senate Bill S4714A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides credit to members of public retirement systems of the state for military service rendered during certain periods; appropriation

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 11, 2014 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 10, 2014 ordered to third reading cal.1247
committee discharged and committed to rules
Feb 26, 2014 print number 4714a
amend and recommit to finance
Jan 08, 2014 referred to finance
Apr 19, 2013 referred to finance

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S4714 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Appropriations
Laws Affected:
Amd §1000, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6904A
2009-2010: A6663A

S4714 - Summary

Provides up to three years of service credit to members of public retirement systems of the state for military service rendered during times of peace; removes requirement that such military service occur during specified periods of hostilities; such members must have at least five years of credited service, not including military service; makes an appropriation therefor.

S4714 - Sponsor Memo

S4714 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4714

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 19, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  LARKIN,  DeFRANCISCO,  RITCHIE  -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Finance

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; and making an appropriation therefor

  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,  as
added  by  chapter  548  of  the laws of 2000, subdivision 9 as added by
chapter 547 of the laws of 2002 and subdivision 10 as added  by  chapter
18 of the laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows:
  S  1000.  Military  service  credit.  Notwithstanding  any  law to the
contrary, a member of a  public  retirement  system  of  the  state,  as
defined  in subdivision twenty-three of section five hundred one of this
chapter, shall be eligible for credit for military service as hereinaft-
er provided:
  1. 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 the member was honorably discharged from the military
[and all or part of  such  military  service  was  rendered  during  the
following  periods:  (a)  commencing  December seventh, nineteen hundred
forty-one  and  terminating  December  thirty-first,  nineteen   hundred
forty-six;  (b)  commencing  June twenty-seventh, nineteen hundred fifty
and terminating January thirty-first, nineteen  hundred  fifty-five;  or
(c)  commencing  February  twenty-eighth, nineteen hundred sixty-one and
terminating May seventh, nineteen hundred seventy-five;
  2. 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

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01368-03-3

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S4714A (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Appropriations
Laws Affected:
Amd §1000, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: S6904A
2009-2010: A6663A

S4714A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides up to three years of service credit to members of public retirement systems of the state for military service rendered during times of peace; removes requirement that such military service occur during specified periods of hostilities; such members must have at least five years of credited service, not including military service; makes an appropriation therefor.

S4714A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4714A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4714--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 19, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  LARKIN,  ADDABBO, AVELLA, BALL, BONACIC, BRESLIN,
  DeFRANCISCO, DIAZ, GALLIVAN, GIPSON, GOLDEN, GRIFFO,  GRISANTI,  HOYL-
  MAN,  LAVALLE,  LITTLE, MARCHIONE, MARTINS, MAZIARZ, NOZZOLIO, PARKER,
  RANZENHOFER, RITCHIE,  SEWARD,  TKACZYK,  ZELDIN  --  read  twice  and
  ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
  Finance -- recommitted to the Committee on Finance in accordance  with
  Senate  Rule  6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered
  reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

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; and making an appropriation therefor

  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, as
added by chapter 548 of the laws of 2000,  subdivision  9  as  added  by
chapter  547  of the laws of 2002 and subdivision 10 as added by chapter
18 of the laws of 2012, is amended to read as follows:
  S 1000. Military  service  credit.  Notwithstanding  any  law  to  the
contrary,  a  member  of  a  public  retirement  system of the state, as
defined in subdivision twenty-three of section five hundred one of  this
chapter, shall be eligible for credit for military service as hereinaft-
er provided:
  1.  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 the member was honorably discharged from  the  military
[and  all  or  part  of  such  military  service was rendered during the
following periods: (a) commencing  December  seventh,  nineteen  hundred
forty-one   and  terminating  December  thirty-first,  nineteen  hundred
forty-six; (b) commencing June twenty-seventh,  nineteen  hundred  fifty
and  terminating  January  thirty-first, nineteen hundred fifty-five; or

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01368-07-4

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