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File #: Int 1159-2013    Version: Name: Opportunities for veteran-owned business enterprises in city procurement.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Veterans
On agenda: 9/12/2013
Enactment date: 12/30/2013 Law number: 2013/144
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to opportunities for veteran-owned business enterprises in city procurement.
Sponsors: Diana Reyna, Gale A. Brewer, Margaret S. Chin, Inez E. Dickens, Mathieu Eugene, Vincent J. Gentile, Robert Jackson, Letitia James, Andy L. King, Peter A. Koo, G. Oliver Koppell, Rosie Mendez, Annabel Palma, Donovan J. Richards, Albert Vann, Ruben Wills, Ydanis A. Rodriguez, David G. Greenfield, James F. Gennaro, James G. Van Bramer
Council Member Sponsors: 20
Attachments: 1. Int. No. 1159 - 9/12/13, 2. Committee Report 12/6/13, 3. Hearing Testimony 12/6/13, 4. Hearing Transcript 12/6/13, 5. Committee Report 12/16/13, 6. Hearing Transcript 12/16/13, 7. Committee Report 12/19/13, 8. Fiscal Impact Statement, 9. Mayor's Letter, 10. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 12-19-13, 11. Local Law 144
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
12/30/2013ADiana Reyna City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/30/2013ADiana Reyna Mayor Signed Into Law by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/30/2013ADiana Reyna Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/2013ADiana Reyna City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/19/2013ADiana Reyna City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
12/16/2013*Diana Reyna Committee on Veterans Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/16/2013*Diana Reyna Committee on Veterans Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/16/2013*Diana Reyna Committee on Veterans Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/16/2013ADiana Reyna Committee on Veterans Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
12/6/2013*Diana Reyna Committee on Small Business Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/6/2013*Diana Reyna Committee on Small Business Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/6/2013*Diana Reyna Committee on Veterans Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/6/2013*Diana Reyna Committee on Veterans Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/12/2013*Diana Reyna City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/12/2013*Diana Reyna City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
Int. No. 1159-A
 
By Council Members Reyna, Brewer, Chin, Dickens, Eugene, Gentile, Jackson, James, King, Koo, Koppell, Mendez, Palma, Richards, Vann, Wills, Rodriguez, Greenfield, Gennaro and Van Bramer
 
 
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to opportunities for veteran-owned business enterprises in city procurement.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1.  Title 6 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 6-138 to read as follows:
§ 6-138. Participation by veteran owned business enterprises in city procurement.
The commissioner of the department of small business services, in consultation with the city chief procurement officer, shall analyze veteran owned business enterprises and opportunities for such business enterprises in city procurements and shall, by December 1, 2014, determine the need for a citywide program to promote opportunities in city procurement for veterans. At such time, the commissioner shall submit to the council a report on such analysis including the basis for such determination. If the commissioner determines that there is a need for such a citywide program, such report shall also contain recommendations concerning measures to enhance the opportunities of such businesses with respect to city procurement, which shall include but need not be limited to, outreach and notification of contract opportunities, certification of veteran owned business enterprises, recommendations regarding the establishment of participation goals, and tracking and reporting the utilization of such business enterprises.
§2.  This local law shall take effect immediately.
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