senate Bill S2379

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Eliminates the delivery of fossil fuel from those building services for which municipalities are required to pay prevailing wage

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to labor
Jan 19, 2011 referred to labor


S2379 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง230, Lab L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S3057, A7601

S2379 - Summary

Eliminates the delivery of fossil fuel from those building services for which municipalities are required to pay minimum wage.

S2379 - Sponsor Memo

S2379 - Bill Text download pdf

                    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

                            January 19, 2011

Introduced  by  Sens.  SEWARD, LARKIN, O'MARA, RANZENHOFER -- 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 eliminating  the  delivery
  of  fossil  fuel from those building services for which municipalities
  are required to pay prevailing wage


  Section  1.  Subdivision 1 of section 230 of the labor law, as amended
by chapter 542 of the laws of 1984, is amended to read as follows:
  1. "Building service employee" or "employee" means any person perform-
ing work in connection with the  care  or  maintenance  of  an  existing
building,  or  in connection with the transportation of office furniture
or equipment to or from such building, [or in connection with the trans-
portation and delivery of fossil fuel to such building,] for a  contrac-
tor  under  a  contract  with  a public agency which is in excess of one
thousand five hundred dollars and the principal purpose of which  is  to
furnish services through the use of building service employees.
  "Building  service employee" or "employee" includes, but is not limit-
ed, to, watchman, guard, doorman, building  cleaner,  porter,  handyman,
janitor,  gardener, groundskeeper, stationary fireman, elevator operator
and starter, window cleaner, and occupations relating to the  collection
of  garbage or refuse, and to the transportation of office furniture and
equipment, [and to the transportation and delivery of fossil  fuel]  but
does  not  include clerical, sales, professional, technician and related
  "Building service employee" or "employee" also does  not  include  any
employee  to  whom  the provisions of articles eight and eight-a of this
chapter are applicable.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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