|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 09, 2019||referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs|
senate Bill S49
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Veterans, Homeland Security And Military Affairs Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S49 (ACTIVE) - Details
S49 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S49 SPONSOR: HOYLMAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the executive law, in relation to participation by LGBT, disability and veteran-owned businesses in state contracts; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expira- tion thereof PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: The New York State Supplier Diversity Act establishes a new Division of Supplier Diversity within the Office of General Services to encourage greater diversity in New York State's procurement process by ensuring equal access to contracting opportunities for certified LGBT, disabili- ty, and veteran-owned small businesses. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill establishes it as "the New York State Supplier Diversity Act."
S49 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 49 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. HOYLMAN, PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Home- land Security and Military Affairs AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to participation by LGBT, disability and veteran-owned businesses in state contracts; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "New York State Supplier Diversity Act". § 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new article 17-C to read as follows: ARTICLE 17-C SUPPLIER DIVERSITY IN STATE CONTRACTING OPPORTUNITIES SECTION 369-M. DEFINITIONS. 369-N. DIVISION OF SUPPLIER DIVERSITY. 369-O. OPPORTUNITIES FOR CERTIFIED LGBT, DISABILITY AND VETER- AN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES. 369-P. SEVERABILITY. § 369-M. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: 1. "CERTIFIED LGBT, DISABILITY, OR VETERAN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE" SHALL MEAN A BUSINESS ENTERPRISE, INCLUDING A SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP, PART- NERSHIP, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY OR CORPORATION THAT IS: (A) AT LEAST FIFTY-ONE PERCENT OWNED BY ONE OR MORE LGBT INDIVIDUALS, DISABLED INDIVIDUALS OR VETERANS; (B) AN ENTERPRISE IN WHICH SUCH LGBT, DISABILITY OR VETERAN OWNERSHIP IS REAL, SUBSTANTIAL, AND CONTINUING; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03425-01-9
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