Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 02, 2020||
referred to labor
Senate Bill S7900
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Labor Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S7900 (ACTIVE) - Details
2019-S7900 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7900 SPONSOR: BAILEY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the labor law, in relation to workforce opportunity data transparency PURPOSE: The purpose of the bill is to increase transparency for the Workforce Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC). SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends the labor law by adding a new section 854 that mandates quarterly work opportunity tax credit reporting. Specif- ically, the Department of Labor must make available on its website certain statistical information and target group eligibility information relating to work opportunity tax credit certifications approved by the department, including the employer, starting wage, target group, and
2019-S7900 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7900 I N S E N A T E March 2, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BAILEY -- 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 workforce opportunity data transparency 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 854 to read as follows: § 854. QUARTERLY WORK OPPORTUNITY TAX CREDIT REPORTING. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL MAKE AVAILABLE ON ITS WEBSITE CERTAIN STATISTICAL INFORMATION AND TARGET GROUP ELIGIBILITY INFORMATION RELATING TO WORK OPPORTUNITY TAX CREDIT CERTIFICATIONS APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT MADE PURSUANT TO THE FEDERAL PROTECTING AMERICANS FROM TAX HIKES ACT OF 2015 (PUB. L. NO. 114-113)(PATH ACT). THE INFORMATION RELATING TO EACH CERTIFICATION ISSUED BY THE DEPARTMENT THAT SHALL BE DISCLOSED INCLUDES THE EMPLOYER, STARTING WAGE, TARGET GROUP, AND POSITION INFORMATION AS REPORTED BY EMPLOYERS TO THE DEPARTMENT ON EMPLOYER APPLICATIONS FOR CERTIFICATION PURSUANT TO THE PATH ACT. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL MAKE AVAILABLE THE INFOR- MATION REQUIRED TO BE DISCLOSED BY THIS SECTION NO LATER THAN NINETY DAYS AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION AND SHALL UPDATE SUCH INFORMATION EVERY THREE MONTHS THEREAFTER. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD15606-01-0
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