assembly Bill A6792A

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to webpage access to any mobile application used to search for veterans' services

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Current Bill Status Via S4477 - Signed by Governor


  • 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
Nov 11, 2019 signed chap.488
Nov 08, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 03, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.429
substituted for a6792a
Jun 03, 2019 substituted by s4477a
May 23, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.429
May 21, 2019 reported
May 13, 2019 print number 6792a
May 13, 2019 amend and recommit to veterans' affairs
Mar 20, 2019 referred to veterans' affairs

A6792 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4477
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §353, Exec L

A6792 - Summary

Relates to webpage access to any mobile application used to search for veterans' services.

A6792 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  6792

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 20, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. STERN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Veterans' Affairs

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to webpage access to  any
  mobile application used to search for veterans' services

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

  Section 1. Section 353 of the executive law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 24 to read as follows:
  24. TO MAINTAIN ON THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF THE DIVISION A LINK TO  ANY
MOBILE  APPLICATION AVAILABLE TO BE DOWNLOADED THAT CAN BE USED TO ALLOW
AN INDIVIDUAL TO SEARCH FOR VARIOUS VETERANS' SERVICES IN THEIR  REGION.
IN  ADDITION,  THE  DIVISION  SHALL  PROVIDE A STATEMENT ON SUCH WEBPAGE
STATING THAT CONTAINED AND AVAILABLE WITHIN SUCH APPLICATION IS INFORMA-
TION THAT WILL ALLOW AN  INDIVIDUAL  TO  SEARCH  FOR  VARIOUS  VETERANS'
SERVICES  IN  THEIR  REGION.  INFORMATION  SET FORTH IN THIS SUBDIVISION
SHALL BE MAINTAINED AND UPDATED AT LEAST ANNUALLY.
  § 2. This act shall take effect on the ninetieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10734-01-9

Co-Sponsors

A6792A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4477
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §353, Exec L

A6792A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to webpage access to any mobile application used to search for veterans' services.

A6792A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 6792--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 20, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. STERN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Veterans' Affairs -- committee discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to webpage access to any
  mobile application used to search for veterans' services

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  14-a of section 353 of the executive law, as
added by chapter 358 of the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows:
  14-a. To establish, operate and maintain a  free  mobile  application,
under the supervision of the state director, for the purposes of provid-
ing  veterans  and their family members with information, AVAILABLE ON A
REGION-SPECIFIC BASIS, relating to services provided by the division  as
well  as services and programs provided to veterans by other state agen-
cies, the federal government, and other organizations. Such services and
programs shall include, but not be limited to educational and job  bene-
fits,  tuition assistance programs, survivor benefits, health and mental
health referrals, and  real  property  tax  exemptions.  THE  DIVISION'S
WEBSITE SHALL CONTAIN A LINK TO THE FREE MOBILE APPLICATION.
  §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10734-02-9