|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 18, 2012||signed chap.138|
|Jul 06, 2012||delivered to governor|
|Jun 21, 2012||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.1005
substituted for s6566
|Jun 21, 2012||substituted by a9432|
|Jun 06, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|Jun 05, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|Jun 04, 2012||1st report cal.1005|
|Feb 28, 2012||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S6566Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status Via A9432 - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S6566 - Details
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S6566 - Summary
Authorize Paul Liberatore to apply for retroactive membership in the New York state and local police and fire retirement system.
S6566 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S6566 TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize Paul Liberatore to apply for retroactive membership in the New York state and local police and fire retirement system PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To allow a fire fighter employed by the Hartsdale fire district to enroll in the optional twenty-year retirement plan. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill authorizes the Hartsdale fire district to offer retroactive membership in the optional twenty-year retirement plan to Paul Liberatore, a fire fighter in the Hartsdale fire district. Section 2 of the bill specifies that past service costs incurred by membership authorized by this legislation shall be borne by the Hartsdale Fire District. Section 3 of the bill is the effective date. JUSTIFICATION: For reasons not ascribable to his own negligence, Hartsdale fire district fire fighter Paul Liberatore failed to make a timely application to participate in the optional twenty-year retirement
S6566 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6566 I N S E N A T E February 28, 2012 ___________ Introduced by Sen. STEWART-COUSINS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions AN ACT to authorize Paul Liberatore to apply for retroactive membership in the New York state and local police and fire retirement system THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Notwithstanding any inconsistent provision of law, the fire district of Hartsdale in the town of Greenburgh, county of Westchester, a participating employer in the New York state and local police and fire retirement system, which has elected to offer the optional twenty year retirement plan, established pursuant to section 384-d of the retirement and social security law, and the additional pension benefits to members of such plan, established pursuant to section 384-e of the retirement and social security law, to firefighters employed by such town, is here- by authorized to make retroactive membership in such plan available to Paul Liberatore, a firefighter with the Hartsdale fire district, employed by the Hartsdale fire district, who, for reasons not ascribable to his own negligence failed to make a timely application to participate in such optional twenty year retirement plan and the additional pension benefits therefor. The Hartsdale fire district may so elect by filing with the state comptroller, on or before December 31, 2012, a resolution of its governing body together with certification that such firefighter did not bar himself from participation in such retirement plan as a result of his own negligence. Thereafter, such firefighter may elect to be covered by the provisions of sections 384-d and 384-e of the retire- ment and social security law, and shall be entitled to the full rights and benefits associated with coverage under such sections, by filing a request to that effect with the state comptroller on or before June 30, 2013. S 2. Any past service costs incurred by operation of the provision of this act shall be borne by the Hartsdale fire district. S 3. This act shall take effect immediately. FISCAL NOTE.--Pursuant to Legislative Law, Section 50: EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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