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A07207 Summary:

COSPNSRSilver, Luster, Green, Ortiz, Hoyt, John, Eddington
MLTSPNSRAbbate, Boyland, Clark, Cohen A, Cohen M, Colton, Cook, Cymbrowitz, Davis, Diaz, DiNapoli,Dinowitz, Espaillat, Eve, Farrell, Galef, Glick, Gottfried, Grannis, Greene, Heastie, Hooper,Jacobs, Kaufman, Lavelle, Levy, Markey, Matusow, Mayersohn, McEneny, Millman, Perry, Pheffer,Rivera P, Sanders, Scarborough, Seddio, Sidikman, Stringer, Sullivan E, Sweeney, Tocci, Weinstein,Weisenberg, Wright
Amd Lab L, generally; amd S225, Pub Health L; add SS51-a & 110-b, amd SS3, 120 & 201, 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 an 8 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; defines "work agreement" and mandates use thereof; 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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