assembly Bill A2819

Vetoed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Eliminates the requirement that certain minority and women-owned business enterprise owners have a personal net worth of less than three million five hundred thousand dollars in order to obtain certification

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 29, 2017 tabled
vetoed memo.251
Dec 19, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2017 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.2203
substituted for s3018
Jun 05, 2017 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 25, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.502
May 22, 2017 reported
Jan 23, 2017 referred to governmental operations

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A2819 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3018
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §314, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A9774, S7865

A2819 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Eliminates the requirement that certain minority and women-owned business enterprise owners have a personal net worth of less than three million five hundred thousand dollars in order to obtain certification as a certified minority and women-owned business enterprise; clarifies that an individual's net worth is to be considered in determining eligibility for certification under article 15-A of the executive law.

A2819 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2819

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 23, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. BICHOTTE, SOLAGES, SEPULVEDA, SEAWRIGHT, WALKER,
  HOOPER, HYNDMAN, BLAKE -- read once and referred to the  Committee  on
  Governmental Operations

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive  law,  in relation to eliminating the
  requirement that certain minority and women-owned business  enterprise
  owners  have  a  personal  net  worth  of less than three million five
  hundred thousand dollars in order to obtain certification as a  quali-
  fying  minority  and  women-owned  business enterprise; and clarifying
  that an individual's net worth is not to be considered in  determining
  eligibility for certification under Article 15-A of the executive law

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

  Section 1. Subparagraphs (v), (vi)  and  (vii)  of  paragraph  (a)  of
subdivision 2-a of section 314 of the executive law, as amended by chap-
ter 175 of the laws of 2010, are amended to read as follows:
  (v)  be  subject to a physical site inspection to verify the fifty-one
percent ownership requirement; AND
  (vi)[be owned  by  an  individual  or  individuals,  whose  ownership,
control and operation are relied upon for certification, with a personal
net  worth  that  does  not  exceed  three million five hundred thousand
dollars, as adjusted annually for inflation according  to  the  consumer
price index; and
  (vii)]  be an enterprise that is a small business pursuant to subdivi-
sion twenty of section three hundred ten of this article.
  § 2. Notwithstanding any rule, regulation or  guideline to the contra-
ry, the personal net worth of an individual or individuals, whose owner-
ship, control and operation are relied upon for certification of a busi-
ness  as  a  certified  minority  and  women-owned  business  enterprise
pursuant  to  the  provisions of article 15-A of the executive law shall
not be taken into account in determining certification under such  arti-
cle.

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