senate Bill S2471B

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Enacts the New York state green economic development zones act

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 02, 2014 print number 2471b
amend and recommit to local government
Jan 15, 2014 print number 2471a
amend and recommit to local government
Jan 08, 2014 referred to local government
May 22, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Jan 17, 2013 referred to local government

Votes

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May 22, 2013 - Local Government committee Vote

S2471
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 22, 2013

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S2471 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A128B
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 18-D §§974 - 974-c, Gen Muni L; amd §§210, 606, 1456 & 1511, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5491F, A2219E
2009-2010: A10662

S2471 - Summary

Enacts the New York state green economic development zones act to offer special incentives and assistance that promote the development of new green businesses and expansion of existing businesses within designated green economic development zones in areas of Staten Island.

S2471 - Sponsor Memo

S2471 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2471

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the tax law,  in  relation
  to enacting the New York state green economic development zones act

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the  "New  York
state green economic development zones act".
  S 2. The general municipal law is amended by adding a new article 18-D
to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 18-D
                    GREEN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ZONES

SECTION 974. SHORT TITLE.
        974-A. LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS AND DECLARATION.
        974-B. DEFINITIONS.
        974-C. RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE COMMISSIONER.
  S  974.   SHORT TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS
THE "NEW YORK STATE GREEN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ZONES ACT".
  S 974-A.  LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS AND DECLARATION.   IT IS  HEREBY  FOUND
AND  DECLARED  THAT  THERE EXISTS WITHIN THE STATE THE NEED TO STIMULATE
EMPLOYMENT AND MORE EFFICIENT TRANSPORTATION BY UTILIZING  THE  EMERGING
GREEN TECHNOLOGY THAT WILL REDUCE THE OUTPUT OF CARBON IN THE ATMOSPHERE
OF  THE  STATE,  IMPROVE  THE  STATE'S ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY OF LIFE AND
GENERAL HEALTH OF THE RESIDENTS. THIS NEED REQUIRES THE STATE GOVERNMENT
TO TARGET AREAS FOR EXTRAORDINARY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS IN ORDER
TO STIMULATE PRIVATE INVESTMENT, PRIVATE BUSINESS  DEVELOPMENT  AND  JOB
CREATION.  IT  IS THE PUBLIC POLICY OF THE STATE TO OFFER SPECIAL INCEN-
TIVES AND ASSISTANCE THAT WILL PROMOTE  THE  DEVELOPMENT  OF  NEW  GREEN
BUSINESSES AND THE EXPANSION OF EXISTING BUSINESSES WITHIN PRE-DESIGNAT-
ED  AREAS  AND  TO  DO SO WITHOUT ENCOURAGING THE RELOCATION OF BUSINESS

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00777-01-3

S2471A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A128B
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 18-D §§974 - 974-c, Gen Muni L; amd §§210, 606, 1456 & 1511, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5491F, A2219E
2009-2010: A10662

S2471A - Summary

Enacts the New York state green economic development zones act to offer special incentives and assistance that promote the development of new green businesses and expansion of existing businesses within designated green economic development zones in areas of Staten Island.

S2471A - Sponsor Memo

S2471A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2471--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Local Government in accordance with  Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the tax law,  in  relation
  to enacting the New York state green economic development zones act

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the  "New  York
state green economic development zones act".
  S 2. The general municipal law is amended by adding a new article 18-D
to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 18-D
                    GREEN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ZONES

SECTION 974. SHORT TITLE.
        974-A. LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS AND DECLARATION.
        974-B. DEFINITIONS.
        974-C. RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE COMMISSIONER.
  S  974.   SHORT TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE CITED AS
THE "NEW YORK STATE GREEN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ZONES ACT".
  S 974-A.  LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS AND DECLARATION.   IT IS  HEREBY  FOUND
AND  DECLARED  THAT  THERE EXISTS WITHIN THE STATE THE NEED TO STIMULATE
EMPLOYMENT AND MORE EFFICIENT TRANSPORTATION BY UTILIZING  THE  EMERGING
GREEN TECHNOLOGY THAT WILL REDUCE THE OUTPUT OF CARBON IN THE ATMOSPHERE
OF  THE  STATE,  IMPROVE  THE  STATE'S ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY OF LIFE AND
GENERAL HEALTH OF THE RESIDENTS. THIS NEED REQUIRES THE STATE GOVERNMENT
TO TARGET AREAS FOR EXTRAORDINARY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS IN ORDER
TO STIMULATE PRIVATE INVESTMENT, PRIVATE BUSINESS  DEVELOPMENT  AND  JOB
CREATION.  IT  IS THE PUBLIC POLICY OF THE STATE TO OFFER SPECIAL INCEN-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00777-03-3

S2471B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A128B
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 18-D §§974 - 974-c, Gen Muni L; amd §§210, 606, 1456 & 1511, Tax L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S5491F, A2219E
2009-2010: A10662

S2471B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the New York state green economic development zones act to offer special incentives and assistance that promote the development of new green businesses and expansion of existing businesses within designated green economic development zones in areas of Staten Island.

S2471B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2471B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2471--B

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government -- recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Local Government in accordance with  Senate
  Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  committee  --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the general municipal law and the tax law, in relation
  to enacting the New York state green economic development zones act

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

  Section  1.  This act shall be known and may be cited as the "New York
state green economic development zones act".
  S 2. The general municipal law is amended by adding a new article 18-D
to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 18-D
                    GREEN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ZONES

SECTION 974. SHORT TITLE.
        974-A. LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS AND DECLARATION.
        974-B. DEFINITIONS.
        974-C. RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE COMMISSIONER.
  S 974.  SHORT TITLE. THIS ARTICLE SHALL BE KNOWN AND MAY BE  CITED  AS
THE "NEW YORK STATE GREEN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ZONES ACT".
  S  974-A.    LEGISLATIVE FINDINGS AND DECLARATION.  IT IS HEREBY FOUND
AND DECLARED THAT THERE EXISTS WITHIN THE STATE THE  NEED  TO  STIMULATE
EMPLOYMENT  AND  MORE EFFICIENT TRANSPORTATION BY UTILIZING THE EMERGING
GREEN TECHNOLOGY THAT WILL REDUCE THE OUTPUT OF CARBON IN THE ATMOSPHERE
OF THE STATE, IMPROVE THE STATE'S  ENVIRONMENTAL  QUALITY  OF  LIFE  AND
GENERAL HEALTH OF THE RESIDENTS. THIS NEED REQUIRES THE STATE GOVERNMENT
TO TARGET AREAS FOR EXTRAORDINARY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS IN ORDER

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00777-05-4

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