senate Bill S6518A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the increase in the minimum wage and provides that on each December 31st the rate shall be indexed to inflation; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 11, 2014 print number 6518a
amend (t) and recommit to labor
Jan 31, 2014 referred to labor

Co-Sponsors

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S6518 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8343A
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§651, 652, 653, 654 & 662, rpld §652 sub 6, Lab L; amd §11, Munic Home R L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A8343A

S6518 - Summary

Relates to the increase in the minimum wage and provides that on December 31st, 2016 and each December 31st thereafter, the rate shall be indexed to inflation.

S6518 - Sponsor Memo

S6518 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6518

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 31, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  ESPAILLAT,  STEWART-COUSINS,  GIANARIS,  KRUEGER,
  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 the minimum wage and
  repealing subdivision 6 of section 652 of such law relating thereto

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

  Section  1. Paragraph (n) of subdivision 5 of section 651 of the labor
law, as amended by chapter 481 of the laws of 2010, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  (n)  by [a] THE federal[, state or municipal] government [or political
subdivision thereof]. The exclusions from the term "employee"  contained
in  this  subdivision  shall be as defined by regulations of the commis-
sioner; or
  S 2. Subdivision 6 of section 651 of the  labor  law,  as  amended  by
chapter 281 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read as follows:
  6.  "Employer"  includes  any  individual,  partnership,  association,
corporation, limited liability company, business trust, legal  represen-
tative,  STATE OR MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT OR POLITICAL SUBDIVISION THEREOF,
or any organized group of persons acting as employer.
  S 3. Subdivisions 1, 4 and 5 of section 652 of the labor law, subdivi-
sion 1 as amended by section 1 of part P of chapter 57 of  the  laws  of
2013  and  subdivisions 4 and 5 as amended by chapter 747 of the laws of
2004, are amended to read as follows:
  1. Statutory. Every employer shall pay to each of  its  employees  for
each hour worked a wage of not less than:
  $4.25 on and after April 1, 1991,
  $5.15 on and after March 31, 2000,
  $6.00 on and after January 1, 2005,
  $6.75 on and after January 1, 2006,
  $7.15 on and after January 1, 2007,
  $8.00 on and after December 31, 2013,
  [$8.75 on and after December 31, 2014,]

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD13423-03-4

Co-Sponsors

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S6518A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8343A
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§651, 652, 653, 654 & 662, rpld §652 sub 6, Lab L; amd §11, Munic Home R L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
A8343A

S6518A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the increase in the minimum wage and provides that on December 31st, 2016 and each December 31st thereafter, the rate shall be indexed to inflation.

S6518A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6518A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6518--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 31, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. ESPAILLAT, STEWART-COUSINS, AVELLA, BRESLIN, DILAN,
  GIANARIS, HOYLMAN, KENNEDY,  KRUEGER,  MONTGOMERY,  PERALTA,  PERKINS,
  RIVERA,  SERRANO, SQUADRON, TKACZYK -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor --  commit-
  tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
  mitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the labor law  and  the  municipal  home  rule  law,  in
  relation  to  the  minimum wage and repealing subdivision 6 of section
  652 of such law relating thereto

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

  Section  1. Paragraph (n) of subdivision 5 of section 651 of the labor
law, as amended by chapter 481 of the laws of 2010, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  (n)  by [a] THE federal[, state or municipal] government [or political
subdivision thereof]. The exclusions from the term "employee"  contained
in  this  subdivision  shall be as defined by regulations of the commis-
sioner; or
  S 2. Subdivision 6 of section 651 of the  labor  law,  as  amended  by
chapter 281 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read as follows:
  6.  "Employer"  includes  any  individual,  partnership,  association,
corporation, limited liability company, business trust, legal  represen-
tative,  STATE OR MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENT OR POLITICAL SUBDIVISION THEREOF,
or any organized group of persons acting as employer.
  S 3. Subdivisions 1, 4 and 5 of section 652 of the labor law, subdivi-
sion 1 as amended by section 1 of part P of chapter 57 of  the  laws  of
2013  and  subdivisions 4 and 5 as amended by chapter 747 of the laws of
2004, are amended to read as follows:
  1. Statutory. Every employer shall pay to each of  its  employees  for
each hour worked a wage of not less than:
  $4.25 on and after April 1, 1991,
  $5.15 on and after March 31, 2000,
  $6.00 on and after January 1, 2005,
  $6.75 on and after January 1, 2006,

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

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