Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Dec 28, 2018
|Dec 17, 2018
delivered to governor
|Jun 11, 2018
returned to assembly
3rd reading cal.1689
substituted for s8864
|Jun 11, 2018
substituted by a5931a
ordered to third reading cal.1689
committee discharged and committed to rules
|May 30, 2018
referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Senate Bill S8864Vetoed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status Via A5931 - Vetoed by Governor
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Vetoed By Governor
- Signed By Governor
2017-S8864 (ACTIVE) - Details
2017-S8864 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes the New York state interagency coordinating council for service-disabled veterans; defines the powers and duties of the council and requires an annual report by the council to the governor, the temporary president of the senate and the speaker of the assembly.
2017-S8864 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8864 SPONSOR: SEPULVEDA TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing the New York state interagency coordinating council for service-disabled veter- ans, defining the powers and duties of the council and requiring an annual report by the council to the governor, the temporary president of the senate and the speaker of the assembly PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would establish a New York State Interagency coordinating Council for Service Disabled Veterans to provide accessible, coordi- nated, and specialized services to service disabled veterans from multi- ple state and local agencies. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: This bill amends the Executive Law by adding a new section 368-a to
2017-S8864 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8864 I N S E N A T E May 30, 2018 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi- ty and Military Affairs AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing the New York state interagency coordinating council for service-disabled veterans, defining the powers and duties of the council and requiring an annual report by the council to the governor, the temporary presi- dent of the senate and the speaker of the assembly THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Legislative intent. The legislature hereby recognizes that New York state's veterans, particularly those who suffered service-re- lated disabilities, have unique needs as a result of the sacrifices they made during their military service. It is also hereby acknowledged by the legislature that due to the complexity of their needs, such individ- uals require accessible, coordinated, and specialized services within their communities from multiple state and local agencies. The legisla- ture finds that there is an immediate need for a statewide comprehensive program to coordinate such services. § 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 368-a to read as follows: § 368-A. NEW YORK STATE INTERAGENCY COORDINATING COUNCIL FOR SERVICE- DISABLED VETERANS. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED THE NEW YORK STATE INTER- AGENCY COORDINATING COUNCIL FOR SERVICE-DISABLED VETERANS IN THE EXECU- TIVE DEPARTMENT TO HAVE AND EXERCISE THE FUNCTIONS, POWERS AND DUTIES PROVIDED BY THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION AND ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW. 1. AS USED IN THIS SECTION THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL MEAN: (A) "COUNCIL" MEANS THE NEW YORK STATE INTERAGENCY COORDINATING COUN- CIL FOR SERVICE-DISABLED VETERANS; (B) "VETERAN" MEANS A PERSON, MALE OR FEMALE, RESIDENT OF THIS STATE, WHO HAS SERVED IN THE ACTIVE MILITARY, NAVAL, OR AIR SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES DURING A WAR IN WHICH THE UNITED STATES ENGAGED AND WHO EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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