senate Bill S119

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to advertisements for bids for certain public contracts

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to infrastructure and capital investment
Feb 01, 2013 committee discharged and committed to infrastructure and capital investment
Jan 09, 2013 referred to labor

S119 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §220, Lab L; amd §103, Gen Muni L; amd §135, St Fin L; amd §2590-p, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S731
2009-2010: S8077

S119 - Summary

Relates to advertisements for bids for certain public contracts.

S119 - Sponsor Memo

S119 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   119

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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, the  general  municipal  law,  the  state
  finance  law  and the education law, in relation to advertisements for
  bids

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

  Section  1. Paragraph (c) of subdivision 3 of section 220 of the labor
law, as separately amended by chapter 678 of the laws of 2007 and  chap-
ter 7 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  (c)  It  shall  be  the duty of the fiscal officer, as defined in this
section, to ascertain and determine the schedules of supplements  to  be
provided  and  wages  to be paid workers, laborers and mechanics on such
public work, prior to the time of the advertisement for bids,  and  such
schedules  shall be annexed to and form a part of the specifications for
the work. Such fiscal officer shall  file  with  the  department  having
jurisdiction such schedules prior to the time of the commencement of the
advertisement  for  bids on all public works proposed to be constructed.
IF THE FISCAL OFFICER CANNOT ASCERTAIN OR DETERMINE  SUCH  SCHEDULES  OR
WAGES,  OR  DISTINGUISH  BETWEEN  THE CLASSIFICATIONS OF WORKERS ON SUCH
PUBLIC WORK, IT SHALL BE THE DUTY OF THE FISCAL OFFICER  TO  REJECT  ANY
CONTRACT ASSOCIATED WITH THE ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS. The term "contract"
as  used in this article also shall include reconstruction and repair of
any such public work, and any  public  work  performed  under  a  lease,
permit  or other agreement pursuant to which the department of jurisdic-
tion grants the responsibility of contracting for such  public  work  to
any  third  party proposing to perform such work to which the provisions
of  this  article  would  apply  had  the  department  of   jurisdiction
contracted  directly  for  its  performance, or where there is no lease,
permit or other agreement and ownership of a public work is intended  to

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

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