senate Bill S7345A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Provides support to refugees from Afghanistan and Ukraine

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Apr 04, 2022 print number 7345a
Apr 04, 2022 amend (t) and recommit to finance
Jan 05, 2022 referred to finance
Aug 25, 2021 referred to finance

S7345 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8374
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd §1, Chap 53 of 2021

S7345 - Summary

Provides support to refugees from Afghanistan and Ukraine who have been displaced through no fault of their own.

S7345 - Sponsor Memo

S7345 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7345
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              August 25, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance
 
 AN ACT to amend chapter 53 of the laws of  2021,  enacting  the  aid  to
   localities budget, in relation to repaying our Afghan allies
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as  the  "repaying
 our Afghan allies act".
   §  2.  As  a result of the United States' withdrawal from Afghanistan,
 thousands of Afghans who bravely assisted our service members in a vari-
 ety of roles, including as interpreters and guides, are now at  risk  of
 death  at the hands of the Taliban.  This bill is intended to be a small
 repayment from the people of New York of the debt our nation owes to our
 Afghan allies who now need to leave their homeland and make a  new  home
 in the United States.
   §  3. Section 1 of chapter 53 of the laws of 2021, enacting the aid to
 localities budget, is amended by repealing the items  herein  below  set
 forth  in  brackets and by adding to such section the other items under-
 scored in this section:

 SPECIALIZED SERVICES PROGRAM ............. [2,785,196,000] 2,861,796,000
                                            --------------
 
   General Fund
   Local Assistance Account - 10000
 
   Special Revenue Funds - Federal
   Federal Health and Human Services Fund
   Refugee Resettlement Account - 25160
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13100-01-1

S7345A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8374
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Budget Bills
Laws Affected:
Amd §1, Chap 53 of 2021

S7345A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides support to refugees from Afghanistan and Ukraine who have been displaced through no fault of their own.

S7345A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7345A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7345--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              August 25, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance -- recommitted  to
   the  Committee  on Finance in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
   committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
   recommitted to said committee

 AN  ACT  to  amend  chapter  53 of the laws of 2021, enacting the aid to
   localities budget, in relation to supporting refugees from Afghanistan
   and Ukraine
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  This act shall be known and may be cited as the "securing
 and assisting vulnerable evacuees (SAVE) act".
   § 2. Recent turmoil in Afghanistan and Ukraine has  caused  a  signif-
 icant  flight  of  people  from  both nations, requiring other countries
 throughout the world to assist in the resettlement  of  individuals  and
 families  who  have  been displaced through no fault of their own.  This
 bill is intended to allocate adequate funding  to  support  a  potential
 significant  increase in the number of refugees that New York state will
 be taking in as a result of these ongoing situations.
   § 3. Section 1 of chapter 53 of the laws of 2021, enacting the aid  to
 localities  budget,  is  amended by repealing the items herein below set
 forth in brackets and by adding to such section the other  items  under-
 scored in this section:
 
 SPECIALIZED SERVICES PROGRAM ............. [2,785,196,000] 2,861,796,000
                                            --------------
 
   General Fund
   Local Assistance Account - 10000
 
   Special Revenue Funds - Federal
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13100-02-2

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