Bill Text: NY S04030 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Amended


Bill Title: Requires car wash workers in Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester counties and in a city with a population of one million or more to be paid the minimum wage without allowance for gratuities.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 27-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2019-06-06 - returned to senate [S04030 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S04030-Amended.html



                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________

                                         4030--A
            Cal. No. 639

                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                    IN SENATE

                                    February 25, 2019
                                       ___________

        Introduced  by  Sens. RAMOS, BAILEY, BENJAMIN, BIAGGI, CARLUCCI, COMRIE,
          GAUGHRAN, GIANARIS, GOUNARDES,  HARCKHAM,  HOYLMAN,  JACKSON,  KAPLAN,
          KRUEGER,  LIU,  METZGER,  MYRIE,  PARKER,  PERSAUD,  RIVERA,  SALAZAR,
          SANDERS, SEPULVEDA, SERRANO, SKOUFIS, STAVISKY, THOMAS --  read  twice
          and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee
          on  Labor  -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first
          and second report, ordered to a third  reading,  amended  and  ordered
          reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

        AN ACT to amend the labor law, in relation to the payment of the minimum
          wage to certain car wash workers

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

     1    Section 1. Section 651 of the labor law is amended  by  adding  a  new
     2  subdivision 10 to read as follows:
     3    10.  "Car wash worker" means any employee in Nassau, Suffolk, or West-
     4  chester county or in a city with a population of  one  million  or  more
     5  primarily engaged in the washing, vacuuming or general cleaning of motor
     6  vehicles.  "Car wash worker" shall not include volunteers engaged in the
     7  washing of cars for fundraising or other charitable purpose.
     8    § 2. Section 652 of the labor law is amended by adding a new  subdivi-
     9  sion 7 to read as follows:
    10    7.  Notwithstanding  any  provision  of  this  article relating to the
    11  inclusion of an allowance for gratuities in  the  determination  of  the
    12  minimum  wage,  an employee who is a car wash worker in Nassau, Suffolk,
    13  or Westchester county or in a city with a population of one  million  or
    14  more shall receive the minimum wage set forth in subdivision one of this
    15  section with no such allowance for gratuities.
    16    §  3.  This  act shall take effect on the thirtieth day after it shall
    17  have become a law.

         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD09985-06-9
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