senate Bill S3070

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Includes step children within the meaning of the term "child" for purposes of additional credits for children of firefighters, police officers, EMTs and paramedics killed in the line of duty

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 01, 2018 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 22, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 17, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 16, 2018 1st report cal.161
Jan 03, 2018 referred to civil service and pensions
returned to senate
died in assembly
Feb 14, 2017 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 13, 2017 advanced to third reading
Feb 07, 2017 2nd report cal.
Feb 06, 2017 1st report cal.155
Jan 19, 2017 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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Jan 16, 2018 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: Jan 16, 2018

nay (1)

Feb 6, 2017 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S3070
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Absent
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Excused
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: Feb 6, 2017

nay (1)
excused (1)

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S3070 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A636
Law Section:
Civil Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§85-a - 85-c, Civ Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S5989, A8992
2015-2016: S3604, A929
2019-2020: S3099, A840

S3070 - Summary

Includes step children within the meaning of the term "child" for purposes of additional credits for children of firefighters, police officers, emergency medical technicians and paramedics killed in the line of duty.

S3070 - Sponsor Memo

S3070 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3070

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 19, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  ADDABBO, AVELLA, GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered
  printed, and when printed to be committed to the  Committee  on  Civil
  Service and Pensions

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  civil service law, in relation to civil service
  credits for step children of firefighters, police officers,  emergency
  medical technicians and paramedics killed in the line of duty

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 85-a of the civil service  law  is
amended by adding a new paragraph (c) to read as follows:
  (C) FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE TERM "CHILD" SHALL INCLUDE (I) A
STEP  CHILD  OF A FIREFIGHTER, POLICE OFFICER, EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNI-
CIAN OR PARAMEDIC KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY, OR (II)  THE  CHILD  OF  A
SURVIVING  SPOUSE  OF  A  FIREFIGHTER, POLICE OFFICER, EMERGENCY MEDICAL
TECHNICIAN OR PARAMEDIC KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY, PROVIDED  THAT  SUCH
CHILD  WAS  BORN PRIOR TO THE DATE ON WHICH SUCH AN INDIVIDUAL IS KILLED
IN THE LINE OF DUTY.
  § 2. Subdivision 1 of section  85-b  of  the  civil  service  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  376  of  the  laws  of 2013, is amended to read as
follows:
  1. [Definition] DEFINITIONS.  (A) As used in this section, "killed  in
the  line  of duty" shall mean having died in the performance of duty as
the natural and proximate result of the World  Trade  Center  attack  on
September  eleventh,  two  thousand  one or as the natural and proximate
result of participation in the  rescue  effort  that  was  conducted  in
response to such attack.
  (B) FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION, THE TERM "CHILD" SHALL INCLUDE (I) A
STEP  CHILD  OF A FIREFIGHTER, POLICE OFFICER, EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNI-
CIAN OR PARAMEDIC KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY, OR (II)  THE  CHILD  OF  A
SURVIVING  SPOUSE  OF  A  FIREFIGHTER, POLICE OFFICER, EMERGENCY MEDICAL
TECHNICIAN OR PARAMEDIC KILLED IN THE LINE OF DUTY, PROVIDED  THAT  SUCH

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

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