senate Bill S5063

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Creates the lymphedema and lymphatic diseases research grants program

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 07, 2018 reported and committed to rules
Jan 03, 2018 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 05, 2017 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 30, 2017 advanced to third reading
Mar 29, 2017 2nd report cal.
Mar 28, 2017 1st report cal.525
Mar 06, 2017 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

Votes

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Jun 7, 2018 - Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business committee Vote

S5063
11
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business Committee Vote: Jun 7, 2018

Mar 28, 2017 - Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business committee Vote

S5063
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committee
10
Aye
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Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business Committee Vote: Mar 28, 2017

aye wr (1)

S5063 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A432
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3153-a, Pub Auth L; add §99-aa, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S2585
2011-2012: S882
2013-2014: S3072, A8456
2015-2016: S1058, A230
2019-2020: S4193, A1021

S5063 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates the lymphedema and lymphatic diseases research grants program; provides such grants, not to exceed $50,000, would be awarded on a competitive basis to biomedical research institutions conducting direct research related to lymphedema and lymphatic disease.

S5063 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5063 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5063

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 6, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic  Devel-
  opment and Small Business

AN  ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to establishing
  a lymphedema and lymphatic diseases research grants  program;  and  to
  amend  the  state  finance law, in relation to creating the lymphedema
  and lymphatic diseases research and education fund

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

  Section  1.  The  public  authorities  law  is amended by adding a new
section 3153-a to read as follows:
  § 3153-A. LYMPHEDEMA AND LYMPHATIC DISEASES RESEARCH  GRANTS  PROGRAM.
1.  THE FOUNDATION SHALL, WITHIN AVAILABLE APPROPRIATIONS, ESTABLISH THE
LYMPHEDEMA AND LYMPHATIC DISEASES  RESEARCH  GRANTS  PROGRAM,  HEREAFTER
"GRANTS  PROGRAM." THE GRANTS PROGRAM SHALL BE ADMINISTERED BY THE FOUN-
DATION, IN CONSULTATION WITH  THE  DEPARTMENT  OF  HEALTH.  SUCH  GRANTS
PROGRAM  FUNDS SHALL BE USED TO PROVIDE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE IN THE FORM
OF GRANTS, NOT TO EXCEED FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS PER GRANT, TO  NEW  YORK
STATE  BIOMEDICAL  RESEARCH  INSTITUTIONS FOR WORKING CAPITAL TO FURTHER
NEW AND EMERGING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FOR THE DIAGNOSIS  AND  TREAT-
MENT  OF LYMPHEDEMA AND LYMPHATIC DISEASES. SUCH GRANTS SHALL BE AWARDED
ON A COMPETITIVE BASIS TO BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS RESPONDING TO
REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS ISSUED BY THE FOUNDATION WHEN FUNDS ARE APPROPRI-
ATED.
  2. (A) "BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTION" SHALL MEAN  A  NOT-FOR-PROFIT
UNIVERSITY,  COLLEGE,  HOSPITAL,  PRIVATE OR FEDERAL RESEARCH LABORATORY
LOCATED IN NEW YORK STATE,  OR  A  CONSORTIUM  OF  SUCH  ENTITIES,  THAT
CONDUCTS  AN  INTENSIVE  AND ONGOING PROGRAM OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
DIRECTLY RELATED TO LYMPHEDEMA AND/OR LYMPHATIC DISEASES RESEARCH.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04938-01-7

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