senate Bill S3841

Vetoed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Includes SUNY police officers for purposes of presumption regarding impairment caused by heart disease

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 20, 2019 vetoed memo.265
delivered to governor
Jun 11, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.84
substituted for a5301
May 07, 2019 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 06, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 01, 2019 2nd report cal.
Apr 30, 2019 1st report cal.522
Feb 19, 2019 referred to civil service and pensions


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Apr 30, 2019 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

Aye with Reservations
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: Apr 30, 2019


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S3841 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §363-a, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S4634, A6413
2021-2022: A4393

S3841 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Includes SUNY police officers for purposes of presumption regarding impairment caused by heart disease.

S3841 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3841 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 19, 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 retirement and social security law, in relation to
  certain disabilities of university police officers  appointed  by  the
  state university of New York


  Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 363-a of the retirement and social
security law, as amended by chapter 437 of the laws of 2016, is  amended
to read as follows:
  3.  As used in this section, the terms "firefighter" and "police offi-
cer" mean any member who is performing police or fire  service,  as  the
phrase police or fire service is defined in paragraphs a, b, c, d, f (as
added by chapter six hundred seventy-four of the laws of nineteen eight-
y-six),  f (as added by chapter six hundred seventy-seven of the laws of
nineteen eighty-six), g, h, I and j of  subdivision  eleven  of  section
three  hundred two of this article, and who, prior to entry into service
as a firefighter or police officer, successfully passed a physical exam-
ination which failed to  disclose  evidence  of  any  disease  or  other
impairment of the heart.
  §  2.  The  amendments  to  section 363-a of the retirement and social
security law made by section one of this act shall not  affect,  impair,
or  invalidate  any  temporary  right,  privilege,  or benefit conferred
pursuant to the provisions of a general, special  or  local  law  (other
than pursuant to articles 14 and 15 of the retirement and social securi-
ty  law)  for  any  member of a public retirement system or pension plan
funded by the state or one of its political subdivisions, nor shall  any
amendments thereto affect the application of such provisions as extended
by  the  provisions of section 480 of the retirement and social security
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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


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