Assembly Actions -
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Mar 02, 2020
referred to civil service and pensions
Senate Bill S7908
2019-2020 Legislative Session
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Civil Service And Pensions Committee
- In Committee Assembly
- On Floor Calendar Assembly
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed By Governor
2019-S7908 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Current Committee:
- Senate Civil Service And Pensions
- Law Section:
- Retirement and Social Security Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §607-i, R & SS L
- Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S5705, S8293, A7127, A10695
2021-2022: S3101, A6500
2019-S7908 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7908 SPONSOR: KAPLAN TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the retirement and social security law, in relation to providing accidental disability retirement benefits for chief fire marshals, assistant chief fire marshals, division supervising fire marshals, supervising fire marshals, fire marshals and fire marshal trainees in Nassau county SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This legislation provides for a Y2 performance of duty retirement for various fire marshal titles within Nassau County who are injured in the line of duty. JUSTIFICATION: provide services countywide, including operations, the investigation of suspicious of arsonists and other criminals. They are York State.
2019-S7908 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7908 I N S E N A T E March 2, 2020 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KAPLAN -- 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 providing accidental disability retirement benefits for chief fire marshals, assistant chief fire marshals, division supervising fire marshals, supervising fire marshals, fire marshals and fire marshal trainees in Nassau county 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 607-i to read as follows: § 607-I. PERFORMANCE OF DUTY, DISABILITY RETIREMENT FOR CHIEF FIRE MARSHALS, ASSISTANT CHIEF FIRE MARSHALS, DIVISION SUPERVISING FIRE MARSHALS, SUPERVISING FIRE MARSHALS, FIRE MARSHALS AND FIRE MARSHAL TRAINEES IN NASSAU COUNTY. A. THE COUNTY OF NASSAU SHALL MAKE THE BENE- FITS PROVIDED HEREIN AVAILABLE TO CHIEF FIRE MARSHALS, ASSISTANT CHIEF FIRE MARSHALS, DIVISION SUPERVISING FIRE MARSHALS, SUPERVISING FIRE MARSHALS, FIRE MARSHALS AND FIRE MARSHAL TRAINEES IN THE EMPLOY OF NASSAU COUNTY. B. A MEMBER SHALL BE ENTITLED TO RETIREMENT FOR DISABILITY INCURRED IN THE PERFORMANCE OF DUTY 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 A DISABILITY, NOT CAUSED BY HIS OR HER OWN WILLFUL NEGLIGENCE SUSTAINED IN SUCH SERVICE AND WHILE ACTUALLY A MEMBER OF THE RETIREMENT SYSTEM; AND 2. ACTUALLY IN SERVICE UPON WHICH HIS OR HER MEMBERSHIP IS BASED. HOWEVER, IN A CASE WHERE A MEMBER IS DISCONTINUED FROM SERVICE, EITHER VOLUNTARILY OR INVOLUNTARILY, SUBSEQUENT TO SUSTAINING A DISABILITY IN SUCH SERVICE, APPLICATION MAY BE MADE NOT LATER THAN TWO YEARS AFTER THE MEMBER IS FIRST DISCONTINUED FROM SERVICE; AND PROVIDED THAT THE MEMBER MEETS THE REQUIREMENTS OF SUBDIVISION A OF THIS SECTION AND THIS SUBDI- VISION. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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