|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 18, 2010||reported referred to ways and means|
|Jan 06, 2010||referred to governmental employees|
|Jan 15, 2009||referred to governmental employees|
assembly Bill A2340
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Assembly Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
A2340 (ACTIVE) - Details
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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