assembly Bill A6337

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Authorizes Susan Gillinder, the widow of Robert C. Ritchie, to file a new service retirement application and election form with the New York state and local employees' retirement system

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A6337 (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Retirement
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A7847

A6337 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes Susan Gillinder, the widow of Robert C. Ritchie, to file a new service retirement application and an option election form on behalf of her deceased husband with the New York state and local employees' retirement system.

A6337 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
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                                  6337

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 6, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. BRABENEC -- read once and referred to the Commit-
  tee on Governmental Employees

AN ACT to authorize Susan Gillinder, the widow of Robert C.  Ritchie, to
  file  a  new  service  retirement application and option election form
  with the New York state and  local  employees'  retirement  system  on
  behalf of such deceased member

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

  Section 1.  Notwithstanding any other provision of law to the  contra-
ry, Susan Gillinder, the widow of Robert C. Ritchie, who was a member of
the  New  York  state  and  local employees' retirement system, who died
after he filed for retirement but prior to his selected retirement date,
shall be authorized to file a new service retirement application and  an
option  election  form  on  behalf  of her deceased husband with a joint
allowance full option, if, within one year from the  effective  date  of
this  act, she shall submit a request therefor to the state comptroller.
In addition, his date of retirement shall be deemed to have been  August
15,  2016.  Once such application is received, any rights or benefits to
the pre-retirement ordinary death benefit payable upon the  death  of  a
member  in  service pursuant to section 448 of the retirement and social
security law shall be waived. Any amounts paid by the New York state and
local employees' retirement system as the result of the death of  Robert
C.   Ritchie prior to the filing of the request for a service retirement
benefit pursuant to this section shall  be  deducted  from  the  service
retirement benefit payable thereafter.
  §  2.  Any additional costs for this act shall be paid by the state of
New York.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
  FISCAL NOTE. -- Pursuant to Legislature Law, Section 50:
  This bill would deem deceased member Robert  C.  Ritchie  eligible  to
receive  a  service  retirement  benefit  effective  on August 15, 2016.

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