senate Bill S3552A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to employment of retired persons without diminution of retirement allowance

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 18, 2018 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 02, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 01, 2018 2nd report cal.
Apr 30, 2018 1st report cal.894
Jan 03, 2018 referred to civil service and pensions
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 20, 2017 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 13, 2017 amended on third reading 3552a
Mar 02, 2017 advanced to third reading
Mar 01, 2017 2nd report cal.
Feb 28, 2017 1st report cal.270
Jan 24, 2017 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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Apr 30, 2018 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S3552A
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committee
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Aye
0
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: Apr 30, 2018

aye wr (3)

Feb 28, 2017 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S3552
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 28, 2017

aye wr (2)

S3552 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3965
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §211, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S4297

S3552 - Summary

Relates to permitting employment of retired police, firefighters and EMTs without diminution of retirement allowance for periods in excess of two years.

S3552 - Sponsor Memo

S3552 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3552

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  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 retirement and social security law, in  relation  to
  employment  of retired persons without diminution of retirement allow-
  ance

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph  (b)  of  subdivision  2  of section 211 of the
retirement and social security law, as amended by  chapter  640  of  the
laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  (b)  Such  approval  may be granted only on the written request of the
prospective employer of such retired person, which request  shall  state
detailed reasons therefor related to the standards set forth herein, and
on  a  finding,  on  evidence satisfactory to the appropriate officer or
authority specified in paragraph (a) of this subdivision,
  (1) that the retired person is duly  qualified,  competent  and  phys-
ically  fit for performance of the duties of the position in which he or
she is to be employed and is properly certified where such certification
is required;
  (2) that he or she will earn more than one  thousand  dollars  in  one
year,  including  compensation  earned  in  such  position  under  other
provisions of this article that there  are  not  readily  available  for
recruitment  persons  qualified  to perform the duties of such position;
[and (4);]
  (3) that the prospective employer has prepared a detailed  recruitment
plan to fill such vacancy on a permanent basis;
  (4) that his or her employment is in the best interests of the govern-
ment service; and
  (5)(i)  that  there  is an urgent need for his or her services in such
position as a result  of  an  unplanned,  unpredictable  and  unexpected
vacancy  where  sufficient  time is not available to recruit a qualified

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

S3552A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3965
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §211, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
S4297

S3552A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to permitting employment of retired police, firefighters and EMTs without diminution of retirement allowance for periods in excess of two years.

S3552A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3552A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3552--A
    Cal. No. 270

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions
  -- 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 retirement and social security law, in relation to
  employment of retired persons without diminution of retirement  allow-
  ance

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

  Section 1. Paragraph (b) of  subdivision  2  of  section  211  of  the
retirement  and  social  security  law, as amended by chapter 640 of the
laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  (b) Such approval may be granted only on the written  request  of  the
prospective  employer  of such retired person, which request shall state
detailed reasons therefor related to the standards set forth herein, and
on a finding, on evidence satisfactory to  the  appropriate  officer  or
authority specified in paragraph (a) of this subdivision,
  (1)  that  the  retired  person is duly qualified, competent and phys-
ically fit for performance of the duties of the position in which he  or
she is to be employed and is properly certified where such certification
is required;
  (2)  that  he  or  she will earn more than one thousand dollars in one
year,  including  compensation  earned  in  such  position  under  other
provisions  of  this  article  that  there are not readily available for
recruitment persons qualified to perform the duties  of  such  position;
[and (4);]
  (3)  that the prospective employer has prepared a detailed recruitment
plan to fill such vacancy on a permanent basis;
  (4) that his or her employment is in the best interests of the govern-
ment service; and

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

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