Bill Text: NY A01484 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Relates to a minority and women-owned business enterprise participation goal requirement in order to receive grant or appropriation money.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 24-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-15 - referred to governmental operations [A01484 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A01484-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          1484
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    January 15, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by  M. of A. BICHOTTE, RODRIGUEZ, HYNDMAN, SEAWRIGHT, ORTIZ,
          ARROYO, THIELE,  DICKENS,  LENTOL,  SOLAGES,  PEOPLES-STOKES,  WALKER,
          MOSLEY,  PERRY,  RICHARDSON,  BLAKE,  DAVILA,  BARRON, LIFTON, CRESPO,
          JEAN-PIERRE, JAFFEE, HUNTER -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of  A.  ENGLE-
          BRIGHT  --  read  once  and  referred to the Committee on Governmental
          Operations
        AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation  to  a  minority  and
          women-owned  business  enterprise  participation  goal  requirement in
          order to receive grant or appropriation money
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1.  Section 4 of the state finance law is amended by adding a
     2  new subdivision 13 to read as follows:
     3    13. Any grant or appropriation of money to a municipality or  locality
     4  by  the  state  for  the procurement of goods and services shall require
     5  such municipality be in compliance  with  the  goals  for  minority  and
     6  women-owned business enterprise participation pursuant to sections three
     7  hundred twelve and three hundred thirteen of the executive law.  Munici-
     8  pality,  for purposes of this subdivision, shall mean any village, town,
     9  city, county, or school district  within  the  state.  Such  requirement
    10  shall  also  apply to any entity who subcontracts with a municipality or
    11  locality.  Nothing in this section shall  supersede  an  applicant's  or
    12  recipient's ability to use a waiver as prescribed by such sections.
    13    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD00430-01-9
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