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|Mar 12, 2013||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S4148
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S4148 - Details
S4148 - Summary
Provides for certain retirement benefits for members employed by the department of corrections and community supervision upon completion of twenty-five years of creditable service.
S4148 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S4148 REVISED 3/12/13 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the retirement and social security law, in relation to retirement benefits for certain employees PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: Creates a new 25-year retirement plan for peace officers and parole revocation specialists within the Division of Parole, which may be joined through an election by the member. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 creates a new retirement plan for peace officers and parole revocation specialists in the Division of Parole. Peace officers to be defined by Section 2.10 of the Criminal Procedure Law. Section 2 includes peace officers and parole revocation specialists employed in the Division of Parole among those individuals qualified as eligible for benefits regardless of age under section 445 of the retirement and social security law. Section 3 includes peace officers and parole revocation specialists employed in the Division of Parole among those individuals eligible for benefits regardless of age under section 603 of the retirement and social security law. Section 4 amends section 604 of the retirement and social security law
S4148 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4148 2013-2014 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 12, 2013 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PERALTA -- 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 retirement benefits for certain employees THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The retirement and social security law is amended by adding a new section 89-x to read as follows: S 89-X. ALTERNATIVE RETIREMENT BENEFITS FOR PEACE OFFICERS OF THE BOARD OF PAROLE. A. DEFINITIONS. FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION: 1. "QUALIFYING MEMBER" SHALL MEAN ANY MEMBER WHO IS IN SERVICE AS A PAROLE OFFICER, PAROLE REVOCATION SPECIALIST OR WARRANT OFFICER IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS AND COMMUNITY SUPERVISION WHO IS A PEACE OFFI- CER AS DEFINED IN ARTICLE TWO OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW. 2. "QUALIFYING CREDITABLE SERVICE" SHALL MEAN CREDITABLE SERVICE RENDERED WHILE A MEMBER IS A MEMBER OF A PUBLIC RETIREMENT SYSTEM EMPLOYED IN A POSITION WHICH IS DESIGNATED AS A POLICE OFFICER PURSUANT TO ARTICLE ONE OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW OR AS A PEACE OFFICER PURSUANT TO ARTICLE TWO OF THE CRIMINAL PROCEDURE LAW. 3. "PUBLIC RETIREMENT SYSTEM" SHALL MEAN THE NEW YORK STATE AND LOCAL EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM, THE NEW YORK STATE AND LOCAL POLICE AND FIRE RETIREMENT SYSTEM, NEW YORK STATE TEACHERS' RETIREMENT SYSTEM, NEW YORK CITY EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM, NEW YORK CITY TEACHERS' RETIRE- MENT SYSTEM, NEW YORK CITY POLICE PENSION FUND, NEW YORK CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT PENSION FUND AND THE NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION RETIRE- MENT SYSTEM. B. ELIGIBILITY. 1. ANY QUALIFYING MEMBER, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION A OF THIS SECTION, SHALL BE ELIGIBLE TO RETIRE PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION. SUCH ELIGIBILITY SHALL BE AN ALTERNATIVE TO THE ELIGI- BILITY PROVISIONS AVAILABLE UNDER ANY OTHER PLAN OF THIS ARTICLE TO WHICH SUCH MEMBER IS SUBJECT. THE COMPTROLLER MAY REQUEST CERTIFICATIONS EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD00326-02-3
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