senate Bill S2776A

Signed By Governor
2009-2010 Legislative Session

Provides that certain workers' compensation payments shall be made in one lump sum without commutation to a present value amount

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

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 26, 2009 signed chap.351
Aug 14, 2009 delivered to governor
Jul 16, 2009 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.512
substituted for s2776b
Jul 16, 2009 substituted by a2021b
Jun 03, 2009 advanced to third reading
Jun 02, 2009 2nd report cal.
amended 2776b
Jun 01, 2009 1st report cal.512
May 26, 2009 print number 2776a
amend and recommit to labor
Mar 02, 2009 referred to labor

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S2776 - Details

S2776 - Summary

Provides that certain workers' compensation payments shall be made in one lump sum without commutation to a present value amount.

S2776 - Sponsor Memo

S2776 - Bill Text download pdf

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S2776A - Details

S2776A - Summary

Provides that certain workers' compensation payments shall be made in one lump sum without commutation to a present value amount.

S2776A - Sponsor Memo

S2776A - Bill Text download pdf

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S2776B (ACTIVE) - Details

S2776B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that certain workers' compensation payments shall be made in one lump sum without commutation to a present value amount.

S2776B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2776B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2776--B
    Cal. No. 512

                       2009-2010 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              March 2, 2009
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. ONORATO, PERKINS, SAVINO -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Labor --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted  to said committee -- reported favorably from said commit-
  tee, ordered to first report, amended on first report,  ordered  to  a
  second  report and ordered reprinted, retaining its place in the order
  of second report

AN ACT to amend the  workers'  compensation  law,  in  relation  to  the
  payment of compensation

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of subdivision 1 of section 25 of  the  work-
ers' compensation law, as amended by chapter 635 of the laws of 1996, is
amended to read as follows:
  (b)  The  first  payment of compensation shall become due on the four-
teenth day of disability on which date or within  four  days  thereafter
all  compensation  then  due shall be paid, and the compensation payable
bi-weekly thereafter; but the board may determine that any payments  may
be  made  monthly  or at any other period, as it may deem advisable.  AN
AWARD OF COMPENSATION PAYABLE FOR  PERMANENT  PARTIAL  DISABILITY  UNDER
PARAGRAPHS  A  THROUGH  T,  INCLUSIVE,  OF  SUBDIVISION THREE OF SECTION
FIFTEEN OF THIS ARTICLE, SHALL BE  PAYABLE  IN  ONE  LUMP  SUM,  WITHOUT
COMMUTATION TO PRESENT VALUE UPON THE REQUEST OF THE INJURED EMPLOYEE.
  S  2.  Paragraph  u  of  subdivision  3  of section 15 of the workers'
compensation law, as added by chapter  301  of  the  laws  of  1929,  is
amended to read as follows:
  u.  Total  or  partial  loss or loss of use of more than one member or
parts of members. In any case in which there shall be a loss or loss  of
use  of  more than one member or parts of more than one member set forth
in paragraphs a [to] THROUGH t, [both] inclusive, of  this  subdivision,
but  not  amounting to permanent total disability, the board shall award

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

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