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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to labor|
|Jan 31, 2013||referred to labor|
senate Bill S3323
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S3323 - Details
S3323 - Summary
Enacts the "Omnibus Prevailing Wage Enforcement Act"; creates the office of the prevailing wage fraud inspector general for increased vigilance in the effort to achieve prevailing wage enforcement; allows public authorities to require that successful bidders for public works jobs participate in a state-sponsored apprenticeship program; makes related provisions.
S3323 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S3323 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the labor law, the general municipal law and the public officers law, in relation to the omnibus prevailing wage enforcement act and to amend chapter 511 of the laws of 1995, relating to establishing a public work enforcement fund and making an appropriation therefor, in relation to moneys accumulated in the public work enforcement fund PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To enact the "Omnibus Prevailing Wage Enforcement Act." SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill contains its title, "Omnibus Prevailing Wage Enforcement Act." Part A creates the office of the Prevailing Wage Fraud Inspector General for increased vigilance in the effort to achieve prevailing wage enforcement. Part B (Article 3) of the bill amends section two of chapter 511 of the laws of 1995 to remove the cap on accumulations of money in the Public Work Enforcement Fund and to establish a maintenance of effort in enforcement activity.
S3323 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3323 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 31, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. HASSELL-THOMPSON -- 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 and the public officers law, in relation to the omnibus prevailing wage enforcement act and to amend chapter 511 of the laws of 1995, relating to estab- lishing a public work enforcement fund and making an appropriation therefor, in relation to moneys accumulated in the public work enforcement fund 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 "omnibus prevailing wage enforcement act". S 2. The labor law is amended by adding a new section 223-a to read as follows: S 223-A. PREVAILING WAGE FRAUD INSPECTOR GENERAL. 1. DEFINITIONS. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING DEFINITIONS SHALL APPLY: (A) "INSPECTOR GENERAL" MEANS THE PREVAILING WAGE FRAUD INSPECTOR GENERAL CREATED BY THIS SECTION. (B) "ASSISTANT INSPECTOR GENERAL" MEANS A PREVAILING WAGE FRAUD ASSISTANT INSPECTOR GENERAL CREATED BY THIS SECTION. 2. APPOINTMENT, COMPENSATION AND REMOVAL. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, THE GOVERNOR SHALL APPOINT THE INSPECTOR GENERAL. THE BOARD SHALL EMPLOY AND THE GOVERNOR SHALL FIX THE COMPENSATION OF THE INSPECTOR GENERAL. THE INSPECTOR GENERAL SHALL, AND MAY DO SO WITHOUT CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATION, APPOINT AND THE BOARD SHALL EMPLOY, SUCH ASSISTANT INSPECTOR GENERAL AND OTHER PERSONS AS HE OR SHE DEEMS NECES- SARY, DETERMINE THEIR DUTIES AND FIX THEIR COMPENSATION. SUCH ASSISTANT INSPECTOR GENERAL SHALL ASSIST THE INSPECTOR GENERAL IN CARRYING OUT THE INSPECTOR GENERAL'S DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES AS SET FORTH IN THIS SECTION AND SHALL HAVE SUCH POWERS AS GRANTED THE INSPECTOR GENERAL UNDER THIS SECTION. EMPLOYEES APPOINTED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION WITH- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06464-01-3
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