senate Bill S2051

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to determination of state contribution for certain benefits provided pursuant to collective bargaining agreements

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Finance Committee


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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 04, 2019 reported and committed to finance
Jan 22, 2019 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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Feb 4, 2019 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S2051
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: Feb 4, 2019

S2051 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3634
Current Committee:
Senate Finance
Law Section:
Civil Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §167, Civ Serv L; add §49, Leg L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: S4112, A7124
2015-2016: S3202, A5308
2017-2018: S1862, A2823

S2051 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to determination of state contribution for certain benefits provided pursuant to collective bargaining agreements.

S2051 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S2051 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  2051

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 22, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. GOUNARDES -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  civil  service  law and the legislative law, in
  relation to certain benefits provided pursuant to collective  bargain-
  ing agreements

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 1 of section 167 of the civil service  law,  as
amended  by chapter 582 of the laws of 1988, paragraph (a) as amended by
section 7 of part T of chapter 56 of the laws of 2010 and paragraph  (b)
as  amended  by  chapter  317 of the laws of 1995, is amended to read as
follows:
  1.   (a) The full cost of premium  or  subscription  charges  for  the
coverage  of  retired  state employees who are enrolled in the statewide
and the supplementary health benefit plans established pursuant to  this
article  and who retired prior to January first, nineteen hundred eight-
y-three shall be paid by the state. Nine-tenths of the cost  of  premium
or  subscription charges for the coverage of state employees and retired
state employees retiring on or after  January  first,  nineteen  hundred
eighty-three  AND  PRIOR  TO  OCTOBER FIRST, TWO THOUSAND ELEVEN who are
enrolled in the statewide and supplementary health benefit  plans  shall
be  paid  by  the  state.  Three-quarters  of  the  cost  of  premium or
subscription charges for  the  coverage  of  dependents  of  such  state
employees  and  retired  state  employees  shall  be  paid by the state.
Except as provided in paragraph (b) of this subdivision, the state shall
contribute toward the premium or subscription charges for  the  coverage
of  each  state employee or retired state employee who is enrolled in an
optional benefit plan and for the dependents of such state  employee  or
retired state employee the same dollar amount which would be paid by the
state  for  the premium or subscription charges for the coverage of such
state employee or retired state employee and his or her dependents if he
or she were enrolled in the statewide and the supplementary health bene-
fit plans, but not in excess of the premium or subscription charges  for
the coverage of such state employee or retired state employee and his or

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