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A02750 Summary:

COSPNSRBronson, D'Urso, Lifton, Mosley, Reyes, Colton, Sayegh, Perry, Simon, Rodriguez, Cruz, Glick, Dinowitz, Epstein, Englebright, Gottfried, Griffin, Jaffee, Fall, De La Rosa, Pretlow, Jean-Pierre, Abinanti, Arroyo, Ortiz, Aubry, Crespo, DeStefano, O'Donnell, Blake, Hevesi, Cook, Rivera, Williams, Wright, Richardson, Steck, Fernandez, Rosenthal L, Hyndman, Cahill, Weprin, Benedetto, Simotas, Carroll, Miller MG, Rosenthal D, Niou, DenDekker, Lavine, Barron, Ramos, Seawright, Barnwell, Lawrence, Darling
Amd §§701, 161, 160, 220, 511, 564, 651 & 674, add §163-a, Lab L; amd §225, Pub Health L; amd §§3, 51, 120 & 201, add §110-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 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; 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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