senate Bill S4584A

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes Eric Brown to participate in the optional twenty year retirement system

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 31, 2013 signed chap.268
Jul 19, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.693
substituted for a6643a
Jun 20, 2013 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
ordered to third reading cal.1486
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 04, 2013 print number 4584a
amend and recommit to civil service and pensions
Apr 12, 2013 referred to civil service and pensions

S4584 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6643A
Law Section:
Retirement

S4584 - Summary

Authorizes Eric Brown to participate in the optional twenty year retirement plan.

S4584 - Sponsor Memo

S4584 - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 4584                                                  A. 6643

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             April 12, 2013
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. FARLEY -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service
  and Pensions

IN ASSEMBLY -- Introduced by M. of A. BUTLER -- read once  and  referred
  to the Committee on Governmental Employees

AN  ACT  to allow Eric Brown to join the optional twenty year retirement
  plan, city of Johnstown, county of Fulton

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary,
the city of Johnstown, in the county of Fulton, a participating employer
in the New York state and local police and fire retirement system, which
previously  elected  to  offer the optional twenty year retirement plan,
established pursuant to section 384-d of the retirement and social secu-
rity law, to firefighters employed by such city, is hereby authorized to
make participation in such plan available to Eric Brown,  a  firefighter
employed  by  the  city of Johnstown, who, for reasons not ascribable to
his own negligence failed to make a timely application to participate in
such optional twenty year retirement plan. Thereafter, Eric  Brown,  may
elect to be covered by the provisions of section 384-d of the retirement
and social security law as a Tier 5 member, and shall be entitled to the
full rights and benefits associated with coverage under such section, by
filing  a request to that effect with the state comptroller on or before
December 31, 2013.
  S  2.  All  past  service  costs  associated  with  implementing   the
provisions  of  this act shall be borne by the city of Johnstown and may
be amortized over a period of five years.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
  FISCAL NOTE.--Pursuant to Legislative Law, Section 50:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10022-01-3

S4584A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6643A
Law Section:
Retirement

S4584A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes Eric Brown to participate in the optional twenty year retirement plan.

S4584A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4584A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

    S. 4584--A                                            A. 6643--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                      S E N A T E - A S S E M B L Y

                             April 12, 2013
                               ___________

IN  SENATE -- Introduced by Sen. FARLEY -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service
  and Pensions -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to said committee

IN  ASSEMBLY  -- Introduced by M. of A. BUTLER -- read once and referred
  to the Committee on Governmental Employees  --  committee  discharged,
  bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as amended and recommitted to said
  committee

AN ACT to allow Eric Brown to join the optional twenty  year  retirement
  plan, city of Johnstown, county of Fulton

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

  Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary,
the city of Johnstown, in the county of Fulton, a participating employer
in the New York state and local police and fire retirement system, which
previously elected to offer the optional twenty  year  retirement  plan,
established pursuant to section 384-d of the retirement and social secu-
rity law, to firefighters employed by such city, is hereby authorized to
make  participation  in such plan available to Eric Brown, a firefighter
employed by the city of Johnstown, who, for reasons  not  ascribable  to
his own negligence failed to make a timely application to participate in
such optional twenty year retirement plan.  The city of Johnstown may so
elect  by  filing  with the state comptroller, on or before December 31,
2013, a resolution of its governing  body  together  with  certification
that  such  firefighter  did  not bar himself from participation in such
retirement plan as a result of  his  own  negligence.  Thereafter,  Eric
Brown, may elect to be covered by the provisions of section 384-d of the
retirement  and  social  security  law  as a Tier 5 member, and shall be
entitled to the full rights and benefits associated with coverage  under

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10022-03-3

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