senate Bill S5223A

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the establishment of centers of excellence program

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 20, 2011 signed chap.162
Jul 08, 2011 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2011 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1196
substituted for s5223b
Jun 20, 2011 substituted by a6320c
Jun 13, 2011 ordered to third reading cal.1196
reported and committed to rules
Jun 10, 2011 print number 5223b
amend and recommit to finance
May 25, 2011 reported and committed to finance
May 13, 2011 print number 5223a
amend (t) and recommit to corporations, authorities and commissions
May 03, 2011 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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Jun 14, 2011 - Finance committee Vote

S5223A
30
0
committee
30
Aye
0
Nay
4
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 14, 2011 - Rules committee Vote

S5223B
21
1
committee
21
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
1
Abstained
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May 25, 2011 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

S5223A
5
0
committee
5
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: May 25, 2011

excused (1)

S5223 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6320B
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 19 §410, Ec Dev L

S5223 - Summary

Relates to the establishment of centers of excellence program.

S5223 - Sponsor Memo

S5223 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5223

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LIBOUS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
  and Commissions

AN  ACT in relation to the designation of technology development centers
  and to provide funding for such centers

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

  Section  1.  Notwithstanding any other provisions of section 3102-d of
the public authorities law, entities designated as  regional  technology
development  centers as provided in NYCRR section 5901.6 as of the first
of April 2011 shall remain so designated for  not  less  than  one  year
through the thirty-first of March 2012.
  Notwithstanding  any  other provisions of section 3102-d of the public
authorities law, contracts in effect as of the first of April 2011 shall
be deemed so designated through  the  thirty-first  of  March  2012  and
regional  high technology development organizations, designated pursuant
to section 5901.6 of NYCRR shall continue to receive funding  as  appro-
priated in chapter 53 of the laws of 2011.
  Such  funding shall not be less than the amount received in the previ-
ous state fiscal year of 2010-2011.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11198-01-1

S5223A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6320B
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 19 §410, Ec Dev L

S5223A - Summary

Relates to the establishment of centers of excellence program.

S5223A - Sponsor Memo

S5223A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5223--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LIBOUS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
  and   Commissions  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the economic development law, in relation to the  estab-
  lishment of the centers of excellence program

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

  Section 1. The economic development law is amended  by  adding  a  new
article 19 to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 19
                      CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE PROGRAM
SECTION 410. CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE PROGRAM.
  S  410.  CENTERS  OF  EXCELLENCE  PROGRAM.  THE  CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE
PROGRAM IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED FOR THE PURPOSE OF FOSTERING COLLABORATION
BETWEEN THE ACADEMIC RESEARCH  COMMUNITY  AND  THE  BUSINESS  SECTOR  TO
DEVELOP  AND  COMMERCIALIZE  NEW  PRODUCTS  AND TECHNOLOGIES, TO PROMOTE
CRITICAL PRIVATE SECTOR INVESTMENT IN EMERGING HIGH TECHNOLOGY FIELDS IN
NEW YORK STATE, AND TO CREATE AND EXPAND  TECHNOLOGY-RELATED  BUSINESSES
AND EMPLOYMENT.
  1. SUCH CENTERS ARE DESIGNATED TO OPERATE PURSUANT TO SECTION THREE OF
PART  T  OF CHAPTER EIGHTY-FOUR OF THE LAWS OF TWO THOUSAND TWO IN AREAS
IDENTIFIED BY THE DEPARTMENT AS HAVING SIGNIFICANT POTENTIAL FOR ECONOM-
IC GROWTH IN NEW YORK, OR IN WHICH THE APPLICATION OF  NEW  TECHNOLOGIES
COULD  SIGNIFICANTLY  ENHANCE THE PRODUCTIVITY AND STABILITY OF NEW YORK
BUSINESSES.
  2. AS A CONDITION OF RECEIPT OF SUPPORT AUTHORIZED  PURSUANT  TO  THIS
SECTION,  EACH CENTER SHALL ANNUALLY SUBMIT TO THE DEPARTMENT A PLAN FOR
COMMERCIALIZING PRODUCTS OR PROCESSES BASED ON INNOVATIONS DEVELOPED  AT
CENTER  FACILITIES,  AND SPECIFICALLY SUCH CENTER'S STRATEGY FOR COMMER-
CIALIZING SUCH PRODUCTS OR PROCESSES WITHIN NEW YORK STATE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11198-02-1

S5223B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6320B
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 19 §410, Ec Dev L

S5223B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the establishment of centers of excellence program.

S5223B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5223B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5223--B

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LIBOUS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations,  Authorities
  and   Commissions  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to  said  committee  --  reported
  favorably  from  said  committee  and  committed  to  the Committee on
  Finance -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the economic development law, in relation to the estab-
  lishment of the centers of excellence program

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

  Section  1.  The  economic  development law is amended by adding a new
article 19 to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 19
                      CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE PROGRAM
SECTION 410. CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE PROGRAM.
  S 410. CENTERS  OF  EXCELLENCE  PROGRAM.  THE  CENTERS  OF  EXCELLENCE
PROGRAM IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED FOR THE PURPOSE OF FOSTERING COLLABORATION
BETWEEN  THE  ACADEMIC  RESEARCH  COMMUNITY  AND  THE BUSINESS SECTOR TO
DEVELOP AND COMMERCIALIZE NEW  PRODUCTS  AND  TECHNOLOGIES,  TO  PROMOTE
CRITICAL PRIVATE SECTOR INVESTMENT IN EMERGING HIGH TECHNOLOGY FIELDS IN
NEW  YORK  STATE, AND TO CREATE AND EXPAND TECHNOLOGY-RELATED BUSINESSES
AND EMPLOYMENT.
  1. SUCH CENTERS ARE DESIGNATED TO OPERATE PURSUANT TO SECTION THREE OF
PART T OF CHAPTER EIGHTY-FOUR OF THE LAWS OF TWO THOUSAND TWO  IN  AREAS
IDENTIFIED BY THE DEPARTMENT AS HAVING SIGNIFICANT POTENTIAL FOR ECONOM-
IC  GROWTH  IN NEW YORK, OR IN WHICH THE APPLICATION OF NEW TECHNOLOGIES
COULD SIGNIFICANTLY ENHANCE THE PRODUCTIVITY AND STABILITY OF  NEW  YORK
BUSINESSES.
  2.  AS  A  CONDITION OF RECEIPT OF SUPPORT AUTHORIZED PURSUANT TO THIS
SECTION, EACH CENTER SHALL ANNUALLY SUBMIT TO THE DEPARTMENT A PLAN  FOR

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11198-05-1

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