assembly Bill A5171

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Directs contracting state agencies to develop a growth plan in order to increase participation of MWBEs with respect to state contracts and subcontracts

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A5171 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2216
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§311 & 315, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A6872, S5759
2017-2018: A4322, S3806
2021-2022: A6615, A10558, S3391

A5171 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs contracting state agencies to develop a growth plan in order to increase participation of minority- and women-owned businesses with respect to state contracts and subcontracts.

A5171 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5171

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 7, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  BLAKE, COLTON, MOSLEY, BARRON, COOK, JOYNER,
  SEAWRIGHT, RODRIGUEZ, BICHOTTE, HYNDMAN -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of
  A.  PEOPLES-STOKES, THIELE -- read once and referred to the  Committee
  on Governmental Operations

AN  ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to directing contracting
  state agencies to develop a growth plan in order to  increase  partic-
  ipation of MWBEs with respect to state contracts and subcontracts

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of  section  311  of  the  executive  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph (d-1) to read as follows:
  (D-1)  TO  REQUIRE  ALL  CONTRACTING STATE AGENCIES TO DEVELOP A THREE
YEAR GROWTH PLAN TO  DETERMINE  A  MEANS  OF  PROMOTING  AND  INCREASING
PARTICIPATION  BY  MINORITY-OWNED  AND  WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES
WITH RESPECT TO STATE CONTRACTS AND  SUBCONTRACTS.  EVERY  THREE  YEARS,
BEGINNING  MAY  FIFTEENTH,  TWO  THOUSAND TWENTY, EACH CONTRACTING STATE
AGENCY SHALL SUBMIT A THREE YEAR GROWTH  PLAN  AS  PART  OF  ITS  ANNUAL
REPORT  TO  THE GOVERNOR AND LEGISLATURE PURSUANT TO SECTION ONE HUNDRED
SIXTY-FOUR OF THIS CHAPTER.
  § 2. Subdivision 5 of section 315 of the executive law,  as  added  by
chapter 175 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  5.  Each agency shall include in its annual report to the governor and
legislature pursuant to section one hundred sixty-four of [the executive
law] THIS CHAPTER its annual goals for contracts with minority-owned and
women-owned business enterprises, the number of actual contracts  issued
to minority-owned and women-owned business enterprises; and a summary of
all waivers of the requirements of subdivisions six and seven of section
three  hundred  thirteen of this article allowed by the reporting agency
during the preceding year, including a description of the basis  of  the
waiver  request  and the rationale for granting such waiver. Each agency
shall also include in such annual report whether  or  not  it  has  been

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