senate Bill S2664A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Requires car wash workers in a city with one million or more to be paid the minimum wage without allowance for gratuities

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 03, 2018 referred to labor
May 26, 2017 print number 2664a
May 26, 2017 amend and recommit to labor
Jan 17, 2017 referred to labor

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S2664 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10612
Current Committee:
Senate Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§651 & 652, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S2541
2019-2020: S2077

S2664 - Summary

Requires car wash workers to be paid the minimum wage without allowance for gratuities.

S2664 - Sponsor Memo

S2664 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2664

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. HAMILTON -- 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 the payment of the minimum
  wage to car wash workers

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

  Section  1.  Section  651  of the labor law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 10 to read as follows:
  10. "CAR WASH WORKER" MEANS ANY  EMPLOYEE  PRIMARILY  ENGAGED  IN  THE
WASHING,  VACUUMING  OR  GENERAL  CLEANING  OF MOTOR VEHICLES. "CAR WASH
WORKER" SHALL NOT INCLUDE VOLUNTEERS ENGAGED IN THE WASHING OF CARS  FOR
FUND RAISING OR OTHER CHARITABLE PURPOSE.
  §  2. Section 652 of the labor law is amended by adding a new subdivi-
sion 7 to read to follows:
  7. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION  OF  THIS  ARTICLE  RELATING  TO  THE
INCLUSION  OF  AN  ALLOWANCE  FOR GRATUITIES IN THE DETERMINATION OF THE
MINIMUM WAGE, AN EMPLOYEE WHO IS A CAR WASH  WORKER  SHALL  RECEIVE  THE
MINIMUM  WAGE  SET FORTH IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION WITH NO SUCH
ALLOWANCE FOR GRATUITIES.
  § 3. This act shall take effect on the thirtieth day  after  it  shall
have become a law.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00689-01-7

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S2664A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10612
Current Committee:
Senate Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§651 & 652, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S2541
2019-2020: S2077

S2664A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires car wash workers to be paid the minimum wage without allowance for gratuities.

S2664A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2664A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 2664--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 17, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. HAMILTON, ALCANTARA, AVELLA, BAILEY, DILAN, SANDERS
  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to
  the Committee on Labor -- committee discharged, bill amended,  ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to the payment of the minimum
  wage to car wash workers

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

  Section 1. Section 651 of the labor law is amended  by  adding  a  new
subdivision 10 to read as follows:
  10.  "CAR  WASH WORKER" MEANS ANY EMPLOYEE IN A CITY WITH A POPULATION
OF ONE MILLION OR MORE PRIMARILY ENGAGED IN THE  WASHING,  VACUUMING  OR
GENERAL  CLEANING OF MOTOR VEHICLES. "CAR WASH WORKER" SHALL NOT INCLUDE
VOLUNTEERS ENGAGED IN THE WASHING OF CARS  FOR  FUND  RAISING  OR  OTHER
CHARITABLE PURPOSE.
  §  2. Section 652 of the labor law is amended by adding a new subdivi-
sion 7 to read as follows:
  7. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION  OF  THIS  ARTICLE  RELATING  TO  THE
INCLUSION  OF  AN  ALLOWANCE  FOR GRATUITIES IN THE DETERMINATION OF THE
MINIMUM WAGE, AN EMPLOYEE WHO IS A CAR WASH WORKER  IN  A  CITY  WITH  A
POPULATION  OF  ONE  MILLION  OR MORE SHALL RECEIVE THE MINIMUM WAGE SET
FORTH IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION  WITH  NO  SUCH  ALLOWANCE  FOR
GRATUITIES.
  §  3.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00689-02-7

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