senate Bill S6865

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Enacts the "Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business Act"

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

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 12, 2014 signed chap.22
Apr 30, 2014 delivered to governor
Mar 25, 2014 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.25
substituted for a9135
Mar 24, 2014 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.326
Mar 20, 2014 referred to rules

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S6865 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9135
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 17-B §§369-h - 369-k, amd §310, Exec L

S6865 - Summary

Enacts the "Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Business Act"; develops a comprehensive plan and operational guidelines to promote service-disabled veteran-owned business enterprises.

S6865 - Sponsor Memo

S6865 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 6865                                                  A. 9135

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             March 20, 2014
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. BALL -- (at request of the Governor) --
  read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to
  the Committee on Rules

IN  ASSEMBLY  --  Introduced  by M. of A. ORTIZ, BENEDETTO, ENGLEBRIGHT,
  SILVER, RUSSELL, MORELLE, HOOPER,  NOLAN,  SWEENEY,  CUSICK,  LUPARDO,
  SCHIMEL,  DenDEKKER,  MILLER,  BRINDISI,  RYAN, BARRETT, SANTABARBARA,
  ABBATE, ABINANTI, BRONSON, CLARK,  CRESPO,  DINOWITZ,  FAHY,  GUNTHER,
  HENNESSEY,  MAGNARELLI, MARKEY, MCDONALD, ROBERTS, SCARBOROUGH, SCHIM-
  MINGER, SIMANOWITZ, SKARTADOS,  SKOUFIS,  STECK,  STIRPE,  WEISENBERG,
  ZEBROWSKI, O'DONNELL, THIELE, ARROYO -- Multi-Sponsored by M. of A. --
  FARRELL,  MOSLEY  -- (at the request of the Governor) -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in  relation  to  expanding  opportu-
  nities  for  service-disabled  veteran-owned business enterprises; and
  providing for the repeal of certain provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section  1. Legislative findings. New York state (the "state") is home
to more than 900,000 veterans, seventy-two percent of whom  have  served
during periods of conflict.  Additionally, the state is home to approxi-
mately  30,000 active duty military personnel as well as 30,000 national
guard and reserve personnel. In honor of their service to and  sacrifice
for  our nation, New York state declares that it is the public policy of
the state to promote and encourage the continuing  economic  development
of  service-disabled  veteran-owned  businesses.   In the furtherance of
this policy, the state aims to assist service-disabled veterans in play-
ing a greater role in the economy of the state and to provide additional
assistance and support to disabled veterans to better equip them to form
and expand small businesses, thereby enabling them to realize the Ameri-
can dream they fought to protect.  To  achieve  this  objective  without
disrupting  the  procurement practice and priorities already in law, the
legislature finds that it is in the best interest of the economic devel-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD12081-01-4

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