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Legislative Update June 2021

Legislative Update June 2021

| June 23, 2021

The 2021 Legislative session ended on June 14, 2021 with action taken on several bills of importance to the Electrical Industry.  Read update here.

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2021 NYSEC Scholarship Award

2021 NYSEC Scholarship Award

| May 12, 2021

Since 1992 the State Association has been awarding an annual scholarship to help advance the educational pursuits of college bound students.  The scholarship award is $1,000 per year for a maximum award of $4,000. The scholarship application may be downloaded here.  Note that the deadline for filing the application is JUNE 30, 2021. Please circulate this […]

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Legislative Update April 2021

Legislative Update April 2021

| April 28, 2021

Overview of 2021-22 NYS Executive Budget and Significant Bills. View Here

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Legislative Update March 2021

Legislative Update March 2021

| April 6, 2021

A review of NYS Budget progress with bills of interest Here

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2021 OSHA POSTING

2021 OSHA POSTING

| January 26, 2021

OSHA requires firms with 11 or more employees to record injuries during the 2020 calendar year on the 300 log, and then post the summary form 300A for the period February 1 to April 30, 2021. Note that it is not necessary to record cases where only first-aid was rendered. If there were no injuries, […]

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Legislative Update January

Legislative Update January

| January 26, 2021

View the January 2021 Legislative Update Here

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Tsahas 2020 Scholarship Award Winner

Tsahas 2020 Scholarship Award Winner

| August 11, 2020

It is our pleasure to announce the 2020 NYSEC Scholarship is awarded to Mary Tsahas of member firm Tarasis Electric.  The award is $1,000 per year payable over a four-year period. Mary is a National Merit Commended Scholar and AP scholar with distinction and will begin her studies this fall in engineering at Princeton University. […]

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Legislative Update August 2020

Legislative Update August 2020

| August 11, 2020

The NYS Legislature reconvened virtually in special session.  Read update Here

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Workers Compensation Rate Revision 10/1/2020

Workers Compensation Rate Revision 10/1/2020

| August 4, 2020

The State of New York approved a slight increase in the rate for Code 5190 Electrical Wiring. Effective with policies renewing on or after October 1, 2020, the loss cost for code 5190 will increase 0.8% from 4.90 to 4.94. The loss cost rate, multiplied by a carrier loss cost multiplier yields the total rate charged by […]

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NYC Joins All Regions with Phase Four Opening

NYC Joins All Regions with Phase Four Opening

| June 3, 2020

NYC has now joined the other 9 regions in NYS for Phase 4 opening. For detailed information regarding re-opening protocols visit the NYS website here  

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