assembly Bill A5758

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to covered employment as a domestic worker for temporary disability benefits

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Jan 03, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.407
Apr 27, 2017 advanced to third reading cal.227
Apr 25, 2017 reported
Feb 15, 2017 referred to labor

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A5758 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §202, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A6358
2015-2016: A3504
2019-2020: A1326
2021-2022: A6077

A5758 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to covered employment as a domestic worker for temporary disability benefits.

A5758 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5758

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 15, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. TITUS -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Labor

AN ACT to amend the workers' compensation law, in  relation  to  covered
  employment as a domestic worker for temporary disability benefits

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 202 of the  workers'  compensation
law, as amended by chapter 65 of the laws of 1983, is amended to read as
follows:
  2.  The  provisions of subdivision one of this section shall not apply
to an employer of personal or domestic  employees  in  a  private  home,
except  an  employer  shall become a covered employer from and after the
expiration of four  weeks  following  the  employment  of  one  or  more
personal  or domestic employees who work for a minimum of [forty] TWENTY
hours per week for such employer and are employed on each  of  at  least
thirty days in any calendar year.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD06116-01-7