senate Bill S1402

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Enacts the "charter schools construction fair wages act"

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Jan 04, 2012 referred to labor
Jan 07, 2011 referred to labor

S1402 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A99
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §220, Lab L; amd §2853, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S7841, A11206A

S1402 - Summary

Relates to hours, wages and supplements for work on public work projects including charter schools; and relates to contracts for charter school construction.

S1402 - Sponsor Memo

S1402 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1402

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 7, 2011
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the labor law, and the education  law,  in  relation  to
  enacting the "charter schools construction fair wages act"

  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
the "charter schools construction fair wages act".
  S  2.  Subdivision  2  of  section 220 of the labor law, as amended by
chapter 678 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows:
  2. Each contract, LEASE, GRANT, BOND,  COVENANT,  DEBT  AGREEMENT,  OR
PERMIT,  to which the state or a public benefit corporation or a munici-
pal corporation or a commission appointed pursuant to law OR  AN  EDUCA-
TION  CORPORATION  ORGANIZED TO OPERATE A CHARTER SCHOOL is a party, and
any contract for public work entered into by a  third  party  acting  in
place  of, on behalf of and for the benefit of such public entity pursu-
ant to any lease, permit or other agreement between such third party and
the public entity, and which may involve  the  employment  of  laborers,
workers or mechanics shall contain a stipulation that no laborer, worker
or  mechanic  in  the  employ  of the contractor, subcontractor or other
person doing or contracting to do the  whole  or  a  part  of  the  work
contemplated by the contract shall be permitted or required to work more
than  eight  hours in any one calendar day or more than five days in any
one week except in cases  of  extraordinary  emergency  including  fire,
flood or danger to life or property. No such person shall be so employed
more  than eight hours in any day or more than five days in any one week
except in such emergency. Extraordinary emergency within the meaning  of
this  section  shall be deemed to include situations in which sufficient
laborers, workers and mechanics cannot be employed to  carry  on  public
work  expeditiously  as a result of such restrictions upon the number of
hours and days of labor and the immediate commencement or prosecution or
completion without undue delay of the public work is  necessary  in  the
judgment  of  the commissioner for the preservation of the contract site
and for the protection of the life and limb of  the  persons  using  the

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