers; requires the department of economic development to establish criteria and designation of such centers; sets forth requirements for each center.

A11053 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

A11053 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  11053

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 12, 2010
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ESPAILLAT,  DESTITO, ZEBROWSKI, SCARBOROUGH,
  JAFFEE, CHRISTENSEN,  COLTON,  MILLMAN,  KOON,  CRESPO,  FINCH,  MENG,
  GIBSON,  AUBRY,  CASTRO  --  Multi-Sponsored  by -- M. of A. DelMONTE,
  HYER-SPENCER, WRIGHT -- read once and referred  to  the  Committee  on
  Small Business

AN  ACT to amend the economic development law, in relation to establish-
  ing entrepreneurship assistance centers; to amend the economic  devel-
  opment  law  and  the  labor  law,  in  relation  to  making technical
  corrections relating thereto; and to repeal article 9 of the  economic
  development law relating thereto

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. Article 9 of the economic development law is REPEALED and a
new article 9 is added to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 9
                   ENTREPRENEURSHIP ASSISTANCE CENTERS
SECTION 210. DEFINITIONS.
        211. ENTREPRENEURSHIP ASSISTANCE CENTERS.
        212. REPORTING.
  S 210. DEFINITIONS. AS USED  IN  THIS  ARTICLE  THE  FOLLOWING  TERMS,
UNLESS  THE  CONTEXT INDICATES OTHERWISE, SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEAN-
INGS:
  1. "ENTREPRENEURSHIP  ASSISTANCE  CENTERS"  SHALL  MEAN  THE  BUSINESS
DEVELOPMENT CENTERS WHICH PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO PRIMARILY MINORITY GROUP
MEMBERS,  WOMEN, INDIVIDUALS WITH A DISABILITY AND DISLOCATED WORKERS AS
ESTABLISHED BY THE DEPARTMENT PURSUANT TO SECTION TWO HUNDRED ELEVEN  OF
THIS ARTICLE.
  2. "DISABILITY" SHALL MEAN, WITH RESPECT TO AN INDIVIDUAL:
  (A)  A  PHYSICAL OR MENTAL IMPAIRMENT THAT SUBSTANTIALLY LIMITS ONE OR
MORE OF THE MAJOR LIFE ACTIVITIES OF SUCH INDIVIDUAL;
  (B) A RECORD OF SUCH AN IMPAIRMENT; OR
  (C) BEING REGARDED AS HAVING AN IMPAIRMENT.
  3. "MINORITY BUSINESS ENTERPRISE" SHALL MEAN ANY  BUSINESS  ENTERPRISE
WHICH  IS  AT  LEAST  FIFTY-ONE PER CENTUM OWNED BY, OR IN THE CASE OF A

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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