senate Bill S898A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Creates a directory of assistance for small businesses and minority and women owned business enterprises

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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 29, 2014 reported and committed to finance
Mar 10, 2014 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 08, 2014 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
May 06, 2013 print number 898a
amend and recommit to finance
Apr 30, 2013 reported and committed to finance
Mar 11, 2013 notice of committee consideration - requested
Jan 09, 2013 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

Votes

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Apr 29, 2014 - Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business committee Vote

S898A
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business Committee Vote: Apr 29, 2014

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Apr 30, 2013 - Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business committee Vote

S898
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
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Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Apr 30, 2013

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S898 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4169A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add §103-a, Ec Dev L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6498, A8036

S898 - Summary

Creates a computerized directory of technical and financial programs for small businesses and minority and women-owned business enterprises.

S898 - Sponsor Memo

S898 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   898

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic  Devel-
  opment and Small Business

AN  ACT to amend the economic development law, in relation to creating a
  directory of technical and financial  assistance  programs  for  small
  businesses and minority and women owned business enterprises

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

  Section 1. The economic development law is amended  by  adding  a  new
section 107 to read as follows:
  S  107. DIRECTORY OF SMALL BUSINESS AND MINORITY AND WOMEN OWNED BUSI-
NESS ENTERPRISE ASSISTANCE. 1.  THE OFFICE SHALL CREATE AND  MAINTAIN  A
REGISTRY  OF STATE, FEDERAL, PRIVATE AND NON-PROFIT TECHNICAL AND FINAN-
CIAL PROGRAMS AVAILABLE TO MINORITY AND WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES
AND SMALL BUSINESSES, GENERALLY.
  2. THE OFFICE SHALL MAINTAIN THE FORMAT AND CONTENT OF  SUCH  REGISTRY
ON  A COMPUTERIZED DIRECTORY WHICH SHALL BE UPDATED AT LEAST MONTHLY AND
SHALL PROVIDE A METHOD FOR WHICH REGISTRY INFORMATION MAY  BE  DELIVERED
TO  THE OFFICE ELECTRONICALLY. THE OFFICE SHALL PROVIDE PUBLIC ACCESS TO
SUCH COMPUTERIZED DIRECTORY IN  A  MANNER  THAT  ALLOWS  INDIVIDUALS  TO
SEARCH THE DIRECTORY BY NAME, DATE OR TYPE OF ASSISTANCE.
  3.  THE  PROGRAMS LISTED SHALL BE DIVIDED INTO FINANCIAL AND TECHNICAL
ASSISTANCE AND FURTHER DIVIDED INTO PROGRAMS AVAILABLE  TO  SMALL  BUSI-
NESSES  GENERALLY AND DEDICATE A WEBPAGE OR DIRECTORY TO PROGRAMS APPLI-
CABLE SOLELY TO MINORITY AND WOMEN OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES.
  4. EACH PROGRAM LISTED SHALL CONTAIN IDENTIFYING INFORMATION INCLUDING
A PROGRAM DESCRIPTION, THE TYPE OF ASSISTANCE OFFERED, INSTRUCTIONS  FOR
APPLICATION  TO  SUCH  PROGRAM,  THE  DEADLINE FOR SUCH APPLICATION, THE
NAME, ADDRESS AND PHONE NUMBER OF A CONTACT  PERSON  AT  SUCH  STATE  OR
FEDERAL  AGENCY  OR  PRIVATE  FOUNDATION,  AND  IN THE CASE OF FINANCIAL

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

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S898A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4169A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add §103-a, Ec Dev L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6498, A8036

S898A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates a computerized directory of technical and financial programs for small businesses and minority and women-owned business enterprises.

S898A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S898A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 898--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. PARKER, KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Econom-
  ic Development and Small Business  --  reported  favorably  from  said
  committee  and  committed  to  the  Committee  on Finance -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the economic development law, in relation to creating  a
  directory  of  technical  and  financial assistance programs for small
  businesses and minority and women owned business enterprises

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

  Section  1.  The  economic  development law is amended by adding a new
section 103-a to read as follows:
  S 103-A. DIRECTORY OF SMALL BUSINESS  AND  MINORITY  AND  WOMEN  OWNED
BUSINESS  ENTERPRISE  ASSISTANCE.  1.    THE DEPARTMENT SHALL CREATE AND
MAINTAIN A REGISTRY OF STATE, FEDERAL, PRIVATE AND NON-PROFIT  TECHNICAL
AND  FINANCIAL  PROGRAMS  AVAILABLE TO MINORITY AND WOMEN OWNED BUSINESS
ENTERPRISES AND SMALL BUSINESSES, GENERALLY.
  2. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL MAINTAIN THE FORMAT AND CONTENT OF SUCH REGIS-
TRY ON A COMPUTERIZED DIRECTORY WHICH SHALL BE UPDATED AT LEAST  MONTHLY
AND  SHALL PROVIDE A METHOD FOR WHICH REGISTRY INFORMATION MAY BE DELIV-
ERED TO THE DEPARTMENT  ELECTRONICALLY.  THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL  PROVIDE
PUBLIC  ACCESS  TO  SUCH  COMPUTERIZED DIRECTORY IN A MANNER THAT ALLOWS
INDIVIDUALS TO SEARCH THE DIRECTORY BY NAME, DATE OR TYPE OF ASSISTANCE.
  3. THE PROGRAMS LISTED SHALL BE DIVIDED INTO FINANCIAL  AND  TECHNICAL
ASSISTANCE  AND  FURTHER  DIVIDED INTO PROGRAMS AVAILABLE TO SMALL BUSI-
NESSES GENERALLY AND DEDICATE A WEBPAGE OR DIRECTORY TO PROGRAMS  APPLI-
CABLE SOLELY TO MINORITY AND WOMEN OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES.
  4. EACH PROGRAM LISTED SHALL CONTAIN IDENTIFYING INFORMATION INCLUDING
A  PROGRAM DESCRIPTION, THE TYPE OF ASSISTANCE OFFERED, INSTRUCTIONS FOR

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

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