assembly Bill A8767A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Enacts the Fair Local Wage Act allowing localities to raise minimum wage by thirty percent

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 10, 2014 print number 8767a
amend (t) and recommit to labor
Feb 12, 2014 referred to labor

Co-Sponsors

A8767 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7743A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Municipal Home Rule Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11, Munic Home R L; amd §§654 & 662, Lab L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S7743A

A8767 - Summary

Enacts the Fair Local Wage Act allowing localities to raise minimum wage by thirty percent.

A8767 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  8767

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 12, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. KAVANAGH, HEASTIE -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on Labor

AN ACT to amend the municipal home  rule  law  and  the  labor  law,  in
  relation  to  enacting  the Fair Local Wage Act allowing localities to
  raise minimum wages by twenty-five percent

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "Fair Local
Wage Act".
  S  2. Paragraph f of subdivision 1 of section 11 of the municipal home
rule law, as amended by chapter 21 of the laws of 1992,  is  amended  to
read as follows:
  f. Applies to or affects any provision of paragraph (c) of subdivision
one  of  section  8-100  of  the  election law, the labor law, EXCEPT AS
PROVIDED IN SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION SIX  HUNDRED  FIFTY-FOUR  OF  THE
LABOR  LAW,  sections two, three and four of chapter one thousand eleven
of the laws  of  nineteen  hundred  sixty-eight,  entitled  "An  act  in
relation  to  the  maximum  hours of labor of certain municipal and fire
district firemen and the holidays of firemen  and  policemen,  repealing
certain  sections  of  the  labor law relating thereto, and to amend the
municipal home rule law, in relation thereto," as amended, the volunteer
[firemen's] FIREFIGHTERS'  benefit  law,  or  the  [workmen's]  WORKERS'
compensation  law or changes any provision of the multiple residence law
or the multiple dwelling law, except that  in  a  city  of  one  million
persons  or more, the provisions of local law for the enforcement of the
housing code which is not less restrictive than  the  multiple  dwelling
law may be applied in the enforcement of the multiple dwelling law.
  S 3. Section 654 of the labor law, as added by chapter 619 of the laws
of 1960, is amended to read as follows:
  S  654.  Basis of changes in minimum wage. (1) In establishing minimum
wages and regulations for any occupation or occupations pursuant to  the
provisions of the following sections of this article, the wage board and
the  commissioner  shall  consider  the  amount  sufficient  to  provide
adequate maintenance and to protect health and, in  addition,  the  wage

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

Co-Sponsors

Multi-Sponsors

A8767A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7743A
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Municipal Home Rule Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §11, Munic Home R L; amd §§654 & 662, Lab L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S7743A

A8767A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enacts the Fair Local Wage Act allowing localities to raise minimum wage by thirty percent.

A8767A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 8767--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 12, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. KAVANAGH, HEASTIE, ABINANTI, MOSLEY -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Labor -- committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the municipal home  rule  law  and  the  labor  law,  in
  relation  to  enacting  the Fair Local Wage Act allowing localities to
  raise minimum wages by thirty percent

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

  Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "Fair Local
Wage Act".
  S  2. Paragraph f of subdivision 1 of section 11 of the municipal home
rule law, as amended by chapter 21 of the laws of 1992,  is  amended  to
read as follows:
  f. Applies to or affects any provision of paragraph (c) of subdivision
one  of  section  8-100  of  the  election law, the labor law, EXCEPT AS
PROVIDED IN SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION SIX  HUNDRED  FIFTY-FOUR  OF  THE
LABOR  LAW,  sections two, three and four of chapter one thousand eleven
of the laws  of  nineteen  hundred  sixty-eight,  entitled  "An  act  in
relation  to  the  maximum  hours of labor of certain municipal and fire
district firemen and the holidays of firemen  and  policemen,  repealing
certain  sections  of  the  labor law relating thereto, and to amend the
municipal home rule law, in relation thereto," as amended, the volunteer
[firemen's] FIREFIGHTERS'  benefit  law,  or  the  [workmen's]  WORKERS'
compensation  law or changes any provision of the multiple residence law
or the multiple dwelling law, except that  in  a  city  of  one  million
persons  or more, the provisions of local law for the enforcement of the
housing code which is not less restrictive than  the  multiple  dwelling
law may be applied in the enforcement of the multiple dwelling law.
  S 3. Section 654 of the labor law, as added by chapter 619 of the laws
of 1960, is amended to read as follows:
  S  654.  Basis of changes in minimum wage. (1) In establishing minimum
wages and regulations for any occupation or occupations pursuant to  the
provisions of the following sections of this article, the wage board and

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

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