senate Bill S8440A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing the New York works progress program

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 21, 2020 print number 8440a
Oct 21, 2020 amend and recommit to labor
Jun 03, 2020 referred to labor

Co-Sponsors

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S8440 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10480
Current Committee:
Senate Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Add §224-d, Lab L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S1141, A2409

S8440 - Summary

Establishes the New York works progress program; provides for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration thereof.

S8440 - Sponsor Memo

S8440 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8440
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 3, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  MAY  --  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 establishing the New  York
   works   progress  program;  and  providing  for  the  repeal  of  such
   provisions upon the expiration thereof
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  This  act  shall  be known and may be cited as the "works
 progress administration-pandemic recovery (WPA-PR)."
   § 2. The labor law is amended by adding a new section 224-d to read as
 follows:
   § 224-D. NEW YORK WORKS PROGRESS PROGRAM. 1. THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL
 HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A) "PROGRAM" SHALL MEAN THE NEW YORK WORKS  PROGRESS  PROGRAM  ESTAB-
 LISHED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION THREE OF THIS SECTION.
   (B)  "ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUAL" SHALL MEAN AN INDIVIDUAL WHO HAS BEEN UNEM-
 PLOYED FOR AT LEAST THE SIXTY-DAY PERIOD PRIOR TO THE COMMENCEMENT OF  A
 PROJECT  DESCRIBED  IN SUBDIVISION FOUR OF THIS SECTION AND WHO IS NOT A
 FULL-TIME STUDENT.
   (C) "PRIORITY INDIVIDUAL" SHALL MEAN AN INDIVIDUAL WHO HAS BEEN  UNEM-
 PLOYED  FOR AT LEAST THE SIXTY-DAY PERIOD PRIOR TO THE COMMENCEMENT OF A
 PROJECT DESCRIBED IN SUBDIVISION FOUR OF THIS SECTION AND IS BETWEEN THE
 AGES OF EIGHTEEN AND THIRTY-FIVE, NOT A FULL-TIME STUDENT AND WHO IS NOT
 ENROLLED IN ANY TRAINING PROGRAM.
   2. (A) THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT THE NEW  YORK
 WORKS PROGRESS PROGRAM WHICH SHALL BE HEADED BY THE COMMISSIONER.
   (B) THE PURPOSE OF SUCH PROGRAM IS TO:
   (1) RECEIVE WORKS PROJECT PROPOSALS SUBMITTED BY STATE DEPARTMENTS AND
 AGENCIES PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (A) OF SUBDIVISION THREE OF THIS SECTION;
 AND
   (2) SELECT WORKS PROJECTS PROPOSALS THAT MEET THE CRITERIA PURSUANT TO
 PARAGRAPH  (B)  OF  SUBDIVISION THREE OF THIS SECTION, AS BEING ELIGIBLE
 FOR ASSISTANCE UNDER SUCH PROGRAM.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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S8440A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10480
Current Committee:
Senate Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Add §224-d, Lab L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S1141, A2409

S8440A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the New York works progress program; provides for the repeal of such provisions upon the expiration thereof.

S8440A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8440A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  8440--A
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 3, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. MAY, COMRIE, JACKSON, KAMINSKY, LIU, METZGER, RAMOS,
   RIVERA,  SALAZAR,  SKOUFIS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Labor  --  committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee
 
 AN  ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to establishing the New York
   works  progress  program;  and  providing  for  the  repeal  of   such
   provisions upon the expiration thereof
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. This act shall be known and may  be  cited  as  the  "works
 progress administration-pandemic recovery (WPA-PR)."
   § 2. The labor law is amended by adding a new section 224-d to read as
 follows:
   § 224-D. NEW YORK WORKS PROGRESS PROGRAM. 1. THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL
 HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A)  "PROGRAM"  SHALL  MEAN THE NEW YORK WORKS PROGRESS PROGRAM ESTAB-
 LISHED PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION THREE OF THIS SECTION.
   (B) "ELIGIBLE INDIVIDUAL" SHALL MEAN AN INDIVIDUAL WHO HAS BEEN  UNEM-
 PLOYED  FOR AT LEAST THE SIXTY-DAY PERIOD PRIOR TO THE COMMENCEMENT OF A
 PROJECT DESCRIBED IN SUBDIVISION FOUR OF THIS SECTION AND WHO IS  NOT  A
 FULL-TIME STUDENT.
   (C)  "PRIORITY INDIVIDUAL" SHALL MEAN AN INDIVIDUAL WHO HAS BEEN UNEM-
 PLOYED FOR AT LEAST THE SIXTY-DAY PERIOD PRIOR TO THE COMMENCEMENT OF  A
 PROJECT DESCRIBED IN SUBDIVISION FOUR OF THIS SECTION AND IS BETWEEN THE
 AGES OF EIGHTEEN AND THIRTY-FIVE, NOT A FULL-TIME STUDENT AND WHO IS NOT
 ENROLLED IN ANY TRAINING PROGRAM.
   2.  (A) THERE IS HEREBY ESTABLISHED WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT THE NEW YORK
 WORKS PROGRESS PROGRAM WHICH SHALL BE HEADED BY THE COMMISSIONER.
   (B) THE PURPOSE OF SUCH PROGRAM IS TO:
   (1) RECEIVE WORKS PROJECT PROPOSALS SUBMITTED BY STATE DEPARTMENTS AND
 AGENCIES PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (A) OF SUBDIVISION THREE OF THIS SECTION;
 AND
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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