senate Bill S6096

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Creates an interagency workgroup on entrepreneurship for people with disabilities as a standing committee of the most integrated settings coordinating council (MISCC)

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to finance

S6096 - Details

Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 19-E ยง460, Exec L

S6096 - Summary

Creates an interagency workgroup on entrepreneurship for people with disabilities as a standing committee of the most integrated settings coordinating council (MISCC) to provide consistency in state policy.

S6096 - Sponsor Memo

S6096 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6096

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to creating an interagen-
  cy workgroup on entrepreneurship for people  with  disabilities  as  a
  standing  committee of the most integrated settings coordinating coun-
  cil (MISCC) to provide consistency in state policy, and to establish a
  pool of funding for business start up and expansion using the individ-
  ual development account (IDA) matching funds mechanism

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

  Section  1.  The executive law is amended by adding a new article 19-e
to read as follows:
                              ARTICLE 19-E
        INTERAGENCY WORKGROUP ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR PEOPLE WITH
                              DISABILITIES
SECTION 460. INTERAGENCY WORKGROUP ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR  PEOPLE  WITH
               DISABILITIES.
  S 460. INTERAGENCY WORKGROUP ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP FOR PEOPLE WITH DISA-
BILITIES.  1. THERE IS HEREBY CREATED AN INTERAGENCY WORKGROUP ON ENTRE-
PRENEURSHIP FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES TO FACILITATE INTERAGENCY PLAN-
NING AND POLICY, REVIEW SPECIFIC AGENCY INITIATIVES FOR THEIR IMPACT  ON
SERVICES RELATED TO EMPLOYMENT AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP OF PEOPLE WITH DISA-
BILITIES,  IDENTIFY  BARRIERS AND FACILITATORS TO SELF-EMPLOYMENT AT THE
POLICY AND PROGRAM LEVELS ACROSS  AGENCIES,  RECOMMEND  IMPROVEMENTS  IN
POLICY  AND  PROGRAM,  AND  PROVIDE  A CONTINUING FORUM FOR CONCERNS AND
DISCUSSION RELATED TO THE FORMULATION OF A  COMPREHENSIVE  STATE  POLICY
RELATING  TO EMPLOYMENT AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP AMONG PEOPLE WITH DISABILI-
TIES.
  2. THE INTERAGENCY WORKGROUP SHALL BE COMPRISED OF TWENTY-FIVE MEMBERS
AS FOLLOWS: THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH, THE DIRECTOR OF THE STATE OFFICE
FOR THE AGING, THE COMMISSIONER OF CHILDREN  AND  FAMILY  SERVICES,  THE
COMMISSIONER  OF  EDUCATION,  THE  COMMISSIONER  OF  MENTAL  HEALTH, THE
COMMISSIONER OF THE OFFICE FOR PEOPLE WITH  DEVELOPMENTAL  DISABILITIES,

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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