|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 12, 2012||committee discharged and committed to rules|
|Mar 08, 2012||notice of committee consideration - requested|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to labor|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to labor|
senate Bill S724
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S724 - Details
S724 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S724 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the labor law, in relation to requiring prevailing wages to be paid on certain state university of New York projects PURPOSE: Requires the payment of prevailing wages on all SUNY building projects. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: The bill adds a new section 220-i to the Labor Law to require the payment of prevailing wages on all projects entered into between the dormitory authority, the state university of New York or the state university construction fund and any third party, for the design, construction, repair, improvement and related work on buildings or facilities at a site owned or leased owned by the State University of New York. Further, all parties must specifically agree to the enforcement of prevailing wages for such projects by the Department of Labor. EXISTING LAW: Section 220(2) of the labor law requires that third parties which contract for public work in place of, on behalf or for the benefit of certain public entities pay prevailing wages for the public work.
S724 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 724 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PERALTA -- 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 requiring prevailing wages to be paid on certain state university of New York projects 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 220-i to read as follows: S 220-I. PAYMENT OF PREVAILING WAGES REQUIRED ON CERTAIN STATE UNIVER- SITY OF NEW YORK PROJECTS. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY AGREEMENT TO THE CONTRA- RY, ALL AGREEMENTS, LEASES, GRANTS, BONDS, COVENANT DEBT AGREEMENTS OR PERMITS ENTERED INTO BY AND BETWEEN THE DORMITORY AUTHORITY, THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK OR THE STATE UNIVERSITY CONSTRUCTION FUND AND ANY THIRD PARTY FOR THE DEMOLITION, EXCAVATION, DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, RECON- STRUCTION, REPAIR, REHABILITATION, ALTERATION OR IMPROVEMENT OF BUILD- INGS OR FACILITIES AT A SITE OWNED OR LEASED BY THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK SHALL REQUIRE THE PAYMENT OF ALL APPLICABLE PREVAILING WAGES PURSUANT TO SECTION TWO HUNDRED TWENTY OF THIS ARTICLE AND ALL PARTIES TO SUCH AGREEMENTS SHALL SPECIFICALLY AGREE TO THE ENFORCEMENT OF PREVAILING WAGES FOR SUCH PROJECTS BY THE DEPARTMENT. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD02810-01-1
Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.
By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.