senate Bill S3263

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to notice to unsuccessful minority- or women-owned business enterprise bidders on state contracts

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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 24, 2021 2nd report cal.
Feb 23, 2021 1st report cal.413
Jan 28, 2021 referred to corporations, authorities and commissions

Votes

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Feb 23, 2021 - Corporations, Authorities and Commissions committee Vote

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Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Committee Vote: Feb 23, 2021

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S3263 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5536
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §2879, Pub Auth L; amd §143, Ec Dev L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A10089
2019-2020: S5338, A1481

S3263 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires public corporations and agencies to provide notice to each minority- or women-owned business enterprise that unsuccessfully bid on a contract of the reason or reasons why the business enterprise was unsuccessful in obtaining the contract.

S3263 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3263 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3263
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 28, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. COMRIE, RAMOS -- read twice and ordered printed, and
   when printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations, Author-
   ities and Commissions
 
 AN  ACT to amend the public authorities law and the economic development
   law, in relation to requiring  public  corporations  and  agencies  to
   provide  notice  to  each minority- or women-owned business enterprise
   that unsuccessfully bid on a contract of the reason or reasons why the
   business enterprise was unsuccessful in obtaining the contract
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Clause IV of subparagraph (H) of paragraph (j) of subdivi-
 sion 3 of section 2879 of the public authorities law, as added by  chap-
 ter  174  of  the laws of 2010, is amended and a new subparagraph (I) is
 added to read as follows:
   IV. consult the  most  recent  disparity  study  pursuant  to  article
 fifteen-A of the executive law[.]; AND
   (I)  A  REQUIREMENT  THAT,  WITHIN  THIRTY  DAYS  OF THE AWARDING OF A
 CONTRACT, THE CORPORATION AWARDING THE CONTRACT PROVIDE NOTICE  TO  EACH
 MINORITY-  OR WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE THAT UNSUCCESSFULLY BID ON
 THE CONTRACT OF THE REASON OR REASONS WHY THE  BUSINESS  ENTERPRISE  WAS
 UNSUCCESSFUL IN OBTAINING THE CONTRACT.
   §  2. Section 143 of the economic development law is amended by adding
 a new subdivision 6 to read as follows:
   6. WITHIN THIRTY DAYS OF THE AWARDING OF A CONTRACT, THE AGENCY AWARD-
 ING THE CONTRACT SHALL PROVIDE NOTICE TO EACH MINORITY-  OR  WOMEN-OWNED
 BUSINESS  ENTERPRISE  THAT  UNSUCCESSFULLY  BID  ON  THE CONTRACT OF THE
 REASON OR REASONS  WHY  THE  BUSINESS  ENTERPRISE  WAS  UNSUCCESSFUL  IN
 OBTAINING THE CONTRACT.
   §  3.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
 have become a law.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD07279-01-1

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