assembly Bill A2805

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to entrepreneurship assistance centers; repealer

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 07, 2018 approval memo.8
signed chap.398
Nov 26, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1828
substituted for s3804
Mar 19, 2018 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.224
returned to assembly
died in senate
May 24, 2017 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 18, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.396
May 16, 2017 reported
May 02, 2017 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 23, 2017 referred to small business

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A2805 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3804
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
2015-2016: A4246, A7798, S2627

A2805 (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.

A2805 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2805

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 23, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. THIELE, RIVERA, HYNDMAN, BICHOTTE -- 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.
  §  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
  (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.

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