Issues: Labor

State Senator George Onorato, the Chairman of the State Senate Labor Committee, made the following statement following the Committee’s public hearing yesterday on the new “Managed Adjudication Path” program being pursued by the New York State Workers’

News FromState Senator George OnoratoChairman,  New York State Senate Standing Committee on Labor

For Release: February 25, 2010Contact: Janet K. Kash  (518)455-3486   kash@senate.state.ny.us

SENATE LABOR COMMITTEE CHAIRMAN URGESWORKERS’ COMPENSATION BOARD TO OBEY THE LAW AND ABANDON ITS NEW ADJUDICATION PROGRAM

February 25, 2010
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NYS Senate Standing Committee on Labor Public Hearing on "Managed Adjudication Path Program"

To study the Workers’ Compensation Board’s “Managed Adjudication Path” program and its impact on injured workers and employers in the workers’ compensation system.

February 24, 2010
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Senate Labor Committee To Hold Public Hearing On Workers' Compensation Board "Managed Adjudication Path" Program

New Program Permits Administrative Law Judges to Issue Proposed Decisions in Many Disputed Workers’ Compensation Cases Without Providing Employees or Employers With Prior Opportunity for Hearings

February 23, 2010
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Public Hearing: NYS Senate Standing Committee on Labor Public Hearing on "Managed Adjudication Path Program"

SUBJECT:  The New York State Workers' Compensation Board's "Managed Adjudication Path" program

PURPOSE:  To study the Workers' Compensation Board's "Managed Adjudication Path" program and its impact on injured workers and employers in the workers' compensation system.

February 19, 2010
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Senator Robach Announces Job Initiative Program

On Thursday, February 18th, Senator Robach announced a new jobs initiative program designed to improve New York’s business climate, reduce taxes, and help employers create new jobs for workers across the State.  Joining Senator Robach for the announcement was Todd Hockenberger, Corporate Vice President, PGM Corporation; Sandy Parker, President and CEO of the Rochester Business Alliance; Jodie Perry, President and CEO, Greece Chamber of Commerce; and Matt Hurlbutt, Managing Director, Business Development.

February 19, 2010
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Senator Robach Introduces New Jobs Initiative Program

02/18/2010 04:24 PM

Senator Robach Introduces New Jobs Initiative Program

 

By: Yevette Collins

 

Senator Robach Introduces New Jobs Initiative Program

New York Senator Joe Robach introduced a new jobs initiative program at PGM Corporation in Rochester Thursday afternoon.

 

The senator said the proposal focuses on four key components: cap on state spending, job creation tax credit, small business tax freedom plan, and a red tape moratorium plan.

 

February 19, 2010
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Committee Meeting: Labor Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Labor Senator George Onorato, Chair 11:30 AM, Monday, February 22, 2010 Room 309 LOB

February 22, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Senator Robach Announces New Jobs Initiative Program

Senator Joseph Robach today announced a new jobs initiative program designed to improve New York’s business climate, reduce taxes, and help employers create new jobs for workers across the State.  He was joined by several business leaders and local employers from our community.

 

February 18, 2010
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Public Hearing: NYS Senate Standing Committee on Labor Public Hearing on "Managed Adjudication Path Program"

To study the Workers’ Compensation Board’s “Managed Adjudication Path” program and its impact on injured workers and employers in the workers’ compensation system.

 

February 24, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Public Hearing: Joint Legislative Budget Hearing: Workforce Issues

JOINT BUDGET HEARING ON WORKFORCE ISSUESDate:    Wednesday, February 10Time:    9:30 a.m.Location:    Assembly Hearing Room B Legislative Office Building Albany, NY This hearing will air live on the the Senate's website at http://www.livestream.com/nysenate_joint_budget The Assembly Ways and Means Committee will join the Senate Finance Committee to conduct a hearing to examine the impact of the 2010-11 Executive Budget proposal on workforce issues in New York State. 

February 10, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
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Senator Onorato Criticizes Worker's Compensation Board For Going Forward With Digital-Audio Recording Pilot Program

NEWS FROMSTATE SENATOR GEORGE ONORATOChairman, New York State Senate Committee on Labor

FOR RELEASE: February 3, 2010CONTACT:  Janet K. Kash  (518)455-3486  kash@senate.state.ny.us

SENATOR ONORATO CRITICIZES WORKERS’ COMPENSATION BOARD FOR GOING FORWARD WITH DIGITAL-AUDIO RECORDING PILOT PROGRAM

February 3, 2010
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LEGISLATION TO CRACK DOWN ON EMPLOYEE MISCLASSIFICATION

NEWS FROMState Senator George OnoratoChairman, New York State SenateStanding Committee on Labor

FOR RELEASE:  February 1, 2010CONTACT:  Janet K. Kash  (518)455-3486  kash@senate.state.ny.us

LEGISLATION TO CRACK DOWN ON EMPLOYEE MISCLASSIFICATIONAPPROVED BY NEW YORK STATE SENATE LABOR COMMITTEE

February 1, 2010
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February 1, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
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Legislation To Crack Down On Employee Misclassification Approved By Senate Labor Committee

Measure Seeks to Stop Employer Practice that Drives Hundreds of Millionsof Tax Dollars into New York’s Underground Economy

February 1, 2010
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