senate Bill S9177B

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes the New York Asian American and Pacific Islander commission

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.642
substituted for a10387a
Jun 01, 2022 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 31, 2022 ordered to third reading cal.1712
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 27, 2022 print number 9177b
May 27, 2022 amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
May 26, 2022 print number 9177a
May 26, 2022 amend and recommit to investigations and government operations
May 12, 2022 referred to investigations and government operations

S9177 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10387
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §295-a, Exec L

S9177 - Summary

Establishes the 13 member New York Asian American and Pacific Islander commission to develop policies to improve the community, economic and social well-being, and the health and educational needs important to Asian American and Pacific Islander communities in the state; to develop and coordinate statewide programs, recognizing the continuing contributions of Asian American and Pacific Islander individuals in the state; to create and implement public education campaigns regarding Asian American and Pacific Islander issues and culture; to increase the awareness among Asian American and Pacific Islander individuals of state and local resources that may benefit Asian American and Pacific Islander individuals and communities as a whole (view more) and to undertake any other activities the commission deems necessary and applicable to support Asian American and Pacific Islander communities in the state.

S9177 - Sponsor Memo

S9177 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9177
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 12, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  COONEY -- 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 executive law, in relation to establishing  the  New
   York Asian American and Pacific Islander commission
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section  295-a
 to read as follows:
   §  295-A.  NEW YORK ASIAN AMERICAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER COMMISSION. 1.
 (A) THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED WITHIN THE DIVISION THE NEW  YORK  ASIAN
 AMERICAN  AND  PACIFIC ISLANDER COMMISSION. THE COMMISSION SHALL CONSIST
 OF TWENTY-SEVEN MEMBERS REPRESENTATIVE OF ASIAN AMERICAN PACIFIC  ISLAN-
 DER COMMUNITIES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO: THE BANGLADESHI, CAMBODI-
 AN,  CHINESE,  INDIAN,  HMONG,  INDONESIAN,  FILIPINO, JAPANESE, KOREAN,
 LAOTIAN,  MALAYSIAN,  MONGOLIAN,  PAKISTANI,  SINGAPOREAN,  SRI  LANKAN,
 TAIWANESE,  THAI,  AND  VIETNAMESE  COMMUNITIES. SUCH MEMBERS SHALL HAVE
 EXPERIENCE ADVOCATING  ON  BEHALF  OF  THEIR  COMMUNITY,  AND  SHALL  BE
 APPOINTED AS FOLLOWS:
   (1) FIFTEEN MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR;
   (2)  SIX  MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE
 SENATE; AND
   (3) SIX MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE  SPEAKER  OF  THE  ASSEMBLY.
 THE COMMISSIONER SHALL SERVE AS CHAIR OF THE COMMISSION.
   (B)  EACH  MEMBER OF THE COMMISSION SHALL SERVE A TERM OF THREE YEARS,
 EXCEPT THAT IN MAKING THE FIRST APPOINTMENTS  TO  THE  COMMISSION,  NINE
 MEMBERS  SHALL  BE  APPOINTED TO SERVE FOR ONE YEAR, NINE FOR TWO YEARS,
 AND NINE FOR THREE YEARS. EACH APPOINTING AUTHORITY SHALL ALLOCATE THEIR
 RESPECTIVE APPOINTMENTS EQUALLY BETWEEN THE THREE TERMS OF SERVICE.  THE
 MEMBERS  SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR REAPPOINTMENT AND SHALL SERVE UNTIL THEIR
 SUCCESSORS ARE APPOINTED AND QUALIFIED, AND THE TERM OF THE SUCCESSOR OF
 ANY INCUMBENT SHALL BE CALCULATED FROM THE EXPIRATION  OF  THE  TERM  OF
 THAT  INCUMBENT.  A  VACANCY  OCCURRING OTHER THAN BY EXPIRATION OF TERM
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD15761-01-2

S9177A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10387
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §295-a, Exec L

S9177A - Summary

Establishes the 13 member New York Asian American and Pacific Islander commission to develop policies to improve the community, economic and social well-being, and the health and educational needs important to Asian American and Pacific Islander communities in the state; to develop and coordinate statewide programs, recognizing the continuing contributions of Asian American and Pacific Islander individuals in the state; to create and implement public education campaigns regarding Asian American and Pacific Islander issues and culture; to increase the awareness among Asian American and Pacific Islander individuals of state and local resources that may benefit Asian American and Pacific Islander individuals and communities as a whole (view more) and to undertake any other activities the commission deems necessary and applicable to support Asian American and Pacific Islander communities in the state.

S9177A - Sponsor Memo

S9177A - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  9177--A
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 12, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  COONEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
   ment  Operations  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,   ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing the New
   York Asian American and Pacific Islander commission

   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 295-a
 to read as follows:
   § 295-A. NEW YORK ASIAN AMERICAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER  COMMISSION.  1.
 (A)  THERE  IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED WITHIN THE DIVISION THE NEW YORK ASIAN
 AMERICAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER COMMISSION. THE COMMISSION  SHALL  CONSIST
 OF  TWENTY-SEVEN  MEMBERS  REPRESENTATIVE  OF ASIAN AMERICAN AND PACIFIC
 ISLANDER COMMUNITIES INCLUDING, BUT NOT  LIMITED  TO:  THE  BANGLADESHI,
 BHUTANESE,  CAMBODIAN,  CHINESE,  FILIPINO,  HMONG,  INDIAN, INDONESIAN,
 JAPANESE, KOREAN, LAOTIAN, MALAYSIAN,  MONGOLIAN,  NEPALESE,  PAKISTANI,
 SINGAPOREAN,  SRI  LANKAN,  TAIWANESE, THAI, AND VIETNAMESE COMMUNITIES.
 SUCH MEMBERS SHALL HAVE EXPERIENCE ADVOCATING ON BEHALF OF THEIR  COMMU-
 NITY, AND SHALL BE APPOINTED AS FOLLOWS:
   (1) FIFTEEN MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR;
   (2)  SIX  MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE
 SENATE; AND
   (3) SIX MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE  SPEAKER  OF  THE  ASSEMBLY.
 THE COMMISSIONER SHALL SERVE AS CHAIR OF THE COMMISSION.
   (B)  EACH  MEMBER OF THE COMMISSION SHALL SERVE A TERM OF THREE YEARS,
 EXCEPT THAT IN MAKING THE FIRST APPOINTMENTS  TO  THE  COMMISSION,  NINE
 MEMBERS  SHALL  BE  APPOINTED TO SERVE FOR ONE YEAR, NINE FOR TWO YEARS,
 AND NINE FOR THREE YEARS. EACH APPOINTING AUTHORITY SHALL ALLOCATE THEIR
 RESPECTIVE APPOINTMENTS EQUALLY BETWEEN THE THREE TERMS OF SERVICE.  THE
 MEMBERS  SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR REAPPOINTMENT AND SHALL SERVE UNTIL THEIR
 SUCCESSORS ARE APPOINTED AND QUALIFIED, AND THE TERM OF THE SUCCESSOR OF
 ANY INCUMBENT SHALL BE CALCULATED FROM THE EXPIRATION  OF  THE  TERM  OF
 THAT  INCUMBENT.  A  VACANCY  OCCURRING OTHER THAN BY EXPIRATION OF TERM
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

Co-Sponsors

S9177B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10387
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §295-a, Exec L

S9177B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the 13 member New York Asian American and Pacific Islander commission to develop policies to improve the community, economic and social well-being, and the health and educational needs important to Asian American and Pacific Islander communities in the state; to develop and coordinate statewide programs, recognizing the continuing contributions of Asian American and Pacific Islander individuals in the state; to create and implement public education campaigns regarding Asian American and Pacific Islander issues and culture; to increase the awareness among Asian American and Pacific Islander individuals of state and local resources that may benefit Asian American and Pacific Islander individuals and communities as a whole (view more) and to undertake any other activities the commission deems necessary and applicable to support Asian American and Pacific Islander communities in the state.

S9177B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9177B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  9177--B
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 12, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  COONEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
   ment  Operations  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,   ordered
   reprinted  as  amended  and recommitted to said committee -- committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee

 AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to establishing  the  New
   York Asian American and Pacific Islander commission
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section  295-a
 to read as follows:
   §  295-A.  NEW YORK ASIAN AMERICAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER COMMISSION. 1.
 (A) THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED WITHIN THE DIVISION THE NEW  YORK  ASIAN
 AMERICAN  AND  PACIFIC ISLANDER COMMISSION. THE COMMISSION SHALL CONSIST
 OF THIRTEEN MEMBERS REPRESENTATIVE OF ASIAN AMERICAN AND PACIFIC  ISLAN-
 DER  COMMUNITIES WHICH MAY INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO: THE BANGLADE-
 SHI, BHUTANESE, CAMBODIAN, CHINESE, FILIPINO, HMONG, INDIAN, INDONESIAN,
 JAPANESE, KOREAN, LAOTIAN, MALAYSIAN,  MONGOLIAN,  NEPALESE,  PAKISTANI,
 SINGAPOREAN,  SRI  LANKAN,  TAIWANESE, THAI, AND VIETNAMESE COMMUNITIES.
 SUCH MEMBERS SHALL HAVE EXPERIENCE ADVOCATING ON BEHALF OF THEIR  COMMU-
 NITY, AND SHALL BE APPOINTED AS FOLLOWS:
   (1) SEVEN MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE GOVERNOR;
   (2) THREE MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE
 SENATE; AND
   (3)  THREE  MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY.
 THE COMMISSIONER SHALL SERVE AS CHAIR OF THE COMMISSION.
   (B) EACH MEMBER OF THE COMMISSION SHALL SERVE A TERM OF  THREE  YEARS,
 EXCEPT  THAT  IN  MAKING  THE FIRST APPOINTMENTS TO THE COMMISSION, FOUR
 MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED TO SERVE FOR ONE YEAR, FOUR  FOR  TWO  YEARS,
 AND  FIVE  FOR THREE YEARS. THE FIRST APPOINTMENTS MADE BY THE TEMPORARY
 PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE AND SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY SHALL  BE  ALLOCATED
 EQUALLY BETWEEN THE THREE TERMS OF SERVICE.  THE FIRST APPOINTMENTS MADE
 BY  THE  GOVERNOR SHALL BE AS FOLLOWS: TWO MEMBERS SHALL BE APPOINTED TO
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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