senate Bill S7148

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Amends chapter of 2021 relating to weekly unemployment insurance benefits; repealer

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate & Assembly


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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 10, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
Jun 09, 2021 ordered to third reading rules cal.645
substituted for a7959
Jun 07, 2021 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 03, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.1518
Jun 02, 2021 referred to rules

S7148 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7959
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§524, 581, 591, 591-a, 596, 599 & 601, rpld §590 sub 5 ¶(d), Lab L; add §§31 & 32, amd §31, Chap of 2021 (as proposed in S. 1042-A & A. 2355-A)

S7148 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to weekly unemployment insurance benefits; relates to the calculation of benefits.

S7148 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7148 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                   7148
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 2, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  RAMOS  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to the calculation of  weekly
   employment  insurance benefits for certain workers; to amend a chapter
   of the laws of 2021 amending the labor law relating to the calculation
   of weekly employment insurance benefits for workers who are  partially
   unemployed,  as proposed in legislative bills numbers S. 1042-A and A.
   2355-A, in relation  to  the  effectiveness  thereof;  and  to  repeal
   certain provisions of the labor law relating thereto
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 524 of the labor law, as added by chapter 5 of  the
 laws of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
   §  524.  Week  of  employment.  For purposes of this article, "week of
 employment" shall mean a Monday through Sunday  period  during  which  a
 claimant was paid remuneration for employment for an employer or employ-
 ers  liable  for  contributions or for payments in lieu of contributions
 under this article. A CLAIMANT WHO IS EMPLOYED  ON  A  SHIFT  CONTINUING
 THROUGH  MIDNIGHT  IS  DEEMED TO HAVE BEEN EMPLOYED ON THE DAY BEGINNING
 BEFORE MIDNIGHT WITH RESPECT TO SUCH SHIFT,  EXCEPT  WHERE  NIGHT  SHIFT
 EMPLOYEES ARE REGULARLY SCHEDULED TO START THEIR WORK WEEK AT SEVEN POST
 MERIDIEM OR THEREAFTER ON SUNDAY NIGHT, THEIR REGULARLY SCHEDULED START-
 ING TIME ON SUNDAY SHALL BE CONSIDERED AS STARTING ON MONDAY.
   §  2.  Subparagraph 2 of paragraph (e) of subdivision 1 of section 581
 of the labor law, as amended by a chapter of the laws of  2021  amending
 the labor law relating to the calculation of weekly employment insurance
 benefits for workers who are partially unemployed, as proposed in legis-
 lative  bills  numbers  S.  1042-A  and A. 2355-A, is amended to read as
 follows:
   (2) Benefits payable to any claimant with respect  to  the  claimant's
 then current benefit year shall be charged, when paid, to the account of
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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