S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2011-2012 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
May 2, 2011
Introduced by Sen. BONACIC -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor
AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to enacting "Joanne's law"
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Short title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
S 2. The labor law is amended by adding a new section 44 to read as
S 44. NOTIFICATION OF ACTIONS OF CRIME PERPETRATORS. THE CORRECTIONAL
OR PROBATIONAL AUTHORITIES HAVING JURISDICTION OF A PERSON WHO HAS
COMMITTED A CRIME IN A WORKPLACE SHALL NOTIFY THE WORKPLACE IF SUCH
PERSON IS RELEASED FROM INCARCERATION OR HAS VIOLATED THE PROVISIONS OF
HIS OR HER PROBATION OR PAROLE.
S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.