Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 05, 2022
referred to labor
|Jan 16, 2021
referred to labor
Senate Bill S1901
2021-2022 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Labor Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2021-S1901 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S1901 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1901 SPONSOR: AKSHAR TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation to prohibit- ing any funding of the administrative costs of the state's paid family leave program by employers PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This bill is intended to ensure that employers are not forced to pay any of the costs related to the state's paid family leave program, including the costs of implementing the program. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends Workers Compensation Law S 209(3) by adding language,to provide that no employer shall be required to fund any portion of the family leave benefit or any administrative costs associated with such benefit.
2021-S1901 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1901 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 16, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. AKSHAR -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor AN ACT to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation to prohibit- ing any funding of the administrative costs of the state's paid family leave program by employers 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 209 of the work- ers' compensation law, as added by section 10 of part SS of chapter 54 of the laws of 2016, is amended to read as follows: (b) Family leave benefits. On June first, two thousand seventeen and annually thereafter on September first, the superintendent of financial services shall set the maximum employee contribution, using sound actu- arial principles and the reports provided in section two hundred eight of this article. No employer shall be required to fund any portion of the family leave benefit OR ANY ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH SUCH BENEFIT. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD03874-01-1
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