senate Bill S6592

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to training and education courses for certain organizations

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  • Delivered to Governor
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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 21, 2014 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 05, 2014 advanced to third reading
Apr 30, 2014 2nd report cal.
Apr 29, 2014 1st report cal.455
Feb 11, 2014 referred to energy and telecommunications

Votes

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Apr 29, 2014 - Energy and Telecommunications committee Vote

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Energy and Telecommunications Committee Vote: Apr 29, 2014

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S6592 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8840
Law Section:
State Technology Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §103, St Tech L; amd §99-q, St Fin L

S6592 - Summary

Relates to training and education courses for certain organizations.

S6592 - Sponsor Memo

S6592 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6592

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 11, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on  Energy  and  Telecommuni-
  cations

AN  ACT  to amend the state technology law and the state finance law, in
  relation to training and education courses for certain organizations

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

  Section  1.  Section  103  of  the  state technology law is amended by
adding a new subdivision 22 to read as follows:
  22. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, ANY FIRE  DISTRICT  OR
VOLUNTEER  FIRE  COMPANY  OR  VOLUNTEER  AMBULANCE  COMPANY OR STATEWIDE
ORGANIZATION THAT REPRESENTS THE INTERESTS OF THE VOLUNTEER FIRE SERVICE
AND/OR THE VOLUNTEER AMBULANCE SERVICE SHALL BE ELIGIBLE TO  PARTICIPATE
IN THE PROGRAM COMMONLY REFERRED TO OR KNOWN AS THE EMPIRE KNOWLEDGEBANK
OR  ANY  SUCH  SUCCESSOR  PROGRAM OFFERED BY THE OFFICE. THE DIRECTOR IS
AUTHORIZED AND DIRECTED TO ADOPT, AMEND  OR  RESCIND  ANY  RULES  AND/OR
REGULATIONS  NECESSARY OR CONVENIENT TO IMPLEMENT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS
SECTION. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE TERM "VOLUNTEER FIRE COMPANY"
SHALL MEAN A FIRE COMPANY AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED IN SECTION ONE HUNDRED
OF THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL LAW AND THE TERM "VOLUNTEER AMBULANCE  COMPANY"
SHALL  MEAN  A  VOLUNTARY  AMBULANCE  SERVICE AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED IN
SECTION ONE HUNDRED OF THE GENERAL MUNICIPAL LAW.
  S 2. Subdivision 3 of section 99-q of the state finance law, as  added
by chapter 490 of the laws of 2009, is amended to read as follows:
  3.  Moneys  in  such  fund shall be expended only to provide grants to
volunteer firefighting and volunteer  emergency  services  organizations
and  to  statewide organizations which represent the interests of volun-
teer firefighters and/or volunteer emergency services providers for  the
purpose  of encouraging the recruitment and retention of volunteer fire-
fighters and volunteer emergency services personnel. Such  purposes  may
include,  but  need  not  be limited to:   PARTICIPATION IN TRAINING AND
EDUCATION COURSES OFFERED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION TWENTY-TWO OF  SECTION
ONE HUNDRED THREE OF THE STATE TECHNOLOGY LAW, development and implemen-
tation  of marketing plans, publicity campaigns, and community awareness

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

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