senate Bill S3004A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides benefits for injury, sickness, pregnancy or family leave

download bill text pdf

Sponsored By

Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Labor Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

Your Voice

do you support this bill?

Please enter your contact information

Home address is used to determine the senate district in which you reside. Your support or opposition to this bill is then shared immediately with the senator who represents you.

Optional services from the NY State Senate:

Create an account. An account allows you to officially support or oppose key legislation, sign petitions with a single click, and follow issues, committees, and bills that matter to you. When you create an account, you agree to this platform's terms of participation.

Include a custom message for your Senator? (Optional)

Enter a message to your senator. Many New Yorkers use this to share the reasoning behind their support or opposition to the bill. Others might share a personal anecdote about how the bill would affect them or people they care about.

Actions

view actions (5)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 27, 2016 print number 3004a
Jan 27, 2016 amend and recommit to labor
Jan 06, 2016 referred to labor
Mar 25, 2015 notice of committee consideration - requested
Feb 02, 2015 referred to labor

Co-Sponsors

view additional co-sponsors

S3004 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3870
Current Committee:
Senate Labor
Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Work Comp L, generally; amd §1113, Ins L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A8742
2011-2012: S7547, A6289
2013-2014: S4742, A1793

S3004 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides workers' compensation benefits for injury or sickness, pregnancy or family leave; applies to an employee and to family members taking family leave to care for an employee.

S3004 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3004 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3004

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 2, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced   by   Sens.  ADDABBO,  AVELLA,  BRESLIN,  DILAN,  ESPAILLAT,
  HASSELL-THOMPSON,  HOYLMAN,  KENNEDY,  KRUEGER,  MONTGOMERY,   PARKER,
  PERALTA,  PERKINS, RIVERA, SAMPSON, SANDERS, SERRANO, SQUADRON, STAVI-
  SKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be  commit-
  ted to the Committee on Labor

AN  ACT to amend the workers' compensation law and the insurance law, in
  relation to providing benefits for injury or  sickness,  pregnancy  or
  family leave

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

  Section 1.  Subdivision 2 of section 76 of the  workers'  compensation
law,  as added by chapter 600 of the laws of 1949, is amended to read as
follows:
  2. The purposes of the state insurance fund herein created are  hereby
enlarged to provide [for the] insurance [by the state insurance fund of]
FOR  the payment of the benefits required by section two hundred four of
this chapter, INCLUDING BENEFITS FOR FAMILY CARE PROVIDED EITHER IN  THE
SAME  POLICY  WITH  OR IN A SEPARATE POLICY FROM BENEFITS FOR DISABILITY
RESULTING FROM INJURY, SICKNESS OR PREGNANCY  OF  AN  EMPLOYEE,  AND  AS
PROVIDED  PURSUANT  TO  SECTION TWO HUNDRED ELEVEN-A OF THIS CHAPTER.  A
separate fund is hereby created within the state insurance  fund,  which
shall  be  known  as  the  "disability  benefits  fund", and which shall
consist of all premiums received and paid into said fund on  account  of
such insurance, all securities acquired by and through the use of moneys
belonging  to  said fund and of interest earned upon moneys belonging to
said fund and deposited or invested as herein provided. Said  disability
benefits  fund  shall be applicable to the payment of benefits, expenses
and assessments on account of insurance written pursuant to article nine
of this chapter.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03590-01-5

S. 3004                             2

Co-Sponsors

view additional co-sponsors

S3004A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3870
Current Committee:
Senate Labor
Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd Work Comp L, generally; amd §1113, Ins L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A8742
2011-2012: S7547, A6289
2013-2014: S4742, A1793

S3004A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides workers' compensation benefits for injury or sickness, pregnancy or family leave; applies to an employee and to family members taking family leave to care for an employee.

S3004A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3004A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 3004--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 2, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. ADDABBO, AVELLA, BRESLIN, COMRIE, DILAN, ESPAILLAT,
  HAMILTON, HASSELL-THOMPSON,  HOYLMAN,  KENNEDY,  KRUEGER,  MONTGOMERY,
  PANEPINTO,  PARKER,  PERALTA, PERKINS, RIVERA, SANDERS, SERRANO, SQUA-
  DRON, STAVISKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed  to
  be committed to the Committee on Labor -- recommitted to the Committee
  on  Labor  in  accordance  with  Senate  Rule  6,  sec. 8 -- committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN ACT to amend the workers' compensation law and the insurance law,  in
  relation  to  providing  benefits for injury or sickness, pregnancy or
  family leave

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

  Section  1.   Subdivision 2 of section 76 of the workers' compensation
law, as added by chapter 600 of the laws of 1949, is amended to read  as
follows:
  2.  The purposes of the state insurance fund herein created are hereby
enlarged to provide [for the] insurance [by the state insurance fund of]
FOR the payment of the benefits required by section two hundred four  of
this  chapter, INCLUDING BENEFITS FOR FAMILY CARE PROVIDED EITHER IN THE
SAME POLICY WITH OR IN A SEPARATE POLICY FROM  BENEFITS  FOR  DISABILITY
RESULTING  FROM  INJURY,  SICKNESS  OR  PREGNANCY OF AN EMPLOYEE, AND AS
PROVIDED PURSUANT TO SECTION TWO HUNDRED ELEVEN-A OF THIS  CHAPTER.    A
separate  fund  is hereby created within the state insurance fund, which
shall be known as  the  "disability  benefits  fund",  and  which  shall
consist  of  all premiums received and paid into said fund on account of
such insurance, all securities acquired by and through the use of moneys
belonging to said fund and of interest earned upon moneys  belonging  to
said  fund and deposited or invested as herein provided. Said disability
benefits fund shall be applicable to the payment of  benefits,  expenses

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD03590-05-6

Comments

Open Legislation comments facilitate discussion of New York State legislation. All comments are subject to moderation. Comments deemed off-topic, commercial, campaign-related, self-promotional; or that contain profanity or hate speech; or that link to sites outside of the nysenate.gov domain are not permitted, and will not be published. Comment moderation is generally performed Monday through Friday.

By contributing or voting you agree to the Terms of Participation and verify you are over 13.