S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
May 1, 2014
Introduced by Sen. LANZA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Consumer Protection --
committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
recommitted to said committee -- committee discharged, bill amended,
ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to fees charged by
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Section 185 of the general business law is amended by
adding a new subdivision 10 to read as follows:
10. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, NO
FEE MAY BE CHARGED OR COLLECTED BY AN EMPLOYMENT AGENCY NOT LICENSED
PURSUANT TO SECTION ONE HUNDRED SEVENTY-TWO OF THIS ARTICLE. ANY AGREE-
MENT OR CONTRACT WITH AN UNLICENSED EMPLOYMENT AGENCY SHALL RENDER THE
AGREEMENT OR CONTRACT VOID IN ANY ACTION TO COLLECT A FEE, AT THE OPTION
OF THE DEFENDANT TO SUCH ACTION.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.