senate Bill S3393A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides unemployment benefits to workers who are partially unemployed; repealer

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Mar 03, 2014 print number 3393a
amend and recommit to labor
Jan 08, 2014 referred to labor
Feb 01, 2013 referred to labor

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S3393 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add §523, amd Lab L, generally
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4929
2009-2010: A11090

S3393 - Summary

Provides unemployment benefits to workers who are partially unemployed.

S3393 - Sponsor Memo

S3393 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3393

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 1, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. ADDABBO -- 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 the calculation of  weekly
  unemployment  insurance  benefits  for workers who are partially unem-
  ployed; and to repeal certain provisions of  the  labor  law  relating
  thereto

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

  Section 1. Section 522 of the labor law, as amended by chapter 720  of
the laws of 1953, is amended to read as follows:
  S  522. Total unemployment AND PARTIAL UNEMPLOYMENT.  "Total unemploy-
ment" means the total lack of any employment [on  any  day]  DURING  ANY
WEEK.  "PARTIAL  UNEMPLOYMENT" MEANS ANY EMPLOYMENT DURING ANY WEEK THAT
IS LESS THAN FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT SO LONG AS THE  COMPENSATION  PAID  IS
LESS THAN THE CLAIMANT'S WEEKLY BENEFIT RATE PLUS THE CLAIMANT'S PARTIAL
BENEFIT CREDIT.  The term "employment" as used in this section means any
employment including that not defined in this title.
  S 2. Section 523 of the labor law is REPEALED and a new section 523 is
added to read as follows:
  S  523. EFFECTIVE WEEK. "EFFECTIVE WEEK" MEANS (A) A WEEK DURING WHICH
A CLAIMANT PERFORMS NO SERVICES FOR WHICH THE CLAIMANT IS  PAID  COMPEN-
SATION,  OR  (B)  A  WEEK DURING WHICH A CLAIMANT PERFORMS SERVICES ON A
PART-TIME BASIS FOR WHICH THE CLAIMANT IS PAID COMPENSATION THAT IS LESS
THAN THE CLAIMANT'S WEEKLY BENEFIT RATE PLUS HIS OR HER PARTIAL  BENEFIT
CREDIT.
  S 3. The labor law is amended by adding a new section 514-a to read as
follows:
  S  514-A.  PARTIAL BENEFIT CREDIT. "PARTIAL BENEFIT CREDIT" MEANS THAT
PART OF THE COMPENSATION, IF ANY, PAID TO A CLAIMANT WITH RESPECT  TO  A
WEEK FOR WHICH BENEFITS ARE CLAIMED UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THIS CHAPTER
WHICH  IS  NOT  IN EXCESS OF FORTY PER CENTUM OF THE INDIVIDUAL'S WEEKLY

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00708-01-3

S3393A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add §523, amd Lab L, generally
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S4929
2009-2010: A11090

S3393A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides unemployment benefits to workers who are partially unemployed.

S3393A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3393A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3393--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 1, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor  --  recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on  Labor  in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to the calculation of weekly
  unemployment insurance benefits for workers who  are  partially  unem-
  ployed;  and  to  repeal  certain provisions of the labor law relating
  thereto

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

  Section  1. Section 522 of the labor law, as amended by chapter 720 of
the laws of 1953, is amended to read as follows:
  S 522. Total unemployment AND PARTIAL UNEMPLOYMENT.  "Total  unemploy-
ment"  means  the  total  lack of any employment [on any day] DURING ANY
WEEK. "PARTIAL UNEMPLOYMENT" MEANS ANY EMPLOYMENT DURING ANY  WEEK  THAT
IS  LESS  THAN  FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT SO LONG AS THE COMPENSATION PAID IS
LESS THAN THE CLAIMANT'S WEEKLY BENEFIT RATE PLUS THE CLAIMANT'S PARTIAL
BENEFIT CREDIT.  The term "employment" as used in this section means any
employment including that not defined in this title.
  S 2. Section 523 of the labor law is REPEALED and a new section 523 is
added to read as follows:
  S 523. EFFECTIVE WEEK. "EFFECTIVE WEEK" MEANS (A) A WEEK DURING  WHICH
A  CLAIMANT  PERFORMS NO SERVICES FOR WHICH THE CLAIMANT IS PAID COMPEN-
SATION, OR (B) A WEEK DURING WHICH A CLAIMANT  PERFORMS  SERVICES  ON  A
PART-TIME BASIS FOR WHICH THE CLAIMANT IS PAID COMPENSATION THAT IS LESS
THAN  THE CLAIMANT'S WEEKLY BENEFIT RATE PLUS HIS OR HER PARTIAL BENEFIT
CREDIT.
  S 3. The labor law is amended by adding a new section 514-a to read as
follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00708-04-4

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