senate Bill S55

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to participation by LGBT, disability and veteran-owned businesses in state contracts

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs Committee


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Jan 03, 2018 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jan 04, 2017 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

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S55 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2165
Current Committee:
Senate Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 17-C §§369-m - 369-p, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7919, A10622
2019-2020: S49, A1266

S55 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to participation by LGBT, disability and veteran-owned businesses in state contracts.

S55 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S55 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                   55

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 4, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. HOYLMAN, HAMILTON, PARKER, PERALTA, PERKINS -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to participation by LGBT,
  disability  and  veteran-owned  businesses  in  state  contracts;  and
  providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known as "The New York State
Supplier Diversity Act."
  § 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new article 17-C to read
as follows:
                              ARTICLE 17-C
          SUPPLIER DIVERSITY IN STATE CONTRACTING OPPORTUNITIES
SECTION 369-M. DEFINITIONS.
        369-N. DIVISION OF SUPPLIER DIVERSITY.
        369-O. OPPORTUNITIES  FOR  CERTIFIED LGBT, DISABILITY AND VETER-
                 AN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES.
        369-P. SEVERABILITY.
  § 369-M. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS  ARTICLE,  THE  FOLLOWING  TERMS
SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
  1.  "CERTIFIED LGBT, DISABILITY, OR VETERAN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE"
SHALL MEAN A BUSINESS ENTERPRISE, INCLUDING A SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP, PART-
NERSHIP, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY OR CORPORATION THAT IS:
  (A) AT LEAST FIFTY-ONE PERCENT OWNED BY ONE OR MORE LGBT  INDIVIDUALS,
DISABLED INDIVIDUALS OR VETERANS;
  (B)  AN ENTERPRISE IN WHICH SUCH LGBT, DISABILITY OR VETERAN OWNERSHIP
IS REAL, SUBSTANTIAL, AND CONTINUING;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD05681-01-7

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