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|Sep 02, 2020||referred to finance|
senate Bill S8952
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee
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S8952 (ACTIVE) - Details
S8952 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8952 SPONSOR: SANDERS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the labor law and the workers' compensation law, in relation to establishing the New York small contractor safety group, inc. and providing for its functions, powers and duties, and establish- ing the New York small contractor safety group fund within the New York state insurance fund and making an appropriation therefor PURPOSE: This legislation would create the New York Small Contractor Safety Group, Inc. and the New York Small Contractor Safety Group Fund in order to establish a five year pilot program to provide affordable levels of general and excess liability insurance coverage to small and MWBE contractors who participate in safety training and satisfy the Group's safety compliance rules. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
S8952 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8952 I N S E N A T E September 2, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SANDERS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the labor law and the workers' compensation law, in relation to establishing the New York small contractor safety group, inc. and providing for its functions, powers and duties, and estab- lishing the New York small contractor safety group fund within the New York state insurance fund and making an appropriation therefor THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "small contractors relief act of 2019." § 2. The labor law is amended by adding a new article 25-D to read as follows: ARTICLE 25-D NEW YORK SMALL CONTRACTOR SAFETY GROUP, INC. PILOT PROGRAM SECTION 863. DEFINITIONS. 863-A. NEW YORK SMALL CONTRACTOR SAFETY GROUP, INC. PILOT PROGRAM. 863-B. MANAGEMENT OF THE SAFETY GROUP; BOARD OF DIRECTORS. 863-C. PLAN OF OPERATION. 863-D. MEMBERSHIP. 863-E. SECURING COVERAGE. 863-F. ASSESSMENT OF SAFETY GROUP MEMBERS. 863-G. AUDIT AUTHORITY. 863-H. FINANCIAL OVERSIGHT OF THE SAFETY GROUP. 863-I. EXEMPTION FROM TAXES. 863-J. MANDATORY WORK SAFETY PROGRAM ATTENDANCE AND PARTIC- IPATION. 863-K. EXPIRATION OF PILOT PROGRAM. 863-L. RULES AND REGULATIONS. SECTION 863. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS ARTICLE THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS: 1. "BOARD" MEANS THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE SAFETY GROUP. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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