|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Feb 04, 2019||recommit, enacting clause stricken|
|Jan 25, 2019||referred to social services|
senate Bill S2506
Current Bill Status - Stricken
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2506 (ACTIVE) - Details
S2506 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to employee human trafficking recognition training and to authorizing the establishment of a standardized human trafficking recognition training program; requires public transportation services to require all employees to undergo a human-trafficking recognition training program established by the division of criminal justice services and the office of temporary and disability assistance in consultation with the department of transportation and the New York state interagency task force on human trafficking.
S2506 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2506 SPONSOR: KAPLAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the social services law, in relation to employee human trafficking recognition training; and relating to authorizing the establishment of a standardized human trafficking recog- nition training program PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill would necessitate that all public facing transportation employees would be required to complete a human-trafficking recognition training program. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Amends the social services law to include that any public transportation service must require all public facing employees to undergo a human-trafficking recognition training program established by the division of criminal justice services and the office of temporary and disability assistance in consultation with the New York State inter-
S2506 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2506 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 25, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Social Services AN ACT to amend the social services law, in relation to employee human trafficking recognition training; and relating to authorizing the establishment of a standardized human trafficking recognition training program THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The social services law is amended by adding a new section 483-gg to read as follows: § 483-GG. HUMAN-TRAFFICKING RECOGNITION TRAINING. ANY PUBLIC TRANSPOR- TATION SERVICE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, RAIL PASSENGER SERVICE, MOTORBUS REGULAR ROUTE SERVICE, PARATRANSIT SERVICE, MOTORBUS CHARTER SERVICE, AND FERRY PASSENGER SERVICE, SHALL REQUIRE ALL CUSTOMER-FACING EMPLOYEES TO UNDERGO A HUMAN-TRAFFICKING RECOGNITION TRAINING PROGRAM ESTABLISHED BY THE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES AND THE OFFICE OF TEMPORARY AND DISABILITY ASSISTANCE IN CONSULTATION WITH THE DEPART- MENT OF LABOR AND THE NEW YORK STATE INTERAGENCY TASK FORCE ON HUMAN TRAFFICKING. FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION THE TERM "CUSTOMER-FACING EMPLOYEE" SHALL MEAN ANY EMPLOYEE WHOSE JOB INVOLVES INTERACTING OR COMMUNICATING DIRECTLY WITH CUSTOMERS. § 2. In consultation with the New York Interagency Task Force on Human Trafficking and the commissioner of labor, the commissioner of the divi- sion of criminal justice services and the commissioner of the office of temporary and disability assistance shall together establish a standard- ized human-trafficking recognition training program for employees of public transportation services. The commissioners may use federal, state, and non-profit organization sources provided that such training program shall address no less than the following issues: (a) The nature of human trafficking; (b) How human trafficking is defined in law; EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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