Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018||
referred to finance
|Jan 04, 2017||
referred to finance
Senate Bill S270
2017-2018 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2017-S270 (ACTIVE) - Details
2017-S270 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S270 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the executive law, in relation to equal pay disclosure with respect to state contracts PURPOSE OF BILL : This bill will require state contractors to disclose data on employee compensation by gender, race, ethnicity, and other relevant data. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : Section 1 of the bill creates a new Article 15-D of the New York State Executive Law, entitled "Equal Pay Disclosure With Respect To State Contracts." *Businesses and organizations bidding on state contracts will be required, as a condition to winning a bid, to submit data on employee compensation to the New York State Comptroller. *The data will include compensation broken down by gender, race, ethnicity, and any other information deemed necessary by the Comptroller. The data will be reported in a format that protects individual worker privacy and businesses' proprietary information.
2017-S270 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 270 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 4, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sens. HOYLMAN, ADDABBO, COMRIE, HAMILTON, KAMINSKY, KRUEG- ER, PERKINS, RIVERA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when print- ed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to equal pay disclosure with respect to state contracts THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new article 15-D to read as follows: ARTICLE 15-D EQUAL PAY DISCLOSURE WITH RESPECT TO STATE CONTRACTS SECTION 328-B. DEFINITIONS. 328-C. EQUAL PAY DISCLOSURE; REPORTING. 328-D. PROHIBITIONS IN CONTRACTS; VIOLATIONS. § 328-B. DEFINITIONS. AS USED IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: 1. "EQUAL PAY REPORT" SHALL MEAN A SUMMARY OF DATA, IN A FORM CONSIST- ENT WITH REGULATIONS PROMULGATED BY THE COMPTROLLER PURSUANT TO SECTION THREE HUNDRED TWENTY-EIGHT-C OF THIS ARTICLE, ON EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION BY GENDER, RACE, ETHNICITY, SPECIFIED JOB CATEGORIES, AND OTHER RELEVANT DATA. 2. "CONTRACTING AGENCY" SHALL MEAN A STATE AGENCY WHICH IS A PARTY OR A PROPOSED PARTY TO A STATE CONTRACT. 3. "CONTRACTOR" SHALL MEAN AN INDIVIDUAL, A BUSINESS ENTERPRISE, INCLUDING A SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP, A PARTNERSHIP, A CORPORATION, A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY, A NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION, OR ANY OTHER PARTY TO A STATE CONTRACT, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION EIGHT OF THIS SECTION OR A BIDDER IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE AWARD OF A STATE CONTRACT OR A PROPOSED PARTY TO A STATE CONTRACT. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE, "CONTRAC- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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