senate Bill S3576

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Permits veterans to purchase military service credit for service rendered in the Iranian hostage crisis

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to civil service and pensions
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S3576 - Details

Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1000, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5913

S3576 - Summary

Permits veterans to purchase military service credit for service rendered in the Iranian hostage crisis.

S3576 - Sponsor Memo

S3576 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3576

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 6, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. ADDABBO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions

AN ACT to amend the retirement and social security law, in  relation  to
  permitting  the  purchase  of military service rendered in the Iranian
  hostage crisis

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

  Section  1. Paragraphs (c) and (d) of subdivision 2 of section 1000 of
the retirement and social security law, as added by chapter 548  of  the
laws  of  2000,  are amended and a new paragraph (e) is added to read as
follows:
  (c) hostilities participated in by the military forces of  the  United
States  in  Panama, from the twentieth day of December, nineteen hundred
eighty-nine to the thirty-first day of January, nineteen hundred ninety,
as established by receipt of the armed forces expeditionary  medal,  the
navy expeditionary medal, or the marine corps expeditionary medal; [or]
  (d)  hostilities  participated in by the military forces of the United
States, from the second day of August, nineteen hundred ninety,  to  the
end  of  such hostilities in case of a veteran who served in the theater
of operations including Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar,  the
United  Arab  Emirates,  Oman,  the  Gulf of Aden, the Gulf of Oman, the
Persian Gulf, the Red Sea, and the airspace above these locations[.]; OR
  (E) HOSTILITIES PARTICIPATED IN BY THE MILITARY FORCES OF  THE  UNITED
STATES,  FROM  THE FOURTH DAY OF NOVEMBER, NINETEEN HUNDRED SEVENTY-NINE
TO THE TWENTIETH DAY OF JANUARY, NINETEEN  HUNDRED  EIGHTY-ONE,  IN  THE
CASE OF A VETERAN WHO SERVED IN THE IRANIAN HOSTAGE CRISIS.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08288-01-3

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