|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 16, 2021||referred to governmental employees|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 10, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 09, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 08, 2021||1st report cal.509|
|Jan 30, 2021||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S3537
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S3537 (ACTIVE) - Details
S3537 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Requires the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority, the Rochester-Genesee Regional Transportation Authority, the Capital District Transportation Authority and the Central New York Regional Transportation Authority and their employees to submit all unresolvable contract negotiations to binding arbitration.
S3537 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3537 SPONSOR: KENNEDY TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the civil service law, in relation to resolution of disputes in the course of collective negotiations SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one amends 208(5)(a) of the civil service law by adding the four upstate transit authorities to the binding arbitration provisions included in this section. Section two sets the effective date. JUSTIFICATION: Current law requires any contract disputes between the New York City Transit Authority (NYCTA) and the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) and its employees to be referred to a public arbitration panel to
S3537 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3537 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 30, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions AN ACT to amend the civil service law, in relation to resolution of disputes in the course of collective negotiations THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 5 of section 209 of the civil service law, as added by chapter 929 of the laws of 1986, is amended to read as follows: (a) In the event that the board certifies that a voluntary resolution of the contract negotiations between either (i) the New York city trans- it authority (hereinafter referred to as TA-public employer) and the public employee organization certified or recognized to represent the majority of employees of such TA-public employer, or (ii) the metropol- itan transportation authority, including its subsidiaries, the New York city transit authority, including its subsidiary, and the Triborough bridge and tunnel authority (all hereinafter referred to as MTA-public employer) and a public employee organization certified or recognized to represent employees of such MTA-public employer not subject to the jurisdiction of the Federal Railway Labor Act and not subject to the provisions of subparagraph (i) [hereof] OF THIS PARAGRAPH, which has made an election pursuant to paragraph (f) of this subdivision, OR (III) THE NIAGARA FRONTIER TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY, THE ROCHESTER-GENESEE REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY, THE CAPITAL DISTRICT TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY AND THE CENTRAL NEW YORK REGIONAL TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY (ALL HEREINAFTER REFERRED TO AS UPSTATE TA-PUBLIC EMPLOYER) AND THE PUBLIC EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION CERTIFIED OR RECOGNIZED TO REPRESENT THE EMPLOYEES OF SUCH UPSTATE TA-PUBLIC EMPLOYER, cannot be effected, or upon the joint request of the TA-public employer [or], the MTA-public employer (hereinafter jointly referred to as public employer) OR THE UPSTATE TA-PUBLIC EMPLOYER and any such affected employee organization, EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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