assembly Bill A1139

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to participation by LGBT, disability and veteran-owned businesses in state contracts

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Jan 07, 2021 referred to governmental operations

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A1139 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S683
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 17-C §§369-m - 369-p, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A10622, S7919
2017-2018: A2165, S55
2019-2020: A1266, S49

A1139 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to participation by LGBT, disability and veteran-owned businesses in state contracts.

A1139 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1139
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              January 7, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. BRONSON, SEAWRIGHT, OTIS, DE LA ROSA, CRUZ, GOTT-
   FRIED,  EPSTEIN, QUART, LAVINE, REYES -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Governmental Operations
 
 AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to participation by LGBT,
   disability  and  veteran-owned  businesses  in  state  contracts;  and
   providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as
 the "New York State Supplier Diversity Act".
   § 2. The executive law is amended by adding a new article 17-C to read
 as follows:
                               ARTICLE 17-C
           SUPPLIER DIVERSITY IN STATE CONTRACTING OPPORTUNITIES
 SECTION 369-M. DEFINITIONS.
         369-N. DIVISION OF SUPPLIER DIVERSITY.
         369-O. OPPORTUNITIES  FOR  CERTIFIED LGBT, DISABILITY AND VETER-
                  AN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES.
         369-P. SEVERABILITY.
   § 369-M. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS  ARTICLE,  THE  FOLLOWING  TERMS
 SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   1.  "CERTIFIED LGBT, DISABILITY, OR VETERAN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE"
 SHALL MEAN A BUSINESS ENTERPRISE, INCLUDING A SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP, PART-
 NERSHIP, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY OR CORPORATION THAT IS:
   (A) AT LEAST FIFTY-ONE PERCENT OWNED BY ONE OR MORE LGBT  INDIVIDUALS,
 DISABLED INDIVIDUALS OR VETERANS;
   (B)  AN ENTERPRISE IN WHICH SUCH LGBT, DISABILITY OR VETERAN OWNERSHIP
 IS REAL, SUBSTANTIAL, AND CONTINUING;
   (C) AN ENTERPRISE IN WHICH SUCH LGBT, DISABILITY OR VETERAN  OWNERSHIP
 HAS  AND EXERCISES THE AUTHORITY TO CONTROL INDEPENDENTLY THE DAY-TO-DAY
 BUSINESS DECISIONS OF THE ENTERPRISE;

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