assembly Bill A2020A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to claims for mental injury premised upon extraordinary work-related stress incurred at work

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Actions

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
Jun 02, 2022 ordered to third reading rules cal.600
substituted for a2020a
Jun 02, 2022 substituted by s6373b
rules report cal.600
reported
reported referred to rules
May 31, 2022 reference changed to ways and means
Jan 05, 2022 referred to labor
Jun 04, 2021 print number 2020a
Jun 04, 2021 amend and recommit to labor
Jan 14, 2021 referred to labor

Votes

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Jan 10, 2022 - Labor committee Vote

S6373B
8
3
committee
8
Aye
3
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 10, 2022

aye wr (2)

Jun 2, 2021 - Rules committee Vote

S6373A
14
0
committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
7
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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A2020 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6373
Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §10, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A8240, S6495
2019-2020: A7424, S1980

A2020 - Summary

Relates to claims for mental injury premised upon extraordinary work-related stress incurred at work; applies to all workers.

A2020 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2020
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 14, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  REYES, ABBATE, DINOWITZ, EPSTEIN, DeSTEFANO,
   JEAN-PIERRE, CRUZ, SIMON, DE LA ROSA, GOTTFRIED,  COLTON,  DARLING  --
   Multi-Sponsored  by  -- M. of A. COOK -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Labor
 
 AN ACT to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation to claims for
   mental injury premised upon extraordinary work-related stress
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Paragraph (b) of subdivision 3 of section 10 of the work-
 ers' compensation law, as added by section 1 of subpart I of part NNN of
 chapter 59 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
   (b) Where a [police officer or firefighter subject to  section  thirty
 of  this  article,  or emergency medical technician, paramedic, or other
 person certified to provide medical care in  emergencies,  or  emergency
 dispatcher]  WORKER  files  a  claim  for  mental  injury  premised upon
 extraordinary work-related stress incurred [in a work-related emergency]
 AT WORK, the board may not disallow the claim, upon  a  factual  finding
 that  the  stress  was not greater than that which usually occurs in the
 normal work environment.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD00070-01-1


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A2020A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S6373
Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §10, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A8240, S6495
2019-2020: A7424, S1980

A2020A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to claims for mental injury premised upon extraordinary work-related stress incurred at work; applies to all workers.

A2020A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  2020--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 14, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  REYES, ABBATE, DINOWITZ, EPSTEIN, DeSTEFANO,
   JEAN-PIERRE, CRUZ, SIMON, DE LA ROSA, GOTTFRIED,  COLTON,  DARLING  --
   Multi-Sponsored  by  -- M. of A. COOK -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Labor --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

 AN ACT to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation to claims for
   mental injury premised upon extraordinary work-related stress
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 3 of section 10 of  the  work-
 ers' compensation law, as added by section 1 of subpart I of part NNN of
 chapter 59 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
   (b)  Where  a [police officer or firefighter subject to section thirty
 of this article, or emergency medical technician,  paramedic,  or  other
 person  certified  to  provide medical care in emergencies, or emergency
 dispatcher] WORKER  files  a  claim  for  mental  injury  premised  upon
 extraordinary work-related stress incurred [in a work-related emergency]
 AT  WORK, the board may not disallow the claim[,] upon a factual finding
 that the stress was not greater than that which usually  occurs  in  the
 normal work environment.
   §  2. This act shall take effect on the first of January next succeed-
 ing the date on which it shall have become a law.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD00070-05-1