|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 18, 2012||signed chap.161|
|Jul 06, 2012||delivered to governor|
|Jun 21, 2012||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.1011
substituted for s7146
|Jun 21, 2012||substituted by a9998|
|Jun 06, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|Jun 05, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|Jun 04, 2012||1st report cal.1011|
|May 01, 2012||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S7146Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status Via A9998 - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S7146 - Details
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S7146 - Summary
Authorizes Casey Wall to participate in the optional 20 year retirement for police officers.
S7146 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S7146 TITLE OF BILL: An act in relation to authorizing Casey Wall to participate in the optional 20 year retirement plan for police officers PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to allow Casey Wall the opportunity to make a timely and effective election to change his retirement status from Tier III where he is currently to Tier V pursuant to the authority of Article 22 of the Retirement & Social Security Law. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 would grant to the Village of Sands Point the authority to allow Casey Wall to timely file an application to elect Tier V status in lieu of his current Tier III status. Section 2 provides that all past service costs will be borne by the Village of Sands Point. Section 3 provides that the Act shall take effect immediately. JUSTIFICATION: Casey Wall was first hired as a police officer by the Village of Old Brookville in the County of Nassau, New York on January 7, 2010. He
S7146 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ S. 7146 A. 9998 S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y May 1, 2012 ___________ IN SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. MARTINS -- read twice and ordered print- ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. SCHIMEL -- read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Employees AN ACT in relation to authorizing Casey Wall to participate in the optional 20 year retirement plan for police officers 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 to the contrary, the village of Sands Point, county of Nassau, a participating employer in the New York state and local police and fire retirement system, which previously elected to offer the optional twenty year retirement plan, established pursuant to section 384-d of the retirement and social secu- rity law, and the additional benefits established pursuant to section 384-e of such law, to police officers employed by such village, is here- by authorized to make participation in such plan available to Casey Wall, a police officer employed by the village of Sands Point, who joined the retirement system pursuant to article 14 of the retirement and social security law and, for reasons not ascribable to his own negligence, failed to make a timely election to have his retirement benefits calculated pursuant to article 22 of such law. The village of Sands Point may so elect by filing with the state comptroller, on or before December 31, 2012, a resolution of its village board together with certification that such police officer did not bar himself from making a timely election of article 22 as a result of his own negli- gence. Thereafter, such police officer may elect to be covered by the provisions of article 22 of the retirement and social security law, and shall be entitled to the full rights and benefits associated with cover- age under such article, by filing a request to that effect with the state comptroller on or before June 30, 2013. S 2. All past service costs associated with implementing the provisions of this act shall be borne by the village of Sands Point. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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