assembly Bill A4789A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Establishes the New York state interagency coordinating council for service-disabled veterans, defines the powers and duties of the council, requires an annual report

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 16, 2016 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 05, 2016 advanced to third reading cal.538
May 04, 2016 reported
Mar 08, 2016 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 20, 2016 committed to veterans' affairs
Jan 11, 2016 amended on third reading 4789a
Jan 06, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.189
returned to assembly
died in senate
May 11, 2015 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Apr 30, 2015 advanced to third reading cal.256
Apr 28, 2015 reported
Mar 24, 2015 reported referred to ways and means
Feb 06, 2015 referred to veterans' affairs

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A4789 - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §368-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A8296
2011-2012: A7260
2013-2014: A6213
2017-2018: A5931

A4789 - Summary

Establishes the New York state interagency coordinating council for service-disabled veterans; defines the powers and duties of the council and requires an annual report by the council to the governor, the temporary president of the senate and the speaker of the assembly.

A4789 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4789

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 6, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. RAMOS, CUSICK, ORTIZ, MAGNARELLI, NOLAN, LUPARDO,
  TITONE,  SKARTADOS, OTIS, AUBRY, WEPRIN -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of
  A. PERRY -- read once and  referred  to  the  Committee  on  Veterans'
  Affairs

AN  ACT  to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing the New
  York  state  interagency  coordinating  council  for  service-disabled
  veterans,  defining the powers and duties of the council and requiring
  an annual report by the council to the governor, the temporary  presi-
  dent of the senate and the speaker of the assembly

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

  Section 1. Legislative intent. The legislature hereby recognizes  that
New  York  state's veterans, particularly those who suffered service-re-
lated disabilities, have unique needs as a result of the sacrifices they
made during their military service. It is also  hereby  acknowledged  by
the legislature that due to the complexity of their needs, such individ-
uals  require  accessible,  coordinated, and specialized services within
their communities from multiple state and local agencies.  The  legisla-
ture finds that there is an immediate need for a statewide comprehensive
program to coordinate such services.
  S  2.  The  executive  law is amended by adding a new section 368-a to
read as follows:
  S 368-A. NEW YORK STATE INTERAGENCY COORDINATING COUNCIL FOR  SERVICE-
DISABLED VETERANS. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED THE NEW YORK STATE INTER-
AGENCY  COORDINATING COUNCIL FOR SERVICE-DISABLED VETERANS IN THE EXECU-
TIVE DEPARTMENT TO HAVE AND EXERCISE THE FUNCTIONS,  POWERS  AND  DUTIES
PROVIDED  BY  THE  PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION AND ANY OTHER PROVISION OF
LAW.
  1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL MEAN:
  (A) "COUNCIL" MEANS THE NEW YORK STATE INTERAGENCY COORDINATING  COUN-
CIL FOR SERVICE-DISABLED VETERANS;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08300-01-5

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A4789A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §368-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A8296
2011-2012: A7260
2013-2014: A6213
2017-2018: A5931

A4789A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the New York state interagency coordinating council for service-disabled veterans; defines the powers and duties of the council and requires an annual report by the council to the governor, the temporary president of the senate and the speaker of the assembly.

A4789A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4789--A
                                                        Cal. No. 189

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 6, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. RAMOS, CUSICK, ORTIZ, MAGNARELLI, NOLAN, LUPARDO,
  TITONE,  SKARTADOS, OTIS, AUBRY, WEPRIN -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of
  A. PERRY, SIMON -- read once and referred to the Committee  on  Veter-
  ans'  Affairs  --  advanced  to  a  third reading, amended and ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place on the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing  the  New
  York  state  interagency  coordinating  council  for  service-disabled
  veterans, defining the powers and duties of the council and  requiring
  an  annual report by the council to the governor, the temporary presi-
  dent of the senate and the speaker of the assembly

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

  Section  1. Legislative intent. The legislature hereby recognizes that
New York state's veterans, particularly those who  suffered  service-re-
lated disabilities, have unique needs as a result of the sacrifices they
made  during  their  military service. It is also hereby acknowledged by
the legislature that due to the complexity of their needs, such individ-
uals require accessible, coordinated, and  specialized  services  within
their  communities  from multiple state and local agencies. The legisla-
ture finds that there is an immediate need for a statewide comprehensive
program to coordinate such services.
  S 2. The executive law is amended by adding a  new  section  368-a  to
read as follows:
  S  368-A. NEW YORK STATE INTERAGENCY COORDINATING COUNCIL FOR SERVICE-
DISABLED VETERANS. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED THE NEW YORK STATE INTER-
AGENCY COORDINATING COUNCIL FOR SERVICE-DISABLED VETERANS IN THE  EXECU-
TIVE  DEPARTMENT  TO  HAVE AND EXERCISE THE FUNCTIONS, POWERS AND DUTIES
PROVIDED BY THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION AND ANY  OTHER  PROVISION  OF
LAW.
  1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL MEAN:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08300-02-6