senate Bill S1199A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Provides for an increase in the rates of compensation for gold star parents

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  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 23, 2016 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 09, 2016 advanced to third reading
May 05, 2016 2nd report cal.
May 04, 2016 1st report cal.678
Jan 25, 2016 reported and committed to finance
Jan 07, 2016 print number 1199a
Jan 07, 2016 amend and recommit to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jan 06, 2016 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 19, 2015 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.847
reported and committed to rules
May 04, 2015 reported and committed to finance
Jan 09, 2015 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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May 4, 2016 - Finance committee Vote

S1199A
33
0
committee
33
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
4
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jan 25, 2016 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S1199A
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs Committee Vote: Jan 25, 2016

May 19, 2015 - Rules committee Vote

S1199
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 4, 2015 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S1199
13
0
committee
13
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

S1199 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3084B
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §367, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S6679A, A8953A

S1199 - Summary

Provides for an increase in the rates of compensation for gold star parents.

S1199 - Sponsor Memo

S1199 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  1199

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 9, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  MARCHIONE,  DeFRANCISCO, LIBOUS -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  executive  law, in relation to providing for an
  increase in the rates of compensation for gold star parents

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 367 of the execu-
tive  law,  as  added  by chapter 399 of the laws of 2007, is amended to
read as follows:
  (a) A parent, identified in 10 USC 1126 as a gold star  parent,  of  a
veteran  who heretofore has died or parent of a veteran dying hereafter,
shall upon application to the state director, be paid an annual  annuity
out of the treasury of the state for the sum of five hundred dollars for
such  term as such parent shall be entitled thereto under the provisions
of this article. [In no event shall such annual annuity  payment  exceed
one  thousand  dollars  per  veteran]  THE AMOUNT OF ANY ANNUITY PAYABLE
UNDER THIS SECTION SHALL BE THE SAME AMOUNT AS THE  ANNUITY  PAYABLE  IN
THE  PRECEDING  YEAR, INCREASED BY THE SAME PERCENTAGE AS THE PERCENTAGE
BY WHICH BENEFIT AMOUNTS PAYABLE UNDER TITLE II OF THE  SOCIAL  SECURITY
ACT  (42  USC  401  ET SEQ.) ARE INCREASED EFFECTIVE DECEMBER FIRST, TWO
THOUSAND FIFTEEN.  The term "parent" for the purposes  of  this  section
includes mother, father, stepmother, stepfather, mother through adoption
and father through adoption.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.



 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02575-01-5

Co-Sponsors

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S1199A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3084B
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §367, Exec L
Versions Introduced in 2013-2014 Legislative Session:
S6679A, A8953A

S1199A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for an increase in the rates of compensation for gold star parents.

S1199A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1199A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 1199--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 9, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  MARCHIONE, DeFRANCISCO, KENNEDY -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs -- recommitted to the
  Committee  on  Veterans,  Homeland  Security  and  Military Affairs 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 executive law,  in  relation  to  providing  for  an
  increase in the rates of compensation for gold star parents

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 367 of the execu-
tive law, as added by chapter 399 of the laws of  2007,  is  amended  to
read as follows:
  (a)  A  parent,  identified in 10 USC 1126 as a gold star parent, of a
veteran who heretofore has died or parent of a veteran dying  hereafter,
shall  upon application to the state director, be paid an annual annuity
out of the treasury of the state for the sum of five hundred dollars for
such term as such parent shall be entitled thereto under the  provisions
of  this  article. [In no event shall such annual annuity payment exceed
one thousand dollars per veteran] THE  AMOUNT  OF  ANY  ANNUITY  PAYABLE
UNDER  THIS  SECTION  SHALL BE THE SAME AMOUNT AS THE ANNUITY PAYABLE IN
THE PRECEDING YEAR, INCREASED  BY  A  PERCENTAGE  TO  BE  DETERMINED  IN
ACCORDANCE  WITH  A  FORMULA  ESTABLISHED  BY  THE DIVISION OF VETERAN'S
AFFAIRS. THE FORMULA SHALL TAKE INTO ACCOUNT ALL FACTORS THE DIVISION OF
VETERAN'S AFFAIRS DEEMS NECESSARY, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO FACTORS
SUCH AS THE PERCENTAGE BY WHICH BENEFIT AMOUNTS PAYABLE UNDER  TITLE  II
OF  THE SOCIAL SECURITY ACT (42 USC 401 ET SEQ.) ARE INCREASED EFFECTIVE
DECEMBER FIRST, TWO  THOUSAND  SIXTEEN.    The  term  "parent"  for  the
purposes  of  this  section includes mother, father, stepmother, stepfa-
ther, mother through adoption and father through adoption.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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

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