senate Bill S7225

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Includes mentally disabled as among those veterans qualified to hold licenses granted under section 35-a of the general business law

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - In Committee


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

do you support this bill?

Actions

view actions (5)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2014 committed to rules
Jun 02, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 29, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 28, 2014 1st report cal.1013
May 06, 2014 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

view votes

May 28, 2014 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S7225
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee vote details

Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: May 28, 2014

S7225 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9304
Current Committee:
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง35-a, Gen Bus L

S7225 - Summary

Includes mentally disabled as among those veterans qualified to hold licenses granted under section 35-a of the general business law.

S7225 - Sponsor Memo

S7225 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7225

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 6, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BALL  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to veterans of the
  armed forces who vend in cities having a population of one million  or
  more

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision  1  of  section  35-a  of  the
general  business  law,  as added by chapter 227 of the laws of 1998, is
amended to read as follows:
  (a) In cities having a population of one million or more, the official
designated by a local law or ordinance to issue a local license to hawk,
peddle, vend and sell goods, wares or merchandise or solicit trade  upon
the  streets and highways within such city shall issue specialized vend-
ing licenses to honorably discharged members of the armed forces of  the
United States who are EITHER physically OR MENTALLY disabled as a result
of  injuries  received while in the service of said armed forces and who
are eligible to hold licenses granted pursuant to section thirty-two  of
this  article. Such specialized vending licenses shall authorize holders
thereof to hawk or peddle  within  such  city  in  accordance  with  the
provisions  contained  in  this  section.  Specialized  vending licenses
issued under this section shall permit the holders thereof  to  vend  on
any  block  face, and no licensee authorized under this section shall be
restricted in any way from vending in any area, except  as  provided  in
this section.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD14608-01-4

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.