|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 20, 2018||committed to rules|
|May 31, 2018||advanced to third reading|
|May 30, 2018||2nd report cal.|
|May 22, 2018||1st report cal.1311|
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to labor|
returned to senate
died in assembly
|Jun 14, 2017||referred to labor|
delivered to assembly
|Jun 05, 2017||ordered to third reading cal.1372|
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Jan 04, 2017||referred to labor|
senate Bill S677
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S677 (ACTIVE) - Details
S677 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S677 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the labor law, in relation to certain affirmative defenses PURPOSE OF BILL : This bill relates to certain affirmative defenses available under the labor law. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : Section 1 Amends paragraph (b) of subdivision 1 of section 195 of the labor law, as added by chapter 564 of the laws of 2010. Section 2 - Amends section 196-d of the labor law, as added by chapter 1007 of the laws of 1968. Section 3 Amends subdivision 1-a, the closing paragraph of subdivision 1-b and the closing paragraph of subdivision 1-d of section 198 of the labor law, subdivision 1-a amended by chapter 362 of the laws of 2015, the closing paragraph of subdivision 1-b and the closing paragraph of subdivision 1-d as amended by chapter 537 of the laws of 2014.
S677 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 677 2017-2018 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 4, 2017 ___________ Introduced by Sen. DeFRANCISCO -- 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 certain affirmative defenses THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 1 of section 195 of the labor law, as added by chapter 564 of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows: (b) The commissioner shall prepare templates that comply with the requirements of paragraph (a) of this subdivision. Each such template shall be dual-language, including English and one additional language. The commissioner shall determine, in his or her discretion, which languages to provide in addition to English, based on the size of the New York state population that speaks each language and any other factor that the commissioner shall deem relevant. All such templates shall be made available to employers in such manner as determined by the commis- sioner. EMPLOYERS MAY RELY UPON THESE TEMPLATES AND SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR THEIR GOOD FAITH RELIANCE UPON THE TEMPLATES PROVIDED BY THE COMMIS- SIONER; § 2. Section 196-d of the labor law, as added by chapter 1007 of the laws of 1968, is amended to read as follows: § 196-d. Gratuities. No employer or his agent or an officer or agent of any corporation, or any other person shall demand or accept, directly or indirectly, any part of the gratuities, received by an employee, or retain any part of a gratuity or of any charge purported to be a gratui- ty for an employee. This provision shall not apply to the checking of hats, coats or other apparel. Nothing in this subdivision shall be construed as affecting the allowances from the minimum wage for gratui- ties in the amount determined in accordance with the provisions of arti- cle nineteen of this chapter nor as affecting ANY AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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