senate Bill S7140

Vetoed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to disability retirement benefits for sheriffs, deputy sheriffs, undersheriffs and correction officers in Nassau County

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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.317
Dec 12, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 14, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.175
substituted for a9010
May 01, 2018 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 05, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 30, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 29, 2018 1st report cal.303
Jan 03, 2018 referred to civil service and pensions

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S7140 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9010
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §607-c, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S3949, A5329
2019-2020: S3946, S7920, A5021, A10051
2021-2022: S6710, A7342

S7140 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to disability retirement benefits for sheriffs, deputy sheriffs, undersheriffs and correction officers in Nassau County.

S7140 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7140 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7140

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 3, 2018
                               ___________

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
  disability retirement benefits for sheriffs, deputy sheriffs, undersh-
  eriffs, and correction officers in Nassau county

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

  Section 1. Section 607-c of the retirement and social security law  is
amended by adding a new subdivision g to read as follows:
  G. ANY SHERIFF, DEPUTY SHERIFF, UNDERSHERIFF, OR CORRECTION OFFICER AS
DEFINED  IN  SUBDIVISION A OF SECTION SIXTY-THREE-B OF THIS CHAPTER, AND
WHO IS EMPLOYED IN NASSAU COUNTY, WHO  BECOMES  PHYSICALLY  OR  MENTALLY
INCAPACITATED FOR THE PERFORMANCE OF DUTIES AS THE NATURAL AND PROXIMATE
RESULT OF AN INJURY, SUSTAINED IN THE PERFORMANCE OR DISCHARGE OF HIS OR
HER  DUTIES BY, OR AS THE NATURAL AND PROXIMATE RESULT OF AN INTENTIONAL
OR RECKLESS ACT OF ANY CIVILIAN VISITING, OR OTHERWISE  PRESENT  AT,  AN
INSTITUTION  UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF SUCH COUNTY WHERE SUCH INJURY WAS
SUSTAINED AND DOCUMENTED AFTER THE ENACTMENT OF THIS SECTION,  SHALL  BE
PAID A PERFORMANCE OF DUTY DISABILITY RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE EQUAL TO THAT
WHICH IS PROVIDED IN SECTION SIXTY-THREE OF THIS CHAPTER, SUBJECT TO THE
PROVISIONS  OF  SECTION  SIXTY-FOUR OF THIS CHAPTER. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY
OTHER PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, NONE OF THE PROVISIONS  OF  THIS
SUBDIVISION SHALL BE SUBJECT TO SECTION TWENTY-FIVE OF THIS CHAPTER.
  §  2.    All  past  service  costs  associated  with  implementing the
provisions of this act will be borne by Nassau county, and may be  amor-
tized over a ten year period.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
  FISCAL NOTE.--Pursuant to Legislative Law, Section 50:
  This  bill  will  allow  any sheriff, undersheriff, deputy sheriff, or
correction officer employed by  Nassau  County  to  become  eligible  to
receive a performance of duty benefit due to the intentional or reckless
act of a civilian visiting an institution under the jurisdiction of such
county.  The  benefit  will be 75% of final average salary less worker's

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