|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Oct 19, 2020||referred to rules|
senate Bill S9056
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee
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S9056 (ACTIVE) - Details
S9056 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Creates a requirement for the department of labor to annually provide information to employers about shared work program eligibility with such information to be made available on the department's website and to conduct outreach to employers to provide information about benefits of shared work programs.
S9056 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S9056 SPONSOR: MAYER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the labor law, in relation to requiring the department of labor to provide information to employers about shared work program eligibility and benefits PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To require the department of labor to (1) make informational materials regarding the shared work program available on its website, (2) provide such materials annually to all employers in the state, (3) conduct outreach to employers throughout the state regarding shared work programs, and (4) report annually to the legislature on such efforts. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 requires that the department of labor provide information on its website regarding eligibility for the shared work program, annually
S9056 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 9056 I N S E N A T E October 19, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MAYER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to requiring the department of labor to provide information to employers about shared work program eligibility and benefits 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 602-a to read as follows: § 602-A. OUTREACH. 1. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL HAVE THE OBLIGATION AND DUTY OF PROVIDING INFORMATIONAL MATERIALS REGARDING SHARED WORK PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY. SUCH MATERIALS SHALL BE MADE AVAILABLE ON THE DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE AND PROVIDED TO EACH EMPLOYER WITHIN THE STATE ANNUALLY THROUGH SUCH MEANS AS THE COMMISSIONER DEEMS APPROPRIATE. 2. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL CONDUCT OUTREACH TO EMPLOYERS WITHIN THE STATE FOR PURPOSES OF PROVIDING INFORMATION REGARDING THE BENEFITS OF SHARED WORK PROGRAMS, INCLUDING BY REMOTE AND IN-PERSON INFORMATION SESSIONS, CORRESPONDENCE, ASSISTANCE IN COMPLETING AN APPLICATION FOR APPROVAL OF A SHARED WORK PROGRAM, AND SUCH OTHER MEANS AS THE COMMISSIONER MAY DEEM APPROPRIATE. 3. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR, THE TEMPORARY PRESI- DENT OF THE SENATE AND THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY ON ANY AND ALL OUTREACH EFFORTS MADE PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION ON AN ANNUAL BASIS BEGIN- NING ONE YEAR AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD17441-03-0
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