senate Bill S6373B

2021-2022 Legislative Session

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 07, 2021 referred to labor
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 03, 2021 amended on third reading 6373b
Jun 02, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.1460
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 24, 2021 print number 6373a
May 24, 2021 amend and recommit to labor
Apr 26, 2021 referred to labor

S6373 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2020
Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §10, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S6495, A8240
2019-2020: S1980, A7424

S6373 - Summary

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

S6373 - Sponsor Memo

S6373 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6373
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  SAVINO -- 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 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


S6373A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2020
Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §10, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S6495, A8240
2019-2020: S1980, A7424

S6373A - Summary

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

S6373A - Sponsor Memo

S6373A - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6373--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be  committed  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 immediately.
 
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD00070-02-1


S6373B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A2020
Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Workers' Compensation Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §10, Work Comp L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S6495, A8240
2019-2020: S1980, A7424

S6373B (ACTIVE) - Summary

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

S6373B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6373B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6373--B
     Cal. No. 1460
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 26, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Labor  --  committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to  said  committee -- committee discharged and said bill committed to
   the Committee on Rules -- ordered to  a  third  reading,  amended  and
   ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading
 
 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.
                                                            LBD00070-04-1


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