senate Bill S3827

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Enacts the "roadway excavation quality assurance act"

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 04, 2012 referred to labor
Mar 07, 2011 referred to labor

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S3827 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6970
Current Committee:
Senate Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง28, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S632
2013-2014: S1075, A5234
2015-2016: A3328
2017-2018: A4871
2019-2020: A5693

S3827 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the "roadway excavation quality assurance act"; relates to workers on excavations; provides that utility companies or their contractors shall use competent workers and shall pay the prevailing wage on projects where a permit to use or open a street is required to be issued.

S3827 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3827 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3827

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 7, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. MAZIARZ -- 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  enacting  the  "roadway
  excavation quality assurance 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 "roadway excavation quality assurance act".
  S  2.  The  labor law is amended by adding a new section 28 to read as
follows:
  S 28. WORKERS ON EXCAVATIONS. UTILITY COMPANIES OR THEIR  CONTRACTORS,
TO  WHOM A PERMIT MAY BE ISSUED BY THE STATE, A COUNTY OR A MUNICIPALITY
TO USE OR OPEN A STREET, SHALL BE REQUIRED, BEFORE SUCH PERMIT SHALL  BE
ISSUED,  TO  ENTER INTO AN AGREEMENT THAT ONLY COMPETENT WORKERS SKILLED
IN THE WORK REQUIRED OF THEM, SHALL BE EMPLOYED ON THE PROJECT FOR WHICH
SUCH PERMIT TO USE OR OPEN A STREET WAS ISSUED, AND THAT THE  PREVAILING
WAGE FOR SIMILAR TITLES AS ESTABLISHED BY THE FISCAL OFFICER PURSUANT TO
SECTION  TWO  HUNDRED  TWENTY  OF  THIS  CHAPTER,  BE  PAID  TO THOSE SO
EMPLOYED. NO PERMIT SHALL BE ISSUED UNTIL SUCH AGREEMENT SHALL HAVE BEEN
ENTERED INTO WITH THE APPROPRIATE STATE, COUNTY OR MUNICIPAL AGENCY, AND
ALL PERMITS ISSUED AFTER  THE  EFFECTIVE  DATE  OF  THIS  SECTION  SHALL
INCLUDE  THEREIN  A  COPY  OF THIS SECTION.   WHEN PERMITS ARE ISSUED TO
UTILITY COMPANIES OR THEIR CONTRACTORS, THE POWER TO ENFORCE  THE  TERMS
OF  THIS SECTION SHALL BE VESTED WITH THE DEPARTMENT CONSISTENT WITH THE
PROVISIONS OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED TWENTY OF THIS CHAPTER.
  S 3. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00110-03-1

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