senate Bill S65

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Requires employers of motor carriers to provide overtime pay to their employees

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to labor
Jan 09, 2013 referred to labor

S65 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3813
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง160-a, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S672
2009-2010: S3397A

S65 - Summary

Requires employers of motor carriers to provide overtime pay to their employees.

S65 - Sponsor Memo

S65 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   65

                       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 overtime pay for employees
  of motor carriers

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

  Section  1.  The labor law is amended by adding a new section 160-a to
read as follows:
  S 160-A. HOURS OF LABOR OF EMPLOYEES OF MOTOR  CARRIERS.  EVERY  MOTOR
CARRIER SHALL PAY TO ALL EMPLOYEES FOR WHOM THE U.S. SECRETARY OF TRANS-
PORTATION  MAY PRESCRIBE MAXIMUM HOURS OF WORK FOR THE SAFE OPERATION OF
VEHICLES, PURSUANT TO SECTION 31502(B) OF THE FEDERAL MOTOR CARRIER ACT,
49 U.S.C. S.31502(B), AN OVERTIME RATE NOT LESS THAN  ONE  AND  ONE-HALF
TIMES  THE  WORKER'S HOURLY WAGE, FOR EACH HOUR IN EXCESS OF FORTY HOURS
WORKED IN ANY WEEK, NOTWITHSTANDING  THE  EXEMPTION  OF  SUCH  EMPLOYEES
PURSUANT TO THE FEDERAL FAIR LABOR STANDARDS ACT 29 U.S.C. 213(B)(1).
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01086-01-3

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