senate Bill S2343A

Signed By Governor
2009-2010 Legislative Session

Increases certain special accidental death benefits for surviving spouses and children of certain police and fire personnel

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 11, 2009 signed chap.305
Jul 31, 2009 delivered to governor
Jul 16, 2009 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.897
substituted for s2343a
Jul 16, 2009 substituted by a4905a
Jul 15, 2009 ordered to third reading cal.897
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 04, 2009 print number 2343a
amend and recommit to finance
Feb 24, 2009 reported and committed to finance
Feb 18, 2009 referred to civil service and pensions

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S2343 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4905A
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

S2343 - Summary

Increases the salary used in the computation of the special accidental death benefit in cases where the date of death was before 2009; applies to surviving spouse and child benefits of certain police and fire personnel.

S2343 - Sponsor Memo

S2343 - Bill Text download pdf

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S2343A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4905A
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

S2343A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the salary used in the computation of the special accidental death benefit in cases where the date of death was before 2009; applies to surviving spouse and child benefits of certain police and fire personnel.

S2343A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2343A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2343--A

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 18, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. SAVINO, ADDABBO, DIAZ, MONSERRATE, ONORATO -- read
  twice and ordered printed, and when printed to  be  committed  to  the
  Committee  on  Civil  Service  and Pensions -- reported favorably from
  said committee and committed to the Committee on Finance --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the general municipal law and the retirement and social
  security law, in relation to  increasing  certain  special  accidental
  death benefits

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

  Section 1. Subdivision c of section 208-f  of  the  general  municipal
law, as amended by chapter 76 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as
follows:
  c.  Commencing July first, two thousand [eight] NINE the special acci-
dental death benefit paid to a widow or widower or the deceased member's
children under the age of eighteen or, if a student, under  the  age  of
twenty-three,  if  the  widow or widower has died, shall be escalated by
adding thereto an additional percentage of the salary  of  the  deceased
member  (as  increased  pursuant  to  subdivision  b of this section) in
accordance with the following schedule:
     calendar year of death
     of the deceased member              per centum
          1977 or prior                    [150.0%] 157.5%
          1978                             [142.7%] 150.0%
          1979                             [135.7%] 142.7%
          1980                             [128.8%] 135.7%
          1981                             [122.1%] 128.8%
          1982                             [115.7%] 122.1%
          1983                             [109.4%] 115.7%
          1984                             [103.3%] 109.4%

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07040-04-9

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