senate Bill S3470

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a program to incentivize unemployed individuals to enter jobs in healthcare

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 01, 2021 referred to labor
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 22, 2021 advanced to third reading
Feb 10, 2021 2nd report cal.
Feb 09, 2021 1st report cal.365
Jan 29, 2021 referred to labor

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S3470 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §599, Lab L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S8278

S3470 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Directs the commissioner of labor, in conjunction with the commissioner of health, to develop a program which incentivizes unemployed individuals to enter jobs in healthcare.

S3470 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3470 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   3470
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 29, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  KENNEDY, GOUNARDES, MAY -- 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 establishing a program  to
   incentivize unemployed individuals to enter jobs in healthcare
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 599 of the labor law is amended  by  adding  a  new
 subdivision 4 to read as follows:
   4.  ESTABLISHING  ELIGIBLE  TRAINING  PROGRAMS  AND RECRUITMENT IN THE
 HEALTHCARE FIELD. (A) THE COMMISSIONER, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMIS-
 SIONER OF HEALTH, SHALL MAINTAIN A LIST OF POSITIONS IN  THE  HEALTHCARE
 FIELD  IN  WHICH THERE ARE SUBSTANTIAL STAFF SHORTAGES STATEWIDE AND PER
 REGION OF THE STATE, THAT IS UPDATED AT LEAST ONCE EVERY CALENDAR  YEAR.
 SUCH  LIST  SHALL BE ESTABLISHED WITHIN SIXTY DAYS OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE
 OF THIS SUBDIVISION AND SHALL BE PUBLISHED ON THE DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE.
   (B) THE COMMISSIONER, IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH,
 SHALL ESTABLISH A PROGRAM ELIGIBLE  UNDER  THIS  SECTION  THAT  PROVIDES
 EXPEDITED  TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION PROCESSES FOR THE HEALTHCARE POSI-
 TIONS ON THE LIST ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH (A) OF THIS SUBDIVI-
 SION THAT WOULD BE AVAILABLE TO CLAIMANTS ELIGIBLE UNDER  THIS  SECTION.
 THE  DEPARTMENT  SHALL  MAKE INFORMATION ABOUT SUCH PROGRAM AVAILABLE ON
 ITS WEBSITE. SUCH PROGRAM SHALL BE ESTABLISHED WITHIN ONE HUNDRED EIGHTY
 DAYS OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SUBDIVISION.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD05958-02-1


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