senate Bill S5928

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Encourages participation by minority and women-owned business enterprises in housing, urban renewal and urban development action area project contracts

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 21, 2014 signed chap.461
Nov 10, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 11, 2014 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.817
substituted for a8169a
May 05, 2014 referred to housing
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 30, 2014 advanced to third reading
Apr 29, 2014 2nd report cal.
Apr 28, 2014 1st report cal.379
Jan 08, 2014 referred to housing, construction and community development
Aug 30, 2013 referred to rules

Votes

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Apr 28, 2014 - Housing, Construction and Community Development committee Vote

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Housing, Construction and Community Development Committee Vote: Apr 28, 2014

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S5928 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8169A
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §694, Gen Muni L; add §4-120, NYC Ad Cd

S5928 - Summary

Encourages participation by minority and women-owned business enterprises in housing, urban renewal and urban development action area project contracts.

S5928 - Sponsor Memo

S5928 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5928

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             August 30, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  YOUNG  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the administrative code of
  the city of New York, in  relation  to  encouraging  participation  by
  minority  and  women-owned  business  enterprises  in  housing,  urban
  renewal, and urban development action area projects

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

  Section  1. Subdivision 1 of section 694 of the general municipal law,
as  amended  by  chapter  486 of the laws of 1982, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. Following or in conjunction with the designation of an area or  the
waiver  of  an  area designation pursuant to section six hundred ninety-
three of this article, the agency shall prepare or cause to be prepared,
with provisions which, where  appropriate,  are  expressly  designed  to
encourage and stimulate businesses experienced in the development of one
to  four  family  low-rise residential structures or minority [owned] OR
WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS enterprises in proposed projects, a project summary
for a proposed urban development action area project.
  S 2. The administrative code of the city of New  York  is  amended  by
adding a new section 4-120 to read as follows:
  S  4-120 MINORITY AND WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES.  NOTWITHSTAND-
ING ANY PROVISION OF STATE OR LOCAL LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ANY  AGENCY  OF
THE  CITY MAKING A LOAN OR DISPOSING OF PROPERTY PURSUANT TO THE PRIVATE
HOUSING FINANCE LAW, OR ARTICLE FIFTEEN OR SIXTEEN OF THE GENERAL MUNIC-
IPAL LAW MAY IMPLEMENT SUCH MEASURES AS ARE APPROPRIATE  AND  CONSISTENT
WITH  THE EQUAL PROTECTION CLAUSE TO FACILITATE AND ENCOURAGE MEANINGFUL
PARTICIPATION BY MINORITY OR WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11757-01-3

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