assembly Bill A7185

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to pension benefits of widows or widowers of sanitation workers

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 13, 2017 signed chap.457
Dec 06, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2017 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.600
substituted for a7185a
Jun 20, 2017 substituted by s5484a
rules report cal.600
reported
reported referred to rules
Jun 16, 2017 reference changed to ways and means
Jun 05, 2017 print number 7185a
Jun 05, 2017 amend and recommit to governmental employees
Apr 12, 2017 referred to governmental employees

A7185 - Details

Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§501 & 601, R & SS L; amd §208-f, Gen Muni L

A7185 - Summary

Relates to pension benefits of widows or widowers of sanitation workers; defines eligible beneficiary of a NYC uniformed sanitation revised plan member.

A7185 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7185

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 12, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  DenDEKKER  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Governmental Employees

AN ACT to amend the retirement and social security law and  the  general
  municipal  law,  in relation to pension benefits of widows or widowers
  of sanitation workers

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 7 of section 501 of the retirement and social
security law, as amended by chapter 18 of the laws of 2012,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  7.  "Eligible  beneficiary"  for  the purposes of section five hundred
nine of this article shall mean the  following  persons  or  classes  of
persons  in  the  order  set  forth:  (a) a surviving spouse who has not
renounced survivorship rights in a separation  agreement,  until  remar-
riage,  (b)  surviving  children  until  age  twenty-five, (c) dependent
parents, determined under regulations promulgated  by  the  comptroller,
(d)  any  other person who qualified as a dependent on the final federal
income tax return of the member or the return filed in  the  year  imme-
diately  preceding  the year of death, until such person reaches twenty-
one years of age [and], (e) with respect to members of the New York city
employees' retirement system (other  than  a  New  York  city  uniformed
correction/sanitation  revised  plan  member  or an investigator revised
plan member) and the board of education retirement system of the city of
New York, a person whom the member shall have nominated in the form of a
written designation, duly acknowledged and filed with the  head  of  the
retirement  system for the purpose of section five hundred eight of this
article. In the event that a class of eligible beneficiaries consists of
more than one person,  benefits  shall  be  divided  equally  among  the
persons in such class. For the purposes of section five hundred eight of
this  article  the term "eligible beneficiary" shall mean such person as
the member shall have nominated to receive the benefits provided in this

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

Co-Sponsors

A7185A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§501 & 601, R & SS L; amd §208-f, Gen Muni L

A7185A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to pension benefits of widows or widowers of sanitation workers; defines eligible beneficiary of a NYC uniformed sanitation revised plan member.

A7185A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7185--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                             April 12, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  DenDEKKER  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Governmental  Employees  --  committee  discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the retirement and social security law and  the  general
  municipal  law,  in relation to pension benefits of widows or widowers
  of sanitation workers

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision 7 of section 501 of the retirement and social
security law, as amended by chapter 18 of the laws of 2012,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  7.  "Eligible  beneficiary"  for  the purposes of section five hundred
nine of this article shall mean the  following  persons  or  classes  of
persons  in  the  order  set  forth:  (a) a surviving spouse who has not
renounced survivorship rights in a separation  agreement,  until  remar-
riage,  (b)  surviving  children  until  age  twenty-five, (c) dependent
parents, determined under regulations promulgated  by  the  comptroller,
(d)  any  other person who qualified as a dependent on the final federal
income tax return of the member or the return filed in  the  year  imme-
diately  preceding  the year of death, until such person reaches twenty-
one years of age [and], (e) with respect to members of the New York city
employees' retirement system (other  than  a  New  York  city  uniformed
correction/sanitation  revised  plan  member  or an investigator revised
plan member) and the board of education retirement system of the city of
New York, a person whom the member shall have nominated in the form of a
written designation, duly acknowledged and filed with the  head  of  the
retirement  system for the purpose of section five hundred eight of this
article. In the event that a class of eligible beneficiaries consists of
more than one person,  benefits  shall  be  divided  equally  among  the
persons in such class. For the purposes of section five hundred eight of

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