senate Bill S3577

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides credit to members of public retirement systems of the state for military service rendered during the cold war

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S3577 - Details

Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง1000, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S3952

S3577 - Summary

Provides credit to members of public retirement systems of the state for military service rendered during the cold war.

S3577 - Sponsor Memo

S3577 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  3577

                       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
  providing  credit to members of public retirement systems of the state
  for military service rendered during the cold war

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

  Section  1.  Section 1000 of the retirement and social security law is
amended by adding a new subdivision 2-a to read as follows:
  2-A. A. A MEMBER, UPON APPLICATION  TO  SUCH  RETIREMENT  SYSTEM,  MAY
OBTAIN  A  TOTAL  NOT  TO EXCEED THREE YEARS OF SERVICE CREDIT FOR UP TO
THREE YEARS  OF  MILITARY  DUTY,  AS  DEFINED  IN  SECTION  TWO  HUNDRED
FORTY-THREE  OF  THE MILITARY LAW, IF HONORABLY DISCHARGED THEREFROM, IF
ALL OR PART OF SUCH SERVICES WAS  RENDERED  DURING  THE  COLD  WAR.  FOR
PURPOSES  OF THIS SUBDIVISION, THE TERM "COLD WAR" SHALL MEAN THE PERIOD
BEGINNING SEPTEMBER  SECOND,  NINETEEN  HUNDRED  FORTY-FIVE  AND  ENDING
DECEMBER TWENTY-SIXTH, NINETEEN HUNDRED NINETY-ONE.
  B.  TO  BE  ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE CREDIT FOR MILITARY SERVICE UNDER THIS
SUBDIVISION, A MEMBER MUST MAKE APPLICATION FOR SUCH CREDIT  BEFORE  THE
EFFECTIVE DATE OF RETIREMENT.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD08263-01-3

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