|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jul 22, 2014||signed chap.180|
|Jul 11, 2014||delivered to governor|
|Jun 18, 2014||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.376
substituted for a9907
|Jun 11, 2014||referred to governmental employees|
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1309
committee discharged and committed to rules
|May 29, 2014||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S7683Signed By Governor
Archive: Last Bill Status - Signed by Governor
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed by Governor
S7683 - Details
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- Law Section:
S7683 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S7683 TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize the St. Paul Boulevard fire district to offer an optional twenty year retirement plan to firefighters Robert J. Anderson, Edmond Kaspar, Kevin Magin, Jeremy Schaeffer, John Semmler and Timothy Warth PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To allow firefighters Robert J. Anderson, Edmond Kaspar, Kevin Magin, Jeremy Schaeffer, John Semmler, and Timothy Warth, of the St. Paul Blvd Fire District in Rochester, to participate in the twenty year retirement plan that they had elected to be in. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 states that the six firefighters are to be placed in the twenty year retirement plan, established pursuant to subdivision f of section 384 of the retirement and social security law. Section 2 states that all employer costs associated with implementing this act shall be borne by the St. Paul Blvd Fire District and that employer past service costs may be paid in ten equal annual installments. Section 3 sets the effective date.
S7683 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7683 I N S E N A T E May 29, 2014 ___________ Introduced by Sen. O'BRIEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions AN ACT to authorize the St. Paul Boulevard fire district to offer an optional twenty year retirement plan to firefighters Robert J. Ander- son, Edmond Kaspar, Kevin Magin, Jeremy Schaeffer, John Semmler and Timothy Warth 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 St. Paul boulevard fire district, a participating employer in the New York state police and fire retirement system, which previously elected to offer additional pension benefits for members of the optional twenty year retirement plan, established pursuant to subdivision f of section 384 of the retirement and social security law, to firefighters employed by such district, is hereby authorized to make participation in such plan available to Robert J. Anderson, Edmond Kaspar, Kevin Magin, Jeremy Schaeffer, John Semmler and Timothy Warth, firefighters employed by the St. Paul boulevard fire district in the city of Rochester, who, for reasons not ascribable to their own negligence, failed to make a timely application to participate in such optional twenty year retire- ment plan. The St. Paul boulevard fire district may so elect by filing with the state comptroller, on or before December 31, 2014, a resolution of its local legislative body together with certification that such firefighters did not bar themselves from participation in such retire- ment plan as a result of their own negligence. Thereafter, such fire- fighters may elect to be covered by the provisions of subdivision f of section 384 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 comp- troller on or before June 30, 2015. S 2. All employer past service costs associated with implementing the provisions of this act shall be borne by the St. Paul boulevard fire district and the past service costs associated with this act may be paid in ten equal annual installments. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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