|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 17, 2016||committed to rules|
|Jun 01, 2016||advanced to third reading|
|May 25, 2016||2nd report cal.|
|May 24, 2016||1st report cal.1199|
|May 18, 2016||referred to labor|
senate Bill S7861
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7861 (ACTIVE) - Details
S7861 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7861 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the labor law and the criminal procedure law, in relation to hours, wages and supplements in contracts for public work TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the labor law and the criminal procedure law, in relation to hours, wages and supplements in contracts for public work PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL : Subjects all projects financed, in whole or in part, through certain public entities, to hours, wages and supplements contract requirements. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : Sections 1-5 of the bill amend section 220 of the labor law. Section 1 subjects every contract for public work to certain contracting requirements related to hours, wages, and supplements. Section 2 of the bill defines public work to include all projects paid
S7861 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7861 I N S E N A T E May 18, 2016 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor AN ACT to amend the labor law and the criminal procedure law, in relation to hours, wages and supplements in contracts for public work THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 220 of the labor law, as amended by chapter 678 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows: 2. [Each] EVERY contract [to which the state or a public benefit corporation or a municipal corporation or a commission appointed pursu- ant to law is a party, and any contract for public work entered into by a third party acting in place of, on behalf of and for the benefit of such public entity pursuant to any lease, permit or other agreement between such third party and the public entity, and which may involve the employment of laborers, workers or mechanics] FOR PUBLIC WORK shall contain a stipulation that no laborer, worker or mechanic in the employ of the contractor, subcontractor or other person doing or contracting to do the whole or a part of the work contemplated by the contract shall be permitted or required to work more than eight hours in any one calendar day or more than five days in any one week except in cases of extraor- dinary emergency including fire, flood or danger to life or property. No such person shall be so employed more than eight hours in any day or more than five days in any one week except in such emergency. Extraor- dinary emergency within the meaning of this section shall be deemed to include situations in which sufficient laborers, workers and mechanics cannot be employed to carry on public work expeditiously as a result of such restrictions upon the number of hours and days of labor and the immediate commencement or prosecution or completion without undue delay of the public work is necessary in the judgment of the commissioner for the preservation of the contract site and for the protection of the life and limb of the persons using the same. Upon the application of any person interested, the commissioner shall make a determination as to whether or not on any public project or on all public projects in any area of this state, sufficient laborers, workers and mechanics of any or EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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