senate Bill S1804A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to enacting the "save New York call center jobs act of 2018"

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 22, 2018 reported and committed to finance
Jan 10, 2018 print number 1804a
Jan 10, 2018 amend (t) and recommit to labor
Jan 03, 2018 referred to labor
May 01, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Jan 11, 2017 referred to labor

Votes

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Jan 22, 2018 - Labor committee Vote

S1804A
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Labor Committee Vote: Jan 22, 2018

aye wr (1)

May 1, 2017 - Labor committee Vote

S1804
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 1, 2017

aye wr (1)
excused (1)

Co-Sponsors

S1804 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2170
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 21 §§770 - 775, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6918
2013-2014: S542, A8514
2015-2016: S757, A3688
2019-2020: S1826

S1804 - Summary

Relates to enacting the "save New York call center jobs act"; requires prior notice of relocation of call center jobs from New York to a foreign country; directs the commissioner of labor to maintain a list of employers who move call center jobs; prohibits loans or grants.

S1804 - Sponsor Memo

S1804 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1804

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. KENNEDY, ADDABBO, AVELLA, STAVISKY, VALESKY -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee on Labor

AN  ACT  to  amend  the labor law, in relation to enacting the "save New
  York call center jobs act of 2017"

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "save New York call center jobs act of 2017".
  § 2. The labor law is amended by adding a new article 21  to  read  as
follows:
                               ARTICLE 21
                   SAVE NEW YORK CALL CENTER JOBS ACT
SECTION 770. DEFINITIONS.
        771. LIST OF RELOCATED CALL CENTERS.
        772. GRANTS, GUARANTEED LOANS AND TAX BENEFITS.
        773. PROCUREMENT CONTRACTS.
        774. STATE BENEFITS FOR WORKERS.
        775. NO PRIVATE RIGHT OF ACTION.
  § 770. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE:
  1.  THE TERM "CALL CENTER" MEANS A FACILITY OR OTHER OPERATION WHEREBY
EMPLOYEES RECEIVE TELEPHONE CALLS OR OTHER ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION  FOR
THE PURPOSE OF PROVIDING CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE OR OTHER SERVICE.
  2.  (A)  THE  TERM  "EMPLOYER"  MEANS ANY BUSINESS ENTITY THAT EMPLOYS
FIFTY OR MORE EMPLOYEES, EXCLUDING PART-TIME EMPLOYEES; OR FIFTY OR MORE
EMPLOYEES THAT IN THE AGGREGATE WORK AT LEAST FIFTEEN HUNDRED HOURS  PER
WEEK,  EXCLUDING  OVERTIME  HOURS,  FOR  THE  PURPOSE OF STAFFING A CALL
CENTER.
  (B) THE TERM "PART-TIME EMPLOYEE" MEANS AN EMPLOYEE  WHO  IS  EMPLOYED
FOR  AN  AVERAGE  OF  FEWER  THAN  TWENTY HOURS PER WEEK OR WHO HAS BEEN

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00830-02-7

Co-Sponsors

S1804A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2170
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 21 §§770 - 775, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6918
2013-2014: S542, A8514
2015-2016: S757, A3688
2019-2020: S1826

S1804A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to enacting the "save New York call center jobs act"; requires prior notice of relocation of call center jobs from New York to a foreign country; directs the commissioner of labor to maintain a list of employers who move call center jobs; prohibits loans or grants.

S1804A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1804A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1804--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 11, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. KENNEDY, ADDABBO, AVELLA, STAVISKY, VALESKY -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee on Labor -- recommitted to the Committee on Labor in accord-
  ance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended,
  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the labor law, in relation to enacting the "save New
  York call center jobs act of 2018"

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

  Section  1.  Short  title. This act shall be known and may be cited as
the "save New York call center jobs act of 2018".
  § 2. The labor law is amended by adding a new article 21  to  read  as
follows:
                               ARTICLE 21
                   SAVE NEW YORK CALL CENTER JOBS ACT
SECTION 770. DEFINITIONS.
        771. LIST OF RELOCATED CALL CENTERS.
        772. GRANTS, GUARANTEED LOANS AND TAX BENEFITS.
        773. PROCUREMENT CONTRACTS.
        774. STATE BENEFITS FOR WORKERS.
        775. NO PRIVATE RIGHT OF ACTION.
  § 770. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE:
  1.  THE TERM "CALL CENTER" MEANS A FACILITY OR OTHER OPERATION WHEREBY
EMPLOYEES RECEIVE TELEPHONE CALLS OR OTHER ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION  FOR
THE PURPOSE OF PROVIDING CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE OR OTHER SERVICE.
  2.  (A)  THE  TERM  "EMPLOYER"  MEANS ANY BUSINESS ENTITY THAT EMPLOYS
FIFTY OR MORE EMPLOYEES, EXCLUDING PART-TIME EMPLOYEES; OR FIFTY OR MORE
EMPLOYEES THAT IN THE AGGREGATE WORK AT LEAST FIFTEEN HUNDRED HOURS  PER
WEEK,  EXCLUDING  OVERTIME  HOURS,  FOR  THE  PURPOSE OF STAFFING A CALL
CENTER.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00830-03-8

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