|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 14, 2014||recommit, enacting clause stricken|
|Jan 08, 2014||referred to finance|
|Jan 16, 2013||referred to finance|
senate Bill S2335
Archive: Last Bill Status - STRICKEN
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2335 - Details
S2335 - Summary
Creates a high tech marketing program; requires the creation of an advisory committee; provides for funds on a matching basis to established regional economic development marketing coalitions; makes an appropriation therefor.
S2335 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2335 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the economic development law, in relation to creating a high tech marketing program; and making an appropriation therefor PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: The purpose of this bill is to encourage and stimulate business development and economic activity in the targeted high technology sectors within New York State. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This legislation would establish a high-tech marketing program in the areas of nano-technology, biotechnology, and photonics, optics, and imaging. The bill Would also provide funds on a matching basis to established regional economic development marketing coalitions. * $3 million would be allocated for three distinct business attraction marketing programs focusing on nano-technology, bio-technology, and photonics, imaging, and optics. Targets would be primary and supplier manufacturers in targeted industries. Program elements would include: * Participation at key international and domestic trade shows and industry conferences. * Development of targeted industry profiles and other primary research on targeted industries.
S2335 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2335 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 16, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sens. KLEIN, SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the economic development law, in relation to creating a high tech marketing program; and making an appropriation therefor 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 11-B to read as follows: ARTICLE 11-B HIGH TECH MARKETING PROGRAM SECTION 239-A. DEFINITIONS. 239-B. APPLICATION. 239-C. USE OF FUNDS. 239-D. ADVISORY COMMITTEE. 239-E. REPORTING REQUIREMENTS. S 239-A. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING WORDS AND TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: 1. "ELIGIBLE APPLICANT" SHALL MEAN A STATEWIDE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANIZATION ESTABLISHED TO PROMOTE THE ECONOMIC DEVELOP- MENT OF THE STATE AND ITS COMMUNITIES, ENCOURAGE SOUND PRACTICES IN THE CONDUCT OF REGIONAL AND STATEWIDE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS, AND TO DEVELOP EDUCATION PROGRAMS THAT ENHANCE THE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SKILLS OF ITS MEMBERS, AND THE MEMBERS OF WHICH REPRESENT COUNTY, STATEWIDE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT JURISDICTIONS FOR THE PURPOSE OF ATTRACTING INVESTMENT AND JOBS TO THE REGIONS THEY REPRESENT. 2. "STATEWIDE HIGH TECH MARKETING PROGRAM" SHALL MEAN A PROGRAM THAT PROMOTES THE STATE'S STRENGTHS AND ASSETS IN THE FOLLOWING TECHNOLOGY SECTORS: NANO-TECHNOLOGY; BIOTECHNOLOGY; AND PHOTONICS, OPTICS AND IMAG- ING. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06595-01-3
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