senate Bill S6581

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Authorizes Lois J. Reid to apply for ordinary disability retirement benefits

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 21, 2012 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1467
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 29, 2012 referred to civil service and pensions

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S6581 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9635
Law Section:
Retirement

S6581 - Summary

Authorizes Lois J. Reid to apply for ordinary disability retirement benefits.

S6581 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6581

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 29, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GRISANTI, MAZIARZ -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and
  Pensions

AN  ACT  to  authorize  Lois  J.  Reid  to apply for ordinary disability
  retirement benefits from the  New  York  state  and  local  employees'
  retirement system

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, Lois  J.  Reid,
who  was  employed  by the Erie County Youth Board on March 6, 1970, and
who was employed by the New York state department of social services  on
May  16,  1985,  was a member of the New York state and local employees'
retirement system for  approximately  17.5  years,  was  diagnosed  with
chronic  fatigue  syndrome  in 1990, which is a symptom of mitochondrial
disease, of which was diagnosed on March 1, 2011,  and  which  was  only
recently identified by the medical community, was declared to be totally
and  permanently  disabled  by  the  New York state department of social
services in 1990, and who was declared to  be  totally  and  permanently
disabled  by  the  United  States  social security administration in the
early 1990s, and who was denied ordinary disability retirement benefits,
shall be entitled to collect  ordinary  disability  retirement  benefits
from  the New York state and local employees' retirement system covering
the period from June 19, 1992 through March 1, 2003 if, within one  year
of  the  effective date of this act, she shall file a written request to
that effect with the state comptroller. All retirement benefits  payable
pursuant to the provisions of this act shall be paid to Lois J. Reid.
  S 2. All costs associated with the implementation of this act shall be
borne by the state.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
  FISCAL NOTE.--Pursuant to Legislative Law, Section 50:
  This bill will grant temporary ordinary disability retirement benefits
to  Lois  J.  Read, a retiree of the New York State and Local Employees'
Retirement System, for the period from June 19, 1992  through  March  1,
2003.

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

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