|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
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|
senate Bill S119
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S119 - Details
S119 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S119 REVISED 12/06/12 TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To prohibit the practice of job order contracting on public work contracts. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends section 220 of the labor law to provide that if the fiscal officer cannot determine the schedules or wages of the workers based on the specifications for a public work contract, the fiscal officer must reject any contract associated with that specific advertisement for bids. Sections 2 and 3 of the bill amend subdivision I of section 10.3 of the general municipal law to require that all bids for a local public work contract state a fixed-dollar amount. Sections 4 and 5 the bill amend subdivision 2 of section 10J of the general municipal law to require that the bid advertisement specifically describe the nature and type of work to be performed.
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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