|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 07, 2015||enacting clause stricken|
|Jan 29, 2015||referred to small business|
assembly Bill A4246
Archive: Last Bill Status - Stricken
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Ellen C. Jaffee
Keith L.T. Wright
A4246 (ACTIVE) - Details
A4246 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes entrepreneurship assistance centers to provide assistance to primarily minority group members, women, individuals with a disability and dislocated workers; requires the department of economic development to establish criteria and designation of such centers; sets forth requirements for each center.
A4246 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4246 2015-2016 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 29, 2015 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. SCARBOROUGH, COLTON, CRESPO, FINCH, JAFFEE, AUBRY, CAMARA, ZEBROWSKI, ROBINSON, COOK, WEPRIN, RODRIGUEZ, SANTABAR- BARA, PERRY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. MAGEE, MARKEY, THIELE, WRIGHT -- read once and referred to the Committee on Small Business AN ACT to amend the economic development law, in relation to establish- ing entrepreneurship assistance centers; to amend the economic devel- opment law and the labor law, in relation to making technical corrections relating thereto; and to repeal article 9 of the economic development law relating thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Article 9 of the economic development law is REPEALED and a new article 9 is added to read as follows: ARTICLE 9 ENTREPRENEURSHIP ASSISTANCE CENTERS SECTION 210. DEFINITIONS. 211. ENTREPRENEURSHIP ASSISTANCE CENTERS. 212. REPORTING. S 210. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE THE FOLLOWING TERMS, UNLESS THE CONTEXT INDICATES OTHERWISE, SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEAN- INGS: 1. "ENTREPRENEURSHIP ASSISTANCE CENTERS" SHALL MEAN THE BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTERS WHICH PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO PRIMARILY MINORITY GROUP MEMBERS, WOMEN, INDIVIDUALS WITH A DISABILITY AND DISLOCATED WORKERS AS ESTABLISHED BY THE DEPARTMENT PURSUANT TO SECTION TWO HUNDRED ELEVEN OF THIS ARTICLE. 2. "DISABILITY" SHALL MEAN, WITH RESPECT TO AN INDIVIDUAL: (A) A PHYSICAL OR MENTAL IMPAIRMENT THAT SUBSTANTIALLY LIMITS ONE OR MORE OF THE MAJOR LIFE ACTIVITIES OF SUCH INDIVIDUAL; (B) A RECORD OF SUCH AN IMPAIRMENT; OR (C) BEING REGARDED AS HAVING AN IMPAIRMENT. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD07929-01-5
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