senate Bill S2087

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes minors who are members of a religious community to engage or assist in employment which minors are otherwise prohibited from performing

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to labor
Jan 10, 2013 referred to labor

S2087 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5041
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง131, 132 & 133, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S767, A6082
2009-2010: S2266, A2252

S2087 - Summary

Authorizes minors who are 14 or older and are active members of a religious community to engage or assist in employment which such minors are otherwise prohibited from performing; requires such minors to be supervised by an adult member of such religious community.

S2087 - Sponsor Memo

S2087 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2087

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  YOUNG  -- 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 authorizing  minors  four-
  teen  years  of age or older, working as part of a religious community
  of which they are a member, to be employed in  or  assist  in  certain
  activities

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

  Section 1. Section 131 of the labor law is amended  by  adding  a  new
subdivision 7 to read as follows:
  7.  NOTHING IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE DEEMED TO PROHIBIT THE EMPLOYMENT
OF OR ASSISTANCE IN EMPLOYMENT BY A MINOR FOURTEEN OR FIFTEEN  YEARS  OF
AGE  WHO IS THE MEMBER OF A RELIGIOUS COMMUNITY AS PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH
C OF SUBDIVISION THREE OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-THREE OF THIS ARTI-
CLE.
  S 2. Section 132 of the labor law is amended by adding a new  subdivi-
sion 6 to read as follows:
  6.  NOTHING IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE DEEMED TO PROHIBIT THE EMPLOYMENT
OF OR ASSISTANCE IN EMPLOYMENT BY A MINOR SIXTEEN OR SEVENTEEN YEARS  OF
AGE  WHO IS THE MEMBER OF A RELIGIOUS COMMUNITY AS PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH
C OF SUBDIVISION THREE OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-THREE OF THIS ARTI-
CLE.
  S 3. Subdivision 3 of section 133 of  the  labor  law  is  amended  by
adding a new paragraph c to read as follows:
  C.  THE  PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION SHALL NOT APPLY
TO ANY MINOR FOURTEEN YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, WHEN SUCH MINOR IS EMPLOYED
BY OR ASSISTS IN THE EMPLOYMENT OF A RELIGIOUS COMMUNITY, OF WHICH  SUCH
MINOR  IS  AN  ACTIVE MEMBER; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THAT AT ALL TIMES WHILE
SUCH A MINOR IS ENGAGED OR ASSISTING IN OTHERWISE PROHIBITED EMPLOYMENT,
HE OR SHE SHALL BE UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF A PERSON EIGHTEEN  YEARS  OF
AGE  OR OLDER WHO IS AN ACTIVE MEMBER OF THE SAME RELIGIOUS COMMUNITY AS

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06430-01-3

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