senate Bill S2911A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to authorizing additional paid leave for certain employees

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 13, 2017 approval memo.13
signed chap.406
Nov 09, 2017 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2017 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.590
substituted for a3198a
Jun 19, 2017 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 16, 2017 amended on third reading 2911a
Mar 08, 2017 advanced to third reading
Mar 07, 2017 2nd report cal.
Mar 06, 2017 1st report cal.308
Jan 18, 2017 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

S2911 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3198A
Law Section:
Military Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §242, Mil L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S5268, A7739

S2911 - Summary

Relates to authorizing additional paid leave for certain employees who served in a combat theater or combat zone of operations.

S2911 - Sponsor Memo

S2911 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2911

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  CROCI  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the military law, in relation to authorizing  additional
  paid leave for certain employees

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 5 of  section  242  of  the  military  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  161  of  the  laws  of 1984, is amended to read as
follows:
  5. Pay for military duty. (A) Every public officer or  employee  shall
be  paid  his OR HER salary or other compensation as such public officer
or employee for any and all periods of  absence  while  engaged  in  the
performance  of  ordered military duty, and while going to and returning
from such duty, not exceeding a total of thirty days or twenty-two work-
ing days, whichever is greater, in any one calendar year and not exceed-
ing thirty days or twenty-two working days, whichever is greater, in any
one continuous period of such absence.
  (B) EVERY PUBLIC OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE WITH MILITARY COMBAT  EXPERIENCE,
AS  EVIDENCED  BY  THE  PUBLIC  OFFICER  OR  EMPLOYEE'S DD-214 AND OTHER
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE DOCUMENTATION, SHALL BE PAID HIS OR HER SALARY  OR
OTHER  COMPENSATION  AS  SUCH PUBLIC OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE FOR ANY AND ALL
PERIODS OF ABSENCE  WHILE  UTILIZING  ANY  HEALTHCARE  RELATED  SERVICES
RELATED  TO  SUCH  DUTY,  NOT  EXCEEDING  EIGHT WORKING DAYS, IN ANY ONE
CALENDAR YEAR.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD00987-02-7

Co-Sponsors

S2911A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3198A
Law Section:
Military Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §242, Mil L
Versions Introduced in 2015-2016 Legislative Session:
S5268, A7739

S2911A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to authorizing additional paid leave for certain employees who served in a combat theater or combat zone of operations.

S2911A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2911A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 2911--A
    Cal. No. 308

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  CROCI  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland Securi-
  ty and Military Affairs -- reported  favorably  from  said  committee,
  ordered  to  first  and  second  report,  ordered  to a third reading,
  amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place  in  the  order  of
  third reading

AN  ACT to amend the military law, in relation to authorizing additional
  paid leave for certain employees

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  5  of  section  242  of the military law, as
amended by chapter 161 of the laws  of  1984,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  5.  Pay  for military duty. (A) Every public officer or employee shall
be paid his OR HER salary or other compensation as such  public  officer
or  employee  for  any  and  all periods of absence while engaged in the
performance of ordered military duty, and while going to  and  returning
from such duty, not exceeding a total of thirty days or twenty-two work-
ing days, whichever is greater, in any one calendar year and not exceed-
ing thirty days or twenty-two working days, whichever is greater, in any
one continuous period of such absence.
  (B) EVERY PUBLIC OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE EMPLOYED BY THE STATE OF NEW YORK
WHO  SERVED  IN  A  COMBAT THEATER OR COMBAT ZONE OF OPERATIONS AS DOCU-
MENTED BY A COPY  OF  HIS  OR  HER  DD214,  CERTIFICATE  OF  RELEASE  OR
DISCHARGE  FROM  ACTIVE  DUTY, OR OTHER APPLICABLE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
DOCUMENTATION, SHALL BE PAID HIS OR HER SALARY OR OTHER COMPENSATION  AS
SUCH PUBLIC OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE FOR ANY AND ALL PERIODS OF ABSENCE WHILE
UTILIZING  ANY  HEALTHCARE  RELATED  SERVICES  RELATED TO SUCH DUTY, NOT
EXCEEDING EIGHT WORKING DAYS, IN ANY ONE CALENDAR YEAR.
  S 2. This act shall take effect on the one hundred twentieth day after
it shall have become a law.

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

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