assembly Bill A7312A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes the empire state development corporation to develop a public awareness campaign promoting businesses located in New York state

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status Via S5239 - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (17)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2020 committed to rules
Feb 03, 2020 amended on third reading 5239a
Jan 27, 2020 advanced to third reading
Jan 23, 2020 2nd report cal.
Jan 22, 2020 1st report cal.250
Jan 14, 2020 reported and committed to finance
Jan 08, 2020 referred to commerce, economic development and small business
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 03, 2019 ordered to third reading cal.433
substituted for a7312
Feb 03, 2020 amended on third reading 7312a
Jan 08, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.265
Jun 03, 2019 substituted by s5239
May 23, 2019 advanced to third reading cal.433
May 21, 2019 reported
Apr 22, 2019 referred to economic development

Votes

view votes

Jan 22, 2020 - Finance committee Vote

S5239
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show committee vote details

Jan 14, 2020 - Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business committee Vote

S5239
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show committee vote details

Committee Vote: Jan 14, 2020

May 7, 2019 - Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business committee Vote

S5239
8
0
committee
8
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
show committee vote details

Committee Vote: May 7, 2019

aye wr (1)

Co-Sponsors

A7312 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5239
Law Section:
Economic Development
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9444, S6668
2017-2018: A6175, S622
2021-2022: S704

A7312 - Summary

Authorizes the empire state development corporation to develop a public awareness campaign promoting businesses located in New York state; requires the creation of the Buy New York Online Networking Directory to connect purchasers with businesses located in New York.

A7312 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7312

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  SCHIMMINGER -- read once and referred to the
  Committee on Economic Development

AN ACT authorizing the empire state development corporation to develop a
  public awareness campaign promoting businesses  located  in  New  York
  state

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

  Section 1. 1. The empire state development corporation shall  develop,
establish and implement a public awareness campaign promoting businesses
located  in New York state and encouraging individuals and businesses to
purchase products and services from such businesses.
  2. The campaign shall include an internet website  providing  informa-
tion  on  businesses  located  in  New  York  state  and their available
products and services including a Buy New York Online Networking  Direc-
tory.  The  owner of any business located and operated in this state may
apply to the empire state development corporation to  have  his  or  her
business  included  on  such directory. The directory shall include, but
not be limited to, participating businesses' names,  addresses,  contact
information,   including  telephone  number,  fax,  e-mail  and  website
address, products or services offered with a brief description, and  any
additional information, including history, hours and dates of operation,
and  number  of  employees.  Such  directory shall also include a search
capability to allow for participating businesses to be searched  by  the
products or services they offer.
  3. The public awareness campaign shall be made available to the public
by  any  means deemed appropriate by the empire state development corpo-
ration including, but not limited to, internet, radio, and print  adver-
tising  such as brochures, billboards and posters. The campaign may also
identify and recruit individuals to serve as visible, public ambassadors
to promote this message.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11243-01-9

Co-Sponsors

A7312A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S5239
Law Section:
Economic Development
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9444, S6668
2017-2018: A6175, S622
2021-2022: S704

A7312A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the empire state development corporation to develop a public awareness campaign promoting businesses located in New York state; requires the creation of the Buy New York Online Networking Directory to connect purchasers with businesses located in New York.

A7312A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7312--A
                                                        Cal. No. 265

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. SCHIMMINGER, GRIFFIN, FERNANDEZ, BUTTENSCHON --
  read once and referred to the Committee  on  Economic  Development  --
  ordered  to  a third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining
  its place on the order of third reading

AN ACT authorizing the empire state development corporation to develop a
  public awareness campaign promoting businesses  located  in  New  York
  state

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

  Section 1. 1. The empire state development corporation shall  develop,
establish and implement a public awareness campaign promoting businesses
located  in New York state and encouraging individuals and businesses to
purchase products and services from such businesses.
  2. The campaign shall include an internet website  providing  informa-
tion  on  businesses  located  in  New  York  state  and their available
products and services including a Buy New York Online Networking  Direc-
tory.  The  owner of any business located and operated in this state may
apply to the empire state development corporation to  have  his  or  her
business  included  on  such directory. The directory shall include, but
not be limited to, participating businesses' names,  addresses,  contact
information,   including  telephone  number,  fax,  e-mail  and  website
address, products or services offered with a brief description, and  any
additional information, including history, hours and dates of operation,
and  number of employees.  The names of businesses participating in such
directory shall be organized by specific categories based on the various
goods or services that such business provides. Such directory  shall  be
searchable  by  such  specific  categories.    Such directory shall also
include a search capability to allow for participating businesses to  be
searched by the products or services they offer.
  3. The public awareness campaign shall be made available to the public
by  any  means deemed appropriate by the empire state development corpo-

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