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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to finance|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to finance|
senate Bill S118
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S118 - Details
S118 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S118 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to including the provision of professional services in the minority and women-owned business enterprise program PURPOSE: Provides for the awarding of state contracts for professional services under the minority and women-owned business enterprise program. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends the executive law to include a definition of professional services contract and adds a new subdivision 23 defining professional services. Section 2 amends the executive law to include professional services in the annual report on state MWBE contracts. Section 3 requires professional services be considered in future disparity studies. Section 4 establishes agency goals for MWBE professional services expenditures.
S118 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 118 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PERALTA -- 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 including the provision of professional services in the minority and women-owned business enterprise program THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 13 of section 310 of the executive law, as amended by chapter 506 of the laws of 2009, is amended and a new subdi- vision 23 is added to read as follows: 13. "State contract" shall mean: (a) a written agreement or purchase order instrument, providing for a total expenditure in excess of twen- ty-five thousand dollars, whereby a contracting agency is committed to expend or does expend funds in return for labor, services including but not limited to legal, financial and other professional services, supplies, equipment, materials or any combination of the foregoing, to be performed for, or rendered or furnished to the contracting agency; (b) A WRITTEN AGREEMENT, PROVIDING FOR A TOTAL EXPENDITURE IN EXCESS OF FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS, WHEREBY A CONTRACTING AGENCY IS COMMITTED TO EXPEND OR DOES EXPEND FUNDS IN RETURN FOR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES TO BE PERFORMED FOR, OR RENDERED OR FURNISHED TO THE CONTRACTING AGENCY; (C) a written agreement in excess of one hundred thousand dollars whereby a contracting agency is committed to expend or does expend funds for the acquisition, construction, demolition, replacement, major repair or renovation of real property and improvements thereon; and [(c)] (D) a written agreement in excess of one hundred thousand dollars whereby the owner of a state assisted housing project is committed to expend or does expend funds for the acquisition, construction, demolition, replacement, major repair or renovation of real property and improvements thereon for such project. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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