senate Bill S8406

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to providing for minimum wage requirements for miscellaneous industry workers

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Labor Committee


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May 22, 2020 referred to labor

S8406 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§651, 652 & 653, Lab L

S8406 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for minimum wage requirements for miscellaneous industry workers.

S8406 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8406 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8406

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 22, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BIAGGI -- 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 providing for minimum wage
  requirements for miscellaneous industry workers

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

  Section  1.  Section  651  of the labor law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 10 to read as follows:
  10. "MISCELLANEOUS INDUSTRY WORKER" MEANS ANY EMPLOYEE COVERED BY  THE
MINIMUM WAGE ORDER FOR MISCELLANEOUS INDUSTRIES AND OCCUPATIONS PURSUANT
TO  THE  PROVISIONS OF 12 NYCRR PART 142, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO,
CAR WASH ATTENDANTS, NAIL SALON WORKERS, TOW TRUCK DRIVERS,  DOG  GROOM-
ERS,  WEDDING PLANNERS, TOUR GUIDES, VALET PARKING ATTENDANTS, HAIRDRES-
SERS, AESTHETICIANS, GOLF AND TENNIS INSTRUCTORS, AND DOOR-PERSONS.
  § 2. Subdivisions 2 and 4 of section 652 of the labor law, subdivision
2 as amended by chapter 38 of the laws of 1990, subdivision 4 as amended
by section 2 of part K of chapter 54 of the laws of 2016, are 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, SERVICE EMPLOYEES AND MISCELLANEOUS INDUSTRY WORK-
ERS 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  SUCH  CASH WAGE, IS EQUAL TO THE MINIMUM WAGE, AND THE HOURLY CASH
WAGE FOR MISCELLANEOUS INDUSTRY WORKERS SHALL NOT BE LESS THAN THE  CASH

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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