senate Bill S4662

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes the city of Ithaca, in the county of Tompkins to offer an optional twenty year retirement plan to firefighter James Crowley

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via A6687 - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 31, 2013 signed chap.206
Jul 19, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 13, 2013 returned to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
3rd reading cal.1350
substituted for s4662
Jun 13, 2013 substituted by a6687
Jun 12, 2013 ordered to third reading cal.1350
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 17, 2013 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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Jun 17, 2013 - Rules committee Vote

S4662
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 12, 2013 - Rules committee Vote

S4662
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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S4662 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6687
Law Section:
Retirement

S4662 - Summary

Authorizes the city of Ithaca, in the county of Tompkins to offer an optional twenty year retirement plan to firefighter James Crowley.

S4662 - Sponsor Memo

S4662 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4662

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 17, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to authorize the city of Ithaca, in the  county  of  Tompkins  to
  offer  an  optional  twenty  year retirement plan to firefighter James
  Crowley

  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 contra-
ry, the city of Ithaca, in  the  county  of  Tompkins,  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 security law, to firefighters employed by such city, is here-
by  authorized  to  make  participation  in such plan available to James
Crowley, a firefighter employed by the city of Ithaca, who, for  reasons
not  ascribable  to his own negligence, failed to make a timely applica-
tion to participate in such optional twenty year  retirement  plan.  The
city  of Ithaca may so elect by filing with the state comptroller, on or
before December 31, 2014, a resolution of its  common  council  together
with  certification  that  such  firefighter  did  not  bar himself from
participation in such retirement plan as a result of his own negligence.
Thereafter, such firefighter may elect to be covered by  the  provisions
of section 384-d of the retirement and social security law, 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  comp-
troller on or before June 30, 2015.
  S   2.  All  past  service  costs  associated  with  implementing  the
provisions of this act shall be borne by the city of Ithaca.
  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.
                                                           LBD09966-03-3

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