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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 25, 2014||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S6886
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6886 - Details
- Current Committee:
- Law Section:
- Retirement and Social Security Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §§302 & 375-f, add §383-d, R & SS L; amd §58, Civ Serv L
S6886 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S6886 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the retirement and social security law and the civil service law, in relation to university police officers appointed by the state university of New York PURPOSE: The bill would allow State University police officers to transfer to the New York State and Local Police and Fire Retirement System to participate in a special plan with a twenty-five year half pay retirement benefit, In addition, the bill grants State university police officers parity with other police officers by allowing them to laterally transfer to other police forces or departments listed in Civil Service Law § 58(4). SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 amends Retirement and Social Security Law § 302(11) by adding new paragraph i. Section 302(11) sets forth the definition of "police or fire" service for purposes of the New York State and Local Police and Fire Retirement System statute Paragraph i includes service as a State University police officer within such definition. Section 2 amends RSSL § 375-f(d) and section 3 adds new section 383-d to the RSSL to give State University police officers the opportunity to transfer to the New York State and Local Police and Fire Retirement System and to participate in a special twenty-five year half pay
S6886 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6886 I N S E N A T E March 25, 2014 ___________ Introduced by Sen. ROBACH -- 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 and the civil service law, in relation to university police officers appointed by the state university of New York THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 11 of section 302 of the retirement and social security law is amended by adding a new paragraph i to read as follows: I. SERVICE AS A UNIVERSITY POLICE OFFICER APPOINTED BY THE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH L OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-FIVE OF THE EDUCATION LAW. S 2. Subdivision d of section 375-f of the retirement and social secu- rity law, as separately amended by chapters 674 and 677 of the laws of 1986, is amended to read as follows: d. In addition to the retirement allowance provided pursuant to the plans set forth in sections three hundred eighty-three, three hundred eighty-three-a [and], three hundred eighty-three-b AND THREE HUNDRED EIGHTY-THREE-D of this [chapter] ARTICLE, a member of [either] ANY such plan who retires on or after April first, nineteen hundred sixty-nine with more than twenty-five years of total service shall be entitled to receive, in addition to the benefits provided pursuant to [either] ANY such section and notwithstanding the limitations of [either] ANY such section, an additional retirement allowance for such years of service rendered in excess of twenty-five. The additional retirement allowance for such additional years of service shall be computed as if such member had been eligible to have his retirement allowance computed pursuant to the provisions of subdivision b of section three hundred seventy-five-c and of paragraph one of subdivision a of section three hundred seventy- five-d of this [chapter] TITLE. S 3. The retirement and social security law is amended by adding a new section 383-d to read as follows: S 383-D. ALTERNATIVE RETIREMENT BENEFITS FOR UNIVERSITY POLICE OFFI- CERS APPOINTED BY THE STATE UNIVERSITY. A. AS USED IN THIS SECTION, THE TERM "UNIVERSITY POLICE OFFICER" SHALL MEAN A PERSON WHO IS SO APPOINTED PURSUANT TO PARAGRAPH L OF SUBDIVISION TWO OF SECTION THREE HUNDRED FIFTY-FIVE OF THE EDUCATION LAW.
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