senate Bill S1955

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Permits interior designers to enter into joint enterprise or partnership of a design corporation

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
Jan 09, 2013 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

S1955 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Business Corporation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1503, BC L; amd §§7209, 7307 & 7327, add §8307, Ed L; amd §1203, Lim Lil L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6336

S1955 - Summary

Permits interior designers to enter into joint enterprise or partnership of a design corporation.

S1955 - Sponsor Memo

S1955 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1955

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT to amend the business corporation law, the education law and the
  limited liability company law, in  relation  to  permitting  certified
  interior  designers to enter into joint enterprise or partnership of a
  design corporation

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph (a) of section 1503 of the business corporation
law, as amended by chapter 550 of the laws of 2011, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  (a)  Notwithstanding  any other provision of law, one or more individ-
uals duly authorized by law to  render  the  same  professional  service
within  the state may organize, or cause to be organized, a professional
service corporation for pecuniary profit  under  this  article  for  the
purpose  of  rendering the same professional service, except that one or
more individuals duly authorized by law to practice  professional  engi-
neering,  architecture,  landscape architecture, INTERIOR DESIGN or land
surveying within the state may organize, or cause  to  be  organized,  a
professional service corporation or a design professional service corpo-
ration  for  pecuniary  profit  under  this  article  for the purpose of
rendering such professional services as such individuals are  authorized
to practice.
  S 2. Subdivision 4 of section 7209 of the education law, as amended by
chapter 550 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
  4.  Engineers,  land surveyors, architects, CERTIFIED INTERIOR DESIGN-
ERS, and landscape architects may join  in  the  formation  of  a  joint
enterprise,  or a partnership or a professional service corporation or a
design professional service corporation or may form any desired combina-

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

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