assembly Bill A4246

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to entrepreneurship assistance centers; repealer

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May 07, 2015 enacting clause stricken
Jan 29, 2015 referred to small business

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A4246 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2627
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add Art 9 §§210 - 212, amd §100, Ec Dev L; amd §591-a, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A4459, A11053
2011-2012: A6670
2013-2014: A2585, S4206
2017-2018: A2805, S3804

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 Article 9 of the economic development law is REPEALED and a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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