assembly Bill A7666A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the study of the economic impact of public libraries and public library systems in the state

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 13, 2014 referred to education
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 08, 2014 ordered to third reading cal.375
returned to assembly
died in senate
Jun 18, 2013 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 17, 2013 ordered to third reading rules cal.373
rules report cal.373
reported
Jun 13, 2013 reported referred to rules
Jun 11, 2013 print number 7666a
Jun 11, 2013 amend and recommit to ways and means
reported referred to ways and means
May 29, 2013 referred to libraries and education technology

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A7666 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5854
Law Section:
Public Libraries

A7666 - Summary

Relates to the study of the economic impact of public libraries and public library systems in the state.

A7666 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7666

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 29, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. KELLNER -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Libraries and Education Technology

AN ACT relating to studying the economic impact of public libraries  and
  public library systems in New York state

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

  Section 1. Study of the economic impact of public libraries and public
library systems. The empire state development corporation, in  consulta-
tion  with  the state education department, shall conduct a study on the
economic impact of public libraries and public library  systems  in  New
York state. Such study shall include, but not be limited to, the follow-
ing:
  a.  The  return  on  investment  New  York state and local governments
receive from public libraries and public library systems;
  b. The direct, indirect, and induced economic  impact  of  all  public
library expenditures on the state and local economies;
  c. An examination of the resources, services, and programs provided to
library patrons for career development;
  d. An examination of the resources, services, and programs provided to
current and prospective business owners; and
  e.    An analysis of public library systems and the value they provide
to public libraries.
  S 2. For the purposes of  this  act,  the  following  terms  shall  be
defined as follows:
  a.  "public  library"  shall  mean a library, other than professional,
technical or public school library, established for free public purposes
by official action of a municipality or  district  or  the  legislature,
where  the  whole interests belong to the public; the term "association"
library shall be construed to mean a library established and controlled,
in whole or in part, by a group of private individuals operating  as  an
association, closed corporation or as trustees under the provisions of a

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11296-02-3

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Multi-Sponsors

A7666A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5854
Law Section:
Public Libraries

A7666A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the study of the economic impact of public libraries and public library systems in the state.

A7666A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7666--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 29, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. KELLNER, OTIS, CLARK, SOLAGES, ABINANTI, ROBERTS,
  SALADINO  --  read once and referred to the Committee on Libraries and
  Education Technology -- reported and referred to the Committee on Ways
  and Means -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT relating to studying the economic impact of public libraries and
  public library systems in New York state

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

  Section 1. Study of the economic impact of public libraries and public
library  systems. The empire state development corporation, in consulta-
tion with the state education department, shall conduct a study  on  the
economic  impact  of  public libraries and public library systems in New
York state. Such study shall include, but not be limited to, the follow-
ing:
  a. The return on investment  New  York  state  and  local  governments
receive from public libraries and public library systems;
  b.  The  direct,  indirect,  and induced economic impact of all public
library expenditures on the state and local economies;
  c. An examination of the resources, services, and programs provided to
library patrons for career development;
  d. An examination of the resources, services, and programs provided to
current and prospective business owners; and
  e.  An analysis of public library systems and the value  they  provide
to public libraries.
  S  2.  For  the  purposes  of  this  act, the following terms shall be
defined as follows:
  a. "public library" shall mean  any  public  or  association  library,
other than professional, technical or public school library, established
for  free  public  purposes  by  official  action  of  a municipality or
district or the legislature, where the whole  interests  belong  to  the

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11296-03-3

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