Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced a three-way agreement with the Legislature on a bill guaranteeing job protection and pay for New Yorkers who have been quarantined as a result of novel coronavirus, or COVID-19. The program bill also includes the permanent comprehensive paid sick leave policy first advanced in the Governor's FY 2021 Executive Budget proposal.
Due to the possible threat of the COVID-19/Coronavirus, we are taking precautions to avoid exposure and the spread of this virus. Therefore, we are postponing the General Membership Meeting scheduled for Thursday March 19.
By-Law amendments will be voted on at the next scheduled General Membership Meeting at a date and location to be determined and announced at a later date.
As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to affect communities across the globe, CWA leaders are engaging with employers to ensure that they are providing CWA members with comprehensive safety and prevention measures in an environment that encourages open and free communication without fear of reprisal or negative impacts on pay or continued employment.
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There is a new program for management and non union employees called "Stock Together".
As a result of this new program, the Company notified us that the Discretionary Contribution program is no longer going to be paid out to managers.
This is important because Discretionary Contributions are part of the 2012 MOU.