senate Bill S4477A

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 - 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
May 21, 2019 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 20, 2019 ordered to third reading cal.770
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 16, 2019 print number 4477a
May 16, 2019 amend and recommit to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Mar 12, 2019 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

S4477 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6792
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §353, Exec L

S4477 - Summary

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

S4477 - Sponsor Memo

S4477 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4477

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 12, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military 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

S4477A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6792
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §353, Exec L

S4477A (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

S4477A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4477A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 4477--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 12, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military 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.
                                                           LBD10734-03-9

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