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Lobby Day

Our 2010 Legislative Agenda is focused on:


Strengthening Existing State Law Article 15-a to:

bullet arrowExpand the number of state agencies covered;

bullet arrowInclude the use of MWBEs in financial and professional services in state contracts;

bullet arrowClarify the diversity practices used to judge vendors;

bullet arrowClarify state agency reporting requirements;

bullet arrowEstablish a "public authorities procurement council" composed of senior leaders from
bullet arrowstate agencies and representatives of the private sector;


Click here to view the Resolution designating March 2, 2010 as MWBE Awareness Day in the State of New York

Click here to view Summary of Existing 15a Legislation

Click here to view Exact 15a Legislation



Establishing New MWBE Legislation for State Pension Plans:

bullet arrowRequire state pension plans to make a good faith effort to use Emerging Investment
bullet arrowManagers and other MWBE financial institutions


Click here to view New Draft MWBE Legislation for State Pension Plans
2010 MWBE Legislative Hearing Notice — March 3rd


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