senate Bill S2245B

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing the maximum benefit rate for unemployment insurance

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 25, 2010 ordered to third reading cal.1285
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 15, 2010 reported and committed to finance
Mar 12, 2010 print number 2245b
amend and recommit to labor
Mar 02, 2010 print number 2245a
amend and recommit to labor
Jan 06, 2010 referred to labor
Jul 16, 2009 committed to rules
Jun 02, 2009 advanced to third reading
Jun 01, 2009 2nd report cal.
May 27, 2009 1st report cal.489
Mar 23, 2009 reported and committed to finance
Feb 13, 2009 referred to labor

Votes

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Jun 25, 2010 - Rules committee Vote

S2245B
13
1
committee
13
Aye
1
Nay
7
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 15, 2010 - Labor committee Vote

S2245B
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
5
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
2
Excused
0
Abstained
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Labor Committee Vote: Mar 15, 2010

excused (2)

Bill Amendments

Original
A
B (Active)
Original
A
B (Active)

Co-Sponsors

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S2245 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4921B
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§518 & 590, Lab L

S2245 - Summary

Relates to increasing the maximum benefit rate for unemployment insurance.

S2245 - Sponsor Memo

S2245 - Bill Text download pdf

The Bill text is not available.

Co-Sponsors

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S2245A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4921B
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§518 & 590, Lab L

S2245A - Summary

Relates to increasing the maximum benefit rate for unemployment insurance.

S2245A - Sponsor Memo

S2245A - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2245--A

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 13, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. ONORATO, ADAMS, ADDABBO, AUBERTINE, BRESLIN, DIAZ,
  DILAN, HASSELL-THOMPSON, HUNTLEY, KRUEGER, LANZA, OPPENHEIMER, PARKER,
  PERKINS, SAVINO, SCHNEIDERMAN, SERRANO, SQUADRON,  STACHOWSKI,  STAVI-
  SKY,  STEWART-COUSINS, THOMPSON -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor --  recommitted
  to  the Committee on Labor in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to the unemployment insurance
  law, increasing the maximum benefit rate for unemployment insurance

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 518 of the  labor
law,  as  amended by chapter 589 of the laws of 1998, is amended to read
as follows:
  (a) "Wages" means all remuneration paid, except that  such  term  does
not include remuneration paid to an employee by an employer after [eight
thousand  five  hundred]  NINE THOUSAND SEVEN HUNDRED FIFTY dollars have
been paid to such employee by such employer with respect  to  employment
during  any  calendar year PRECEDING THE FIRST DAY OF JANUARY, TWO THOU-
SAND ELEVEN, NOR TO INCLUDE REMUNERATION  PAID  TO  AN  EMPLOYEE  BY  AN
EMPLOYER  AFTER  ELEVEN  THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS HAVE BEEN PAID TO
SUCH EMPLOYEE BY SUCH EMPLOYER WITH RESPECT  TO  EMPLOYMENT  DURING  ANY
CALENDAR  YEAR  PRECEDING THE FIRST DAY OF JANUARY, TWO THOUSAND TWELVE,
NOR TO INCLUDE REMUNERATION PAID TO AN EMPLOYEE  BY  AN  EMPLOYER  AFTER
THIRTEEN  THOUSAND  DOLLARS  HAVE  BEEN  PAID  TO  SUCH EMPLOYEE BY SUCH
EMPLOYER WITH RESPECT TO EMPLOYMENT DURING ANY CALENDAR  YEAR  PRECEDING
THE  FIRST  DAY  OF  JANUARY,  TWO THOUSAND THIRTEEN. IN EACH SUCCEEDING
CALENDAR YEAR, THE DEPARTMENT SHALL CALCULATE THE BASE AMOUNT OF  REMUN-
ERATION  NECESSARY  FROM  WHICH TO PRODUCE SUFFICIENT PREMIUM TO PROVIDE
FOR THE ANNUAL INCREASES IN MAXIMUM WEEKLY BENEFIT PROVIDED FOR IN  THIS

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07363-03-0

Co-Sponsors

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S2245B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4921B
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§518 & 590, Lab L

S2245B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to increasing the maximum benefit rate for unemployment insurance.

S2245B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2245B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2245--B

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 13, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. ONORATO, ADAMS, ADDABBO, AUBERTINE, BRESLIN, DIAZ,
  DILAN, HASSELL-THOMPSON, HUNTLEY, KRUEGER, LANZA, OPPENHEIMER, PARKER,
  PERKINS, SAVINO, SCHNEIDERMAN, SERRANO, SQUADRON,  STACHOWSKI,  STAVI-
  SKY,  STEWART-COUSINS, THOMPSON -- read twice and ordered printed, and
  when printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor --  recommitted
  to  the Committee on Labor in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  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 labor law, in relation to the unemployment insurance
  law, increasing the maximum benefit rate for unemployment insurance

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

  Section  1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 518 of the labor
law, as amended by chapter 589 of the laws of 1998, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  (a)  "Wages"  means  all remuneration paid, except that such term does
not include remuneration paid to an employee by an employer after [eight
thousand five hundred] NINE THOUSAND SEVEN HUNDRED  FIFTY  dollars  have
been  paid  to such employee by such employer with respect to employment
during any calendar year PRECEDING THE FIRST DAY OF JANUARY,  TWO  THOU-
SAND  ELEVEN,  NOR  TO  INCLUDE  REMUNERATION  PAID TO AN EMPLOYEE BY AN
EMPLOYER AFTER TWELVE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS HAVE  BEEN  PAID  TO
SUCH  EMPLOYEE  BY  SUCH  EMPLOYER WITH RESPECT TO EMPLOYMENT DURING ANY
CALENDAR YEAR PRECEDING THE FIRST DAY OF JANUARY, TWO  THOUSAND  TWELVE,
NOR  TO  INCLUDE  REMUNERATION  PAID TO AN EMPLOYEE BY AN EMPLOYER AFTER
THIRTEEN THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS HAVE BEEN PAID TO  SUCH  EMPLOYEE
BY  SUCH  EMPLOYER  WITH  RESPECT TO EMPLOYMENT DURING ANY CALENDAR YEAR
PRECEDING THE FIRST DAY OF  JANUARY,  TWO  THOUSAND  THIRTEEN.  IN  EACH
SUCCEEDING CALENDAR YEAR, THE DEPARTMENT SHALL CALCULATE THE BASE AMOUNT
OF  REMUNERATION  NECESSARY  FROM WHICH TO PRODUCE SUFFICIENT PREMIUM TO

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07363-08-0

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