assembly Bill A5063

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to minimum wage order increases

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May 11, 2022 held for consideration in labor
Jan 05, 2022 referred to labor
Feb 10, 2021 referred to labor

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A5063 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§652, 654, 655 & 656, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A8022
2017-2018: A4727
2019-2020: A3542

A5063 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires legislative approval of minimum wage increases promulgated through wage orders.

A5063 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   5063
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             February 10, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of  A. PALMESANO, BARCLAY, GOODELL, BRABENEC, BYRNE,
   DiPIETRO, J. M. GIGLIO, MANKTELOW, MORINELLO, SALKA, TAGUE  --  Multi-
   Sponsored  by -- M. of A. BLANKENBUSH, BYRNES, DeSTEFANO, FITZPATRICK,
   FRIEND, HAWLEY, LALOR, McDONOUGH, B. MILLER, M. MILLER, MONTESANO, RA,
   REILLY, WALSH -- read once and referred to the Committee on Labor

 AN ACT to amend the  labor  law,  in  relation  to  minimum  wage  order
   increases
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 652 of the labor law is amended  by  adding  a  new
 subdivision 7 to read as follows:
   7.  NEW  WAGE  ORDERS. NO NEW MINIMUM WAGE ORDER OR MODIFICATION OF AN
 EXISTING WAGE ORDER ISSUED BY THE COMMISSIONER PURSUANT TO THIS  ARTICLE
 SHALL  BE  EFFECTIVE  UNTIL THE LEGISLATURE AUTHORIZES THE WAGE INCREASE
 CONTAINED WITHIN SUCH ORDER.
   § 2. Section 654 of the labor law, as added by chapter 619 of the laws
 of 1960, is amended to read as follows:
   § 654. Basis of changes in minimum  wage.    In  establishing  minimum
 wages  and regulations for any occupation or occupations pursuant to the
 provisions of the following sections of this article, the wage board and
 the  commissioner  shall  consider  the  amount  sufficient  to  provide
 adequate  maintenance  and  to protect health and, in addition, the wage
 board and the commissioner shall consider the value of the work or clas-
 sification of work performed, and the wages paid in the state  for  work
 of  like  or comparable character.   FURTHER, THE COMMISSIONER SHALL USE
 EXISTING EMPLOYMENT DATA TO PREPARE AN ANALYSIS OF THE  POSSIBLE  AGGRE-
 GATE  COST  INCURRED  BY BUSINESSES LOCATED WITHIN THE STATE OF NEW YORK
 FOR SUCH AN INCREASE.
   § 3. Subdivision 4 of section 655 of the labor law, as added by  chap-
 ter 619 of the laws of 1960, is amended to read as follows:

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD08014-01-1