Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 08, 2023||
referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
|Jun 01, 2023||
ordered to third reading cal.1511
committee discharged and committed to rules
|May 09, 2023||
reported and committed to finance
|Mar 27, 2023||
referred to higher education
Senate Bill S6050
2023-2024 Legislative Session
Current Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2023-S6050 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Assembly Higher Education
- Law Section:
- Education Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§370 & 376, Ed L
2023-S6050 (ACTIVE) - Summary
Relates to requiring the use of project labor agreements for large scale construction projects under the state university construction fund; provides an exception to such requirement may be granted; provides that the fund may require every contractor become party to a project labor agreement.
2023-S6050 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6050 SPONSOR: MAYER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to requiring the use of project labor agreements for large scale construction projects under the state university construction fund PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To ensure that large scale construction projects undertaken by the State University Construction Fund are required to use a project labor agree- ment. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends section 370 of the education law to add a definition of "large-scale construction project" to mean a construction project performed under the approved master plan of the state university for which the total estimated cost of the construction contract or contracts to the fund is three million dollars or more.
2023-S6050 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6050 2023-2024 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 27, 2023 ___________ Introduced by Sen. MAYER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Higher Education AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to requiring the use of project labor agreements for large scale construction projects under the state university construction fund THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 370 of the education law is amended by adding a new subdivision 6-a to read as follows: 6-A. "LARGE-SCALE CONSTRUCTION PROJECT" SHALL MEAN A CONSTRUCTION PROJECT PERFORMED UNDER THE APPROVED MASTER PLAN OF THE STATE UNIVERSI- TY; WITH RESPECT TO UNIVERSITY-RELATED ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS AUTHORIZED BY LAW PURSUANT TO SECTION THREE HUNDRED SEVENTY-TWO-A OF THIS ARTICLE INVOLVING THE CONSTRUCTION, ACQUISITION, RECONSTRUCTION, REHABILITATION OR IMPROVEMENT OF ACADEMIC BUILDINGS, DORMITORIES AND OTHER FACILITIES FOR WHICH THE TOTAL ESTIMATED COST OF THE CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT OR CONTRACTS TO THE FUND IS THREE MILLION DOLLARS OR MORE. § 2. Section 376 of the education law is amended by adding a new subdivision 11 to read as follows: 11. (A) EACH CONTRACT INVOLVING THE AWARDING OF A LARGE-SCALE CONSTRUCTION PROJECT SHALL REQUIRE THE USE OF A PROJECT LABOR AGREEMENT, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED TWENTY-TWO OF THE LABOR LAW, FOR ALL CONTRACTORS AND SUBCONTRACTORS ON THE PROJECT, CONSISTENT WITH PARAGRAPH (A) OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED TWENTY-TWO OF THE LABOR LAW. (B) (I) THE FUND MAY GRANT AN EXCEPTION FROM THE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS SUBDIVISION BY PROVIDING A SPECIFIC WRITTEN EXPLANATION OF WHY A PROJECT LABOR AGREEMENT WOULD NOT BE CONSISTENT WITH PARAGRAPH (A) OF SUBDIVI- SION TWO OF SECTION TWO HUNDRED TWENTY-TWO OF THE LABOR LAW, OR STATE COMPETITIVE BIDDING LAWS, AND WHY REQUIRING A PROJECT LABOR AGREEMENT ON EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD06964-03-3 S. 6050 2
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