assembly Bill A1240

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the minimum wage

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Jan 14, 2019 referred to labor

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A1240 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1760
Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§652 & 653, Lab L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A6203, S4405

A1240 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the minimum wage for certain employees who are food service workers or service employees receiving tips and paid in accordance with Part 146 of Title 12 of the NYCRR.

A1240 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1240

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 14, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. JAFFEE, SIMON, ORTIZ, CAHILL, BARRON, RICHARDSON,
  GOTTFRIED,  WALKER,  ABINANTI,  L. ROSENTHAL, HEVESI, SIMOTAS, COLTON,
  D'URSO, WEPRIN -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. COOK -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Labor

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

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 2 of section 652 of the labor law, as amended
by chapter 38 of the laws of 1990, is amended to read as follows:
  2. Existing wage orders. The minimum wage  orders  in  effect  on  the
effective date of this act shall remain in full force and effect, except
as modified in accordance with the provisions of this article.
  Such  minimum  wage  orders  shall  be modified by the commissioner to
increase all monetary amounts specified therein in the  same  proportion
as  the  increase  in the hourly minimum wage as provided in subdivision
one of this section, including the amounts  specified  in  such  minimum
wage  orders  as  allowances  for  gratuities, and when furnished by the
employer to its employees, for meals, lodging, apparel  and  other  such
items,  services  and  facilities,  EXCEPT THAT THE HOURLY CASH WAGE FOR
FOOD SERVICE WORKERS AND SERVICE EMPLOYEES WHO RECEIVE TIPS SHALL NOT BE
LESS THAN THE CASH WAGE AS PROVIDED IN SUBDIVISION FOUR OF THIS  SECTION
AND THE MAXIMUM CREDIT FOR TIPS IN MINIMUM WAGE ORDERS SHALL BE MODIFIED
SO  THAT SUCH CREDIT, WHEN COMBINED WITH THIS CASH WAGE, IS EQUAL TO THE
MINIMUM WAGE. All amounts so modified shall be rounded off to the  near-
est  five cents. The modified orders shall be promulgated by the commis-
sioner without a public hearing, and without reference to a wage  board,
and  shall  become  effective on the effective date of such increases in
the minimum wage except  as  otherwise  provided  in  this  subdivision,
notwithstanding any other provision of this article.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD04774-01-9

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