senate Bill S5780A

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to the dates of hostilities participated in by the military forces of the United States in Lebanon

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 04, 2014 print number 5780a
amend and recommit to civil service and pensions
Jan 08, 2014 referred to civil service and pensions
Jun 14, 2013 referred to civil service and pensions

S5780 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7781C
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1000, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A4056
2009-2010: A352

S5780 - Summary

Relates to the dates of hostilities participated in by the military forces of the United States in Lebanon.

S5780 - Sponsor Memo

S5780 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5780

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 14, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- 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
  military service credit

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision  2  of  section  1000  of  the
retirement  and social security law, as added by chapter 548 of the laws
of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
  (a) hostilities participated in by the military forces of  the  United
States  in  Lebanon, from the [first] TWENTY-FIRST day of [June] AUGUST,
nineteen hundred [eighty-three] EIGHTY-TWO to the first day of December,
nineteen hundred eighty-seven, as established by receipt  of  the  armed
forces  expeditionary medal, the navy expeditionary medal, or the marine
corps expeditionary medal;
  S 2. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary,  none
of  the  provisions  of  this  act shall be subject to section 25 of the
retirement and social security law.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
  FISCAL NOTE.--Pursuant to Legislative Law, Section 50:
  This bill would extend the benefits of Chapter 548, Laws  of  2000  to
members  of public retirement systems in New York State who rendered any
military  service  during  the  period  of  conflict  in  Lebanon   from
8/20/82-12/1/87.  Currently, the period is defined to be 6/1/83-12/1/87.
The total service credit granted for  any  military  service  shall  not
exceed three (3) years. Members must have at least five years of credit-
ed  service  (not including military service). Tier 1-5 members would be
required to make a payment of three percent of their most recent compen-
sation per year of additional service credit granted by this bill.  Tier
6  members  would  be required to make a payment of six percent of their
most recent compensation per year of additional service credit.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01487-06-3

S5780A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7781C
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §1000, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A4056
2009-2010: A352

S5780A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the dates of hostilities participated in by the military forces of the United States in Lebanon.

S5780A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5780A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5780--A

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 14, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions
  -- recommitted to the Committee  on  Civil  Service  and  Pensions  in
  accordance  with  Senate  Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to amend the retirement and social security law, in relation to
  military service credit

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (a)  of  subdivision  2 of section 1000 of the
retirement and social security law, as added by chapter 548 of the  laws
of 2000, is amended to read as follows:
  (a)  hostilities  participated in by the military forces of the United
States in Lebanon, from the [first] TWENTY-FIRST day of  [June]  AUGUST,
nineteen hundred [eighty-three] EIGHTY-TWO to the first day of December,
nineteen  hundred  eighty-seven,  as established by receipt of the armed
forces expeditionary medal, the navy expeditionary medal, or the  marine
corps expeditionary medal;
  S  2. Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the contrary, none
of the provisions of this act shall be subject  to  section  25  of  the
retirement and social security law.
  S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
  FISCAL NOTE.--Pursuant to Legislative Law, Section 50:
  This  bill  would  extend the benefits of Chapter 548, Laws of 2000 to
members of public retirement systems in New York State who rendered  any
military   service  during  the  period  of  conflict  in  Lebanon  from
8/21/82-12/1/87. Currently, the period is defined to be  6/1/83-12/1/87.
The  total  service  credit  granted  for any military service shall not
exceed three (3) years. Members must have at least five years of credit-
ed service (not including military service). Tier 1-5 members  would  be

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01487-08-4

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