senate Bill S1881

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Enacts the immigration provider enforced disclosure information and registration (IMPEDIR) act of 2011

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to consumer protection
Jan 13, 2011 referred to consumer protection

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S1881 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6427
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Add §460-k, amd §§460-e, 460-g, 460-h & 460-i, Gen Bus L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7343, A10491

S1881 - Summary

Enacts the immigration provider enforced disclosure information and registration (IMPEDIR) act of 2011.

S1881 - Sponsor Memo

S1881 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1881

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. ESPAILLAT -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection

AN  ACT  to  amend the general business law, in relation to enacting the
  Immigration Provider Enforced Disclosure Information and  Registration
  (IMPEDIR) Act of 2011

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as  the  "Immi-
gration Provider Enforced Disclosure Information and Registration (IMPE-
DIR) Act of 2011".
  S 2. The general business law is amended by adding a new section 460-k
to read as follows:
  S  460-K.  CERTIFICATE  OF  REGISTRATION.   1. THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE
SHALL, IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION, ISSUE  CERTIF-
ICATES  OF  REGISTRATION WHICH SHALL BE VALID, UNLESS EARLIER REVOKED OR
SUSPENDED, FOR A PERIOD OF TWO YEARS, TO PROVIDERS  AND,  UPON  APPLICA-
TION,  ISSUE  RENEWAL  CERTIFICATES OF REGISTRATION EVERY TWO YEARS. THE
SECRETARY OF STATE SHALL ENFORCE THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ARTICLE  GOVERN-
ING  THE  FILING  AND  MAINTENANCE  OF SURETY BONDS AND APPLICATIONS FOR
REGISTRATION AND/OR RENEWAL.
  2. ANY PERSON INTENDING TO ENGAGE, AS AN IMMIGRANT ASSISTANCE  SERVICE
PROVIDER, IN ANY ONE OR MORE OF THE ACTIVITIES SET FORTH IN THIS ARTICLE
SHALL  FILE  WITH  THE  DEPARTMENT  OF  STATE  A WRITTEN APPLICATION AND
DISCLOSURE, ON FORMS TO BE PROVIDED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE, CONTAIN-
ING SUCH INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTATION TO BE RETAINED BY  THE  SECRETARY
OF  STATE  AS  THE SECRETARY OF STATE MAY REQUIRE BY RULE OR REGULATION,
INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (A) THE NAME,  DATE  OF  BIRTH,  RESIDENCE
ADDRESS,  BUSINESS  ADDRESS,  RESIDENCE  TELEPHONE  NUMBER, AND BUSINESS
TELEPHONE NUMBER OF SUCH PERSON;  (B)  THE  NAME  AND  ADDRESS  OF  SUCH
PERSON'S  AGENT  FOR  SERVICE  OF PROCESS IF ONE IS REQUIRED OR HAS BEEN
APPOINTED AND, IF APPLICABLE, THE NAME, BUSINESS ADDRESS, BUSINESS TELE-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05824-01-1

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