assembly Bill A9530

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Directs the office for the aging and the department of economic development to expand encore entrepreneurship in the state, to empower individuals fifty years of age or older to establish small businesses

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 16, 2022 referred to aging


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A9530 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Assembly Aging
Law Section:
Elder Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §202, Eld L; amd §134, Ec Dev L

A9530 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the office for the aging and the department of economic development to expand encore entrepreneurship in the state, to empower individuals fifty years of age or older to establish small businesses.

A9530 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
                              March 16, 2022
 Introduced by M. of A. STIRPE -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Aging
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  elder  law and the economic development law, in
   relation to encore entrepreneurship
   Section  1.  Subdivisions  16  and 17 of section 202 of the elder law,
 subdivision 16 as amended by chapter 63 of the laws of 2022 and subdivi-
 sion 17 as added by section 1 of subpart J of part XX of chapter  55  of
 the  laws of 2020, are amended and a new subdivision 18 is added to read
 as follows:
   16. to the extent appropriations are available,  and  in  consultation
 with the office of children and family services, conduct a public educa-
 tion  campaign  that  emphasizes  zero-tolerance  for  elder abuse. Such
 campaign shall include information about the signs and symptoms of elder
 abuse, identification of potential causes of elder abuse, which includes
 identity theft, resources available to assist in the prevention of elder
 abuse, where suspected elder abuse can be reported, contact  information
 for  programs  offering services to victims of elder abuse such as coun-
 seling, and assistance with arranging personal care and shelter.    Such
 campaign  may  include,  but  not be limited to: printed educational and
 informational materials; audio,  video,  electronic,  other  media;  and
 public service announcements or advertisements; [and]
   17. subject to an appropriation, make available to designated agencies
 as  defined  in  paragraph (a) of subdivision one of section two hundred
 fourteen of this title, a training program for the  purpose  of  raising
 awareness,  removing  barriers  and  improving services for older adults
 based on their sexual orientation and gender identity or  expression  as
 defined  in  section  two  hundred ninety-two of the executive law. Such
 training program may include:
   (i) an overview of the history, unique needs, and concerns of lesbian,
 gay, bisexual, transgender, asexual, gender  non-conforming  and  gender
 non-binary older adults;

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