senate Bill S228A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes a veteran internship program (V.I.P. NY)

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 24, 2021 print number 228a
Nov 24, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to finance
Jan 19, 2021 reported and committed to finance
Jan 06, 2021 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Jan 19, 2021 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S228
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 19, 2021

S228 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6445
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 6-B §97, Leg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7626
2015-2016: S2182
2017-2018: S1713
2019-2020: S386

S228 - Summary

Establishes a veterans intership program (V.I.P. NY); awards ten percent of available interships in the assembly youth participation program and the senate student program to eligible honorably discharged veterans.

S228 - Sponsor Memo

S228 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    228
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. TEDISCO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
   ment Operations
 
 AN ACT to amend the legislative  law,  in  relation  to  establishing  a
   giving  internships  for  disabled veterans not fully employed program
   (G.I.V.E.  Back NY)
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. The legislative law is amended by adding a new article 6-B
 to read as follows:
                                 ARTICLE 6-B
                 GIVING INTERNSHIPS FOR DISABLED VETERANS
                        NOT FULLY EMPLOYED PROGRAM
                            (G.I.V.E. BACK NY)
 SECTION 97. GIVING INTERNSHIPS FOR DISABLED VETERANS NOT FULLY
               EMPLOYED PROGRAM (G.I.V.E. BACK NY).
   § 97. GIVING INTERNSHIPS FOR  DISABLED  VETERANS  NOT  FULLY  EMPLOYED
 PROGRAM  (G.I.V.E.  BACK  NY). 1. THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED WITHIN THE
 LEGISLATURE A G.I.V.E. BACK NY  PROGRAM  TO  PROVIDE  OPPORTUNITIES  FOR
 SERVICE-DISABLED  VETERANS  TO PARTICIPATE IN THE ASSEMBLY YOUTH PARTIC-
 IPATION PROGRAM AND THE SENATE STUDENT PROGRAM. SUCH PROGRAM SHALL AWARD
 TEN PERCENT OF AVAILABLE INTERNSHIPS IN THE ASSEMBLY YOUTH PARTICIPATION
 PROGRAM AND THE SENATE STUDENT PROGRAM TO ELIGIBLE HONORABLY  DISCHARGED
 VETERANS  WITH SERVICE-CONNECTED DISABILITIES.  VETERANS WHO ARE AWARDED
 INTERNSHIPS PURSUANT TO THE G.I.V.E. BACK NY  PROGRAM  SHALL  RECEIVE  A
 STIPEND  THAT  IS  EQUIVALENT TO THE STIPEND AWARDED TO GRADUATE STUDENT
 PARTICIPANTS IN THE ASSEMBLY  YOUTH  PARTICIPATION  PROGRAM  AND  SENATE
 STUDENT PROGRAM FOR A ONE SEMESTER INTERNSHIP.
   2.  TO  BE  ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE G.I.V.E. BACK NY PROGRAM, A
 CANDIDATE SHALL:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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S228A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6445
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Legislative Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 6-B §97, Leg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7626
2015-2016: S2182
2017-2018: S1713
2019-2020: S386

S228A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a veterans intership program (V.I.P. NY); awards ten percent of available interships in the assembly youth participation program and the senate student program to eligible honorably discharged veterans.

S228A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S228A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  228--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. TEDISCO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
   ment Operations -- reported favorably from said committee and  commit-
   ted to the Committee on Finance -- committee discharged, bill amended,
   ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  legislative  law, in relation to establishing a
   veterans internship program (V.I.P. NY)
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. The legislative law is amended by adding a new article 6-B
 to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 6-B
                        VETERANS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
                                (V.I.P. NY)
 SECTION 97. VETERANS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (V.I.P. NY).
   § 97. VETERANS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (V.I.P. NY).   1.  THERE  IS  HEREBY
 ESTABLISHED WITHIN THE LEGISLATURE A VETERANS INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (V.I.P.
 NY) TO PROVIDE OPPORTUNITIES FOR VETERANS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE ASSEMBLY
 YOUTH PARTICIPATION PROGRAM AND THE SENATE STUDENT PROGRAM. SUCH PROGRAM
 SHALL  AWARD  TEN PERCENT OF AVAILABLE INTERNSHIPS IN THE ASSEMBLY YOUTH
 PARTICIPATION PROGRAM AND THE SENATE STUDENT PROGRAM TO ELIGIBLE  HONOR-
 ABLY DISCHARGED VETERANS.  VETERANS WHO ARE AWARDED INTERNSHIPS PURSUANT
 TO  THE  V.I.P. NY PROGRAM SHALL RECEIVE A STIPEND THAT IS EQUIVALENT TO
 THE STIPEND AWARDED TO GRADUATE STUDENT  PARTICIPANTS  IN  THE  ASSEMBLY
 YOUTH  PARTICIPATION PROGRAM AND SENATE STUDENT PROGRAM FOR A ONE SEMES-
 TER INTERNSHIP.
   2. TO BE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE V.I.P. NY PROGRAM, A CANDIDATE
 SHALL:
   (A) BE HONORABLY DISCHARGED  FROM  THE  ARMED  FORCES  OF  THE  UNITED
 STATES;
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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