senate Bill S8118

Vetoed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to changes in health insurance contracts or plans for retired officers, employees, and their families

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 28, 2018 vetoed memo.367
Dec 18, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
Jun 19, 2018 ordered to third reading rules cal.352
substituted for a10337
referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 18, 2018 ordered to third reading cal.1871
committee discharged and committed to rules
Mar 29, 2018 referred to local government

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S8118 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10337
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §92-a, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A7872
2013-2014: S3687, A1227
2015-2016: S2448, A639

S8118 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to changes in health insurance contracts or plans for retired officers, employees, and their families.

S8118 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8118 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  8118

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 29, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. TEDISCO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the general municipal  law,  in  relation  to  providing
  notice  of health insurance contracts for retired officers, employees,
  and their families

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 92-a of the general municipal law,
as  amended by chapter 805 of the laws of 1984 and as further amended by
section 104 of part A of chapter 62 of the laws of 2011, is amended  and
a new subdivision 2-a is added to read as follows:
  2.  [A]  CONSISTENT  WITH  THE PROVISIONS OF SUBDIVISION TWO-A OF THIS
SECTION, A public corporation may contract with a non-profit  membership
corporation,  organized  under  article forty-three of the insurance law
and approved by the superintendent of financial services and  the  state
board  of social welfare, or with any insurance company authorized to do
business in this state for the purpose of furnishing medical and  surgi-
cal  services  and  hospital  service  as defined in such article forty-
three, or medical and surgical and hospital  insurance  to  persons  who
contract with such non-profit membership corporation or insurance compa-
ny,  or  who  subscribe to a plan or plans, as hereinafter provided. Any
such contract entered into by a  public  corporation  shall  permit  any
officer  or  employee  or group of officers or employees of an agency or
department of the public corporation voluntarily to subscribe to a  plan
or  plans providing for medical and surgical and hospital insurance for,
or medical and surgical services and hospital service to, such  officers
or  employees  and  their  families. Any such contract entered into by a
public corporation may, if authorized by the governing board or body and
subject to such conditions, limitations and eligibility requirements  as
may  be  fixed  by  such  board or body, permit any retired officers and
employees or group of retired officers and employees  of  an  agency  or
department  of the public corporation voluntarily to subscribe to such a
plan or plans to provide such insurance for or service to themselves and
their families. The comptroller  or  other  disbursing  officer  of  the

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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