senate Bill S8086A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the incorporation of certain businesses for the purpose of practicing professional geology

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A10220 - Signed by Governor


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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 01, 2018 signed chap.302
Sep 19, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 13, 2018 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1247
substituted for s8086a
Jun 13, 2018 substituted by a10220a
May 22, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 16, 2018 2nd report cal.
amended 8086a
May 15, 2018 1st report cal.1247
Mar 27, 2018 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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May 15, 2018 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

S8086
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committee
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 15, 2018

S8086 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10220
Law Section:
Business Corporation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1503, BC L; amd §1105, Lim Lil L

S8086 - Summary

Relates to the incorporation of certain businesses for the purpose of practicing professional geology.

S8086 - Sponsor Memo

S8086 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8086

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 27, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations, Author-
  ities and Commissions

AN ACT to amend the business corporation law and the  limited  liability
  company  law,  in  relation to the incorporation of certain businesses
  for the purpose of practicing professional geology

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

  Section  1.  The opening paragraph of paragraph 1 of subdivision (b-6)
of section 1503 of the business corporation law, as added by chapter 260
of the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  Prior to the first day of March, two thousand [eighteen] NINETEEN, the
state education department and the department of state  shall  allow  an
existing business corporation organized under article four of this chap-
ter  to  become  a  professional  SERVICE corporation as defined in this
article for the purpose of  practicing  professional  geology,  provided
that  the surviving corporation meet all of the requirements to become a
professional SERVICE corporation, including that the name of  a  profes-
sional SERVICE corporation shall end with the words "professional corpo-
ration" or the abbreviation "P.C." by amending its certificate of incor-
poration so that it contains the following:
  §  2.  The  opening  paragraph  of paragraph 1 of subdivision (b-7) of
section 1503 of the business corporation law, as added by chapter 260 of
the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  Prior to the first day of March, two thousand [eighteen] NINETEEN, the
state education department and the department of state  shall  allow  an
existing business corporation organized under article four of this chap-
ter  to  become  a design professional service corporation as defined in
this  article  for  the  purpose  of  practicing  professional  geology,
provided  that the surviving corporation meet all of the requirements to
become a design professional service  corporation,  including  that  the
name  shall end with the words "design professional service corporation"
or the abbreviation "D.P.C." by amending  its  certificate  of  incorpo-
ration so that it contains the following:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

S8086A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10220
Law Section:
Business Corporation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1503, BC L; amd §1105, Lim Lil L

S8086A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the incorporation of certain businesses for the purpose of practicing professional geology.

S8086A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8086A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 8086--A
    Cal. No. 1247

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 27, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations, Author-
  ities and Commissions  --  reported  favorably  from  said  committee,
  ordered  to first report, amended on first report, ordered to a second
  report and ordered reprinted, retaining its  place  in  the  order  of
  second report

AN  ACT  to amend the business corporation law and the limited liability
  company law, in relation to the incorporation  of  certain  businesses
  for the purpose of practicing professional geology

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

  Section 1. The opening paragraph of subparagraph 1 of paragraph  (b-6)
of section 1503 of the business corporation law, as added by chapter 260
of the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  Prior to the first day of March, two thousand [eighteen] NINETEEN, the
state  education  department  and the department of state shall allow an
existing business corporation organized under article four of this chap-
ter to become a professional SERVICE  corporation  as  defined  in  this
article  for  the  purpose  of practicing professional geology, provided
that the surviving corporation meet all of the requirements to become  a
professional  SERVICE  corporation, including that the name of a profes-
sional SERVICE corporation shall end with the words "professional corpo-
ration" or the abbreviation "P.C." by amending its certificate of incor-
poration so that it contains the following:
  § 2. The opening paragraph of subparagraph 1  of  paragraph  (b-7)  of
section 1503 of the business corporation law, as added by chapter 260 of
the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  Prior to the first day of March, two thousand [eighteen] NINETEEN, the
state  education  department  and the department of state shall allow an
existing business corporation organized under article four of this chap-
ter to become a design professional service corporation  as  defined  in
this  article  for  the  purpose  of  practicing  professional  geology,
provided that the surviving corporation meet all of the requirements  to
become  a  design  professional  service corporation, including that the

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