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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to civil service and pensions|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S332
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S332 - Details
S332 - Summary
Prohibits elected officials from collecting retirement while still in office when the retirement is earned from an elective public office.
S332 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S332 TITLE OF BILL: REVISED 12/10/12 An act to amend the civil service law, in relation to prohibiting elected officials from collecting retirement while still in an elected position PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This will prevent any elected official from simultaneously collecting a pension earned from a prior elected office and a salary from currently held elected position. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 of the bill amends Section 150 of the civil service law as amended by chapter 211 of the laws of 1995, to suspend the pension of an elected official who retires from their elected position and is either appointed to or re-elected to an elective public office and continues to receive their legislative salary until he or she vacates elective public office. Section 2 of the bill is the effective date. JUSTIFICATION:
S332 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 332 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 9, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sens. AVELLA, KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions AN ACT to amend the civil service law, in relation to prohibiting elected officials from collecting retirement while still in an elected position THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 150 of the civil service law, as amended by chapter 211 of the laws of 1995, is amended to read as follows: S 150. Suspension of pension and annuity during public employment. Except as otherwise provided by sections one hundred one, two hundred eleven, and two hundred twelve of the retirement and social security law, section five hundred three of the education law, and except as now provided by any local law or charter, if any person subsequent to his or her retirement from the civil service of the state or of any municipal corporation or political subdivision of the state, shall accept any office, position or employment in the civil service of the state or of any municipal corporation or political subdivision of the state to which any salary or emolument is attached, except jury duty or the office of inspector of election, poll clerk or ballot clerk under the election law, or the office of notary public or commissioner of deeds, [or an elective public office,] any pension or annuity awarded or allotted to him or her upon retirement, and payable by the state, by such municipal corporation or political subdivision, or out of any fund established by or pursuant to law, shall be suspended during such service or employment and while such person is receiving any salary or emolument therefor except reimbursement for traveling expenses. [Notwithstanding the fore- going, if any person, subsequent to his or her retirement from an elec- tive public office, accepts appointment, is re-elected or takes a new EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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