senate Bill S7158B

Signed By Governor
2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to special accidental death benefits

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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 31, 2018 signed chap.179
Jul 19, 2018 delivered to governor
Jun 11, 2018 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.52
substituted for a9056a
Mar 27, 2018 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 05, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 28, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 27, 2018 1st report cal.526
Feb 16, 2018 print number 7158b
Feb 16, 2018 amend and recommit to civil service and pensions
Feb 02, 2018 print number 7158a
Feb 02, 2018 amend and recommit to civil service and pensions
Jan 03, 2018 referred to civil service and pensions

S7158 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9056
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

S7158 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the special accidental death benefit paid to a widow or widower or the deceased member's children under the age of eighteen, or if a student, under the age of twenty-three.

S7158 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7158 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7158

                            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 general municipal law and the retirement and  social
  security  law,  in  relation  to increasing certain special accidental
  death benefits

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  c  of section 208-f of the general municipal
law, as amended by chapter 76 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as
follows:
  c. Commencing  July  first,  two  thousand  [seventeen]  EIGHTEEN  the
special  accidental  death  benefit  paid  to  a widow or widower or the
deceased member's children under the age of eighteen or, if  a  student,
under  the  age of twenty-three, if the widow or widower has died, shall
be escalated by adding thereto an additional percentage of the salary of
the deceased member (as increased pursuant  to  subdivision  b  of  this
section) in accordance with the following schedule:
     calendar year of death
     of the deceased member              per centum
          1977 or prior                  [226.2%] 236%
          1978                           [216.7%] 226.2%
          1979                           [207.5%] 216.7%
          1980                           [198.5%] 207.5%
          1981                           [189.8%] 198.5%
          1982                           [181.4%] 189.8%
          1983                           [173.2%] 181.4%
          1984                           [165.2%] 173.2%
          1985                           [157.5%] 165.2%
          1986                           [150.0%] 157.5%
          1987                           [142.7%] 150.0%
          1988                           [135.7%] 142.7%
          1989                           [128.8%] 135.7%
          1990                           [122.1%] 128.8%
          1991                           [115.7%] 122.1%

S7158A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9056
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

S7158A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the special accidental death benefit paid to a widow or widower or the deceased member's children under the age of eighteen, or if a student, under the age of twenty-three.

S7158A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7158A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7158--A

                            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
  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted  as  amended
  and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the general municipal law and the retirement and social
  security law, in relation to  increasing  certain  special  accidental
  death benefits

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

  Section 1. Subdivision c of section 208-f  of  the  general  municipal
law, as amended by chapter 76 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as
follows:
  c.  Commencing  July  first,  two  thousand  [seventeen]  EIGHTEEN the
special accidental death benefit paid to  a  widow  or  widower  or  the
deceased  member's  children under the age of eighteen or, if a student,
under the age of twenty-three, if the widow or widower has  died,  shall
be escalated by adding thereto an additional percentage of the salary of
the  deceased  member  (as  increased  pursuant to subdivision b of this
section) in accordance with the following schedule:
     calendar year of death
     of the deceased member              per centum
          1977 or prior                  [226.2%] 236%
          1978                           [216.7%] 226.2%
          1979                           [207.5%] 216.7%
          1980                           [198.5%] 207.5%
          1981                           [189.8%] 198.5%
          1982                           [181.4%] 189.8%
          1983                           [173.2%] 181.4%
          1984                           [165.2%] 173.2%
          1985                           [157.5%] 165.2%
          1986                           [150.0%] 157.5%
          1987                           [142.7%] 150.0%
          1988                           [135.7%] 142.7%

Co-Sponsors

S7158B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9056
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

S7158B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the special accidental death benefit paid to a widow or widower or the deceased member's children under the age of eighteen, or if a student, under the age of twenty-three.

S7158B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7158B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 7158--B

                            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
  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted  as  amended
  and  recommitted  to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT to amend the general municipal law and the retirement and social
  security law, in relation to  increasing  certain  special  accidental
  death benefits

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

  Section 1. Subdivision c of section 208-f  of  the  general  municipal
law, as amended by chapter 76 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as
follows:
  c.  Commencing  July  first,  two  thousand  [seventeen]  EIGHTEEN the
special accidental death benefit paid to  a  widow  or  widower  or  the
deceased  member's  children under the age of eighteen or, if a student,
under the age of twenty-three, if the widow or widower has  died,  shall
be escalated by adding thereto an additional percentage of the salary of
the  deceased  member  (as  increased  pursuant to subdivision b of this
section) in accordance with the following schedule:
     calendar year of death
     of the deceased member              per centum
          1977 or prior                  [226.2%] 236%
          1978                           [216.7%] 226.2%
          1979                           [207.5%] 216.7%
          1980                           [198.5%] 207.5%
          1981                           [189.8%] 198.5%
          1982                           [181.4%] 189.8%
          1983                           [173.2%] 181.4%
          1984                           [165.2%] 173.2%
          1985                           [157.5%] 165.2%
          1986                           [150.0%] 157.5%

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