senate Bill S125

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Broadens scope of prevailing wage requirements for service employees and establishes criminal penalties for violations

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to labor
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S125 - Details

Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 9 Art head, §§230, 231, 235, 237 & 238, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S1023
2009-2010: S8379A

S125 - Summary

Broadens scope of prevailing wage requirements for service employees and establishes criminal penalties for violations.

S125 - Sponsor Memo

S125 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   125

                       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,  in  relation  to  prevailing  wages  for
  service workers

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

  Section 1. The article heading of article 9 of the labor law, as added
by chapter 777 of the laws of 1971, is amended to read as follows:
             PREVAILING WAGE FOR [BUILDING] SERVICE EMPLOYEES
  S 2. Subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 9 and 10 of  section  230  of  the
labor  law, subdivision 1 as amended and subdivision 9 as added by chap-
ter 542 of the laws of 1984, subdivisions 2, 3, 6  and  8  as  added  by
chapter 777 of the laws of 1971, subdivision 4 as amended by chapter 678
of  the  laws  of 2007 and subdivision 10 as added by chapter 547 of the
laws of 1998, are amended and a new subdivision 15 is added to  read  as
follows:
  1.  "[Building  service]  SERVICE  employee"  or  "employee" means any
person performing JANITORIAL, OR SECURITY SERVICE WORK FOR A CONTRACTOR,
OTHER THAN A BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT, UNDER CONTRACT WITH A PUBLIC
AGENCY WHICH IS IN EXCESS OF TEN  THOUSAND  DOLLARS  AND  THE  PRINCIPAL
PURPOSE  OF  WHICH  IS  TO  FURNISH  SERVICES THROUGH THE USE OF SERVICE
EMPLOYEES, OR ANY OTHER PERSON PERFORMING work in  connection  with  the
care  or  maintenance of an existing building, or in connection with the
transportation of office furniture or equipment to or from  such  build-
ing,  or  in  connection  with the transportation and delivery of fossil
fuel to such building, for a contractor under a contract with  a  public
agency  which  is in excess of [one] TEN thousand [five hundred] dollars
and the principal purpose of which is to furnish  services  through  the
use of [building] service employees.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00341-01-3

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