assembly Bill A1664

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Directs the governor to establish 10 regional economic development councils to provide long-term strategic planning for economic growth for the regions of the state

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Jan 08, 2020 referred to economic development
Jan 16, 2019 referred to economic development

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A1664 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Economic Development Law
Laws Affected:
Add §11, Ec Dev L; amd §§73-a & 74, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A5405

A1664 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the governor to establish 10 regional economic development councils to provide long-term strategic planning for economic growth for the regions of the state; requires members of regional economic development councils to follow the financial disclosure requirements and the code of ethics in the public officers law.

A1664 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1664

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 16, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  ABINANTI,  SCHIMMINGER,  HYNDMAN, GOTTFRIED,
  THIELE, MOSLEY, D'URSO,  RA,  STECK,  BENEDETTO,  BRAUNSTEIN,  BARRON,
  WALKER,  KIM, JAFFEE, BLAKE, CROUCH, LAWRENCE -- Multi-Sponsored by --
  M. of A. ENGLEBRIGHT, NOLAN, SIMON, WALLACE, WALSH --  read  once  and
  referred to the Committee on Economic Development

AN  ACT  to  amend  the economic development law and the public officers
  law, in relation to the establishment of regional economic development
  councils; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expira-
  tion thereof

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

  Section  1.  The  economic  development law is amended by adding a new
section 11 to read as follows:
  § 11. REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCILS. 1.  THE  GOVERNOR  SHALL
ESTABLISH  TEN  REGIONAL  ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCILS, ONE FOR EACH OF
THE FOLLOWING REGIONS OF THE STATE:
  (A) LONG ISLAND (WHICH CONSISTS OF SUFFOLK AND NASSAU COUNTIES);
  (B) THE CITY OF NEW YORK (WHICH CONSISTS OF BRONX, NEW  YORK,  QUEENS,
KINGS, AND RICHMOND COUNTIES);
  (C)  THE MID-HUDSON REGION (WHICH CONSISTS OF SULLIVAN, ULSTER, DUTCH-
ESS, ORANGE, PUTNAM, WESTCHESTER, AND ROCKLAND COUNTIES);
  (D) THE SOUTHERN TIER (WHICH CONSISTS OF STEUBEN, SCHUYLER,  TOMPKINS,
CHEMUNG, TIOGA, CHENANGO, BROOME, AND DELAWARE COUNTIES);
  (E)  THE CAPITAL REGION (WHICH CONSISTS OF WARREN, WASHINGTON, SARATO-
GA, SCHENECTADY, RENSSELAER, ALBANY, COLUMBIA, AND GREENE COUNTIES);
  (F) THE MOHAWK VALLEY (WHICH CONSISTS  OF  ONEIDA,  HERKIMER,  FULTON,
MONTGOMERY, OTSEGO, AND SCHOHARIE COUNTIES);
  (G)  THE  NORTH  COUNTRY  (WHICH  CONSISTS  OF  CLINTON, FRANKLIN, ST.
LAWRENCE, JEFFERSON, LEWIS, HAMILTON, AND ESSEX COUNTIES);
  (H) THE CENTRAL REGION (WHICH CONSISTS OF  OSWEGO,  CAYUGA,  ONONDAGA,
MADISON, AND CORTLAND COUNTIES);

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