Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 19, 2016||
referred to governmental operations
Assembly Bill A9036
2015-2016 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
Walter T. Mosley
Brian F. Curran
2015-A9036 (ACTIVE) - Details
2015-A9036 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 9036 I N A S S E M B L Y January 19, 2016 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. WEINSTEIN -- read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations AN ACT to amend the state finance law and the retirement and social security law, in relation to purchasing restrictions THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The state finance law is amended by adding a new section 165-b to read as follows: S 165-B. PURCHASING RESTRICTIONS; PERSONS BOYCOTTING CERTAIN AMERICAN ALLIES. 1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING DEFINITIONS SHALL APPLY: (A) "ALLIED NATION" SHALL MEAN: (I) ANY COUNTRY THAT IS A MEMBER OF THE NORTH ATLANTIC TREATY ORGAN- IZATION; (II) ANY COUNTRY THAT IS A SIGNATORY OF THE SOUTHEAST ASIA TREATY OF 1954; (III) ANY COUNTRY, OTHER THAN VENEZUELA, THAT IS A SIGNATORY OF THE RIO TREATY OF 1947; (IV) IRELAND; (V) ISRAEL; (VI) JAPAN; AND/OR (VII) THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA. (B) "BOYCOTT" SHALL MEAN TO ENGAGE IN ANY ACTIVITY, OR TO PROMOTE OR ENCOURAGE OTHERS TO ENGAGE IN ANY ACTIVITY, THAT WILL RESULT IN ANY PERSON ABSTAINING FROM COMMERCIAL, SOCIAL OR POLITICAL RELATIONS, WITH ANY ALLIED NATION, OR COMPANIES BASED IN AN ALLIED NATION OR IN TERRITO- RIES CONTROLLED BY AN ALLIED NATION, WITH THE INTENT TO PENALIZE, INFLICT, OR CAUSE HARM TO, OR OTHERWISE PROMOTE OR CAST DISREPUTE UPON, SUCH ALLIED NATION, ITS PEOPLE OR ITS COMMERCIAL PRODUCTS. (C) "PERSON" SHALL MEAN ANY NATURAL PERSON, CORPORATION, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY, UNINCORPORATED ASSOCIATION OR ANY OTHER NONGOVERN- MENTAL ENTITY, ORGANIZATION, OR GROUP, OR ANY SUCCESSOR, SUBUNIT, PARENT, OR SUBSIDIARY OF THE SAME. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD13566-05-6
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