senate Bill S6438A

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Increases certain special accidental death benefits

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A9116 -


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 01, 2012 signed chap.285
Jul 20, 2012 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2012 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1359
substituted for s6438a
Jun 19, 2012 substituted by a9116a
ordered to third reading cal.1359
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 06, 2012 reported and committed to finance
Mar 06, 2012 print number 6438a
amend and recommit to local government
Feb 09, 2012 referred to local government

Votes

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Jun 19, 2012 - Rules committee Vote

S6438A
24
0
committee
24
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 6, 2012 - Local Government committee Vote

S6438A
8
0
committee
8
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Local Government Committee Vote: Jun 6, 2012

S6438 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9116A
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

S6438 - Summary

Increases certain special accidental death benefits paid to widows, widowers or the deceased member's children.

S6438 - Sponsor Memo

S6438 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6438

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 9, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

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 161 of the laws of 2011, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  c.  Commencing  July  first,  two thousand [eleven] TWELVE the special
accidental 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  esca-
lated  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                    [173.2%] 181.4%
          1978                             [165.2%] 173.2%
          1979                             [157.5%] 165.2%
          1980                             [150.0%] 157.5%
          1981                             [142.7%] 150.0%
          1982                             [135.7%] 142.7%
          1983                             [128.8%] 135.7%
          1984                             [122.1%] 128.8%
          1985                             [115.7%] 122.1%
          1986                             [109.4%] 115.7%
          1987                             [103.3%] 109.4%
          1988                              [97.4%] 103.3%
          1989                              [91.6%] 97.4%
          1990                              [86.0%] 91.6%
          1991                              [80.6%] 86.0%

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

S6438A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9116A
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

S6438A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases certain special accidental death benefits paid to widows, widowers or the deceased member's children.

S6438A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6438A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6438--A

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 9, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed  to  the  Committee  on  Local  Government  --
  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 161 of the laws of 2011, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  c.  Commencing  July  first,  two thousand [eleven] TWELVE the special
accidental 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  esca-
lated  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                    [173.2%] 181.4%
          1978                             [165.2%] 173.2%
          1979                             [157.5%] 165.2%
          1980                             [150.0%] 157.5%
          1981                             [142.7%] 150.0%
          1982                             [135.7%] 142.7%
          1983                             [128.8%] 135.7%
          1984                             [122.1%] 128.8%
          1985                             [115.7%] 122.1%
          1986                             [109.4%] 115.7%
          1987                             [103.3%] 109.4%
          1988                              [97.4%] 103.3%
          1989                              [91.6%] 97.4%

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

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