Bill Text: NY A06772 | 2021-2022 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Relates to workforce opportunity data transparency.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2021-05-19 - substituted by s2802 [A06772 Detail]

Download: New_York-2021-A06772-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK


                               2021-2022 Regular Sessions

                   IN ASSEMBLY

                                     March 30, 2021

        Introduced by M. of A. JOYNER -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Labor

        AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to workforce opportunity data

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section 1. The labor law is amended by adding a  new  section  854  to
     2  read as follows:
     3    § 854. Quarterly work opportunity tax credit reporting. The department
     4  shall  make available on its website certain statistical information and
     5  target group eligibility information relating to  work  opportunity  tax
     6  credit  certifications  approved  by the department made pursuant to the
     7  federal Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of  2015  (Pub.  L.  No.
     8  114-113)(PATH  Act).  The  information  relating  to  each certification
     9  issued by the department that shall be disclosed includes the  employer,
    10  starting  wage,  target  group,  and position information as reported by
    11  employers to the department on employer applications  for  certification
    12  pursuant to the PATH Act. The department shall make available the infor-
    13  mation  required  to  be  disclosed by this section no later than ninety
    14  days after the effective date of this  section  and  shall  update  such
    15  information every three months thereafter.
    16    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.