Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 26, 2023||
referred to corporations, authorities and commissions
Senate Bill S3019
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Corporations, Authorities And Commissions Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S3019 (ACTIVE) - Details
2023-S3019 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3019 SPONSOR: COMRIE TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the award of certain contracts to small businesses and/or businesses certified under article 15-A of the executive law; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof PURPOSE: To amend the Public Authorities Law in relation to expanded opportu- nities for minority, women-owned and small business enterprises. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This bill amends the Public Authorities Law to authorize the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY) to create a pilot program that would increase minority, women-owned and small business partic- ipation in the State's and Authority's procurement process. Specif- ically, this bill would: establish a short-term pilot project that
2023-S3019 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3019 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 26, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions AN ACT to amend the public authorities law, in relation to the award of certain contracts to small businesses and/or businesses certified under article 15-A of the executive law; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 1678 of the public authorities law is amended by adding a new subdivision 33 to read as follows: 33. (A) TO AWARD CONTRACTS, NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, FOR THE PROCUREMENT OF GOODS OR SERVICES FROM SMALL BUSINESSES AND/OR BUSINESSES CERTIFIED UNDER ARTICLE FIFTEEN-A OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SUBDIVISION. (B) PROCUREMENTS MADE PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL BE GOVERNED BY THE AUTHORITY'S PROCUREMENT POLICY AND GUIDELINES ADOPTED PURSUANT TO SECTION TWENTY-EIGHT HUNDRED SEVENTY-NINE OF THIS CHAPTER. SUCH GUIDE- LINES SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO: (I) A COMPETITIVE PROCESS THAT PROVIDES OPPORTUNITY AND ACCESS TO PROCUREMENTS, PURSUANT TO WHICH CONTRACTS MAY BE AWARDED TO SMALL BUSINESSES AND/OR BUSINESSES CERTIFIED UNDER ARTICLE FIFTEEN-A OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW; (II) PROVIDE A BENCHMARK OF AMOUNTS PAID UNDER CONTRACTS AWARDED UNDER THIS SUBDIVISION AGAINST AMOUNTS PAID UNDER OTHER AUTHORITY CONTRACTS FOR LIKE GOODS OR SERVICES; AND (III) REQUIRE AN ANNUAL ASSESSMENT OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF SUCH PROCEDURES IN HELPING THE AUTHORITY ACHIEVE THE AUTHORITY'S GOALS ESTAB- LISHED PURSUANT TO ARTICLE FIFTEEN-A OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW FOR PARTIC- IPATION BY MINORITY AND WOMEN-OWNED ENTERPRISES. SUCH ANNUAL ASSESSMENT MAY BE INCLUDED WITHIN THE AUTHORITY'S ANNUAL REPORT REQUIRED BY THIS ARTICLE AND SHALL BE SUBMITTED TO THE GOVERNOR, THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04684-01-3 S. 3019 2
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