senate Bill S7678A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes the New York state youth in agriculture and entrepreneurship summer employment program

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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
Jan 19, 2022 reported and committed to finance
Jan 12, 2022 print number 7678a
Jan 12, 2022 amend and recommit to agriculture
Jan 06, 2022 referred to agriculture

Votes

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Jan 19, 2022 - Agriculture committee Vote

S7678A
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Agriculture Committee Vote: Jan 19, 2022

S7678 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9262
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 29-A §§525 - 528, Ag & Mkts L

S7678 - Summary

Establishes the New York state youth in agriculture and entrepreneurship summer employment program to provide students with the opportunity to be educated on the agricultural industry and alternative career paths and to provide agricultural work experience and entrepreneurship work experience.

S7678 - Sponsor Memo

S7678 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7678
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 6, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. HINCHEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture
 
 AN ACT to amend the agriculture and markets law, in relation  to  estab-
   lishing  the  New York state youth in agriculture and entrepreneurship
   summer employment program
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a new
 article 29-A to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 29-A
      NEW YORK STATE YOUTH IN AGRICULTURE AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMER
                            EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
 SECTION 525. LEGISLATIVE INTENT AND FINDINGS.
         526. DEFINITIONS.
         527. NEW YORK STATE YOUTH IN  AGRICULTURE  AND  ENTREPRENEURSHIP
                SUMMER EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM.
         528. COMMISSIONER'S POWER AND DUTIES.
   §  525.  LEGISLATIVE INTENT AND FINDINGS. THE LEGISLATURE HEREBY FINDS
 THAT DIVERSIFYING THE AGRICULTURAL INDUSTRY  ADDRESSES  ISSUES  OF  FOOD
 INSECURITY  AND  FOOD ACCESS IN THE STATE. THE LEGISLATURE FURTHER FINDS
 THAT THERE ARE CERTAIN CULTURALLY SIGNIFICANT FOODS  IN  THE  STATE  AND
 SEEKS  TO  ENCOURAGE  THE CONTINUANCE OF PRODUCTION OF SUCH FOODS AND TO
 GENERATE AN INTEREST IN THE PRODUCTION OF SUCH FOODS  BY  FUTURE  GENER-
 ATIONS  OF PERSONS WORKING IN AGRICULTURE. THE LEGISLATURE HEREBY ESTAB-
 LISHES THE NEW YORK STATE  YOUTH  IN  AGRICULTURE  AND  ENTREPRENEURSHIP
 SUMMER  EMPLOYMENT  PROGRAM  TO  ALLOW  STUDENTS  THE  OPPORTUNITY TO BE
 EDUCATED ON THE AGRICULTURAL INDUSTRY AND ALTERNATIVE CAREER  PATHS  AND
 TO  ATTAIN  ENTREPRENEURIAL EXPERIENCE. THE LEGISLATURE ALSO ESTABLISHES
 THIS PROGRAM TO  SUBSIDIZE  YOUTH  EMPLOYMENT  FOR  FARMS  AND  FARMERS'
 MARKETS  THAT  COULD  OTHERWISE  PARTICIPATE IN THE PROGRAM IF THE WAGES
 WERE NOT A HARDSHIP.  IT IS THE INTENTION OF THE  LEGISLATION  THAT  THE
 NEW  YORK STATE YOUTH IN AGRICULTURE AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMER EMPLOY-
 MENT PROGRAM SERVES AS A STEPPING STONE FOR SUCH  YOUTH  IN  CAREERS  IN
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD13495-02-1

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S7678A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9262
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 29-A §§525 - 528, Ag & Mkts L

S7678A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the New York state youth in agriculture and entrepreneurship summer employment program to provide students with the opportunity to be educated on the agricultural industry and alternative career paths and to provide agricultural work experience and entrepreneurship work experience.

S7678A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7678A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  7678--A
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 6, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. HINCHEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture -- recommitted
   to the Committee on Agriculture 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 the agriculture and markets law, in relation to estab-
   lishing the New York state youth in agriculture  and  entrepreneurship
   summer employment program
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The agriculture and markets law is amended by adding a  new
 article 29-A to read as follows:
                                ARTICLE 29-A
      NEW YORK STATE YOUTH IN AGRICULTURE AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMER
                            EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
 SECTION 525. LEGISLATIVE INTENT AND FINDINGS.
         526. DEFINITIONS.
         527.  NEW  YORK  STATE YOUTH IN AGRICULTURE AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP
                SUMMER EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM.
         528. COMMISSIONER'S POWER AND DUTIES.
   § 525. LEGISLATIVE INTENT AND FINDINGS. THE LEGISLATURE  HEREBY  FINDS
 THAT  DIVERSIFYING  THE  AGRICULTURAL  INDUSTRY ADDRESSES ISSUES OF FOOD
 INSECURITY AND FOOD ACCESS IN THE STATE. THE LEGISLATURE  FURTHER  FINDS
 THAT  THERE  ARE  CERTAIN  CULTURALLY SIGNIFICANT FOODS IN THE STATE AND
 SEEKS TO ENCOURAGE THE CONTINUANCE OF PRODUCTION OF SUCH  FOODS  AND  TO
 GENERATE  AN  INTEREST  IN THE PRODUCTION OF SUCH FOODS BY FUTURE GENER-
 ATIONS OF PERSONS WORKING IN AGRICULTURE. THE LEGISLATURE HEREBY  ESTAB-
 LISHES  THE  NEW  YORK  STATE  YOUTH IN AGRICULTURE AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP
 SUMMER EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM  TO  ALLOW  STUDENTS  THE  OPPORTUNITY  TO  BE
 EDUCATED  ON  THE AGRICULTURAL INDUSTRY AND ALTERNATIVE CAREER PATHS AND
 TO ATTAIN ENTREPRENEURIAL EXPERIENCE. THE LEGISLATURE  ALSO  ESTABLISHES
 THIS  PROGRAM  TO  SUBSIDIZE  YOUTH  EMPLOYMENT  FOR  FARMS AND FARMERS'
 MARKETS THAT COULD OTHERWISE PARTICIPATE IN THE  PROGRAM  IF  THE  WAGES
 WERE  NOT  A HARDSHIP.   IT IS THE INTENTION OF THE LEGISLATION THAT THE
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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