New York State AFL-CIO Legislative Memos

ON SENATE LABOR AGENDA 2/1/2022 

MANDATORY OVERTIME VIOLATIONS AGAINST NURSES 

S1997A Jackson/A286A Gunther 

INCLUDE LABOR STANDARDS IN BROWNFIELD DEVELOPMENT 

Part U and Part LL of A9008/S8008 

ON SENATE LABOR AGENDA 2/1/2022 

PROHIBIT MANDATORY OVERTIME FOR HOME CARE NURSES 

S4885A Savino/A181A Gunther 

S1904 Gaughran

The New York State AFL-CIO, representing 2.5 million union workers and their families, as well as our retirees and their families opposes the above-referenced legislation.

S1720 Ramos

The New York State AFL-CIO, representing 2.5 million union workers and their families, as well as our retirees and their families, supports the above-referenced legislation.

S1721 Ramos/A1327 Crespo

The New York State AFL-CIO, representing 2.5 million union workers and their families, as well as our retirees and their families, supports the above-referenced legislation.

S1250 Sepulveda/A782 De La Rosa, et al

The New York State AFL-CIO, representing 2.5 million union workers and their families, as well as our retirees and their families, supports the above-referenced legislation.

This legislation creates the New York DREAM Fund Commission and extends opportunities for certain undocumented students to attend college. It also expands State financial aid eligibility and provides greater access to the New York State 529 family tuition savings account program.

A783 Benedetto, et al/S1262 Mayer

The New York State AFL-CIO, representing 2.5 million union workers and their families, as well as our retirees and their families, supports the above referenced legislation.

S660 Metzger/A584 Jaffee, et al

The New York State AFL-CIO, representing 2.5 million union workers and their families, as well as our retirees and their families, supports the above-referenced legislation.

This legislation would prohibit an employer from taking adverse employment action because an employee or a dependent made a reproductive health decision that conflicts with the employer’s personal beliefs.

S1049 Comrie, et al/A778 Vanel, et al

The New York State AFL-CIO, representing 2.5 million union members and their families, as well as our retirees and their families, supports the above referenced legislation.

This bill would amend the New York State Constitution to remove limitations access to absentee ballot voting in primary and general elections. This will increase voter participation and make it easier for individuals to vote.

A486 Rosenthal L, et al/S2844 Ramos

The New York State AFL-CIO, representing 2.5 million union workers and their families, as well as our retirees and their families, supports the above-referenced legislation.