senate Bill S5239A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
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
May 20, 2019 referred to economic development
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 13, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 08, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 07, 2019 1st report cal.593
Apr 18, 2019 referred to commerce, economic development and small business

Votes

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Jan 22, 2020 - Finance committee Vote

S5239
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 14, 2020 - Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business committee Vote

S5239
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committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 14, 2020

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

S5239
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committee
8
Aye
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Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 7, 2019

aye wr (1)

Co-Sponsors

S5239 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7312
Law Section:
Economic Development
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6668, A9444
2017-2018: S622, A6175

S5239 - 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.

S5239 - Sponsor Memo

S5239 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5239

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 18, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KAPLAN, BOYLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when  printed  to  be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic
  Development and Small Business

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.

Co-Sponsors

S5239A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7312
Law Section:
Economic Development
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S6668, A9444
2017-2018: S622, A6175

S5239A (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.

S5239A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5239A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5239--A
    Cal. No. 250

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 18, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. KAPLAN, BOYLE -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when  printed  to  be committed to the Committee on Commerce, Economic
  Development and Small Business --  recommitted  to  the  Committee  on
  Commerce,  Economic  Development and Small Business in accordance with
  Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- reported favorably from  said  committee  and
  committed  to the Committee on Finance -- reported favorably from said
  committee, ordered to first and second  report,  ordered  to  a  third
  reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted, retaining its place in 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

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

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