|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Sep 23, 2011||tabled|
|Sep 12, 2011||delivered to governor|
|Jun 20, 2011||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.1389
substituted for s5355
|Jun 20, 2011||substituted by a241|
ordered to third reading cal.1389
committee discharged and committed to rules
|May 11, 2011||referred to labor|
senate Bill S5355Vetoed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status Via A241 - Vetoed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Vetoed by Governor
S5355 - Details
S5355 - Summary
Establishes the green jobs workforce subcommittee of the state workforce investment board to conduct labor market data analysis, to provide job training and education programs, and to provide a local green jobs corps.
S5355 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S5355 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the labor law, in relation to establishing the subcommittee on green jobs workforce to conduct labor market data analysis, to provide job training and education programs, and to provide a local green jobs corps PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: The bill establishes a subcommittee of the state workforce investment board to coordinate the state's efforts to develop and train a workforce in the green economy, conducting labor market data analysis, providing job training and education programs, among other efforts. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 adds a new section 854 to the labor law, establishing the green jobs workforce subcommittee and specifying its duties in labor market/industry data analysis, job training programs, education programs, creation of local green jobs corps, funding solicitation from private and other governmental entities, and reporting requirements. Section 2 establishes the effective date of the legislation.
S5355 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5355 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 11, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KENNEDY -- 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 establishing the subcom- mittee on green jobs workforce to conduct labor market data analysis, to provide job training and education programs, and to provide a local green jobs corps THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The labor law is amended by adding a new section 854 to read as follows: S 854. GREEN JOBS WORKFORCE SUBCOMMITTEE. 1. CREATION AND CONSTITU- TION. (A) THE GREEN JOBS SUBCOMMITTEE (THE "SUBCOMMITTEE") IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED BY THE STATE WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARD CONSISTING OF MEMBERS OF THE STATE WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BOARD TO COORDINATE THE STATE'S EFFORTS TO DEVELOP AND TRAIN A WORKFORCE IN THE GREEN ECONOMY. (B) THE SUBCOMMITTEE SHALL WORK WITH THE FOLLOWING PUBLIC AND PRIVATE STAKEHOLDERS IN DEVELOPING AND CARRYING OUT ITS TASKS UNDER THIS SECTION, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING: THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR; THE NEW YORK STATE ENERGY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (NYSERDA); THE WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE; THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCA- TION; THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION; THE EMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENT CORPO- RATION; DOWNSTATE EMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION; UPSTATE EMPIRE STATE DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION; THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONAL SERVICES; THE OFFICE OF CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES' NATIVE AMERICAN SERVICES; THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION; THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICUL- TURE AND MARKETS; THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION; THE DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING; THE NEW YORK POWER AUTHORITY; THE OFFICE OF GENERAL SERVICES; THE OFFICE OF TEMPORARY AND DISABILITY ASSISTANCE; THE ENVIRONMENTAL FACILITIES CORPORATION; NEW YORK POWER AUTHORITY; NEW YORK STATE DEPART- MENT OF PUBLIC SERVICES; NEW YORK STATE FARM BUREAU; REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE COMMUNITY; REPRESENTATIVES FROM LABOR EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00301-01-1
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