senate Bill S385

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the New York Black Car Operators' Injury Compensation Fund, Inc.

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S385 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §160-cc, Exec L; amd §§2 & 11, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S268
2009-2010: S2173

S385 - Summary

Relates to the New York Black Car Operators' Injury Compensation Fund, Inc.

S385 - Sponsor Memo

S385 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   385

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  DIAZ  --  read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law and the workers' compensation law,  in
  relation  to  workers' compensation benefits   secured by the New York
  black car operators' injury compensation fund, inc.

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  4 of section 160-cc of the executive law, as
added by chapter 49 of the laws of 1999, is amended to read as follows:
  4. "Covered services" means ONLY A BLACK CAR OPERATOR WHO  IS  IN  THE
COURSE  OF  A  DISPATCH, with respect to dispatches from or by a central
dispatch facility located in the state, all dispatches from such central
dispatch facility regardless of where the pick-up or  discharge  occurs,
and,  with  respect to dispatches from or by a central dispatch facility
located outside the state, all dispatches involving  a  pick-up  in  the
state, regardless of where the discharge occurs.
  S 2. Subdivisions 6, 7, 8 and 9 of section 160-cc of the executive law
are  renumbered  subdivisions  7, 8, 9 and 10 and a new subdivision 6 is
added to read as follows:
  6. "DISPATCH" OR "DISPATCHES" SHALL MEAN A BLACK CAR OPERATOR  WHO  IS
IN  THE COURSE OF PICKING UP, TRANSPORTING OR DISCHARGING A PASSENGER OR
PACKAGE OR OTHER ITEM AT THE EXPRESS DIRECTION  OF  A  CENTRAL  DISPATCH
FACILITY  OR SUCH OTHER MEANING AS ESTABLISHED BY REGULATION PROPOSED BY
THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE FUND AND  ADOPTED  BY  THE  DEPARTMENT  IN
ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION ONE HUNDRED SIXTY-NN OF THIS ARTICLE.
  S  3.  The second undesignated paragraph of subdivision 3 of section 2
of the workers' compensation law, as amended by chapter 392 of the  laws
of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  Notwithstanding  any other provision of this chapter, and for purposes
of this chapter only, the employer of a  black  car  operator  PROVIDING

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

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