assembly Bill A6289

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides benefits for injury, sickness, pregnancy or family leave

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Jan 04, 2012 referred to labor
Mar 11, 2011 referred to labor

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A6289 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7547
Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Work Comp L, generally; amd ยง1113, Ins L
Versions Introduced in 2009-2010 Legislative Session:
A8742

A6289 - Summary

Provides workers' compensation benefits for injury or sickness, pregnancy or family leave; applies to an employee and to family members taking family leave to care for an employee.

A6289 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6289

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             March 11, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  NOLAN, COOK, WEPRIN, JAFFEE, BARRON, GIBSON,
  JACOBS, CASTRO, WEISENBERG, BENEDETTO, SIMOTAS, N. RIVERA,  STEVENSON,
  LANCMAN,  CAHILL, SPANO, SCHIMEL, TITUS, MOYA -- Multi-Sponsored by --
  M. of A. ABBATE, BOYLAND, BRENNAN, GLICK, GOTTFRIED, HEASTIE, McENENY,
  PHEFFER, SCARBOROUGH, WEINSTEIN --  read  once  and  referred  to  the
  Committee on Labor

AN  ACT to amend the workers' compensation law and the insurance law, in
  relation to providing benefits for injury or  sickness,  pregnancy  or
  family leave

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1.  Subdivision 2 of section 76 of the  workers'  compensation
law,  as added by chapter 600 of the laws of 1949, is amended to read as
follows:
  2. The purposes of the state insurance fund herein created are  hereby
enlarged to provide [for the] insurance [by the state insurance fund of]
FOR  the payment of the benefits required by section two hundred four of
this chapter, INCLUDING BENEFITS FOR FAMILY CARE PROVIDED EITHER IN  THE
SAME  POLICY  WITH  OR IN A SEPARATE POLICY FROM BENEFITS FOR DISABILITY
RESULTING FROM INJURY, SICKNESS OR PREGNANCY  OF  AN  EMPLOYEE,  AND  AS
PROVIDED  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION TWO HUNDRED ELEVEN-A OF THIS CHAPTER.  A
separate fund is hereby created within the state insurance  fund,  which
shall  be  known  as  the  "disability  benefits  fund", and which shall
consist of all premiums received and paid into said fund on  account  of
such insurance, all securities acquired by and through the use of moneys
belonging  to  said fund and of interest earned upon moneys belonging to
said fund and deposited or invested as herein provided. Said  disability
benefits  fund  shall be applicable to the payment of benefits, expenses
and assessments on account of insurance written pursuant to article nine
of this chapter.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09329-02-1

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