senate Bill S6857

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Permits a minor over twelve years of age to work as a referee for athletic games or competitions under certain circumstances

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Mar 20, 2014 referred to labor

S6857 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3650A
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §130, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A5035
2009-2010: A9722

S6857 - Summary

Permits a minor over twelve years of age to work as a referee for athletic games or competitions under certain circumstances.

S6857 - Sponsor Memo

S6857 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6857

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 20, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- 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 permitting  a  minor  over
  twelve  years of age to work as a referee for athletic games or compe-
  titions under certain circumstances

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 130 of the labor law is amended by
adding a new paragraph i to read as follows:
  I.  A MINOR OVER TWELVE YEARS OF AGE AS A REFEREE AT AN ATHLETIC GAME,
COMPETITION OR TOURNAMENT, INVOLVING COMPETITORS WHO ARE TWELVE YEARS OF
AGE OR YOUNGER, HOSTED BY AN ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION OR  ORGANIZATION  THAT
HAS  TRAINED AND TESTED SUCH MINOR IN ACCORDANCE WITH ESTABLISHED SAFETY
STANDARDS, FOR A DURATION OF TWENTY HOURS OR LESS PER  WEEK  AND  DURING
TIMES  WHEN SCHOOL IS NOT IN SESSION AND THE MINOR IS ACCOMPANIED BY THE
PARENT OR GUARDIAN OR HAS PRESENTED THE WRITTEN CONSENT OF THE PARENT OR
GUARDIAN.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07950-03-4

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