senate Bill S1069

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to employment agencies

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Current Bill Status Via A380 -


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 15, 2017 signed chap.13
Mar 03, 2017 delivered to governor
Feb 13, 2017 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.23
substituted for s1069
Feb 13, 2017 substituted by a380
Jan 09, 2017 ordered to third reading cal.23
Jan 06, 2017 referred to rules

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S1069 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A380
Law Section:
General Business Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§173, 174, 181 & 189, Gen Bus L; amd §11, Chap of 2016 (as proposed in S.8102 & A.10672)

S1069 - Summary

Relates to employment agencies including the creation of terms and condition forms; relates to the effectiveness thereof.

S1069 - Sponsor Memo

S1069 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1069

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  KLEIN  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the general business  law,  in  relation  to  employment
  agencies;  and  to  amend  a chapter of the laws of 2016, amending the
  general business law relating to employment agencies, as  proposed  in
  legislative  bills  numbers  S.  8102 and A. 10672, in relation to the
  effectiveness thereof

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

  Section  1. Paragraph b of subdivision 2 of section 173 of the general
business law, as amended by a chapter of the laws of 2016, amending  the
general  business  law  relating  to employment agencies, as proposed in
legislative bills numbers S. 8102 and A. 10672, is amended  to  read  as
follows:
  b.  The  application  for a license shall be accompanied by samples or
accurate facsimiles of each and every form which  the  applicant  for  a
license  will  require  applicants  for  employment to execute, and such
forms must be approved by the  commissioner  before  a  license  may  be
issued.  The  commissioner shall approve any such forms which fairly and
clearly represent contractual terms and conditions between the  proposed
employment  agency  and applicants for employment, such as are permitted
by this article.  [The  commissioner  shall  determine  in  his  or  her
discretion, which languages to provide, in addition to English, based on
the size of the state population that speaks each language and any other
factor  the  commissioner deems relevant. All forms shall be made avail-
able to employment agencies in  such  a  manner  as  determined  by  the
commissioner.]  THE  COMMISSIONER SHALL MAKE ALL FORMS REQUIRED PURSUANT
TO THIS ARTICLE AVAILABLE TO EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES IN LANGUAGES OTHER THAN
ENGLISH, INCLUDING ANY OTHER LANGUAGE THAT THE COMMISSIONER  DETERMINES,
IN  HIS  OR HER DISCRETION, BASED ON THE SIZE OF THE NEW YORK POPULATION
THAT SPEAKS EACH LANGUAGE AND ANY OTHER  FACTOR  THAT  THE  COMMISSIONER

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07084-01-7

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