senate Bill S7520

Extends the provisions of chapter 831 of the laws of 1981, amending the labor law relating to fees and expenses in unemployment insurance proceedings

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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  • 31 / May / 2012
    • REFERRED TO LABOR
  • 05 / Jun / 2012
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.1079
  • 06 / Jun / 2012
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 11 / Jun / 2012
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 18 / Jun / 2012
    • SUBSTITUTED BY A10238

Summary

Extends the provisions of chapter 831 of the laws of 1981, amending the labor law relating to fees and expenses in unemployment insurance proceedings.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10238
Versions:
S7520
Legislative Cycle:
2011-2012
Law Section:
Labor
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง3, Chap 831 of 1981

Votes

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Nay
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aye with reservations
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absent
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excused
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Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S7520

TITLE OF BILL:
An act to amend chapter 831 of the laws of 1981, amending the labor
law relating to fees and expenses in unemployment insurance
proceedings, in relation to extending the provisions of such chapter

PURPOSE OF BILL:
To extend for two years, until December 31, 2014, provisions of law
relating to fees and expenses in unemployment insurance proceedings,
which are due to expire on December 31, 2012.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section 1 amends section 3 Chapter 831 of the Laws of 1981 amending
the Labor Law relating to the payment of fees and expenses in
unemployment insurance proceedings, to extend the current repeal date
of such section, from December 31, 2012 to December 31, 2014.

Section 2 is the effective date.

EFFECTS OF PRESENT LAW WHICH THIS BILL WOULD ALTER:
The current authorization is due to expire on December 31, 2012. This
bill would extend the provisions for two years.

JUSTIFICATION:
Current law provides standards for the fees and compensation of
attorneys who represent claimants, as well as fees for any witnesses
that may be involved, in proceedings before the unemployment Insurance
Appeal Board. The affected provisions also establish guidelines for
the agents who are authorized by the Board to provide representation
services in these appellate proceedings.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY:
New bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS:
To be determined.

EFFECTIVE DATE:
Immediately.

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7520

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 31, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  ROBACH -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor

AN ACT to amend chapter 831 of the laws of 1981, amending the labor  law
  relating  to  fees and expenses in unemployment insurance proceedings,
  in relation to extending the provisions of such chapter

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Section 3 of chapter 831 of the laws of 1981, amending the
labor law relating  to  fees  and  expenses  in  unemployment  insurance
proceedings,  as  amended by chapter 257 of the laws of 2010, is amended
to read as follows:
  S 3. This act shall take effect January 1,  1982,  provided,  however,
that paragraphs (a) and (c) of subdivision 3 of section 538 of the labor
law  as  added by section one of this act shall remain in full force and
effect until December 31, [2012] 2014.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15806-01-2

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