In a concession to upstate lawmakers and businesses, the minimum wage there will not rise to until a study is conducted by the state and a new indexed schedule is set.
Notably, the bill also mandates an increase in the minimum wage for tipped food service workers.
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Effective December 31, 2014, people in these positions are mandated to report child abuse: When you suspect child abuse, the law requires you to immediately make an oral report of suspected child abuse via the Statewide toll-free telephone number Child Line at 1-800-932-0313.
New York will gradually raise its minimum wage to an hour for most workers and become the first state to require that employees receive 12 weeks of paid family leave under a bill signed by Governor Andrew Cuomo on April 4, 2016.
An unfunded mandate is a statute or regulation that requires a state or local government to perform certain actions, with no money provided for fulfilling the requirements.
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New York’s minimum wage rate will increase over the next several years, but at different rates depending on the area of the state where the employee works.
Workers in New York City employed by a business with at least 11 workers will see the minimum wage rise to per hour at the end of the year, with another increase each year after to reach the minimum wage by the end of 2018.