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S02247 Summary:

BILL NO    S02247B

SAME AS    SAME AS A01867-B

SPONSOR    ONORATO

COSPNSR    BRESLIN, ADAMS, ADDABBO, DIAZ, DUANE, ESPADA, HASSELL-THOMPSON,
           HUNTLEY, JOHNSON C, KLEIN, KRUEGER, MARCELLINO, MONTGOMERY,
           OPPENHEIMER, PADAVAN, PARKER, PERALTA, PERKINS, ROBACH, SAMPSON,
           SAVINO, SCHNEIDERMAN, SERRANO, SQUADRON, STAVISKY, STEWART-COUSINS,
           THOMPSON, ADAMS

MLTSPNSR   

Amd SS2, 161, 564, 674 & 701, add SS163-a, 704-b & 719, Lab L; amd S225, Pub
Health L; amd SS51, 120 & 201, add S110-b, Work Comp L

Enacts the farmworkers fair labor practices act: grants collective bargaining
rights to farm laborers; requires employers of farm laborers to allow at least
24 consecutive hours of rest each week; provides for a 10 hour work day for
farm laborers; requires overtime rate at one and one-half times normal rate;
makes provisions of unemployment insurance law applicable to farm laborers;
provides sanitary code shall apply to all farm and food processing labor camps
intended to house migrant workers, regardless of the number of occupants;
provides for eligibility of farm laborers for workers' compensation benefits;
requires employers of farm laborers to provide such farm laborers with claim
forms for workers' compensation claims under certain conditions; requires
reporting of injuries to employers of farmworkers.
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