senate Bill S6398A

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to granting sick leave for officers and employees with a qualifying World Trade Center condition

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Current Bill Status Via A7901 - 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
Sep 11, 2017 signed chap.273
delivered to governor
Jun 21, 2017 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.2174
substituted for s6398a
Jun 21, 2017 substituted by a7901a
ordered to third reading cal.2174
Jun 06, 2017 print number 6398a
Jun 06, 2017 amend and recommit to rules
reported and committed to rules
May 16, 2017 referred to local government

Votes

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Jun 21, 2017 - Rules committee Vote

S6398A
25
0
committee
25
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jun 6, 2017 - Local Government committee Vote

S6398
9
0
committee
9
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jun 6, 2017

Co-Sponsors

S6398 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7901A
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §92-d, Gen Muni L

S6398 - Summary

Relates to granting sick leave for officers and employees of the state, a public authority or a municipal corporation outside of a city with a population of one million or more with a qualifying World Trade Center condition; provides that such leave shall be provided without loss of an officer or employee's accrued sick leave.

S6398 - Sponsor Memo

S6398 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6398

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to granting  sick
  leave  for officers and employees with a qualifying World Trade Center
  condition

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

  Section  1.  The  general  municipal  law  is  amended by adding a new
section 92-d to read as follows:
  S 92-D. SICK LEAVE FOR OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES WITH A QUALIFYING  WORLD
TRADE  CENTER  CONDITION.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY OTHER LAW, RULE OR REGU-
LATION TO THE CONTRARY, OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES OF ANY  MUNICIPAL  CORPO-
RATION  OR  PUBLIC  AUTHORITY OUTSIDE OF A CITY WITH A POPULATION OF ONE
MILLION OR MORE WHO PREVIOUSLY FILED A NOTICE OF PARTICIPATION IN  WORLD
TRADE  CENTER  RESCUE,  RECOVERY  OR CLEANUP OPERATIONS AND SUBSEQUENTLY
DEVELOP A QUALIFYING WORLD TRADE CENTER CONDITION, AS DEFINED IN SECTION
TWO OF THE RETIREMENT AND SOCIAL SECURITY LAW, WHILE EMPLOYED WITH  SUCH
MUNICIPAL  CORPORATION OR PUBLIC AUTHORITY SHALL BE GRANTED LINE OF DUTY
SICK LEAVE. THE OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE SHALL BE COMPENSATED AT HIS  OR  HER
REGULAR  RATE OF PAY FOR THOSE REGULAR WORK HOURS DURING WHICH THE OFFI-
CER OR EMPLOYEE IS ABSENT FROM WORK. SUCH LEAVE SHALL BE PROVIDED  WITH-
OUT LOSS OF AN OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE'S ACCRUED SICK LEAVE.
  S  2.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law; provided, however, that  effective  immediately,  the
addition,  amendment  and/or  repeal of any rule or regulation necessary
for the implementation of this act on its effective date  is  authorized
and directed to be made and completed on or before such effective date.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11520-01-7

Co-Sponsors

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S6398A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7901A
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §92-d, Gen Muni L

S6398A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to granting sick leave for officers and employees of the state, a public authority or a municipal corporation outside of a city with a population of one million or more with a qualifying World Trade Center condition; provides that such leave shall be provided without loss of an officer or employee's accrued sick leave.

S6398A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6398A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 6398--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. GOLDEN, KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local  Government
  -- reported favorably from said committee and committed to the Commit-
  tee  on Rules -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted
  as amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation to granting  sick
  leave  for officers and employees with a qualifying World Trade Center
  condition

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

  Section  1.  The  general  municipal  law  is  amended by adding a new
section 92-d to read as follows:
  S 92-D. SICK LEAVE FOR OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES WITH A QUALIFYING  WORLD
TRADE  CENTER  CONDITION.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY OTHER LAW, RULE OR REGU-
LATION TO THE CONTRARY, OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES OF THE  STATE,  A  PUBLIC
AUTHORITY  OR  ANY  MUNICIPAL CORPORATION OUTSIDE OF A CITY WITH A POPU-
LATION OF ONE MILLION OR MORE WHO FILED A  NOTICE  OF  PARTICIPATION  IN
WORLD  TRADE  CENTER  RESCUE,  RECOVERY OR CLEANUP OPERATIONS AND SUBSE-
QUENTLY DEVELOP A QUALIFYING WORLD TRADE CENTER CONDITION, AS DEFINED IN
SECTION TWO OF THE RETIREMENT AND SOCIAL SECURITY LAW, WHILE EMPLOYED BY
THE STATE, A PUBLIC AUTHORITY OR SUCH MUNICIPAL  CORPORATION  OR  PUBLIC
AUTHORITY  SHALL  BE  GRANTED  LINE OF DUTY SICK LEAVE COMMENCING ON THE
DATE THAT SUCH EMPLOYEE WAS DIAGNOSED  WITH  A  QUALIFYING  WORLD  TRADE
CENTER  CONDITION  REGARDLESS  OF  WHETHER  SUCH OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE WAS
EMPLOYED BY HIS OR HER CURRENT EMPLOYER AT THE TIME THAT SUCH OFFICER OR
EMPLOYEE PARTICIPATED IN WORLD TRADE CENTER RESCUE, RECOVERY OR  CLEANUP
OPERATIONS.  THE  OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE SHALL BE COMPENSATED AT HIS OR HER
REGULAR RATE OF PAY FOR THOSE REGULAR WORK HOURS DURING WHICH THE  OFFI-
CER  OR EMPLOYEE IS ABSENT FROM WORK. SUCH LEAVE SHALL BE PROVIDED WITH-
OUT LOSS OF AN OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE'S ACCRUED SICK LEAVE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11520-05-7

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