Senate Bill S418

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Allows an employer to recover from an employee the cost of the payment of a fine for a violation recorded by a traffic-control signal photo violation-monitoring device

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  • Introduced
    • In Committee Assembly
    • In Committee Senate
    • On Floor Calendar Assembly
    • On Floor Calendar Senate
    • Passed Assembly
    • Passed Senate
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed By Governor

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2015-S418 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §193, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S4063
2017-2018: S1147

2015-S418 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows an employer to recover from an employee, as an owner of a vehicle, the cost of the payment of a fine for a violation recorded by a traffic-control signal photo violation-monitoring device.

2015-S418 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2015-S418 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   418

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 7, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MARCELLINO  -- 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 allowing  an  employer  to
  recover  from  an  employee  the  cost  of the payment of a fine for a
  violation recorded by a traffic-control signal  photo  violation-moni-
  toring device

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 193 of the labor law,  as  amended
by chapter 451 of the laws of 2012, is amended by adding a new paragraph
e to read as follows:
  E.  ARE RELATED TO THE RECOVERY OF THE COST OF A PAYMENT OF A FINE FOR
WHICH THE EMPLOYER OF SUCH EMPLOYEE, AS  THE  OWNER  OF  A  VEHICLE,  IS
LIABLE,  PURSUANT TO ARTICLE TWENTY-FOUR OF THE VEHICLE AND TRAFFIC LAW,
FOR FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH A TRAFFIC CONTROL SIGNAL  AS  RECORDED  BY  A
TRAFFIC-CONTROL SIGNAL PHOTO VIOLATION-MONITORING DEVICE, AND THE DRIVER
OF  THE VEHICLE AT THE TIME SUCH VIOLATION WAS RECORDED WAS SUCH EMPLOY-
EE. IN MAKING SUCH RECOVERY, THE EMPLOYER SHALL COMPLY WITH  REGULATIONS
PROMULGATED  BY  THE  COMMISSIONER  FOR  THIS PURPOSE, WHICH REGULATIONS
SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, PROVISIONS GOVERNING:  THE TIMING,
FREQUENCY, DURATION, AND METHOD OF SUCH  RECOVERY;  LIMITATIONS  ON  THE
PERIODIC  AMOUNT OF SUCH RECOVERY; A REQUIREMENT THAT NOTICE BE PROVIDED
TO THE EMPLOYEE PRIOR TO THE COMMENCEMENT OF SUCH RECOVERY;  A  REQUIRE-
MENT THAT THE EMPLOYER IMPLEMENT A PROCEDURE FOR DISPUTING THE AMOUNT OF
SUCH  FINE  OR SEEKING TO DELAY COMMENCEMENT OF SUCH RECOVERY; THE TERMS
AND CONTENT OF SUCH A PROCEDURE AND A REQUIREMENT  THAT  NOTICE  OF  THE
PROCEDURE  FOR  DISPUTING  THE  AMOUNT  OF SUCH FINE OR SEEKING TO DELAY
COMMENCEMENT OF SUCH RECOVERY BE PROVIDED TO THE EMPLOYEE PRIOR  TO  THE
COMMENCEMENT OF SUCH RECOVERY.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02385-01-5
              

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