senate Bill S7356

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Directs the governor to establish 10 regional economic development councils to provide long-term strategic planning for economic growth for the regions of the state

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Commerce, Economic Development And Small Business Committee


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Apr 20, 2016 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

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S7356 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10628
Current Committee:
Senate Commerce, Economic Development And Small Business
Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add §11, Ec Dev L; amd §§73-a & 74, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S922, A4545
2019-2020: A1681

S7356 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the governor to establish 10 regional economic development councils to provide long-term strategic planning for economic growth for the regions of the state.

S7356 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7356 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7356

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 20, 2016
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. CROCI, GALLIVAN, LARKIN, ORTT, SERINO -- read twice
  and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
  on Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business

AN ACT to amend the economic development law  and  the  public  officers
  law, in relation to the establishment of regional economic development
  councils;  and to provide for the repeal of such provisions upon expi-
  ration thereof

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

  Section  1.  The  economic  development law is amended by adding a new
section 11 to read as follows:
  S 11. REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCILS. 1.  THE  GOVERNOR  SHALL
ESTABLISH  TEN  REGIONAL  ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCILS, ONE FOR EACH OF
THE FOLLOWING REGIONS OF THE STATE:
  (A) LONG ISLAND (WHICH CONSISTS OF SUFFOLK AND NASSAU COUNTIES);
  (B) THE CITY OF NEW YORK (WHICH CONSISTS OF BRONX, NEW  YORK,  QUEENS,
BROOKLYN, AND RICHMOND COUNTIES);
  (C)  THE MID-HUDSON REGION (WHICH CONSISTS OF SULLIVAN, ULSTER, DUTCH-
ESS, ORANGE, PUTNAM, WESTCHESTER, AND ROCKLAND COUNTIES);
  (D) THE SOUTHERN TIER (WHICH CONSISTS OF STEUBEN, SCHUYLER,  TOMPKINS,
CHEMUNG, TIOGA, CHENANGO, BROOME, AND DELAWARE COUNTIES);
  (E)  THE CAPITAL REGION (WHICH CONSISTS OF WARREN, WASHINGTON, SARATO-
GA, SCHENECTADY, RENSSELAER, ALBANY, COLUMBIA, AND GREENE COUNTIES);
  (F) THE MOHAWK VALLEY (WHICH CONSISTS  OF  ONEIDA,  HERKIMER,  FULTON,
MONTGOMERY, OTSEGO, AND SCHOHARIE COUNTIES);
  (G)  THE  NORTH  COUNTRY  (WHICH  CONSISTS  OF  CLINTON, FRANKLIN, ST.
LAWRENCE, JEFFERSON, LEWIS, HAMILTON, AND ESSEX COUNTIES);
  (H) THE CENTRAL REGION (WHICH CONSISTS OF  OSWEGO,  CAYUGA,  ONONDAGA,
MADISON, AND CORTLAND COUNTIES);
  (I) THE FINGER LAKES REGION (WHICH CONSISTS OF ORLEANS, MONROE, WAYNE,
GENESEE, WYOMING, LIVINGSTON, ONTARIO, SENECA, AND YATES COUNTIES); AND
  (J)  THE  WESTERN REGION (WHICH CONSISTS OF NIAGARA, ERIE, CHAUTAUQUA,
CATTARAUGUS, AND ALLEGANY COUNTIES).

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13830-07-6

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