senate Bill S1839

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to contracts for the transportation of children

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Jan 06, 2016 referred to judiciary
Jan 15, 2015 referred to judiciary

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S1839 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Family Court Act
Laws Affected:
Amd §236, Fam Ct Act; amd §305, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S7233
2017-2018: S4194

S1839 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to contracts for the transportation of children in cities with a population of one million or more; all contracts shall include employee protection provisions rationally relating to the promotion of a pool of qualified workers and the avoidance of labor disputes.

S1839 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1839 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1839

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 15, 2015
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the family court act and the education law, in  relation
  to contracts for the transportation of children

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 3 of section 236 of the family
court act, as amended by chapter 424 of the laws of 2012, is amended  to
read as follows:
  (b) Such order shall further require that such transportation shall be
provided within thirty days of the issuance of such order, and, shall be
provided  as  part  of  a  municipal cooperation agreement, as part of a
contract awarded to the lowest responsible bidder in accordance with the
provisions of section one hundred three of the general municipal law, or
as part of a contract awarded pursuant to an evaluation of proposals  to
the  extent  authorized by paragraphs e and f of subdivision fourteen of
section three hundred five of the education law and otherwise consistent
with the provisions of this subdivision, and  that  buses  and  vehicles
utilized  in  the  performance  of  such contract shall meet the minimum
requirements for school age children as established by the  commissioner
of transportation. WHEN, IN THE CITY OF NEW YORK, THE BOARD OF EDUCATION
OR THE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT AWARDS A CONTRACT OR CONTRACTS FOR TRANSPOR-
TATION,  THE  BOARD  OR  CITY  SCHOOL  DISTRICT  SHALL  INCLUDE EMPLOYEE
PROTECTION PROVISIONS RATIONALLY RELATING TO THE PROMOTION OF A POOL  OF
QUALIFIED WORKERS AND THE AVOIDANCE OF LABOR DISPUTES, INCLUDING BUT NOT
LIMITED TO PROVISIONS FOR THE PREFERENCE IN HIRING OF EMPLOYEES PERFORM-
ING  WORK  FOR  EMPLOYERS UNDER CONTRACTS WITH THE BOARD OF EDUCATION OR
THE CITY SCHOOL  DISTRICT,  THE  PRESERVATION  OF  WAGES,  BENEFITS  AND
SENIORITY  FOR  SUCH  EMPLOYEES,  AND  OTHER  PROVISIONS RELATING TO THE
HIRING, COMPENSATION, AND RETENTION OF EMPLOYEES.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06865-01-5

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