Senate Bill S7458

Signed By Governor
2011-2012 Legislative Session

Provides that any firefighter who is killed while performing services in the line of duty be included on the fallen firefighters memorial

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A10046 - Signed by Governor


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

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2011-S7458 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10046
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §159-a, Exec L

2011-S7458 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that any firefighter who is killed while performing services in the line of duty be included on the fallen firefighters memorial.

2011-S7458 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

2011-S7458 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7458

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 22, 2012
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SKELOS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to  the  New  York  state
  fallen firefighters memorial

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

  Section 1. The executive law is amended by adding a new section  159-a
to read as follows:
  S  159-A.  INCLUSION ON THE FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL.  IN THE CASE
OF A DEATH OF A FIREFIGHTER, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH  DEATH  OCCURRED
BEFORE,  ON,  OR  AFTER THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF THIS SECTION, THAT RESULTS
FROM SERVICES PERFORMED IN THE LINE OF DUTY, AS DETERMINED BY AN AUTHOR-
ITATIVE AGENCY INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE WORKERS'  COMPENSATION
BOARD,  THE  FEDERAL  DEPARTMENT  OF  JUSTICE,  OR  THE  OFFICE  OF FIRE
PREVENTION AND CONTROL, THE NAME OF THAT FIREFIGHTER SHALL BE  INSCRIBED
UPON THE NEW YORK STATE FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL ON THE CAPITOL MALL
IN  ALBANY.   THE FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL SELECTION COMMITTEE SHALL
AMEND ITS ELECTION CRITERIA SO THAT IT  IS  NOT  IN  CONFLICT  WITH  THE
PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD15495-01-2


              

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