senate Bill S6998

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Legalizes, validates, ratifies and confirms the Penn Yan fire department length of service award program

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Jun 20, 2012 referred to local governments
delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
ordered to third reading cal.1414
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 20, 2012 referred to local government


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S6998 - Details

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S6998 - Summary

Legalizes, validates, ratifies and confirms the Penn Yan fire department length of service award program.

S6998 - Sponsor Memo

S6998 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 20, 2012

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

AN ACT to legalize, validate, ratify  and  confirm  the  Penn  Yan  fire
  department length of service award program


  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, all proceedings
and actions taken by the village  of  Penn  Yan,  county  of  Yates,  in
relation  to the creating a length of service award program for the Penn
Yan fire department in 1999 pursuant to  article  11-A  of  the  general
municipal  law,  including the adoption of a point system whereby volun-
teer firefighters may participate in  various  activities  of  the  fire
department  during  the  course  of  a  year in order to earn sufficient
points to be credited with a year of service toward qualifying benefits,
are hereby legalized, validated, ratified and confirmed.
  S 2. The Penn Yan fire department  length  of  service  award  program
described  in  section  one  of this act shall be deemed to have been in
full force and effect on and after January 1, 1999, and volunteer  fire-
fighters  participating  in such service award program during the period
beginning January 1, 1999 and ending December 31, 2011 shall be credited
with points for participation in activities of such fire  department  in
accordance with the point system adopted by the village of Penn Yan.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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