assembly Bill A5048A

2009-2010 Legislative Session

Provides for payment of bonuses to veterans of the Korean war

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 06, 2010 referred to veterans' affairs
May 26, 2009 reported referred to ways and means
May 04, 2009 print number 5048a
May 04, 2009 amend and recommit to veterans' affairs
Mar 26, 2009 opinion referred to judiciary
Feb 13, 2009 to attorney-general for opinion
Feb 10, 2009 referred to veterans' affairs

A5048 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4047
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 7 §18, Constn
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A36, S45
2013-2014: A134, S179
2015-2016: A7921, S194
2017-2018: A6174, S3653, S7029
2019-2020: S1685
2021-2022: S1342

A5048 - Summary

Provides for payment of bonuses to veterans of the Korean war.

A5048 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5048

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 10, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. CUSICK -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Veterans' Affairs

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing  an  amendment to section 18 of article 7 of the constitution,
  in relation to providing for payment of  bonuses  to  members  of  the
  armed  forces  from  this  state  for service during the period of the
  Korean war

  Section 1.  Resolved (if the Senate concur), That section 18 of  arti-
cle 7 of the constitution be amended to read as follows:
  S  18.  1. The legislature may authorize by law the creation of a debt
or debts of the state to provide for the payment of a bonus to each male
and female member of the armed forces of the United States, still in the
armed forces, or separated or discharged under honorable conditions, for
service while on active duty with the armed forces at  any  time  during
the  period  from  December  seventh,  nineteen hundred forty-one to and
including September second,  nineteen  hundred  forty-five,  who  was  a
resident  of  this state for a period of at least six months immediately
prior to his or her enlistment, induction or call to active duty.    The
law  authorizing  the  creation of the debt shall provide for payment of
such bonus to the next of kin of each male  and  female  member  of  the
armed  forces  who, having been a resident of this state for a period of
six months immediately prior to his or her enlistment, induction or call
to active duty, died while on active duty at any time during the  period
from  December  seventh,  nineteen  hundred  forty-one  to and including
September second, nineteen hundred forty-five;  or  who  died  while  on
active duty subsequent to September second, nineteen hundred forty-five,
or  after his or her separation or discharge under honorable conditions,
prior to receiving payment of such  bonus.    An  apportionment  of  the
moneys on the basis of the periods and places of service of such members
of the armed forces shall be provided by general laws.
  2.  THE LEGISLATURE MAY ALSO AUTHORIZE THE CREATION OF A DEBT OR DEBTS
OF THE STATE TO PROVIDE FOR THE PAYMENT OF A  BONUS  TO  EACH  MALE  AND

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

A5048A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S4047
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 7 §18, Constn
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A36, S45
2013-2014: A134, S179
2015-2016: A7921, S194
2017-2018: A6174, S3653, S7029
2019-2020: S1685
2021-2022: S1342

A5048A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for payment of bonuses to veterans of the Korean war.

A5048A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5048--A

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 10, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. CUSICK -- Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. PHEFFER
  -- read once and referred to the Committee  on  Veterans'  Affairs  --
  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and
  recommitted to said committee

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing an amendment to section 18 of article 7 of  the  constitution,
  in  relation  to  providing  for  payment of bonuses to members of the
  armed forces from this state for service  during  the  period  of  the
  Korean war

  Section 1. RESOLVED (if the Senate concur), That section 18 of article
7 of the constitution be amended to read as follows:
  S  18. (A) The legislature may authorize by law the creation of a debt
or debts of the state to provide for the payment of a bonus to each male
and female member of the armed forces of the United States, still in the
armed forces, or separated or discharged under honorable conditions, for
service while on active duty with the armed forces at  any  time  during
the  period  from  December  seventh,  nineteen hundred forty-one to and
including September second, nineteen hundred forty-five, who was a resi-
dent of this state for a period of at least six months immediately prior
to his or her enlistment, induction or call  to  active  duty.  The  law
authorizing  the  creation of the debt shall provide for payment of such
bonus to the next of kin of each male and female  member  of  the  armed
forces  who,  having  been  a resident of this state for a period of six
months immediately prior to his or her enlistment, induction or call  to
active  duty,  died  while  on active duty at any time during the period
from December seventh,  nineteen  hundred  forty-one  to  and  including
September  second,  nineteen  hundred  forty-five;  or who died while on
active duty subsequent to September second, nineteen hundred forty-five,
or after his or her separation or discharge under honorable  conditions,
prior to receiving payment of such bonus. An apportionment of the moneys
on the basis of the periods and places of service of such members of the
armed forces shall be provided by general laws.

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