assembly Bill A5542

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Authorizes boards of cooperative educational services to establish workers' compensation reserve funds

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to local governments
Feb 28, 2013 referred to local governments

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A5542 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S2619
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง6-j, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
A9846, S6164

A5542 - Summary

Authorizes boards of cooperative educational services to establish workers' compensation reserve funds.

A5542 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5542

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            February 28, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by M. of A. NOLAN -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Local Governments

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in  relation  to  authorizing
  boards  of  cooperative  educational  services  to  establish workers'
  compensation reserve funds

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

  Section  1.  The  section  heading  and  subdivisions 1, 3, 4 and 6 of
section 6-j of the general municipal law, the section heading as amended
by chapter 704 of the laws of 1956, subdivisions 1, 4 and 6  as  amended
by  chapter 340 of the laws of 1973, subdivision 3 as amended by chapter
140 of the laws of 1996 and subdivision 6 as renumbered by  chapter  433
of the laws of 1987, are amended to read as follows:
  [Workmen's] WORKERS' compensation reserve fund. 1. The governing board
of  any  municipal  corporation,  school  district, BOARD OF COOPERATIVE
EDUCATIONAL SERVICES or fire district, which is,  or  shall  [hereafter]
become  a  self-insurer  under  the  provisions  of  SUBDIVISION FOUR OF
section fifty[, subdivision four] of the  [workmen's]  WORKERS'  compen-
sation  law or section thirty of the volunteer [firemen's] FIREFIGHTERS'
benefit law may establish a reserve fund to be known as the  [workmen's]
WORKERS' compensation reserve fund of such municipal corporation, school
district, BOARD OF COOPERATIVE EDUCATIONAL SERVICES or fire district.
  3.  The  moneys  in  such  fund  shall be deposited and secured in the
manner provided by section ten of this article.  The money in such  fund
so  deposited  shall  be accounted for separate and apart from all other
funds of the municipality, school district, BOARD OF COOPERATIVE  EDUCA-
TIONAL  SERVICES  or  fire  district,  in the same manner as provided in
subdivision ten of section six-c of this article.  The governing  board,
or the chief fiscal officer of such municipality, school district, BOARD
OF  COOPERATIVE  EDUCATIONAL SERVICES or fire district, if the governing
board shall delegate such duty to him OR HER, may invest the  moneys  in

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD07117-01-3

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