senate Bill S6513B

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to opportunities in the city of New York for minority and women-owned business enterprises

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  • Introduced
  • 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
Dec 29, 2017 approval memo.65
signed chap.504
Dec 19, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2017 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.688
substituted for a8508a
Jun 20, 2017 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.2073
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 17, 2017 print number 6513b
Jun 17, 2017 amend and recommit to cities
Jun 16, 2017 print number 6513a
Jun 16, 2017 amend (t) and recommit to cities
May 30, 2017 referred to cities

Co-Sponsors

S6513 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8508A
Law Section:
New York City Charter
Laws Affected:
Amd §311, NYC Chart

S6513 - Summary

Relates to opportunities in the city of New York for minority and women-owned business enterprises.

S6513 - Sponsor Memo

S6513 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6513

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 30, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. ALCANTARA, SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, the New York city charter and
  the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to oppor-
  tunities  for  small  businesses,  minority  and  women-owned business
  enterprises and emerging business enterprises

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

  Section  1.  The  general  municipal  law  is  amended by adding a new
section 103-h to read as follows:
  S 103-H. MENTORING PROGRAM. 1. A CITY WITH A POPULATION OF ONE MILLION
OR MORE INHABITANTS, AND ANY DISTRICT, BOARD OR AGENCY WITH JURISDICTION
EXCLUSIVELY THEREIN, MAY ESTABLISH A MENTORING PROGRAM FOR  SMALL  BUSI-
NESSES  IN  THE  CONSTRUCTION  TRADES  AND  PROFESSIONAL  SERVICES.   IN
CONNECTION THEREWITH, THE CITY, DISTRICT, BOARD OR AGENCY MAY  DETERMINE
THE  CRITERIA  PURSUANT  TO  WHICH A BUSINESS SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR, AND
SELECTED AS, A MENTEE BUSINESS PARTICIPATING IN THE  COMPONENTS  OF  THE
PROGRAM  UNDER  PARAGRAPH  C  OF  SUBDIVISION  FIVE OF THIS SECTION, THE
NUMBER OF MENTEE BUSINESSES TO PARTICIPATE IN EACH SUCH COMPONENT OF THE
PROGRAM, THE CRITERIA FOR THE COMPETITIVE SELECTION OF  THE  FIRMS  THAT
WILL PROVIDE MENTORING SERVICES, THE ASSIGNMENT OF A MENTOR TO A SPECIF-
IC MENTEE BUSINESS, AND THE FUNDING FOR THE PROGRAM.
  2. SUCH A CITY, DISTRICT, BOARD OR AGENCY IS AUTHORIZED, NOTWITHSTAND-
ING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW;
  A.  TO  DESIGNATE  WHICH ELIGIBLE CONTRACTS SHALL BE MENTORING PROGRAM
CONTRACTS UNDER SUBPARAGRAPHS ONE AND TWO OF PARAGRAPH C OF  SUBDIVISION
FIVE OF THIS SECTION, RESPECTIVELY;
  B.  TO ESTABLISH STANDARDS FOR QUALIFYING MENTEE BUSINESSES TO COMPETE
FOR A MENTORING PROGRAM CONTRACT, PROVIDED THAT NO LESS THAN THREE QUAL-
IFIED MENTEE BUSINESSES IN THE PROGRAM MUST SUBMIT RESPONSIVE OFFERS  TO
PERFORM THE CONTRACT;

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11891-02-7

Co-Sponsors

S6513A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8508A
Law Section:
New York City Charter
Laws Affected:
Amd §311, NYC Chart

S6513A - Summary

Relates to opportunities in the city of New York for minority and women-owned business enterprises.

S6513A - Sponsor Memo

S6513A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6513--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 30, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. ALCANTARA, SAVINO, COMRIE -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Cities
  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
  and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the New York city charter, in relation to  opportunities
  for minority and women-owned business enterprises

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

  Section 1. Section 311 of the New York  city  charter  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision i to read as follows:
  I.  IN  ADDITION  TO OTHER RULES AUTHORIZED BY THIS SECTION, THE BOARD
MAY PROVIDE BY RULE THAT:
  1. AGENCIES MAY MAKE PROCUREMENTS OF GOODS AND  SERVICES  FOR  AMOUNTS
NOT  EXCEEDING ONE HUNDRED FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS FROM BUSINESSES CERTI-
FIED AS MINORITY OR WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES PURSUANT TO SECTION
THIRTEEN HUNDRED FOUR OF THE CHARTER WITHOUT A FORMAL COMPETITIVE  PROC-
ESS.
  2. AGENCIES MAY AWARD CONTRACTS FOR GOODS AND SERVICES ON THE BASIS OF
BEST  VALUE  TO  THE BIDDER OR OFFERER WHICH OPTIMIZES QUALITY, COST AND
EFFICIENCY, AMONG RESPONSIVE AND RESPONSIBLE BIDDERS OR  OFFERERS.  SUCH
BASIS SHALL REFLECT, WHEREVER POSSIBLE, OBJECTIVE AND QUANTIFIABLE ANAL-
YSIS  AND  MAY INCLUDE THE PROSPECTIVE BIDDER'S RECORD OF COMPLYING WITH
EXISTING LABOR STANDARDS, MAINTAINING HARMONIOUS  LABOR  RELATIONS,  AND
PROTECTING THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF WORKERS. SUCH BASIS MAY ALSO IDENTI-
FY A QUANTITATIVE FACTOR FOR AWARDING OF CONTRACTS FOR BIDDERS OR OFFER-
ERS  THAT  ARE  BUSINESSES CERTIFIED AS MINORITY OR WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS
ENTERPRISES PURSUANT TO SECTION THIRTEEN HUNDRED FOUR OF THE CHARTER.
  3. THE RULE OR RULES PROMULGATED TO IMPLEMENT PARAGRAPH  ONE  OF  THIS
SUBDIVISION  SHALL  PROVIDE THAT THE CITY SHALL, COMMENCING ON THE FIRST
OF OCTOBER OF THE FIRST FULL CALENDAR YEAR  FOLLOWING  THE  ADOPTION  OF
SUCH  RULE  OR  RULES,  SUBMIT  AN ANNUAL REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR AND THE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11891-11-7

Co-Sponsors

S6513B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8508A
Law Section:
New York City Charter
Laws Affected:
Amd §311, NYC Chart

S6513B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to opportunities in the city of New York for minority and women-owned business enterprises.

S6513B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6513B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6513--B

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 30, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. ALCANTARA, SAVINO, COMRIE -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on  Cities
  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
  and recommitted  to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the New York city charter, in relation to  opportunities
  for minority and women-owned business enterprises

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

  Section 1. Section 311 of the New York  city  charter  is  amended  by
adding a new subdivision i to read as follows:
  I.  IN  ADDITION  TO OTHER RULES AUTHORIZED BY THIS SECTION, THE BOARD
MAY PROVIDE BY RULE THAT:
  1. AGENCIES MAY MAKE PROCUREMENTS OF GOODS AND  SERVICES  FOR  AMOUNTS
NOT  EXCEEDING ONE HUNDRED FIFTY THOUSAND DOLLARS FROM BUSINESSES CERTI-
FIED AS MINORITY OR WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES PURSUANT TO SECTION
THIRTEEN HUNDRED FOUR OF THE CHARTER WITHOUT A FORMAL COMPETITIVE  PROC-
ESS.
  2. AGENCIES MAY AWARD CONTRACTS FOR GOODS AND SERVICES ON THE BASIS OF
BEST  VALUE  TO  THE BIDDER OR OFFERER WHICH OPTIMIZES QUALITY, COST AND
EFFICIENCY, AMONG RESPONSIVE AND RESPONSIBLE BIDDERS OR  OFFERERS.  SUCH
BASIS SHALL REFLECT, WHEREVER POSSIBLE, OBJECTIVE AND QUANTIFIABLE ANAL-
YSIS  AND  MAY INCLUDE THE PROSPECTIVE BIDDER'S RECORD OF COMPLYING WITH
EXISTING LABOR STANDARDS, MAINTAINING HARMONIOUS  LABOR  RELATIONS,  AND
PROTECTING THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF WORKERS. SUCH BASIS MAY ALSO IDENTI-
FY A QUANTITATIVE FACTOR FOR AWARDING OF CONTRACTS FOR BIDDERS OR OFFER-
ERS  THAT  ARE  BUSINESSES CERTIFIED AS MINORITY OR WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS
ENTERPRISES PURSUANT TO SECTION THIRTEEN HUNDRED FOUR OF THE CHARTER.
  3. THE RULE OR RULES PROMULGATED TO IMPLEMENT PARAGRAPH  ONE  OF  THIS
SUBDIVISION  SHALL  PROVIDE THAT THE CITY SHALL, COMMENCING ON THE FIRST

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11891-13-7

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