senate Bill S5994

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes the village of Tuckahoe, in the county of Westchester, to offer a certain retirement option to police officer Christopher J. Santiago

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  • 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 22, 2014 signed chap.143
Jul 11, 2014 delivered to governor
Jun 09, 2014 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading cal.825
substituted for a8662
Jun 02, 2014 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
May 05, 2014 advanced to third reading
Apr 30, 2014 2nd report cal.
Apr 29, 2014 1st report cal.444
Jan 08, 2014 referred to local government
Nov 22, 2013 referred to rules

S5994 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8662
Law Section:
Retirement

S5994 - Summary

Authorizes the village of Tuckahoe, in the county of Westchester, to offer a certain retirement option to police officer Christopher J. Santiago.

S5994 - Sponsor Memo

S5994 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5994

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            November 22, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. LATIMER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to authorize the village of Tuckahoe, in the county of  Westches-
  ter,  to  offer a certain retirement option to police officer Christo-
  pher J.  Santiago

  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  village  of Tuckahoe, in the county of Westchester, a participating
employer in the New York state and  local  police  and  fire  retirement
system,  which  previously elected to offer the optional retirement plan
established pursuant to section 384-d of the retirement and social secu-
rity law to firefighters and police officers employed by  such  village,
is  hereby  authorized  to  make participation in such plan available to
police officer Christopher J. Santiago, who was employed by the  village
of Tuckahoe on August 4, 2008 and who, on the effective date of this act
is  covered  under the provisions of section 375-i of the retirement and
social security law, and who, for reasons  not  ascribable  to  his  own
negligence  failed  to  make a timely application to participate in such
optional retirement plan.   Thereafter, police  officer  Christopher  J.
Santiago  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 comptroller within one
year of the effective date of this act.
  S  2.  All  past  service  costs  associated  with  implementing   the
provisions of this act shall be borne by the village of Tuckahoe.
  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.
                                                           LBD11767-03-3

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