senate Bill S2474

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to the sharing of information of certain employment data with state and municipal agencies and certain local development corporations

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to labor
Jan 21, 2011 referred to labor

S2474 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §537, Lab L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
S5026, A11193, A3767

S2474 - Summary

Relates to the sharing of information of certain employment data with state and municipal agencies and certain local development corporations.

S2474 - Sponsor Memo

S2474 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 2474                                                  A. 2985

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                            January 21, 2011

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

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. WEPRIN -- read once  and  referred
  to the Committee on Labor

AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to the sharing of information
  with state and municipal agencies and certain local development corpo-


  Section 1. Subparagraph (ii)  of  paragraph  g  of  subdivision  3  of
section 537 of the labor law, as added by chapter 6 of the laws of 2007,
clauses  1,  4  and  5  as amended and clauses 6, 7, 8 and 9 as added by
chapter 551 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  (ii) The information disclosed  pursuant  to  this  paragraph  may  be
disclosed  to  the  following  agencies  to  be used exclusively for the
following legitimate governmental purposes:
  (1) any federal, state or local agency in the investigation  of  fraud
relating to public programs, or misuse of public funds;
  (2)  any  state  or  United States territorial workforce agency, local
workforce investment board and its agents, and one-stop operating  part-
ner  receiving  funds  under  the  workforce  investment act of 1998 for
program performance purposes and other legitimate programmatic  purposes
authorized by the commissioner;
  (3)  the  United States department of labor or its agents, as required
by law, or in connection with the requirements imposed as  a  result  of
receiving federal administrative funding;
  (4)  state  and  local economic development agencies, or their agents,
where such information is necessary to carry out the statutory functions
of such agencies, shall receive a quarterly  census  of  employment  and
wage  information compiled by the department, provided that such disclo-
sure shall not violate federal  law.  Any  redisclosure  of  information
obtained  by  such  agencies under this clause shall be limited to tabu-
lation and publication of such information in an aggregated  statistical


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