assembly Bill A2355A

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the calculation of weekly unemployment insurance and the repeal of certain provisions relating thereto

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Current Bill Status Via S1042 - Signed by Governor


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Jul 16, 2021 signed chap.277
Jul 12, 2021 delivered to governor
Jan 26, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.10
substituted for a2355a
Jan 26, 2021 substituted by s1042a
rules report cal.10
reported
reported referred to rules
reported referred to ways and means
Jan 15, 2021 print number 2355a
Jan 15, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to labor
referred to labor

Votes

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Jan 19, 2021 - Labor committee Vote

S1042A
10
0
committee
10
Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 19, 2021

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Jan 19, 2021 - Rules committee Vote

S1042A
19
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committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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A2355 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1042
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add §523, §591 sub 3 ¶(a), amd Lab L, generally
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A7278
2015-2016: A4839
2017-2018: A1857, A9759
2019-2020: A446, S5754

A2355 - Summary

Relates to the calculation of weekly unemployment insurance and the repeal of certain provisions relating thereto.

A2355 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   2355
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 15, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of A. STIRPE, COLTON, CARROLL, WALLACE, REYES, COOK,
   NOLAN,  THIELE,  ZEBROWSKI,  TAYLOR,  GOTTFRIED,  GRIFFIN,  DeSTEFANO,
   MONTESANO,  RA, GLICK, McDONOUGH, STECK, JACOBSON, CRUZ, AUBRY, SIMON,
   BRONSON, PERRY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. RAMOS  --  read  once
   and referred to the Committee on Labor

 AN  ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to the calculation of weekly
   employment insurance benefits for  workers  who  are  partially  unem-
   ployed; and repealing certain provisions of such law relating thereto
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 522 of the labor law, as amended by chapter 720  of
 the laws of 1953, is amended to read as follows:
   §  522.  Total unemployment AND PARTIAL UNEMPLOYMENT. "Total unemploy-
 ment" means the total lack of any employment [on  any  day]  DURING  ANY
 WEEK.  "PARTIAL EMPLOYMENT" MEANS ANY EMPLOYMENT DURING ANY WEEK THAT IS
 LESS THAN FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT SO LONG AS THE COMPENSATION PAID IS  LESS
 THAN  THE  CLAIMANT'S  WEEKLY  BENEFIT  RATE PLUS THE CLAIMANT'S PARTIAL
 BENEFIT CREDIT. The term "employment" as used in this section means  any
 employment including that not defined in this title.
   § 2. Section 523 of the labor law is REPEALED and a new section 523 is
 added to read as follows:
   §  523. EFFECTIVE WEEK. "EFFECTIVE WEEK" MEANS (A) A WEEK DURING WHICH
 A CLAIMANT PERFORMS NO SERVICES FOR WHICH THE CLAIMANT IS  PAID  COMPEN-
 SATION,  OR  (B)  A  WEEK DURING WHICH A CLAIMANT PERFORMS SERVICES ON A
 PART-TIME BASIS FOR WHICH THE CLAIMANT IS PAID COMPENSATION THAT IS LESS
 THAN THE CLAIMANT'S WEEKLY BENEFIT RATE PLUS HIS OR HER PARTIAL  BENEFIT
 CREDIT.
   §  3.  The labor law is amended by adding a new section 525 to read as
 follows:
   § 525. PARTIAL BENEFIT CREDIT. "PARTIAL  BENEFIT  CREDIT"  MEANS  THAT
 PART  OF  THE COMPENSATION, IF ANY, PAID TO A CLAIMANT WITH RESPECT TO A
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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A2355A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1042
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld & add §523, §591 sub 3 ¶(a), amd Lab L, generally
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A7278
2015-2016: A4839
2017-2018: A1857, A9759
2019-2020: A446, S5754

A2355A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the calculation of weekly unemployment insurance and the repeal of certain provisions relating thereto.

A2355A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  2355--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 15, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M.  of A. STIRPE, COLTON, CARROLL, WALLACE, REYES, COOK,
   NOLAN,  THIELE,  ZEBROWSKI,  TAYLOR,  GOTTFRIED,  GRIFFIN,  DeSTEFANO,
   MONTESANO,  RA, GLICK, McDONOUGH, STECK, JACOBSON, CRUZ, AUBRY, SIMON,
   BRONSON, PERRY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. RAMOS  --  read  once
   and  referred  to the Committee on Labor -- committee discharged, bill
   amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
   tee
 
 AN  ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to the calculation of weekly
   employment insurance benefits for  workers  who  are  partially  unem-
   ployed; and repealing certain provisions of such law relating thereto
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 522 of the labor law, as amended by chapter 720  of
 the laws of 1953, is amended to read as follows:
   §  522.  Total unemployment AND PARTIAL UNEMPLOYMENT. "Total unemploy-
 ment" means the total lack of any employment [on  any  day]  DURING  ANY
 WEEK.  "PARTIAL EMPLOYMENT" MEANS ANY EMPLOYMENT DURING ANY WEEK THAT IS
 LESS THAN FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT SO LONG AS THE COMPENSATION PAID IS  LESS
 THAN  THE  CLAIMANT'S  WEEKLY  BENEFIT  RATE PLUS THE CLAIMANT'S PARTIAL
 BENEFIT CREDIT. The term "employment" as used in this section means  any
 employment including that not defined in this title.
   § 2. Section 523 of the labor law is REPEALED and a new section 523 is
 added to read as follows:
   §  523. EFFECTIVE WEEK. "EFFECTIVE WEEK" MEANS (A) A WEEK DURING WHICH
 A CLAIMANT PERFORMS NO SERVICES FOR WHICH THE CLAIMANT IS  PAID  COMPEN-
 SATION,  OR  (B)  A  WEEK DURING WHICH A CLAIMANT PERFORMS SERVICES ON A
 PART-TIME BASIS FOR WHICH THE CLAIMANT IS PAID COMPENSATION THAT IS LESS
 THAN THE CLAIMANT'S WEEKLY BENEFIT RATE PLUS HIS OR HER PARTIAL  BENEFIT
 CREDIT.
   §  3.  The labor law is amended by adding a new section 525 to read as
 follows:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.