assembly Bill A2165

2017-2018 Legislative Session

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

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Jan 03, 2018 referred to governmental operations
Jan 17, 2017 referred to governmental operations

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A2165 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S55
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 17-C §§369-m - 369-p, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10622, S7919
2019-2020: A1266, S49

A2165 - Summary

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

A2165 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2165

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. BRONSON -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Governmental Operations

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;
  (C)  AN ENTERPRISE IN WHICH SUCH LGBT, DISABILITY OR VETERAN OWNERSHIP
HAS AND EXERCISES THE AUTHORITY TO CONTROL INDEPENDENTLY THE  DAY-TO-DAY
BUSINESS DECISIONS OF THE ENTERPRISE;

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

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