assembly Bill A9037A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes an excluded worker unemployment program; appropriation

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 17, 2022 print number 9037a
Mar 17, 2022 amend and recommit to labor
Jan 27, 2022 referred to labor

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A9037 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8165
Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Add §591-b, Lab L; add §95-k, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2023-2024 Legislative Session:
S3192

A9037 - Summary

Establishes an excluded worker unemployment program and an excluded worker unemployment program fund to provide wage replacement to workers that do not qualify for unemployment insurance or other worker wage assistance programs and who have lost a major source of income due to lost work.

A9037 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9037
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 27, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by M. of A. REYES, MITAYNES -- read once and referred to the
   Committee on Labor
 
 AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to establishing the  excluded
   worker  unemployment  program;  to  amend  the  state  finance law, in
   relation to establishing  the  excluded  worker  unemployment  program
   fund; and making an appropriation therefor

   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  "excluded
 worker unemployment program act".
   § 2. The labor law is amended by adding a new section 591-b to read as
 follows:
   § 591-B. EXCLUDED WORKER UNEMPLOYMENT PROGRAM. 1. DEFINITIONS. AS USED
 IN THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A)  "TOTAL  UNEMPLOYMENT" MEANS A MONTH IN WHICH THE APPLICANT HAS NO
 EMPLOYMENT EARNINGS FOR AT LEAST THREE OF THE FOUR FULL  CALENDAR  WEEKS
 IN THAT MONTH.
   (B)  "PARTIAL  UNEMPLOYMENT" MEANS A MONTH IN WHICH EARNINGS ARE SIXTY
 PERCENT LESS THAN AN APPLICANT'S AVERAGE  MONTHLY  EARNINGS  DURING  THE
 PRIOR  TAXABLE  YEAR,  OR, IF THE APPLICANT DID NOT HAVE EARNINGS IN THE
 PRIOR TAXABLE YEAR, THE AVERAGE MONTHLY EARNINGS  IN  THE  CURRENT  YEAR
 PRIOR TO THE LOSS OF WORK-RELATED EARNINGS.
   (C)  "NON-PAYROLL  CHECK"  MEANS A PERSONAL CHECK, CHECK ISSUED FROM A
 BUSINESS'S BANK ACCOUNT, OR OTHER CHECK THAT DOES NOT INDICATE THE HOURS
 WORKED, PAY RATE, DEDUCTIONS, OR TAX WITHHOLDINGS  OR  OTHERWISE  COMPLY
 WITH  THE  REQUIREMENTS OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED NINETY-FIVE OF THIS CHAP-
 TER.
   (D) "DOMESTIC WORKER" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS DEFINED IN SUBDI-
 VISION SIXTEEN OF SECTION TWO OF THIS CHAPTER.
   (E) "LANDSCAPING WORKER" MEANS A PERSON ENGAGING IN  COMMERCIAL  LAND-
 SCAPING  SERVICES PRIMARILY INVOLVING THE CARE AND MAINTENANCE OF YARDS,
 GARDENS, OR OTHER OUTDOOR  LANDSCAPES  FOR  CLIENTS,  INCLUDING  PRIVATE
 HOUSEHOLDS.  SUCH  SERVICES  INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO, LAWN CARE,
 GARDENING, AND THE PRUNING OR REMOVAL OF TREES, SHRUBS, OR PLANT WASTE.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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A9037A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8165
Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Add §591-b, Lab L; add §95-k, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2023-2024 Legislative Session:
S3192

A9037A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes an excluded worker unemployment program and an excluded worker unemployment program fund to provide wage replacement to workers that do not qualify for unemployment insurance or other worker wage assistance programs and who have lost a major source of income due to lost work.

A9037A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  9037--A
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             January 27, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  M. of A. REYES, MITAYNES, NIOU, MAMDANI, JACKSON, TAPIA,
   ANDERSON,    CRUZ,    SIMON,    HEVESI,    GONZALEZ-ROJAS,    BURDICK,
   BICHOTTE HERMELYN,  EPSTEIN, GALLAGHER, SEPTIMO, KELLES, GLICK, GIBBS,
   FORREST, WALKER, KIM, FERNANDEZ,  RAMOS,  WEPRIN,  SEAWRIGHT,  DE  LOS
   SANTOS,  L. ROSENTHAL,  BARNWELL  --  read  once  and  referred to the
   Committee on Labor --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee
 
 AN  ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to establishing the excluded
   worker unemployment program;  to  amend  the  state  finance  law,  in
   relation  to  establishing  the  excluded  worker unemployment program
   fund; and making an appropriation therefor
 
   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 "excluded
 worker unemployment program act".
   § 2. The labor law is amended by adding a new section 591-b to read as
 follows:
   § 591-B. EXCLUDED WORKER UNEMPLOYMENT PROGRAM. 1. DEFINITIONS. AS USED
 IN THIS SECTION, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEANINGS:
   (A) "TOTAL UNEMPLOYMENT" MEANS A MONTH IN WHICH THE APPLICANT  HAS  NO
 EMPLOYMENT  EARNINGS  FOR AT LEAST THREE OF THE FOUR FULL CALENDAR WEEKS
 IN THAT MONTH.
   (B) "PARTIAL UNEMPLOYMENT" MEANS A MONTH IN WHICH EARNINGS  ARE  SIXTY
 PERCENT  LESS  THAN  AN  APPLICANT'S AVERAGE MONTHLY EARNINGS DURING THE
 PRIOR TAXABLE YEAR, OR, IF THE APPLICANT DID NOT HAVE  EARNINGS  IN  THE
 PRIOR  TAXABLE  YEAR,  THE  AVERAGE MONTHLY EARNINGS IN THE CURRENT YEAR
 PRIOR TO THE LOSS OF WORK-RELATED EARNINGS.
   (C) "NON-PAYROLL CHECK" MEANS A PERSONAL CHECK, CHECK  ISSUED  FROM  A
 BUSINESS'S BANK ACCOUNT, OR OTHER CHECK THAT DOES NOT INDICATE THE HOURS
 WORKED,  PAY  RATE,  DEDUCTIONS, OR TAX WITHHOLDINGS OR OTHERWISE COMPLY
 WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED NINETY-FIVE OF  THIS  CHAP-
 TER.
   (D) "DOMESTIC WORKER" SHALL HAVE THE SAME MEANING AS DEFINED IN SUBDI-
 VISION SIXTEEN OF SECTION TWO OF THIS CHAPTER.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.