senate Bill S5720

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the provision of regulatory information to small businesses

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 07, 2018 reported and committed to rules
Jan 03, 2018 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
Apr 26, 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

S5720
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Aye with Reservations
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Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business Committee Vote: Jun 7, 2018

S5720 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7124
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
State Administrative Procedure Act
Laws Affected:
Add §102-b, St Ad Proc Act
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S5240, A846

S5720 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the provision of regulatory information to small businesses through the establishment of a small business regulatory nexus by certain agencies.

S5720 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5720 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5720

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 26, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  JACOBS -- 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 state administrative procedure act, in relation to
  the provision of regulatory information to  small  businesses  through
  the  establishment  of  a  small  business regulatory nexus by certain
  agencies

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

  Section 1. The state administrative procedure act is amended by adding
a new section 102-b to read as follows:
  §  102-B.  SMALL  BUSINESS  REGULATORY  NEXUS.  1.  EACH AGENCY WITH A
SUBSTANTIAL REGULATORY IMPACT ON SMALL BUSINESSES  SHALL  ESTABLISH  AND
MAINTAIN  A  SECTION ON ITS WEBSITE TO BE DESIGNATED THE "SMALL BUSINESS
REGULATORY NEXUS" OF SUCH AGENCY. AN AGENCY SHALL BE DEEMED  TO  HAVE  A
SUBSTANTIAL  REGULATORY IMPACT ON SMALL BUSINESSES IF IT: (A) HAS POSTED
TWO OR MORE SMALL BUSINESS REGULATION GUIDES  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION  ONE
HUNDRED  TWO-A  OF  THIS ARTICLE; (B) HAS ISSUED FIVE OR MORE REGULATORY
FLEXIBILITY ANALYSES IN THE PAST THREE CALENDAR YEARS; OR (C)  HAS  BEEN
ESTABLISHED  AFTER  THE  EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION AND HAS ISSUED A
REGULATORY FLEXIBILITY ANALYSIS, PROVIDED THAT THE SMALL BUSINESS  REGU-
LATORY  NEXUS  SHALL BE ESTABLISHED WITHIN ONE HUNDRED TWENTY DAYS AFTER
THE DATE ON  WHICH  SUCH  INITIAL  REGULATORY  FLEXIBILITY  ANALYSIS  IS
PUBLISHED  IN  THE  STATE REGISTER. AN AGENCY THAT HAS ISSUED REGULATORY
FLEXIBILITY ANALYSES SOLELY TO ADDRESS  ADVERSE  IMPACTS  OR  COMPLIANCE
REQUIREMENTS  ON  LOCAL  GOVERNMENTS SHALL DESIGNATE SUCH SECTION OF ITS
WEBSITE AS A "LOCAL GOVERNMENT REGULATORY NEXUS".
  2. (A) THE SMALL BUSINESS REGULATORY NEXUS SHALL INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING
INFORMATION OR DIRECT LINKS TO SUCH INFORMATION:
  (I) THE RULES OF THE AGENCY, IDENTIFYING THE APPLICABILITY OF ANY SUCH
RULES TO SPECIFIC CATEGORIES OF SMALL BUSINESSES OR LOCAL GOVERNMENTS;

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

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