assembly Bill A4727

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to minimum wage order increases

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May 30, 2018 held for consideration in labor
Jan 03, 2018 referred to labor
Feb 03, 2017 referred to labor

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A4727 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§652, 654, 655 & 656, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A8022
2019-2020: A3542
2021-2022: A5063

A4727 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the procedure regarding minimum wage order increases.

A4727 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4727

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 3, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PALMESANO, BARCLAY, CROUCH, DiPIETRO, FINCH,
  GIGLIO, KOLB, GRAF, OAKS -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M.  of  A.  BLANKEN-
  BUSH,  CASTORINA,  FITZPATRICK, FRIEND, HAWLEY, LALOR, LAWRENCE, LUPI-
  NACCI, MALLIOTAKIS, McDONOUGH, McLAUGHLIN, B. MILLER, MONTESANO, MORI-
  NELLO, MURRAY, RA, RAIA, STEC, WALSH, WALTER -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Labor

AN ACT to amend the  labor  law,  in  relation  to  minimum  wage  order
  increases

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

  Section 1. Section 652 of the labor law is amended  by  adding  a  new
subdivision 7 to read as follows:
  7.  NEW  WAGE  ORDERS. NO NEW MINIMUM WAGE ORDER OR MODIFICATION OF AN
EXISTING WAGE ORDER ISSUED BY THE COMMISSIONER PURSUANT TO THIS  ARTICLE
SHALL  BE  EFFECTIVE  UNTIL THE LEGISLATURE AUTHORIZES THE WAGE INCREASE
CONTAINED WITHIN SUCH ORDER.
  § 2. Section 654 of the labor law, as added by chapter 619 of the laws
of 1960, is amended to read as follows:
  § 654. Basis of changes in minimum  wage.    In  establishing  minimum
wages  and regulations for any occupation or occupations pursuant to the
provisions of the following sections of this article, the wage board and
the  commissioner  shall  consider  the  amount  sufficient  to  provide
adequate  maintenance  and  to protect health and, in addition, the wage
board and the commissioner shall consider the value of the work or clas-
sification of work performed, and the wages paid in the state  for  work
of  like  or comparable character.   FURTHER, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL USE
EXISTING EMPLOYMENT DATA TO PREPARE AN ANALYSIS OF THE  POSSIBLE  AGGRE-
GATE  COST  INCURRED  BY BUSINESSES LOCATED WITHIN THE STATE OF NEW YORK
FOR SUCH AN INCREASE.
  § 3. Subdivision 4 of section 655 of the labor law, as added by  chap-
ter 619 of the laws of 1960, is amended to read as follows:

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