assembly Bill A6175A

Vetoed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Authorizes the empire state development corporation to develop a public awareness campaign promoting businesses located in New York state

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2018 tabled
vetoed memo.331
Dec 17, 2018 delivered to governor
Apr 18, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.98
substituted for s622a
Mar 05, 2018 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
delivered to senate
passed assembly
Mar 01, 2018 advanced to third reading cal.693
Feb 28, 2018 reported
Jan 30, 2018 print number 6175a
Jan 30, 2018 amend and recommit to economic development
Jan 03, 2018 referred to economic development
Feb 27, 2017 referred to economic development

A6175 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S622
Law Section:
Economic Development
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9444, S6668
2019-2020: A7312, S5239
2021-2022: S704

A6175 - Summary

Authorizes the empire state development corporation to develop a public awareness campaign promoting businesses located in New York state; requires the creating of the Buy New York Online Networking Directory to connect purchasers with businesses located in New York.

A6175 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6175

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 27, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SCHIMMINGER -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Economic Development

AN ACT authorizing the empire state development corporation to develop a
  public awareness campaign promoting businesses  located  in  New  York
  state

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

  Section 1. 1. The empire state development corporation shall  develop,
establish and implement a public awareness campaign promoting businesses
located  in New York state and encouraging individuals and businesses to
purchase products and services from such businesses.
  2. The campaign shall include an internet website  providing  informa-
tion  on  businesses  located  in  New  York  state  and their available
products and services including a Buy New York Online Networking  Direc-
tory.  The  owner of any business located and operated in this state may
apply to the empire state development corporation to  have  his  or  her
business  included  on  such directory. The directory shall include, but
not be limited to, participating businesses' names,  addresses,  contact
information,   including  telephone  number,  fax,  e-mail  and  website
address, products or services offered with a brief description, and  any
additional information, including history, hours and dates of operation,
and  number  of  employees.  Such  directory shall also include a search
capability to allow for participating businesses to be searched  by  the
products or services they offer.
  3. The public awareness campaign shall be made available to the public
by  any  means deemed appropriate by the empire state development corpo-
ration including, but not limited to, internet, radio, and print  adver-
tising  such as brochures, billboards and posters. The campaign may also
identify and recruit individuals to serve as visible, public ambassadors
to promote this message.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05454-01-7

A6175A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S622
Law Section:
Economic Development
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9444, S6668
2019-2020: A7312, S5239
2021-2022: S704

A6175A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the empire state development corporation to develop a public awareness campaign promoting businesses located in New York state; requires the creating of the Buy New York Online Networking Directory to connect purchasers with businesses located in New York.

A6175A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6175--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 27, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SCHIMMINGER -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Economic Development -- recommitted to the  Committee  on
  Economic  Development  in  accordance  with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT authorizing the empire state development corporation to develop a
  public  awareness  campaign  promoting  businesses located in New York
  state

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

  Section  1. 1. The empire state development corporation shall develop,
establish and implement a public awareness campaign promoting businesses
located in New York state and encouraging individuals and businesses  to
purchase products and services from such businesses.
  2.  The  campaign shall include an internet website providing informa-
tion on businesses  located  in  New  York  state  and  their  available
products  and services including a Buy New York Online Networking Direc-
tory. The owner of any business located and operated in this  state  may
apply  to  the  empire  state development corporation to have his or her
business included on such directory. The directory  shall  include,  but
not  be  limited  to, participating businesses' names,addresses, contact
information,  including  telephone  number,  fax,  e-mail  and   website
address,  products or services offered with a brief description, and any
additional information, including history, hours and dates of operation,
and number of employees. Such directory  shall  also  include  a  search
capability  to  allow for participating businesses to be searched by the
products or services they offer.
  3. The public awareness campaign shall be made available to the public
by any means deemed appropriate by the empire state  development  corpo-
ration  including, but not limited to, internet, radio, and print adver-
tising such as brochures, billboards and posters. The campaign may  also

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