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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to commerce, economic development and small business|
|Jan 22, 2013||referred to commerce, economic development and small business|
senate Bill S2593
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- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
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- Delivered to Governor
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S2593 - Details
S2593 - Summary
Establishes the small business crime prevention services program to provide small businesses with information on strategies, best practices and programs offering training and assistance in prevention of crimes in and around the premises of small businesses or otherwise affecting small businesses, including but not limited to: assault, arson and other violent felony offenses; robbery, burglary, theft, identity theft counterfeiting, check and credit card fraud and other fraud; and vandalism, graffiti and other property damage; further provides that information on eligibility and applications for financial assistance be made available to small businesses… (view more) authorizes the New York state urban development corporation to provide loans, loan guarantees, interest subsidies and grants to small businesses, municipalities, not-for-profit corporations or other organizations for the purpose of preventing crimes against small businesses or on the premises or in the vicinity of small businesses; makes related provisions.
S2593 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S2593 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the economic development law, the New York state urban development corporation act and the executive law, in relation to small business crime prevention services PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would improve New York's business climate by providing for a program of small business crime prevention services and assistance. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 adds a new § 139 to the Economic Development Law establishing a small business crime prevention services program within the Division for Small Business. The small business crime prevention services program, directly and in conjunction with other state, Federal and local agencies, shall provide small businesses with access to the following services: (a) information on strategies, best practices and programs offering training and assistance in prevention of crimes in and around the premises of small businesses or otherwise affecting small businesses, including but not limited to: assault, arson and other violent felony
S2593 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2593 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 22, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LATIMER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic Devel- opment and Small Business AN ACT to amend the economic development law, the New York state urban development corporation act and the executive law, in relation to small business crime prevention services 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 section 139 to read as follows: S 139. SMALL BUSINESS CRIME PREVENTION SERVICES PROGRAM. 1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED WITHIN THE DIVISION A SMALL BUSINESS CRIME PREVENTION SERVICES PROGRAM. 2. THE SMALL BUSINESS CRIME PREVENTION SERVICES PROGRAM, DIRECTLY AND IN CONJUNCTION WITH OTHER DIVISIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT AND WITH OTHER AGENCIES OF THE STATE, FEDERAL AGENCIES OR LOCAL GOVERNMENTS, SHALL PROVIDE SMALL BUSINESSES WITH ACCESS TO THE FOLLOWING SERVICES: (A) INFORMATION ON STRATEGIES, BEST PRACTICES AND PROGRAMS OFFERING TRAINING AND ASSISTANCE IN PREVENTION OF CRIMES IN AND AROUND THE PREM- ISES OF SMALL BUSINESSES OR OTHERWISE AFFECTING SMALL BUSINESSES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO: ASSAULT, ARSON AND OTHER VIOLENT FELONY OFFENSES; ROBBERY, BURGLARY, THEFT, IDENTITY THEFT, COUNTERFEITING, CHECK AND CREDIT CARD FRAUD AND OTHER FRAUD; AND VANDALISM, GRAFFITI AND OTHER PROPERTY DAMAGE; (B) INFORMATION ON ELIGIBILITY AND APPLICATIONS FOR FINANCIAL ASSIST- ANCE FOR SMALL BUSINESS CRIME PREVENTION SERVICES UNDER PARAGRAPH (O) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION SIXTEEN-M OF SECTION ONE OF CHAPTER ONE HUNDRED SEVENTY-FOUR OF THE LAWS OF NINETEEN HUNDRED SIXTY-EIGHT; (C) INFORMATION ON ELIGIBILITY AND APPLICATIONS FOR OTHER PROGRAMS OF FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR SMALL BUSINESS CRIME PREVENTION THAT MAY FROM EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06265-03-3
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