senate Bill S5759A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Directs contracting state agencies to develop a growth plan in order to increase participation of MWBEs with respect to state contracts and subcontracts

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 05, 2016 print number 5759a
Feb 05, 2016 amend and recommit to finance
Jan 06, 2016 referred to finance
Jun 02, 2015 referred to finance

S5759 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6872
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§311 & 315, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S3806, A4322
2019-2020: S2216, A5171
2021-2022: S3391, A6615, A10558

S5759 - Summary

Directs contracting state agencies to develop a growth plan in order to increase participation of minority- and women-owned businesses with respect to state contracts and subcontracts.

S5759 - Sponsor Memo

S5759 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5759

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 2, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HASSELL-THOMPSON -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to directing  contracting
  state  agencies  to develop a growth plan in order to increase partic-
  ipation of MWBEs with respect to state contracts and subcontracts

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  3  of  section  311  of the executive law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (d-1) to read as follows:
  (D-1) TO REQUIRE ALL CONTRACTING STATE AGENCIES  TO  DEVELOP  A  THREE
YEAR  GROWTH  PLAN  TO  DETERMINE  A  MEANS  OF PROMOTING AND INCREASING
PARTICIPATION BY MINORITY-OWNED  AND  WOMEN-OWNED  BUSINESS  ENTERPRISES
WITH  RESPECT  TO  STATE  CONTRACTS AND SUBCONTRACTS. EVERY THREE YEARS,
BEGINNING MAY FIFTEENTH, TWO THOUSAND SIXTEEN,  EACH  CONTRACTING  STATE
AGENCY  SHALL  SUBMIT  A  THREE  YEAR  GROWTH PLAN AS PART OF ITS ANNUAL
REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR AND LEGISLATURE PURSUANT TO SECTION  ONE  HUNDRED
SIXTY-FOUR OF THIS CHAPTER.
  S  2.  Subdivision  5 of section 315 of the executive law, as added by
chapter 175 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  5. Each agency shall include in its annual report to the governor  and
legislature pursuant to section one hundred sixty-four of [the executive
law] THIS CHAPTER its annual goals for contracts with minority-owned and
women-owned  business enterprises, the number of actual contracts issued
to minority-owned and women-owned business enterprises; and a summary of
all waivers of the requirements of subdivisions six and seven of section
three hundred thirteen of this article allowed by the  reporting  agency
during  the  preceding year, including a description of the basis of the
waiver request and the rationale for granting such waiver.  Each  agency
shall  also  include  in  such  annual report whether or not it has been
required to prepare a remedial plan, and, if so, the plan and the extent
to which the agency has complied with each element of  the  plan.  EVERY

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09779-03-5

S5759A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6872
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§311 & 315, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S3806, A4322
2019-2020: S2216, A5171
2021-2022: S3391, A6615, A10558

S5759A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs contracting state agencies to develop a growth plan in order to increase participation of minority- and women-owned businesses with respect to state contracts and subcontracts.

S5759A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5759A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5759--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 2, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. HASSELL-THOMPSON -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- recom-
  mitted to the Committee on Finance in accordance with Senate  Rule  6,
  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to directing  contracting
  state  agencies  to develop a growth plan in order to increase partic-
  ipation of MWBEs with respect to state contracts and subcontracts

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  3  of  section  311  of the executive law is
amended by adding a new paragraph (d-1) to read as follows:
  (D-1) TO REQUIRE ALL CONTRACTING STATE AGENCIES  TO  DEVELOP  A  THREE
YEAR  GROWTH  PLAN  TO  DETERMINE  A  MEANS  OF PROMOTING AND INCREASING
PARTICIPATION BY MINORITY-OWNED  AND  WOMEN-OWNED  BUSINESS  ENTERPRISES
WITH  RESPECT  TO  STATE  CONTRACTS AND SUBCONTRACTS. EVERY THREE YEARS,
BEGINNING MAY FIFTEENTH, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN, EACH CONTRACTING  STATE
AGENCY  SHALL  SUBMIT  A  THREE  YEAR  GROWTH PLAN AS PART OF ITS ANNUAL
REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR AND LEGISLATURE PURSUANT TO SECTION  ONE  HUNDRED
SIXTY-FOUR OF THIS CHAPTER.
  S  2.  Subdivision  5 of section 315 of the executive law, as added by
chapter 175 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  5. Each agency shall include in its annual report to the governor  and
legislature pursuant to section one hundred sixty-four of [the executive
law] THIS CHAPTER its annual goals for contracts with minority-owned and
women-owned  business enterprises, the number of actual contracts issued
to minority-owned and women-owned business enterprises; and a summary of
all waivers of the requirements of subdivisions six and seven of section
three hundred thirteen of this article allowed by the  reporting  agency
during  the  preceding year, including a description of the basis of the
waiver request and the rationale for granting such waiver.  Each  agency

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09779-06-6

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