senate Bill S5172

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Establishes regional technology development centers

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 28, 2014 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
May 13, 2013 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

S5172 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7161
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง361, Ec Dev L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A7161
2009-2010: A7446

S5172 - Summary

Establishes regional technology development centers in ten economic development regions in the state for the purpose of promoting technology-oriented economic activity.

S5172 - Sponsor Memo

S5172 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5172

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 13, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GALLIVAN -- 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, in relation to establish-
  ing regional technology development centers

  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 361 to read as follows:
  S 361. REGIONAL TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CENTERS. 1.  AS  USED  IN  THIS
SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  (A)  "REGIONAL TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CENTERS" OR "CENTERS" SHALL MEAN
ANY REGIONAL, NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION OR  OTHER  NONPROFIT  ORGANIZA-
TION,  ASSOCIATION,  OR AGENCY WHICH IS ORGANIZED FOR THE PURPOSE OF THE
PROMOTION, ATTRACTION, STIMULATION, DEVELOPMENT AND EXPANSION OF SCIENCE
AND TECHNOLOGY-ORIENTED ECONOMIC ACTIVITY IN A PARTICULAR REGION OF  THE
STATE OR IN ONE OR MORE COUNTIES OR CITIES, AND WHICH DOES NOT ENGAGE IN
LOBBYING ACTIVITIES AS A SIGNIFICANT PART OF THEIR OVERALL FUNCTIONS.
  (B)  "IN-KIND  SERVICES" SHALL MEAN THE DONATION OF QUANTIFIABLE GOODS
AND SERVICES INCLUDING BUT NOT  LIMITED  TO  PROFESSIONAL  SERVICES  AND
TIME,  EQUIPMENT,  MATERIAL AND OFFICE SPACE FOR USE BY A REGIONAL TECH-
NOLOGY DEVELOPMENT CENTER IN  FURTHERANCE  OF  ITS  STATED  PURPOSES  OR
PROVIDED  ON  BEHALF  OF  THE CENTER TO OTHERS FOR SUCH PURPOSES AND FOR
WHICH THERE IS NO MONETARY REMUNERATION. ANY SUCH IN-KIND SERVICES  MUST
HAVE  PRIOR  APPROVAL BY THE DEPARTMENT TO SATISFY THE MATCHING REQUIRE-
MENT PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  2. (A) THE DEPARTMENT SHALL DESIGNATE REGIONAL TECHNOLOGY  DEVELOPMENT
CENTERS  IN  EACH OF THE TEN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT REGIONS THROUGHOUT THE
STATE. CENTERS SHALL BE DESIGNATED FOR A PERIOD  NOT  GREATER  THAN  TEN
YEARS THROUGH A COMPETITIVE SELECTION PROCESS.
  (B) COMPETITIVE SELECTION CRITERIA SHALL INCLUDE:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10520-01-3

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