New York State Amends Employee Notice at Time of Hiring Requirements

November 5, 2009

Effective October 26, 2009, New York employers must obtain a written acknowledgement from every new employee indicating he has been notified of his straight time rate of pay, overtime rate of pay and regular pay day. The new law applies to all employees hired on or after October 26, 2009 and amends Section 195(1) of the New York Labor Law. Governor David Paterson signed this law on July 28, 2009. View full article