|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 08, 2016||referred to governmental operations|
assembly Bill A10622
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A10622 (ACTIVE) - Details
A10622 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 10622 I N A S S E M B L Y June 8, 2016 ___________ Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Bronson) -- read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Operations AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to participation by LGBT, disability and veteran-owned businesses in state contracts; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known as "The New York State Supplier Diversity Act." S 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new article 17-C to read as follows: ARTICLE 17-C SUPPLIER DIVERSITY IN STATE CONTRACTING OPPORTUNITIES SECTION 369-M. DEFINITIONS. 369-N. DIVISION OF SUPPLIER DIVERSITY. 369-O. OPPORTUNITIES FOR CERTIFIED LGBT, DISABILITY AND VETER- AN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES. 369-P. SEVERABILITY. S 369-M. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: 1. "CERTIFIED LGBT, DISABILITY, OR VETERAN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE" SHALL MEAN A BUSINESS ENTERPRISE, INCLUDING A SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP, PART- NERSHIP, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY OR CORPORATION THAT IS: (A) AT LEAST FIFTY-ONE PERCENT OWNED BY ONE OR MORE LGBT INDIVIDUALS, DISABLED INDIVIDUALS OR VETERANS; (B) AN ENTERPRISE IN WHICH SUCH LGBT, DISABILITY OR VETERAN OWNERSHIP IS REAL, SUBSTANTIAL, AND CONTINUING; (C) AN ENTERPRISE IN WHICH SUCH LGBT, DISABILITY OR VETERAN OWNERSHIP HAS AND EXERCISES THE AUTHORITY TO CONTROL INDEPENDENTLY THE DAY-TO-DAY BUSINESS DECISIONS OF THE ENTERPRISE; (D) AN ENTERPRISE AUTHORIZED TO DO BUSINESS IN THIS STATE AND WHICH IS INDEPENDENTLY OWNED AND OPERATED; (E) AN ENTERPRISE THAT IS A SMALL BUSINESS WHICH HAS A SIGNIFICANT BUSINESS PRESENCE IN THE STATE, NOT DOMINANT IN ITS FIELD AND EMPLOYS, EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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