senate Bill S5277

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides that self employment activities, for the purposes of unemployment, shall include training and counseling on establishing a business

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 20, 2013 referred to labor
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 10, 2013 advanced to third reading
Jun 05, 2013 2nd report cal.
Jun 04, 2013 1st report cal.983
May 15, 2013 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

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S5277 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8128
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §213, Ec Dev L; amd §591-a, Lab L; amd §10, Chap 413 of 2003

S5277 - Summary

Provides that self employment activities, for the purposes of unemployment, shall include training and counseling on establishing a business; directs development centers and entrepreneurship support centers to track the outcomes in establishing business for program participants; directs the department of economic development to conduct a regional analysis of the effectiveness of self-employment sponsored businesses and business activity; extends from December 7, 2015 to December 7, 2017, the expiration of the self-employment assistance program.

S5277 - Sponsor Memo

S5277 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5277

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 15, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. VALESKY, CARLUCCI, KLEIN, SAVINO -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business

AN  ACT  to amend the economic development law, in relation to requiring
  development centers and entrepreneurship support centers to track  the
  success  of  program participants; to amend the labor law, in relation
  to self employment activities for the purposes of unemployment claims;
  and to amend chapter 413 of the laws of 2003, amending the  labor  law
  relating  to the self-employment assistance program and other matters,
  in relation to extending the expiration of the provisions thereof

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  1 of section 213 of the economic development
law, as added by chapter 839 of the laws of 1987, is amended to read  as
follows:
  1.  monitor the performance of each development center and each entre-
preneurship support center and require periodic and annual reports  from
each development center and each entrepreneurship support center at such
time  and  in  such a manner as prescribed by the commissioner, PROVIDED
THAT SUCH PERIODIC AND  ANNUAL  REPORTS  SHALL  PROVIDE  INFORMATION  ON
OUTCOMES,  WHETHER SUCCESSFUL OR NOT, FOR ALL INDIVIDUAL PROGRAM PARTIC-
IPANTS OF  EACH DEVELOPMENT CENTER OR ENTREPRENEURSHIP  SUPPORT  CENTER,
AND  TRACK  SUCH  OUTCOMES  ON A STATISTICAL BASIS FOR A PERIOD OF UP TO
FIVE YEARS SO AS TO HELP ASCERTAIN, TRACK AND DOCUMENT THE SUCCESS  RATE
FOR SUCH PARTICIPANTS;
  S  2.  Paragraph  (b)  of subdivision 2 of section 213 of the economic
development law, as amended by chapter 227  of  the  laws  of  1993,  is
amended to read as follows:
  (b)  in  the  case  of entrepreneurship support centers, the extent to
which the program serves minorities, women, individuals with a disabili-
ty and dislocated workers; the extent to which the  program  is  coordi-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10805-04-3

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