|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation|
|Apr 24, 2019||referred to cultural affairs, tourism, parks and recreation|
senate Bill S5299
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks And Recreation Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S5299 (ACTIVE) - Details
- Current Committee:
- Senate Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks And Recreation
- Law Section:
- Arts and Cultural Affairs
- Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S5299 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5299 SPONSOR: MAY TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize the New York state council on the arts to provide awards to encourage and honor young writers in New York state PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill authorizes the State Council on the Arts to establish a program to honor and encourage young writers, age 12 to 16, each summer. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 2. Authorizes the New York state council on the arts to select 10 writers between the ages of 12 and 16 engaged in productive and meri- torious creative writing to receive a $3,000 honorarium. Section 2. Effective date.
S5299 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5299 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 24, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MAY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation AN ACT to authorize the New York state council on the arts to provide awards to encourage and honor young writers in New York state THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, rule, regu- lation or policy to the contrary, it shall be permissible for the New York state council on the arts to select each summer, 10 writers between the ages of 12 and 16, inclusive, to each receive an award with an hono- rarium of $3,000; if such honorarium and award is established in stat- ute. The procedures and guidelines as are necessary to effect the provisions of this act shall be established by the New York state coun- cil on the arts, but shall require at a minimum, that the candidates be residents of New York state, be between the ages of 12 and 16, inclu- sive, and be engaged in productive and meritorious creative writing endeavors as defined by the council, and that such awards will be grant- ed in the summer months annually. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD11302-01-9
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