|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 25, 2023||reported and committed to finance|
|Jan 09, 2023||referred to agriculture|
senate Bill S1055
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
(R) 43rd Senate District
(D, WF) 48th Senate District
S1055 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Senate Finance
- Law Section:
- Agriculture and Markets Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add Art 29-A §§525 - 528, Ag & Mkts L
- Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S1055 (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.
S1055 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1055 SPONSOR: HINCHEY TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To establish the New York state youth in agriculture and entrepreneur- ship summer employment program SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section, one amends the agriculture and markets law by adding a new article 29-A to establish the New York state in agriculture and entre- preneurship summer employment program. Section two states the effective date.
S1055 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1055 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 9, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sens. HINCHEY, MAY -- 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 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04207-01-3
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