assembly Bill A5324

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Allows certain Tier 3 and 4 retirement system members who have contributed for a period of 10 years or more to receive additional service credit

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 08, 2014 referred to governmental employees
Apr 30, 2013 held for consideration in governmental employees
Apr 23, 2013 reference changed to governmental employees
Feb 22, 2013 referred to governmental operations

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A5324 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยงยง902 & 911, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: A7074
2011-2012: A4359

A5324 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows certain Tier 3 and 4 retirement system members who have contributed for a period of 10 years or more in the NYSERS, NYSTRS, NYCTRS, NYCBERS or the NYCERS to receive an additional month of service credit for each year of service in excess of 10 years of service for which such member has contributed.

A5324 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5324

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 22, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of A. ABBATE, ENGLEBRIGHT, COLTON, BOYLAND -- Multi-
  Sponsored by -- M. of A.  CUSICK, HOOPER, PERRY, SWEENEY,  WEISENBERG,
  ZEBROWSKI  --  read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental
  Operations

AN ACT to amend the retirement and social security law, in  relation  to
  providing benefit enhancements

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

  Section 1. Subdivision b of section 902 of the retirement  and  social
security law is amended by adding a new paragraph 4 to read as follows:
  4.    A  MEMBER  OF A RETIREMENT SYSTEM AS DEFINED BY SUBDIVISION A OF
SECTION NINE HUNDRED OF THIS ARTICLE WITH A DATE OF MEMBERSHIP  IN  SUCH
RETIREMENT  SYSTEM  ON  OR  AFTER  JULY TWENTY-SEVENTH, NINETEEN HUNDRED
SEVENTY-SIX AND BEFORE JANUARY FIRST,  TWO  THOUSAND  TEN  AND  WHO  HAS
CONTRIBUTED  TO  SUCH  RETIREMENT SYSTEM UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE
FOURTEEN OR FIFTEEN OF THIS CHAPTER FOR A PERIOD OF MORE THAN TEN  YEARS
SHALL  RECEIVE ONE-TWELFTH OF A YEAR OF ADDITIONAL RETIREMENT CREDIT FOR
EACH YEAR OF SERVICE IN EXCESS OF TEN YEARS OF SERVICE  FOR  WHICH  SUCH
MEMBER  HAS  CONTRIBUTED, AND SUCH ADDITIONAL RETIREMENT CREDIT SHALL BE
CREDITED TO ALL SUCH ELIGIBLE EMPLOYEES WITHOUT REGARD TO AN ELECTION OF
BENEFIT ENHANCEMENTS PURSUANT TO SECTION NINE HUNDRED ONE OF THIS  ARTI-
CLE.
  S 2. Subdivision b of section 911 of the retirement and social securi-
ty law is amended by adding a new paragraph 4 to read as follows:
  4.  A  MEMBER  OF  A  RETIREMENT SYSTEM AS DEFINED BY SUBDIVISION A OF
SECTION NINE HUNDRED TEN OF THIS ARTICLE WITH A DATE  OF  MEMBERSHIP  IN
SUCH RETIREMENT SYSTEM ON OR AFTER JULY TWENTY-SEVENTH, NINETEEN HUNDRED
SEVENTY-SIX  AND WHO HAS CONTRIBUTED TO SUCH RETIREMENT SYSTEM UNDER THE
PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE FOURTEEN OR FIFTEEN OF THIS CHAPTER FOR  A  PERIOD
OF MORE THAN TEN YEARS SHALL RECEIVE ONE-TWELFTH OF A YEAR OF ADDITIONAL
RETIREMENT  CREDIT  FOR  EACH  YEAR OF SERVICE IN EXCESS OF TEN YEARS OF

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08296-01-3