|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Dec 31, 2016||signed chap.519|
|Dec 20, 2016||delivered to governor|
|Jun 16, 2016||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.474
substituted for a10672
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
|Jun 14, 2016||ordered to third reading cal.1751|
|Jun 13, 2016||referred to rules|
senate Bill S8102Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S8102 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- General Business Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd Gen Bus L, generally
S8102 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8102 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the general business law, in relation to employment agencies PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL : To provide new provisions to prevent fraud in employment agencies by modifying license procedures, general practice procedures, and enforcement. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : Section 1 - amends Section 173 of the general business law to add a new Requirement that commissioner provide forms in languages other than English. Section 2 - Subdivisions 1 and 2 of section 174 of the general business law are amended to require that criminal history be disclosed to the applicant. Section 3 - Section 179 of the general business law is amended to remove the requirement that a job order be kept for one year.
S8102 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8102 I N S E N A T E June 13, 2016 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KLEIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the general business law, in relation to employment agencies THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph b of subdivision 2 of section 173 of the general business law, as added by chapter 632 of the laws of 1975, is amended to read as follows: b. The application for a license shall be accompanied by samples or accurate facsimiles of each and every form which the applicant for a license will require applicants for employment to execute, and such forms must be approved by the commissioner before a license may be issued. The commissioner shall approve any such forms which fairly and clearly represent contractual terms and conditions between the proposed employment agency and applicants for employment, such as are permitted by this article. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL DETERMINE IN HIS OR HER DISCRETION, WHICH LANGUAGES TO PROVIDE, IN ADDITION TO ENGLISH, BASED ON THE SIZE OF THE STATE POPULATION THAT SPEAKS EACH LANGUAGE AND ANY OTHER FACTOR THE COMMISSIONER DEEMS RELEVANT. ALL FORMS SHALL BE MADE AVAIL- ABLE TO EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES IN SUCH A MANNER AS DETERMINED BY THE COMMISSIONER. S 2. Subdivisions 1 and 2 of section 174 of the general business law, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 164 of the laws of 2003, subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 632 of the laws of 1975, are amended to read as follows: 1. Upon the receipt of an application for a license, the commissioner shall cause the name and address of the applicant, the name under which the employment agency is to be conducted, and the street and number of the place where the agency is to be conducted, to be posted ON THE COMMISSIONER'S WEBSITE, AS WELL AS in a conspicuous place in his public office. Such agency shall be used exclusively as an employment agency and for no other purpose, except as hereinafter provided. The commis- sioner shall investigate or cause to be investigated the character and EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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