assembly Bill A3542

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to minimum wage order increases

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Jul 15, 2020 held for consideration in labor
Jan 08, 2020 referred to labor
Jan 29, 2019 referred to labor

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A3542 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§652, 654, 655 & 656, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A8022
2017-2018: A4727
2021-2022: A5063

A3542 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the procedure regarding minimum wage order increases.

A3542 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3542

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 29, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  PALMESANO, BARCLAY, CROUCH, DiPIETRO, FINCH,
  GIGLIO, KOLB, GOODELL -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of  A.  BLANKENBUSH,
  BRABENEC,  FITZPATRICK,  FRIEND, HAWLEY, LALOR, LAWRENCE, MALLIOTAKIS,
  McDONOUGH, B. MILLER, MONTESANO, MORINELLO, RA, RAIA, STEC,  WALSH  --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Labor

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  labor  law,  in  relation to minimum wage order
  increases

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

  Section  1.  Section  652  of the labor law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 7 to read as follows:
  7. NEW WAGE ORDERS. NO NEW MINIMUM WAGE ORDER OR  MODIFICATION  OF  AN
EXISTING  WAGE ORDER ISSUED BY THE COMMISSIONER PURSUANT TO THIS ARTICLE
SHALL BE EFFECTIVE UNTIL THE LEGISLATURE AUTHORIZES  THE  WAGE  INCREASE
CONTAINED WITHIN SUCH ORDER.
  § 2. Section 654 of the labor law, as added by chapter 619 of the laws
of 1960, is amended to read as follows:
  §  654.  Basis  of  changes in minimum wage.   In establishing minimum
wages and regulations for any occupation or occupations pursuant to  the
provisions of the following sections of this article, the wage board and
the  commissioner  shall  consider  the  amount  sufficient  to  provide
adequate maintenance and to protect health and, in  addition,  the  wage
board and the commissioner shall consider the value of the work or clas-
sification  of  work performed, and the wages paid in the state for work
of like or comparable character.   FURTHER, THE COMMISSIONER  SHALL  USE
EXISTING  EMPLOYMENT  DATA TO PREPARE AN ANALYSIS OF THE POSSIBLE AGGRE-
GATE COST INCURRED BY BUSINESSES LOCATED WITHIN THE STATE  OF  NEW  YORK
FOR SUCH AN INCREASE.
  §  3. Subdivision 4 of section 655 of the labor law, as added by chap-
ter 619 of the laws of 1960, is amended to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07527-01-9