assembly Bill A7798A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to entrepreneurship assistance centers; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 18, 2016 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 12, 2016 advanced to third reading cal.608
May 10, 2016 reported
Mar 22, 2016 reported referred to ways and means
Feb 25, 2016 print number 7798a
Feb 25, 2016 amend and recommit to small business
Jan 11, 2016 committed to small business
Jan 06, 2016 ordered to third reading cal.315
returned to assembly
died in senate
Jun 10, 2015 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jun 09, 2015 ordered to third reading rules cal.179
rules report cal.179
reported
Jun 03, 2015 reported referred to rules
Jun 02, 2015 reported referred to ways and means
May 27, 2015 referred to small business

A7798 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2627
Current Committee:
Senate Commerce, Economic Development And Small Business
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

A7798 - Summary

Establishes entrepreneurship assistance centers to provide assistance to primarily minority group members, women, individuals with a disability and dislocated workers and veterans; requires the department of economic development to establish criteria and designation of such centers; sets forth requirements for each center.

A7798 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7798

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 27, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- 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.
  3. "MINORITY BUSINESS ENTERPRISE" SHALL MEAN ANY  BUSINESS  ENTERPRISE
WHICH  IS  AT  LEAST  FIFTY-ONE PER CENTUM OWNED BY, OR IN THE CASE OF A

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07929-01-5

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A7798A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2627
Current Committee:
Senate Commerce, Economic Development And Small Business
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

A7798A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes entrepreneurship assistance centers to provide assistance to primarily minority group members, women, individuals with a disability and dislocated workers and veterans; requires the department of economic development to establish criteria and designation of such centers; sets forth requirements for each center.

A7798A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 7798--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 27, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. THIELE -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on  Small  Business  -- ordered to a third reading -- committed to the
  Committee on Small Business in accordance  with  Rule  3,  sec.  2  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

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,  DISLOCATED  WORKERS  AND
VETERANS  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

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07929-02-6

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