Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 27, 2022||
referred to labor
Senate Bill S8166
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-S8166 (ACTIVE) - Details
2021-S8166 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Establishes the nail salon minimum standards council act; establishes the nail salon minimum standards council which shall investigate wages and standards within the nail salon industry and submit recommendations on minimum wages, regulations and standards for nail salon workers.
2021-S8166 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8166 SPONSOR: RAMOS TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the labor law and the state administrative procedure act, in relation to enacting the nail salon minimum standards council act PURPOSE: Creates a Minimum Standards Council for the Nail Salon Industry in New York State. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: This act shall be known and may be cited as the "nail salon minimum standards council act". Section 2: Amends labor law by adding a new article 19-E to read as follows:
2021-S8166 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8166 I N S E N A T E January 27, 2022 ___________ Introduced by Sen. RAMOS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor AN ACT to amend the labor law and the state administrative procedure act, in relation to enacting the nail salon minimum standards council act THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. This act shall be known and may be cited as the "nail salon minimum standards council act". § 2. The labor law is amended by adding a new article 19-E to read as follows: ARTICLE 19-E NAIL SALON MINIMUM STANDARDS COUNCIL ACT SECTION 697. STATEMENT OF PUBLIC POLICY. 697-A. DEFINITIONS. 697-B. NAIL SALON MINIMUM STANDARDS COUNCIL. 697-C. MINIMUM PRICING COMMITTEE. 697-D. POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE COUNCIL. 697-E. POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE COMMISSIONER WITH RESPECT TO THE COUNCIL. 697-F. LABOR PROTECTIONS. 697-G. FUTURE MEETINGS. 697-H. SEVERABILITY. 697-I. PREEMPTION. § 697. STATEMENT OF PUBLIC POLICY. THE LEGISLATURE HEREBY FINDS AND DECLARES THAT THERE ARE PERSONS EMPLOYED IN THE NAIL SALON INDUSTRY IN THE STATE OF NEW YORK AT WAGES AND STANDARDS INSUFFICIENT TO PROVIDE ADEQUATE MAINTENANCE AND ADEQUATE HEALTH PROTECTIONS FOR THEMSELVES AND THEIR FAMILIES. SUCH EMPLOYMENT: IMPAIRS THE HEALTH, EFFICIENCY, AND WELL-BEING OF SUCH WORKERS; CONSTITUTES UNFAIR COMPETITION AGAINST OTHER EMPLOYERS AND THEIR WORKERS; THREATENS THE STABILITY OF THE INDUSTRY; REDUCES THE PURCHASING POWER OF WORKERS; AND REQUIRES, IN MANY INSTANCES, THAT WAGES BE SUPPLEMENTED BY THE PAYMENT OF PUBLIC MONEYS FOR RELIEF OR OTHER PUBLIC AND PRIVATE ASSISTANCE. DOCUMENTED INAPPRO- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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