assembly Bill A9056A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to special accidental death benefits

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via S7158 - Signed by Governor


  • 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
Jul 31, 2018 signed chap.179
Jul 19, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 11, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.52
substituted for a9056a
Jun 11, 2018 substituted by s7158b
Jun 07, 2018 ordered to third reading rules cal.52
rules report cal.52
Jun 06, 2018 reported
Jun 05, 2018 reported referred to rules
May 30, 2018 reported referred to ways and means
Mar 28, 2018 print number 9056a
Mar 28, 2018 amend and recommit to governmental employees
Jan 18, 2018 referred to governmental employees

A9056 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7158
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

A9056 - Summary

Increases the special accidental death benefit paid to a widow or widower or the deceased member's children under the age of eighteen, or if a student, under the age of twenty-three.

A9056 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  9056

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 18, 2018
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT to amend the general municipal law and the retirement and social
  security law, in relation to  increasing  certain  special  accidental
  death benefits

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

  Section 1. Subdivision c of section 208-f  of  the  general  municipal
law, as amended by chapter 76 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as
follows:
  c.  Commencing  July  first,  two  thousand  [seventeen]  EIGHTEEN the
special accidental death benefit paid to  a  widow  or  widower  or  the
deceased  member's  children under the age of eighteen or, if a student,
under the age of twenty-three, if the widow or widower has  died,  shall
be escalated by adding thereto an additional percentage of the salary of
the  deceased  member  (as  increased  pursuant to subdivision b of this
section) in accordance with the following schedule:
     calendar year of death
     of the deceased member              per centum
          1977 or prior                  [226.2%] 236%
          1978                           [216.7%] 226.2%
          1979                           [207.5%] 216.7%
          1980                           [198.5%] 207.5%
          1981                           [189.8%] 198.5%
          1982                           [181.4%] 189.8%
          1983                           [173.2%] 181.4%
          1984                           [165.2%] 173.2%
          1985                           [157.5%] 165.2%
          1986                           [150.0%] 157.5%
          1987                           [142.7%] 150.0%
          1988                           [135.7%] 142.7%
          1989                           [128.8%] 135.7%
          1990                           [122.1%] 128.8%
          1991                           [115.7%] 122.1%

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

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A9056A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7158
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

A9056A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the special accidental death benefit paid to a widow or widower or the deceased member's children under the age of eighteen, or if a student, under the age of twenty-three.

A9056A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 9056--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 18, 2018
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the retirement and  social
  security  law,  in  relation  to increasing certain special accidental
  death benefits

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  c  of section 208-f of the general municipal
law, as amended by chapter 76 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as
follows:
  c. Commencing  July  first,  two  thousand  [seventeen]  EIGHTEEN  the
special  accidental  death  benefit  paid  to  a widow or widower or the
deceased member's children under the age of eighteen or, if  a  student,
under  the  age of twenty-three, if the widow or widower has died, shall
be escalated by adding thereto an additional percentage of the salary of
the deceased member (as increased pursuant  to  subdivision  b  of  this
section) in accordance with the following schedule:
     calendar year of death
     of the deceased member              per centum
          1977 or prior                  [226.2%] 236%
          1978                           [216.7%] 226.2%
          1979                           [207.5%] 216.7%
          1980                           [198.5%] 207.5%
          1981                           [189.8%] 198.5%
          1982                           [181.4%] 189.8%
          1983                           [173.2%] 181.4%
          1984                           [165.2%] 173.2%
          1985                           [157.5%] 165.2%
          1986                           [150.0%] 157.5%
          1987                           [142.7%] 150.0%
          1988                           [135.7%] 142.7%
          1989                           [128.8%] 135.7%
          1990                           [122.1%] 128.8%

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

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