senate Bill S8692

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing the maximum time period for determining back pay and other liabilities for certain employees who experience employment loss

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 23, 2020 referred to labor
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jul 22, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.945
Jul 20, 2020 reported and committed to rules
Jul 13, 2020 committee discharged and committed to labor
Jul 08, 2020 referred to rules

Votes

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Jul 22, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S8692
17
1
committee
17
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jul 20, 2020 - Labor committee Vote

S8692
11
1
committee
11
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Labor Committee Vote: Jul 20, 2020

nay (1)
aye wr (1)

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S8692 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §860-g, Lab L

S8692 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to increasing the maximum time period for determining back pay and other liabilities for certain employees who experience employment loss including mass layoffs, relocations or other employment loss.

S8692 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8692 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8692

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              July 8, 2020
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation  to  increasing  the  maximum
  time period for determining back pay and other liabilities for certain
  employees who experience employment loss

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 860-g of the labor law,  as  added
by chapter 475 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  2.  Back  pay and other liability under this section is calculated for
the period of the employer's violation, [up to a maximum of sixty days,]
or one-half the number of days that the employee  was  employed  by  the
employer, whichever period is smaller.
  § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.







 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15237-02-0

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