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Changes to NYS regulations governing wages and tips of workers in the restaurant and hotel industries
Wage Board Files its Report & Recommendations

Albany, NY (September 25, 2009) - The 2009 Wage Board has submitted its report and recommendations to the Commissioner of Labor. This concludes more than five months of research, public hearings, oral and written testimony, and deliberations. A copy of the report and recommendations may be obtained from:

NYS Department of Labor
Attn: Jean Lindholm
Building 12, Room 185B
Harriman State Office Campus
Albany, New York 12240
Phone (518) 485-7531 or e-mail

The report and recommendations are advisory only. The Commissioner may, by order, accept or reject the Board’s report and recommendations, and may, if she deems it appropriate, modify the regulations recommended by the Board.

Section 656 of the NYS Labor Law gives members of the public 15 days after the publication of this notice to file any objections to the report and recommendations with the Commissioner. Such objections may be filed at the address above.