|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 13, 2017||referred to labor|
assembly Bill A1857
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
Walter T. Mosley
A1857 (ACTIVE) - Details
A1857 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1857 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N A S S E M B L Y January 13, 2017 ___________ Introduced by M. of A. MOYA -- read once and referred to the Committee on Labor AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to the calculation of weekly employment insurance benefits for workers who are partially unem- ployed; and repealing certain provisions of such law relating thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 522 of the labor law, as amended by chapter 720 of the laws of 1953, is amended to read as follows: § 522. Total unemployment AND PARTIAL UNEMPLOYMENT. "Total unemploy- ment" means the total lack of any employment [on any day] DURING ANY WEEK. "PARTIAL EMPLOYMENT" MEANS ANY EMPLOYMENT DURING ANY WEEK THAT IS LESS THAN FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT SO LONG AS THE COMPENSATION PAID IS LESS THAN THE CLAIMANT'S WEEKLY BENEFIT RATE PLUS THE CLAIMANT'S PARTIAL BENEFIT CREDIT. The term "employment" as used in this section means any employment including that not defined in this title. § 2. Section 523 of the labor law is REPEALED and a new section 523 is added to read as follows: § 523. EFFECTIVE WEEK. "EFFECTIVE WEEK" MEANS (A) A WEEK DURING WHICH A CLAIMANT PERFORMS NO SERVICES FOR WHICH THE CLAIMANT IS PAID COMPEN- SATION, OR (B) A WEEK DURING WHICH A CLAIMANT PERFORMS SERVICES ON A PART-TIME BASIS FOR WHICH THE CLAIMANT IS PAID COMPENSATION THAT IS LESS THAN THE CLAIMANT'S WEEKLY BENEFIT RATE PLUS HIS OR HER PARTIAL BENEFIT CREDIT. § 3. The labor law is amended by adding a new section 525 to read as follows: § 525. PARTIAL BENEFIT CREDIT. "PARTIAL BENEFIT CREDIT" MEANS THAT PART OF THE COMPENSATION, IF ANY, PAID TO A CLAIMANT WITH RESPECT TO A WEEK FOR WHICH BENEFITS ARE CLAIMED UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THIS LAW WHICH IS NOT IN EXCESS OF FIFTY PER CENTUM OF THE INDIVIDUAL'S WEEKLY BENEFIT RATE, OR ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS, WHICHEVER IS THE GREATER. SUCH EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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