senate Bill S8134

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to an online farm portal to advertise farm employment opportunities

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Agriculture Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 26, 2020 referred to agriculture

S8134 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10572
Current Committee:
Senate Agriculture
Law Section:
Agriculture and Markets Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §16, Ag & Mkts L

S8134 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the commissioner of agriculture and markets to establish and administer an online farm portal to advertise farm employment opportunities and to permit persons to apply for such employment through the portal.

S8134 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8134 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8134

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 26, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. METZGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Agriculture

AN ACT to amend the agriculture and  markets  law,  in  relation  to  an
  online farm portal to advertise farm employment opportunities

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

  Section 1. Section 16 of the agriculture and markets law is amended by
adding a new subdivision 51 to read as follows:
  51. ESTABLISH AND ADMINISTER, IN COORDINATION WITH THE  DEPARTMENT  OF
LABOR, AN ONLINE FARM EMPLOYMENT PORTAL. SUCH PORTAL SHALL BE A LOCATION
FOR  FARMERS  TO  ADVERTISE  EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES AND FOR PERSONS TO
APPLY FOR SUCH EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES. THE DEPARTMENT, IN COORDINATION
WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND  ANY  OTHER  APPROPRIATE  ENTITIES  AND
ASSOCIATIONS,  SHALL  ADVERTISE  THE EXISTENCE AND USE OF SUCH PORTAL TO
FARMERS IN THE STATE, AND SHALL PROVIDE ASSISTANCE TO ANY  FARMER  USING
SUCH PORTAL. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL ALSO POST A LINK TO SUCH PORTAL ON ITS
WEBSITE.
  §  2.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
have become a law.






 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD16051-02-0

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