senate Bill S5731A

Vetoed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the definition of overtime ceiling

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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 21, 2018 vetoed memo.312
Dec 12, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.222
substituted for a7599a
Jun 18, 2018 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1839
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 30, 2018 reported and committed to finance
May 10, 2018 print number 5731a
May 10, 2018 amend and recommit to civil service and pensions
Jan 03, 2018 referred to civil service and pensions
May 23, 2017 reported and committed to finance
Apr 27, 2017 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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Jun 18, 2018 - Rules committee Vote

S5731A
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 30, 2018 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S5731A
8
1
committee
8
Aye
1
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: May 30, 2018

nay (1)
aye wr (1)
excused (1)

May 23, 2017 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S5731
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
2
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 23, 2017

aye wr (2)

Co-Sponsors

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S5731 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7599
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §601, R & SS L

S5731 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the definition of overtime ceiling for members who first become members of a public retirement system of the state on or after April first, two thousand twelve.

S5731 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5731 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5731

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 27, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- 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
  the definition of overtime ceiling

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

  Section 1. Subdivision l of section 601 of the retirement  and  social
security  law, as amended by chapter 510 of the laws of 2015, is amended
to read as follows:
  l. "Wages" shall mean regular compensation earned by  and  paid  to  a
member  by a public employer, except that for members who first join the
New York state and local employees' retirement system or  the  New  York
state  teachers'  retirement system on or after January first, two thou-
sand ten, overtime compensation paid in any year in excess of the  over-
time  ceiling,  as defined by this subdivision, shall not be included in
the  definition  of  wages.  "Overtime  compensation"  shall  mean,  for
purposes  of  this  section,  compensation  paid under any law or policy
under which employees are paid at a rate  greater  than  their  standard
rate  for  additional  hours  worked  beyond  those  required, including
compensation paid under section one hundred  thirty-four  of  the  civil
service  law and section ninety of the general municipal law. The "over-
time ceiling" shall mean fifteen thousand dollars per annum  on  January
first,  two  thousand ten, and shall be increased by three per cent each
year thereafter, provided, however, that for members  who  first  become
members  of  a  public  retirement system of the state on or after April
first, two thousand  twelve,  OTHER  THAN  A  PENSION  AUTHORIZED  UNDER
SECTION  SIX  HUNDRED  FOUR-B  OF THIS ARTICLE, "overtime ceiling" shall
mean fifteen thousand dollars per annum on  April  first,  two  thousand
twelve,  and  shall be increased each year thereafter by a percentage to
be determined annually by reference to the  consumer  price  index  (all
urban  consumers,  CPI-U,  U.S.  city  average, all items, 1982-84=100),

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

Co-Sponsors

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S5731A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7599
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §601, R & SS L

S5731A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the definition of overtime ceiling for members who first become members of a public retirement system of the state on or after April first, two thousand twelve.

S5731A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5731A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5731--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 27, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  PARKER,  ADDABBO,  ALCANTARA,  BAILEY,  HAMILTON,
  PERSAUD, SANDERS, SERRANO, STAVISKY -- 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 amend the retirement and social security law, in relation to
  the definition of overtime ceiling

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision l of section 601 of the retirement and social
security law, as amended by chapter 368 of the laws of 2017, is  amended
to read as follows:
  l. (a) "Wages" shall mean regular compensation earned by and paid to a
member  by a public employer, except that for members who first join the
New York state and local employees' retirement system or  the  New  York
state  teachers'  retirement system on or after January first, two thou-
sand ten, overtime compensation paid in any year in excess of the  over-
time  ceiling,  as defined by this subdivision, shall not be included in
the definition of wages.
  (b) "Overtime compensation" shall mean, for purposes of this  section,
compensation paid under any law or policy under which employees are paid
at  a  rate greater than their standard rate for additional hours worked
beyond those required, including compensation  paid  under  section  one
hundred  thirty-four  of the civil service law and section ninety of the
general municipal law.
  (c) The "overtime ceiling" shall mean  fifteen  thousand  dollars  per
annum  on  January  first,  two  thousand ten, and shall be increased by
three per cent each year thereafter, provided, however, that:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10320-05-8

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