senate Bill S5640A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Provides temporary retirement incentive for certain public employees

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
May 02, 2018 advanced to third reading
May 01, 2018 2nd report cal.
Apr 30, 2018 1st report cal.896
Apr 09, 2018 print number 5640a
Apr 09, 2018 amend and recommit to civil service and pensions
Jan 03, 2018 referred to civil service and pensions
Apr 24, 2017 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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Apr 30, 2018 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S5640A
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committee
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Aye
0
Nay
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Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
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Abstained
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: Apr 30, 2018

S5640 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7354
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Retirement
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7639, A10639
2019-2020: A7449

S5640 - Summary

Establishes an age 55/25 temporary retirement incentive for certain public employees.

S5640 - Sponsor Memo

S5640 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5640

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  CROCI  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions

AN ACT to provide temporary  retirement  incentive  for  certain  public
  employees

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

  Section 1. This act enacts into law  components  of  legislation  that
would  establish an age 55/25 temporary retirement incentive for certain
public employees.
  § 2. Legislative findings. The legislature finds and declares that the
retirement benefit for certain public employees who are above age 55 and
with 25 years of service provided for in this act is intended only to be
temporary in nature for employees who are eligible to receive and quali-
fy for the applicable benefit during the applicable time periods  speci-
fied  in  this  act.  Further, nothing in this act shall be construed to
create an expectation of a future or continuing retirement  benefit  for
any  public  employee who is not eligible to receive and qualify for the
retirement benefits herein during the applicable time periods.
  § 3. Definitions. As used in this  act,  unless  the  context  clearly
requires otherwise:
  (a)  "Retirement system" means the New York state teachers' retirement
system.
  (b) "Teachers' retirement system" means the New York  state  teachers'
retirement system.
  (c)  "Educational  employer" means a participating employer which is a
school district, a board of cooperative educational  services,  a  voca-
tional education and extension board, an institution for the instruction
of the deaf and of the blind as enumerated in section 4201 of the educa-
tion law, or a school district as enumerated in section 1 of chapter 566
of the laws of 1967, as amended.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02162-02-7

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S5640A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7354
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Retirement
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7639, A10639
2019-2020: A7449

S5640A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes an age 55/25 temporary retirement incentive for certain public employees.

S5640A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5640A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5640--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 24, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  CROCI  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions
  -- recommitted to the Committee  on  Civil  Service  and  Pensions  in
  accordance  with  Senate  Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to  provide  temporary  retirement incentive for certain public
  employees

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

  Section  1.  This  act  enacts into law components of legislation that
would establish an age 55/25 temporary retirement incentive for  certain
public employees.
  § 2. Legislative findings. The legislature finds and declares that the
retirement benefit for certain public employees who are above age 55 and
with 25 years of service provided for in this act is intended only to be
temporary in nature for employees who are eligible to receive and quali-
fy  for the applicable benefit during the applicable time periods speci-
fied in this act. Further, nothing in this act  shall  be  construed  to
create  an  expectation of a future or continuing retirement benefit for
any public employee who is not eligible to receive and qualify  for  the
retirement benefits herein during the applicable time periods.
  §  3.  Definitions.  As  used  in this act, unless the context clearly
requires otherwise:
  (a) "Retirement system" means the New York state teachers'  retirement
system.
  (b)  "Teachers'  retirement system" means the New York state teachers'
retirement system.
  (c) "Educational employer" means a participating employer which  is  a
school  district,  a  board of cooperative educational services, a voca-
tional education and extension board, an institution for the instruction

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

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