assembly Bill A7353

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Requires the department of labor to provide information to employers about shared work program eligibility and benefits

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Current Bill Status Via S18 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 09, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
Jun 02, 2021 ordered to third reading rules cal.237
substituted for a7353
Jun 02, 2021 substituted by s18a
Jun 01, 2021 ordered to third reading rules cal.237
rules report cal.237
reported
May 24, 2021 reported referred to rules
May 06, 2021 referred to labor

Votes

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Jan 19, 2021 - Labor committee Vote

S18A
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 19, 2021 - Rules committee Vote

S18A
20
0
committee
20
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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A7353 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S18
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Add §602-a, Lab L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S9056

A7353 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Creates a requirement for the department of labor to annually provide information to employers about shared work program eligibility with such information to be made available on the department's website and to conduct outreach to employers to provide information about benefits of shared work programs.

A7353 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7353
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                                May 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. BRONSON -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Labor
 
 AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to requiring  the  department
   of labor to provide information to employers about shared work program
   eligibility and benefits
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. The labor law is amended by adding a new section  602-a  to
 read as follows:
   §  602-A.  OUTREACH. 1. THE COMMISSIONER SHALL HAVE THE OBLIGATION AND
 DUTY OF PROVIDING INFORMATIONAL MATERIALS REGARDING SHARED WORK  PROGRAM
 ELIGIBILITY.  SUCH MATERIALS SHALL BE MADE AVAILABLE ON THE DEPARTMENT'S
 WEBSITE  AND PROVIDED TO EACH EMPLOYER WITHIN THE STATE ANNUALLY THROUGH
 SUCH MEANS AS THE COMMISSIONER DEEMS APPROPRIATE.
   2. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL CONDUCT OUTREACH TO EMPLOYERS WITHIN THE STATE
 FOR PURPOSES OF PROVIDING INFORMATION REGARDING THE BENEFITS  OF  SHARED
 WORK  PROGRAMS,  INCLUDING BY REMOTE AND IN-PERSON INFORMATION SESSIONS,
 CORRESPONDENCE, ASSISTANCE IN COMPLETING AN APPLICATION FOR APPROVAL  OF
 A SHARED WORK PROGRAM, AND SUCH OTHER MEANS AS THE COMMISSIONER MAY DEEM
 APPROPRIATE.    THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL  CONSULT  AND COORDINATE WITH THE
 DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, SMALL BUSINESS  DEVELOPMENT  CENTERS
 AND  ANY  OTHER  RELEVANT  AGENCY,  DEPARTMENT, OFFICE, DIVISION, BOARD,
 BUREAU, COMMISSION OR AUTHORITY.
   3. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL REPORT TO THE GOVERNOR, THE  TEMPORARY  PRESI-
 DENT  OF  THE  SENATE  AND  THE  SPEAKER  OF THE ASSEMBLY ON ANY AND ALL
 OUTREACH EFFORTS MADE PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION ON AN ANNUAL BASIS BEGIN-
 NING ONE YEAR AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD02689-03-1