|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Aug 02, 2021||signed chap.363|
|Jul 21, 2021||delivered to governor|
|Jun 02, 2021||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.255
substituted for a7504
|May 05, 2021||referred to labor|
delivered to assembly
|May 03, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|Apr 28, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|Apr 27, 2021||1st report cal.834|
|Apr 14, 2021||referred to labor|
senate Bill S6196Signed By Governor
Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S6196 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Workers' Compensation Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §76, Work Comp L
S6196 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Allows the New York state insurance fund to enter into agreements with private insurance providers licensed to issue policies to state insurance fund policyholders covering those policyholders' obligations to secure the payment of workers' compensation benefits under the laws of states other than New York.
S6196 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6196 SPONSOR: KRUEGER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the workers' compensation law, in relation to allowing the New York state insurance fund to enter into agreements with private insurance providers to cover out-of-state work PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to permit the State Insurance Fund to cover in-state policyholders' out-of-state work. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of the bill amends section 76 of the Workers' Compensation Law to allow the State Insurance Fund enter into coverage agreements with private insurance providers to insure policyholders for business operations across State lines.
S6196 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6196 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E April 14, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KRUEGER -- 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 allowing the New York state insurance fund to enter into agreements with private insurance providers to cover out-of-state work THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 76 of the workers' compensation law is amended by adding a new subdivision 1-a to read as follows: 1-A. A. THE PURPOSES OF THE STATE INSURANCE FUND ARE HEREBY ENLARGED TO PERMIT IT TO ENTER AGREEMENTS WITH INSURERS LICENSED TO WRITE WORK- ERS' COMPENSATION INSURANCE IN STATES OUTSIDE NEW YORK TO ISSUE POLICIES TO STATE INSURANCE FUND POLICYHOLDERS COVERING THOSE POLICYHOLDERS' OBLIGATIONS TO SECURE THE PAYMENT OF WORKERS' COMPENSATION BENEFITS UNDER THE LAWS OF STATES OTHER THAN NEW YORK. THE STATE INSURANCE FUND SHALL ALSO BE AUTHORIZED TO RECEIVE PREMIUMS INTO ITS WORKERS' COMPEN- SATION FUND FOR POLICIES WRITTEN UNDER SUCH AGREEMENTS AND TO PAY FROM SUCH FUND: (I) REIMBURSEMENT OF ALL LOSSES AND LOSS ADJUSTMENT EXPENSES UNDER SUCH POLICIES; AND (II) FEES AND OTHER COSTS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THOSE FOR CLAIMS SERVICES, RELATING TO SUCH AGREEMENTS. AN AGREEMENT UNDER THIS SUBDIVISION SHALL NOT INCLUDE THE PROVISION OF CLAIMS SERVICES FOR ANY CLAIM UNDER THIS CHAPTER. B. FOR A POLICYHOLDER TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR INSURANCE IN STATES OTHER THAN NEW YORK PROVIDED THROUGH AGREEMENTS ENTERED INTO UNDER THIS SUBDI- VISION, EITHER: (I) THE POLICYHOLDER'S WORKERS' COMPENSATION PREMIUMS WITH THE STATE INSURANCE FUND COVERING ITS EMPLOYEES UNDER THIS CHAPTER MUST BE GREATER THAN THE PREMIUMS CHARGED TO COVER THE POLICYHOLDER'S OBLIGATIONS TO PAY WORKERS' COMPENSATION BENEFITS IN ALL STATES, IN THE AGGREGATE, OTHER THAN NEW YORK WHEN COVERED UNDER SUCH AGREEMENTS; OR (II) THE PAYROLL FOR THE POLICYHOLDER'S OPERATIONS IN NEW YORK MUST BE GREATER THAN THE POLICYHOLDER'S PAYROLL IN ALL STATES, IN THE AGGREGATE, EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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