senate Bill S5669

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to providing certain accidental disability retirement benefits for fire marshals in Nassau county

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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
Oct 21, 2013 signed chap.416
Oct 09, 2013 delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.649
substituted for a7520
referred to ways and means
Jun 20, 2013 delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
ordered to third reading cal.1564
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 03, 2013 referred to civil service and pensions

S5669 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7520
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Add ยง605-d, R & SS L

S5669 - Summary

Provides accidental disability retirement benefits equal to three-quarters of the final average salary for chief fire marshals, assistant fire marshals, division supervising fire marshals, supervising fire marshals, fire marshals and fire marshal trainees in Nassau county.

S5669 - Sponsor Memo

S5669 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5669

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 3, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- 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 accidental disability retirement  benefits  for  chief  fire
  marshals, assistant fire marshals, division supervising fire marshals,
  supervising  fire marshals, fire marshals and fire marshal trainees in
  Nassau county

  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 605-d to read as follows:
  S  605-D.  ACCIDENTAL  DISABILITY  RETIREMENT FOR CHIEF FIRE MARSHALS,
ASSISTANT FIRE MARSHALS, DIVISION SUPERVISING FIRE MARSHALS, SUPERVISING
FIRE MARSHALS, FIRE MARSHALS AND FIRE MARSHAL TRAINEES IN NASSAU COUNTY.
A. A MEMBER EMPLOYED AS A CHIEF FIRE MARSHAL,  ASSISTANT  FIRE  MARSHAL,
DIVISION  SUPERVISING  FIRE  MARSHAL,  SUPERVISING  FIRE  MARSHAL,  FIRE
MARSHAL OR FIRE MARSHAL TRAINEE IN NASSAU COUNTY SHALL BE ENTITLED TO AN
ACCIDENTAL DISABILITY RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE IF, AT THE  TIME  APPLICATION
THEREFOR IS FILED, SUCH MEMBER IS:
  1. PHYSICALLY OR MENTALLY INCAPACITATED FOR PERFORMANCE OF DUTY AS THE
NATURAL  AND  PROXIMATE  RESULT  OF  AN ACCIDENT, UNLESS THE CONTRARY BE
PROVED BY COMPETENT EVIDENCE, NOT CAUSED  BY  HIS  OR  HER  OWN  WILLFUL
NEGLIGENCE, SUSTAINED IN SUCH SERVICE AND WHILE ACTUALLY A MEMBER OF THE
RETIREMENT SYSTEM; AND
  2.  ACTUALLY  IN  SERVICE  UPON  WHICH HIS OR HER MEMBERSHIP IS BASED.
HOWEVER, IN A CASE WHERE A MEMBER IS DISCONTINUED  FROM  SERVICE  SUBSE-
QUENT TO THE ACCIDENT, EITHER VOLUNTARILY OR INVOLUNTARILY, AND PROVIDED
THAT THE MEMBER MEETS THE REQUIREMENTS OF PARAGRAPH ONE OF THIS SUBDIVI-
SION,  APPLICATION MAY BE MADE NOT LATER THAN TWO YEARS AFTER THE MEMBER
IS FIRST DISCONTINUED FROM SERVICE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10443-03-3

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