assembly Bill A5810A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing a study of the economic impact of public libraries

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 23, 2017 signed chap.346
Oct 11, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2017 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.2118
substituted for s3010
Jun 05, 2017 referred to rules
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 25, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.527
May 23, 2017 reported
Apr 25, 2017 reported referred to ways and means
Mar 16, 2017 print number 5810a
Mar 16, 2017 amend (t) and recommit to libraries and education technology
Feb 15, 2017 referred to libraries and education technology

A5810 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3010
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A7666
2015-2016: A7621

A5810 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the empire state development corporation conducting a study at least once every five years, on the economic impact of public libraries and public library systems in New York state.

A5810 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5810

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 15, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. QUART -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Libraries and Education Technology

AN ACT in relation to studying the economic impact of  public  libraries
  and public library systems in New York state

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

  Section 1. Study of the economic impact of public libraries and public
library systems. The empire state development corporation, in  consulta-
tion  with  the state education department, shall conduct a study on the
economic impact of public libraries and public library  systems  in  New
York state. Such study shall include, but not be limited to, the follow-
ing:
  a.  The  return  on  investment  New  York state and local governments
receive from public libraries and public library systems;
  b. The direct, indirect, and induced economic  impact  of  all  public
library expenditures on the state and local economies;
  c. An examination of the resources, services, and programs provided to
library patrons for career development;
  d. An examination of the resources, services, and programs provided to
current and prospective business owners; and
  e.    An analysis of public library systems and the value they provide
to public libraries.
  § 2. For the purposes of  this  act,  the  following  terms  shall  be
defined as follows:
  a.  "public  library"  shall  mean  any public or association library,
other than professional, technical or public school library, established
for free public  purposes  by  official  action  of  a  municipality  or
district  or  the  legislature,  where the whole interests belong to the
public; the term "association" library shall  be  construed  to  mean  a
library  established  and controlled, in whole or in part, by a group of
private individuals operating as an association, closed  corporation  or

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

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A5810A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3010
Law Section:
Education
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A7666
2015-2016: A7621

A5810A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the empire state development corporation conducting a study at least once every five years, on the economic impact of public libraries and public library systems in New York state.

A5810A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5810--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 15, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. QUART -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Libraries and Education Technology --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT relating to studying the economic impact of public libraries  and
  public library systems in New York state

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

  Section 1. Study of the economic impact of public libraries and public
library systems. The empire state development corporation, in  consulta-
tion  with  the state education department, shall conduct a study on the
economic impact of public libraries and public library  systems  in  New
York state. Such study shall include, but not be limited to, the follow-
ing:
  a.  The  return  on  investment  New  York state and local governments
receive from public libraries and public library systems;
  b. The direct, indirect, and induced economic  impact  of  all  public
library expenditures on the state and local economies;
  c. An examination of the resources, services, and programs provided to
library patrons for career development;
  d. An examination of the resources, services, and programs provided to
current and prospective business owners; and
  e.    An analysis of public library systems and the value they provide
to public libraries.
  § 2. For the purposes of  this  act,  the  following  terms  shall  be
defined as follows:
  a.  "public  library"  shall  mean  any public or association library,
other than professional, technical or public school library, established
for free public  purposes  by  official  action  of  a  municipality  or
district  or  the  legislature,  where the whole interests belong to the
public; the term "association" library shall  be  construed  to  mean  a

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

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