senate Bill S1045

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Permits minors to be employed as a referee, umpire or official at a youth sporting event

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 04, 2021 referred to labor
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 03, 2021 advanced to third reading
Apr 28, 2021 2nd report cal.
Apr 27, 2021 1st report cal.831
Jan 06, 2021 referred to labor

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S1045 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2, 130, 131 & 132, Lab L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S5274
2017-2018: S4295
2019-2020: S5236

S1045 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Permits certain minors to be employed as a referee, umpire or official at a youth sporting event; limits a minor 12 or 13 years of age to one youth sporting event per week.

S1045 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1045 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1045
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 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, in relation to permitting the  employment
   of minors as referees, umpires or officials at youth sporting events
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 2 of the labor law  is  amended  by  adding  a  new
 subdivision 19 to read as follows:
   19.  "YOUTH SPORTING EVENT" MEANS ORGANIZED PARTICIPATION IN A COMPET-
 ITIVE PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AIMED AT USING, MAINTAINING OR  IMPROVING  PHYS-
 ICAL ABILITY AND SKILLS OF MINORS.
   §  2.  Subdivision  2  of  section  130 of the labor law is amended by
 adding a new paragraph i to read as follows:
   I. A MINOR TWELVE OR THIRTEEN YEARS OF AGE AS  A  REFEREE,  UMPIRE  OR
 OFFICIAL AT A YOUTH SPORTING EVENT FOR MINORS PREDOMINATELY TEN YEARS OF
 AGE  OR  LESS  WHEN  ATTENDANCE  UPON INSTRUCTION IS NOT REQUIRED BY THE
 EDUCATION LAW, PROVIDED THE EMPLOYING ORGANIZATION  RECEIVES  AND  MAIN-
 TAINS  BOTH  THE WRITTEN CONSENT OF THE MINOR'S PARENT OR GUARDIAN AND A
 CERTIFICATE WHICH SHALL BE PROVIDED TO THE EMPLOYING ORGANIZATION AT THE
 END OF EACH MARKING PERIOD BY THE MINOR'S SCHOOL WHICH SHALL ASSERT THAT
 SUCH MINOR IS IN SATISFACTORY ACADEMIC STANDING ACCORDING TO THE  STAND-
 ARDS  IN SUCH SCHOOL DISTRICT. A MINOR ELIGIBLE TO WORK PURSUANT TO THIS
 PARAGRAPH SHALL ONLY SERVE AS A REFEREE, UMPIRE OR OFFICIAL AT MOST  ONE
 YOUTH SPORTING EVENT PER WEEK.
   §  3.  Paragraph a of subdivision 3 of section 131 of the labor law is
 amended by adding a new subparagraph 7 to read as follows:
   (7) SERVICE AS A REFEREE, UMPIRE OR OFFICIAL AT A YOUTH SPORTING EVENT
 FOR MINORS PREDOMINATELY TWELVE YEARS OF AGE OR LESS.
   § 4. Paragraph a of subdivision 3 of section 132 of the labor  law  is
 amended by adding a new subparagraph 7 to read as follows:
   (7) SERVICE AS A REFEREE, UMPIRE OR OFFICIAL AT A YOUTH SPORTING EVENT
 FOR MINORS PREDOMINATELY FIFTEEN YEARS OF AGE OR LESS.
   § 5. This act shall take effect immediately.
 

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