senate Bill S2623

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to compelling family reasons and the continuance of unemployment benefits

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 23, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
Mar 22, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.189
substituted for a6080
Mar 09, 2021 referred to labor
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 22, 2021 advanced to third reading
Feb 10, 2021 2nd report cal.
Feb 09, 2021 1st report cal.361
Jan 22, 2021 referred to labor

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S2623 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6080
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §593, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A8919
2015-2016: S6732, A7004
2017-2018: S1410, A6989
2019-2020: S6120, A1072

S2623 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the continuance of unemployment benefits for an individual who provides child care where reasonable efforts to secure alternative child care have been made.

S2623 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2623 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2623
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 22, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. JACKSON -- 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 compelling family  reasons
   and the continuance of unemployment benefits
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 1 of section 593 of the  labor
 law is amended by adding a new subparagraph (iv) to read as follows:
   (IV) THE NEED FOR THE INDIVIDUAL TO PROVIDE CHILD CARE TO THE INDIVID-
 UAL'S  CHILD  IF  SUCH  INDIVIDUAL HAS MADE REASONABLE EFFORTS TO SECURE
 ALTERNATIVE CHILD CARE.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD08405-01-1


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