|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 17, 2019||referred to labor|
senate Bill S1947
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Labor Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1947 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1947 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1947 SPONSOR: RAMOS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the labor law, in relation to hours, wages and supple- ments in contracts for public work PURPOSE: The purpose of the bill is subject all projects financed, in whole or in part, through certain public entities, to hours, wages and supplements contract requirements. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Sections 1-4 of the bill amend section 220 of the Labor law. Section 1 subjects every contract for public work to certain contracting requirements related to hours, wages, and supplements.
S1947 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1947 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 17, 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 hours, wages and supple- ments in contracts for public work THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 220 of the labor law, as amended by chapter 678 of the laws of 2007, is amended to read as follows: 2. [Each] EVERY contract [to which the state or a public benefit corporation or a municipal corporation or a commission appointed pursu- ant to law is a party, and any contract for public work entered into by a third party acting in place of, on behalf of and for the benefit of such public entity pursuant to any lease, permit or other agreement between such third party and the public entity, and which may involve the employment of laborers, workers or mechanics] FOR PUBLIC WORK shall contain a stipulation that no laborer, worker or mechanic in the employ of the contractor, subcontractor or other person doing or contracting to do the whole or a part of the work contemplated by the contract shall be permitted or required to work more than eight hours in any one calendar day or more than five days in any one week except in cases of extraor- dinary emergency including fire, flood or danger to life or property. No such person shall be so employed more than eight hours in any day or more than five days in any one week except in such emergency. Extraor- dinary emergency within the meaning of this section shall be deemed to include situations in which sufficient laborers, workers and mechanics cannot be employed to carry on public work expeditiously as a result of such restrictions upon the number of hours and days of labor and the immediate commencement or prosecution or completion without undue delay of the public work is necessary in the judgment of the commissioner for the preservation of the contract site and for the protection of the life and limb of the persons using the same. Upon the application of any EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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