Bill Text: NY S05087 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Includes public employment in wage payment provisions.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-04-08 - REFERRED TO LABOR [S05087 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S05087-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                      April 8, 2019
        Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor
        AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to including  public  employ-
          ment in wage payment provisions
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 190 of the labor law,  as  amended
     2  by chapter 281 of the laws of 2002, is amended to read as follows:
     3    3.  "Employer"  includes  any  person,  corporation, limited liability
     4  company, or association employing  any  individual  in  any  occupation,
     5  industry,  trade,  business  or service. The term "employer" shall [not]
     6  include  [a  governmental  agency]  counties,  towns,  villages,  school
     7  districts, and any other municipal corporations or public authorities.
     8    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.