assembly Bill A2340

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Makes provisions for payment to peace officers employed by the division of parole for salary and medical expenses while subject to sickness

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May 18, 2010 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 06, 2010 referred to governmental employees
Jan 15, 2009 referred to governmental employees

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A2340 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง209-c, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A2391
2013-2014: A5899
2015-2016: A7784
2017-2018: A1644

A2340 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that peace officers employed by the division of parole who suffer an employment related illness shall receive their salary and medical expenses until disability has ceased; makes related provisions including provision for monitoring by state health authorities and for transfer of such peace officer to duties he or she can perform with consent.

A2340 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  2340

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 15, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. McENENY -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. ABBATE,
  BOYLAND,  CLARK,  COOK,  EDDINGTON,  PHEFFER,  TOWNS  -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Governmental Employees

AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to  compensation  and
  medical expenses of certain injured state employees

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The state finance law is amended by adding  a  new  section
209-c to read as follows:
  S  209-C.  PAYMENT  OF SALARY, WAGES, MEDICAL AND HOSPITAL EXPENSES OF
PEACE OFFICERS EMPLOYED IN THE STATE DIVISION OF PAROLE WITH INJURIES OR
ILLNESS INCURRED IN THE PERFORMANCE OF  DUTIES.  1.  ANY  PEACE  OFFICER
EMPLOYED  IN  THE STATE DIVISION OF PAROLE (HEREINAFTER REFERRED TO AS A
"PEACE OFFICER") WHO IS INJURED IN THE PERFORMANCE OF HIS OR HER  DUTIES
OR WHO IS TAKEN SICK AS A RESULT OF THE PERFORMANCE OF HIS OR HER DUTIES
SO AS TO NECESSITATE MEDICAL OR OTHER LAWFUL REMEDIAL TREATMENT SHALL BE
PAID  BY THE STATE THE FULL AMOUNT OF HIS OR HER REGULAR SALARY OR WAGES
UNTIL HIS OR HER DISABILITY ARISING THEREFROM HAS CEASED, AND, IN  ADDI-
TION  THE  STATE  SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ALL MEDICAL TREATMENT AND HOSPITAL
CARE NECESSITATED BY REASON OF SUCH INJURY OR ILLNESS. PROVIDED,  HOWEV-
ER,  AND  NOTWITHSTANDING  THE FOREGOING PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION, THE
STATE HEALTH AUTHORITIES OR ANY PHYSICIAN APPOINTED FOR THE  PURPOSE  BY
THE STATE, AFTER A DETERMINATION HAS FIRST BEEN MADE THAT SUCH INJURY OR
SICKNESS  WAS  INCURRED  DURING,  OR  RESULTED FROM, SUCH PERFORMANCE OF
DUTY, MAY ATTEND ANY SUCH INJURED OR SICK PEACE OFFICER,  FROM  TIME  TO
TIME, FOR THE PURPOSE OF PROVIDING MEDICAL, SURGICAL OR OTHER TREATMENT,
OR  FOR  MAKING INSPECTIONS AND THE STATE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR SALARY
OR WAGES PAYABLE TO SUCH PEACE OFFICER,  OR  FOR  THE  COST  OF  MEDICAL
TREATMENT  OR  HOSPITAL  CARE  FURNISHED  AFTER SUCH DATE AS SUCH HEALTH
AUTHORITIES OR PHYSICIAN SHALL CERTIFY THAT SUCH INJURED OR  SICK  PEACE
OFFICER HAS RECOVERED AND IS PHYSICALLY ABLE TO PERFORM HIS OR HER REGU-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00490-01-9

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