|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 03, 2018||referred to labor|
senate Bill S7078
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Labor Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7078 (ACTIVE) - Details
S7078 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7078 SPONSOR: KAVANAGH TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the labor law, in relation to estab- lishing the New York state service corps; to amend the parks, recreation and historic preservation law and the public health law, in relation to the New York state service corps - health services track; and to repeal title 2-B of article 2 of the public health law, relating to the New York state health service corps PURPOSE: Establishes the New York State Service Corps SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Sections one and two create the New York State Service Corps to be administered by the New York State Department of Labor in cooperation with appropriate agencies. The Service Corps will provide opportunities to interested applicants, including youth, young adults facing unemploy- ment, graduates and others through service corps programs including, but not limited to green jobs, conservation, revitalization (including arts and culture), health (including early childhood) and other tracks. No such fellowship or internship shall wholly replace work performed under
S7078 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7078 I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 3, 2018 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAVANAGH -- 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 establishing the New York state service corps; to amend the parks, recreation and historic pres- ervation law and the public health law, in relation to the New York state service corps - health services track; and to repeal title 2-B of article 2 of the public health law, relating to the New York state health service corps THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The labor law is amended by adding a new section 44 to read as follows: § 44. NEW YORK STATE SERVICE CORPS. 1. THERE IS HEREBY CREATED A NEW YORK STATE SERVICE CORPS, ADMINISTERED BY THE NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR IN CONJUNCTION AND COORDINATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF PARKS, RECREATION AND HISTORIC PRESERVATION AND THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH. 2. THE NEW YORK STATE SERVICE CORPS SHALL PROVIDE SERVICE OPPORTU- NITIES FOR INTERESTED APPLICANTS, INCLUDING YOUTH, YOUNG UNEMPLOYED MEN AND WOMEN, RECENT HIGH SCHOOL, COLLEGE, AND POST-SECONDARY GRADUATES, AS WELL AS RECENT RETIREES AND INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE RECENTLY COMPLETED OR ARE PURSUING A HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY EXAMINATION OR PROGRAM. SUCH SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, (I) RESIDEN- TIAL AND NON-RESIDENTIAL CORPS OPPORTUNITIES; (II) ONE- AND TWO-YEAR FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMS; (III) INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR CURRENTLY ENROLLED STUDENTS; (IV) PROGRAMS AUTHORIZED UNDER ANY OTHER SECTION OF LAW INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEW YORK STATE SERVICE CORPS - GREEN JOBS, CONSERVATION, AND REVITALIZATION TRACKS AND NEW YORK STATE SERVICE CORPS - HEALTH SERVICES TRACK. 3. ALL FELLOWSHIP AND INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES MAINTAINED BY THE COMMISSION UNDER THIS SECTION SHALL BE EDUCATIONAL IN NATURE, FOCUSED ON PROVIDING UNIQUE OPPORTUNITIES TO YOUTH, YOUNG ADULTS, GRADUATES AND RETIREES, AND SHALL NOT WHOLLY REPLACE WORK CURRENTLY PERFORMED BY ANY CIVIL SERVICE TITLE.
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