assembly Bill A1956

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to general powers and duties of the commissioner of labor

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 18, 2017 approval memo.34
signed chap.458
Dec 06, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 07, 2017 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.520
substituted for s3789
May 24, 2017 referred to labor
delivered to senate
passed assembly
May 18, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.387
May 16, 2017 reported
Apr 25, 2017 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 17, 2017 referred to labor

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A1956 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3789
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §21, Lab L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
A9416, S7990

A1956 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to general powers and duties of the commissioner of labor; requires the department of labor to publish a catalogue of workforce development funding programs.

A1956 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1956

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. BRONSON -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Labor

AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to general powers and  duties
  of the commissioner of labor

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

  Section 1. Section 21 of the labor law is  amended  by  adding  a  new
subdivision 15 to read as follows:
  15.  CATALOGUE  OF  WORKFORCE  DEVELOPMENT FUNDING. (A) THE DEPARTMENT
SHALL PUBLISH BY OCTOBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND SEVENTEEN AND UPDATE  ANNU-
ALLY, THEREAFTER, A CATALOGUE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT FUNDING PROGRAMS.
SUCH CATALOGUE SHALL INCLUDE ALL STATE AND FEDERAL FUNDING PROGRAMS THAT
SUPPORT THE FOLLOWING SERVICES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
  (1) EMPLOYMENT COUNSELING;
  (2) THE OBTAINMENT OF A HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR ITS EQUIVALENT;
  (3) HIGHER EDUCATION LEADING TO A CAREER;
  (4) SKILLS AND VOCATIONAL TRAINING;
  (5) SKILLS DEVELOPMENT AND IMPROVEMENT;
  (6) CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES THAT IMPROVE EMPLOYABIL-
ITY LITERACY TRAINING;
  (7) ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE;
  (8) LIFE SKILLS INSTRUCTION;
  (9) ON-THE-JOB TRAINING;
  (10) INTERNSHIPS;
  (11) PRE-APPRENTICESHIPS;
  (12) ENTRY LEVEL AND ADVANCED SKILLS TRAINING;
  (13) RETRAINING;
  (14) STRUCTURED WORKSITE TRAINING;
  (15) PRE-VOCATIONAL SKILLS TRAINING;
  (16) SCHOOL-TO-WORK TRANSITION ACTIVITIES;
  (17) EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS TRAINING;

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