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|Mar 13, 2020||opinion referred to judiciary|
|Feb 14, 2020||to attorney-general for opinion|
|Jan 08, 2020||referred to judiciary|
|Feb 27, 2019||opinion referred to judiciary|
|Feb 07, 2019||to attorney-general for opinion|
|Jan 15, 2019||referred to judiciary|
senate Bill S1685
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S1685 (ACTIVE) - Details
S1685 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1685 SPONSOR: BROOKS TITLE OF BILL: CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY proposing an amendment to section 18 of article 7 of the constitution, in relation to providing for payment of bonuses to members of the armed forces from this state for service during the period of the Korean war PURPOSE: The purpose of this bill is to provide for the creation of state debts to fund the payment of, and to pay, bonuses to members of the armed forces for service in Korea. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. amends section 18 of article 7 of the constitution to provide a bonus to members of the armed forces for their services in the Korean War.
S1685 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1685 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 15, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. BROOKS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY proposing an amendment to section 18 of article 7 of the constitution, in relation to providing for payment of bonuses to members of the armed forces from this state for service during the period of the Korean war Section 1. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That section 18 of arti- cle 7 of the constitution be amended to read as follows: § 18. (A) The legislature may authorize by law the creation of a debt or debts of the state to provide for the payment of a bonus to each male and female member of the armed forces of the United States, still in the armed forces, or separated or discharged under honorable conditions, for service while on active duty with the armed forces at any time during the period from December seventh, nineteen hundred forty-one to and including September second, nineteen hundred forty-five, who was a resi- dent of this state for a period of at least six months immediately prior to his or her enlistment, induction or call to active duty. The law authorizing the creation of the debt shall provide for payment of such bonus to the next of kin of each male and female member of the armed forces who, having been a resident of this state for a period of six months immediately prior to his or her enlistment, induction or call to active duty, died while on active duty at any time during the period from December seventh, nineteen hundred forty-one to and including September second, nineteen hundred forty-five; or who died while on active duty subsequent to September second, nineteen hundred forty-five, or after his or her separation or discharge under honorable conditions, prior to receiving payment of such bonus. An apportionment of the moneys on the basis of the periods and places of service of such members of the armed forces shall be provided by general laws. (B) THE LEGISLATURE MAY ALSO AUTHORIZE THE CREATION OF A DEBT OR DEBTS OF THE STATE TO PROVIDE FOR THE PAYMENT OF A BONUS TO EACH MALE AND EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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