• New York

    New York

    IssueStatusNotes 
    AB 721 - Requires motor carriers to provide overtime pay to their employees.01/03/2018 Failed to advance.Carried-over from 2017. Companion to SB 340.
    AB 2223 - Authorizes study to determine the feasibility of expanding freight railroad service within the state.01/03/2018 Failed to advance.Carried-over from 2017.
    AB 3270 - Amends the Waterfront Commission Act. Empowers the Commission to accept applications in the longshoremen's register.01/03/2018 Failed to advance.Carried-over from 2017. Companion to SB 3312.
    SB 340 - Requires motor carriers to provide overtime pay to their employees.01/03/2018 Failed to advance.Carried over from 2017. Companion SB 721.
    SB 3312 - Amends the Waterfront Commission Act. Empowers the Commission to accept applications in the longshoremen's register.01/03/2018 Failed to advance.Carried-over from 2017. Companion to AB 3270.
    SB 3710 - Prohibits charges on import and export cargo leaving any marine facility owned or operated by the port authority.01/03/2018 Failed to advance.Carried-over from 2017.
    SB 8917 - Empowers state police to patrol the Port of New York waterfront and dissolves the waterfront commission.06/04/2018 Introduced and referred to Senate Committee on Rules.No further action at this time.
  • Alaska

    Alaska

    IssueStatusNotes 
    HB 79 - Defines independent contractor and excludes from workers' compensation coverage, and provides penalty for misclassification of employee.08/27/2018 Signed into law by Governor.
    SB 40 - Defines independent contractor and excludes from workers' compensation coverage, and provides penalty for misclassification of employee.02/28/2017 Heard and held in Senate Committee on Commerce and Labor.
  • California

    California

    IssueStatusNotes 
    AB 1 - Allocates funds from increased diesel fuel excise tax for trade corridor improvement projects.01/31/2018 Died.Died.
    AB 734 - Authorizes an infrastructure financing district within the City of Oakland to finance public capital facilities or projects that include freight rail.06/13/2017 In committee: Set, first hearing. Hearing canceled at the request of author.This bill has been amended and is no longer relevant to IANA. Carried-over from 2017.
    AB 1561 - Authorizes local agencies to establish an authority for an infrastructure fund and financing inland port infrastructure.09/10/2018 Approved by the Governor.Effective 1/1/2019.
    AB 3015 - Concerns the development of transportation infrastructure to support the introduction of intermodal zero-emissions cargo handling equipment at California seaports and rail yards.05/25/2018 Held under submission in the Assembly Committee on Appropriations.No further action at this time.
    AB 3079 - Creates the California Port Efficiency Program (CPEP) to improve efficiency of port operations.05/25/2018 Held under submission in the Assembly Committee on Appropriations.No further action at this time.
    SB 1402 - Requires joint and several liability for customers who contract with port drayage services who have unpaid wage, tax and workers’ compensation liability.09/22/2018 Approved by Governor.Effective 1/1/2019.