senate Bill S838

2023-2024 Legislative Session

Clarifies provisions related to a registration system for contractors and subcontractors engaged in public work and covered projects

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 24, 2023 referred to labor
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 09, 2023 ordered to third reading cal.47
Jan 06, 2023 referred to rules

S838 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A984
Current Committee:
Assembly Labor
Law Section:
Labor Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §220-i, Lab L; amd §2, Chap of 2022 (as proposed in S.5994-C & A.1338-C)

S838 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Clarifies provisions related to a registration system for contractors and subcontractors engaged in public work and covered projects.

S838 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S838 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    838
 
                        2023-2024 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              January 6, 2023
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  RYAN  --  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  clarifying  provisions
   related  to  a  registration system for contractors and subcontractors
   engaged in public work and covered projects; and to amend a chapter of
   the laws of 2022 amending the labor law  relating  to  establishing  a
   registration  system  for  contractors  and  subcontractors engaged in
   public work and covered projects in order to better  enforce  existing
   labor  laws  and regulations in the public works industry, as proposed
   in legislative bills numbers S.  5994-C and A. 1338-C, in relation  to
   the effectiveness thereof
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivisions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 of section  220-i  of  the
 labor  law, as added by a chapter of the laws of 2022 amending the labor
 law relating to establishing a registration system for  contractors  and
 subcontractors  engaged  in public work and covered projects in order to
 better enforce existing labor laws and regulations in the  public  works
 industry,  as  proposed  in  legislative  bills numbers S. 5994-C and A.
 1338-C, are amended to read as follows:
   1. As used in this section:
   a. "Contractor" means any [contractor or subcontractor] ENTITY  enter-
 ing into a contract to perform construction, demolition, reconstruction,
 excavation,  rehabilitation,  repair,  installation,  renovation, alter-
 ation, or custom fabrication, which is subject to the provisions of this
 article.
   b. ["Bureau" means the department's bureau of public  works]  "SUBCON-
 TRACTOR"  MEANS  ANY  ENTITY SUBCONTRACTING WITH A CONTRACTOR TO PERFORM
 CONSTRUCTION, DEMOLITION,  RECONSTRUCTION,  EXCAVATION,  REHABILITATION,
 REPAIR,  INSTALLATION,  RENOVATION,  ALTERATION,  OR CUSTOM FABRICATION,
 WHICH IS SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ARTICLE.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD04023-01-3

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