|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 16, 2019||referred to labor|
senate Bill S1760
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Labor Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1760 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1760 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1760 SPONSOR: RAMOS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the labor law, in relation to the minimum wage PURPOSE: To eliminate the sub-minimum wage for food service workers and service employees who receive tips SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of this bill amends Subdivisions 2 and 4 of section 652 of the Labor Law to provide that the hourly cash wage for food service workers and service employees who receive tips shall be no less than the cash wage for all other workers under Section 652 of the Labor Law, and the underlying minimum wage orders shall be adjusted to reflect such change.
S1760 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1760 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 16, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. RAMOS -- 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 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. § 2. Subdivision 4 of section 652 of the labor law, as amended by section 2 of part K of chapter 54 of the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD04774-01-9
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