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December 2014
In today’s Leader-Herald, the editorial board writes in strong support for Scaffold Law reform. If Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state Legislature want to show New York state is open for business, one way would be to reform the Scaffold Law. The Scaffold Law, also known as state Labor Law 240, was enacted in 1885...
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In today’s Time Warner News, Karen Tararache The president of the Empire Center for Public Policy, E. J. McMahon said, “Sometime in the next few years the thruway will be raising tolls. In all likelihood that is pretty clear by looking at their finances.” But what you may not know yet is the proposed 2015...
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In today’s Leader-Herald, Jason Subik covers a recent meeting of the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce, where LRANY Executive Director Tom Stebbins called for reform of the Scaffold Law. Mike Peters has owned a roofing business for 20 years, but until Thursday he’d never heard of New York state’s “Scaffold Law.” He was, however,...
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