Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Dec 20, 2019
delivered to governor
|Jun 17, 2019
returned to senate
ordered to third reading rules cal.144
substituted for a6214
|May 20, 2019
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
|May 13, 2019
advanced to third reading
|May 08, 2019
2nd report cal.
|May 07, 2019
1st report cal.608
|Apr 30, 2019
reported and committed to finance
|Feb 21, 2019
referred to civil service and pensions
Senate Bill S3922Vetoed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - Vetoed by Governor
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Vetoed By Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S3922 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Retirement and Social Security Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §363-ee, amd §363-e, R & SS L
2019-S3922 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S3922 SPONSOR: GOUNARDES TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the retirement and social security law, in relation to disability retirement for members of the department of environmental conservation, forest rangers, university police officers and the regional state park police PURPOSE: To allow any member of the division of law enforcement in the Department of Environmental Conservation, Forest Rangers, University Police Offi- cers, and the Regional Park Police who is injured in the performance of his or her duty and can no longer perform his or her duties due to the injury to receive three quarters accidental disability retirement. The New York State Troopers, as well as members of the New York State Policemen's and Firemen's Retirement System already receive three quar- ters accidental disability retirement benefits.
2019-S3922 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 3922 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 21, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sens. GOUNARDES, FUNKE -- 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 disability retirement for members of the department of environmental conservation, forest rangers, university police officers and the regional state park police THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The retirement and social security law is amended by adding a new section 363-ee to read as follows: § 363-EE. ACCIDENTAL DISABILITY RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE FOR CERTAIN MEMBERS OR OFFICERS OF THE DIVISION OF LAW ENFORCEMENT IN THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION, FOREST RANGERS, REGIONAL STATE PARK POLICE OFFICERS, AND UNIVERSITY POLICE OFFICERS. A. A MEMBER MAY ELECT TO RECEIVE AN ACCIDENTAL DISABILITY RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE AS PROVIDED UNDER THIS SECTION IN LIEU OF THE BENEFITS PROVIDED UNDER SECTION THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-THREE-E OF THIS TITLE IF, AT THE TIME APPLICATION THEREFOR IS FILED, HE OR SHE IS: 1. PHYSICALLY OR MENTALLY INCAPACITATED FOR PERFORMANCE OF DUTY AS THE NATURAL AND PROXIMATE RESULT OF AN ACCIDENT NOT CAUSED BY HIS OR HER OWN WILLFUL NEGLIGENCE SUSTAINED IN SUCH SERVICE AND WHILE ACTUALLY A NON- SEASONALLY APPOINTED MEMBER OF THE DIVISION OF LAW ENFORCEMENT IN THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION, A POLICE OFFICER IN THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION, AN OFFICER IN THE REGIONAL STATE PARK POLICE, A FOREST RANGER IN THE SERVICE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION WHICH SHALL MEAN A PERSON WHO SERVES ON A FULL-TIME BASIS IN THE TITLE OF FOREST RANGER I, FOREST RANGER II, FOREST RANGER III, ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT OF FOREST FIRE CONTROL, SUPERINTENDENT OF FOREST FIRE CONTROL OR ANY SUCCESSOR TITLES OR NEW TITLES IN THE FOREST RANGER TITLE SERIES IN THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRON- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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