senate Bill S8801A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to enabling public employers to offer certain temporary retirement incentives for certain public employees

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Rules Committee


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    • Passed Assembly
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 28, 2020 print number 8801a
Sep 28, 2020 amend and recommit to rules
Jul 17, 2020 referred to rules

Co-Sponsors

S8801 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10897
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Retirement

S8801 - Summary

Enables public employers to offer an age fifty-five with ten years of service or age fifty with twenty-five years of service temporary retirement incentives for certain public employees.

S8801 - Sponsor Memo

S8801 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8801
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               July 17, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT in relation to enabling public employers to offer certain  tempo-
   rary retirement incentives for certain public employees
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

   Section 1. Legislative findings. The legislature  finds  and  declares
 that  the  state  is  experiencing economic difficulties and in order to
 avoid layoffs of public employees, a retirement incentive is  necessary.
 However, nothing in this act shall be construed to create an expectation
 of a future or continuing retirement benefit for any public employee who
 is  not  eligible  to receive and qualify for the retirement benefits in
 this act during the applicable time periods.
   § 2. Definitions. For purposes of this act, the following terms  shall
 have the following meanings:
   (a)  "Retirement system" means the New York state and local employees'
 retirement system, the New York state teachers' retirement  system,  the
 New  York  city  teachers' retirement system, the New York city board of
 education retirement system or the New York city  employees'  retirement
 system,  exclusive  of  the  retirement  plans  established  pursuant to
 sections 13-156 and 13-157 of the administrative code of the city of New
 York.
   (b) "State employer" means:
   (1) the executive branch of the state;
   (2) the state-operated institutions of the  state  university  of  New
 York;
   (3)  the  statutory and contract colleges operated pursuant to section
 357 of the education law;
   (4) the state university construction fund (hereinafter referred to in
 this act as the "fund");
   (5) a cooperative extension association (hereinafter  referred  to  in
 this act as the "association");
   (6)  the  city  university  of New York as defined in subdivision 2 of
 section 6202 of the education law;
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

S8801A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10897
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Retirement

S8801A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Enables public employers to offer an age fifty-five with ten years of service or age fifty with twenty-five years of service temporary retirement incentives for certain public employees.

S8801A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8801A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  8801--A
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               July 17, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sens. GRIFFO, BORRELLO -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules --  commit-
   tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
   mitted to said committee
 
 AN ACT in relation to enabling public employers to offer certain  tempo-
   rary retirement incentives for certain public employees

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Legislative findings. The legislature  finds  and  declares
 that  the  state  is  experiencing economic difficulties and in order to
 avoid layoffs of public employees, a retirement incentive is  necessary.
 However, nothing in this act shall be construed to create an expectation
 of a future or continuing retirement benefit for any public employee who
 is  not  eligible  to receive and qualify for the retirement benefits in
 this act during the applicable time periods.
   § 2. Definitions. For purposes of this act, the following terms  shall
 have the following meanings:
   (a)  "Retirement system" means the New York state and local employees'
 retirement system, the New York state teachers' retirement  system,  the
 New  York  city  teachers' retirement system, the New York city board of
 education retirement system or the New York city  employees'  retirement
 system,  exclusive  of  the  retirement  plans  established  pursuant to
 sections 13-156 and 13-157 of the administrative code of the city of New
 York.
   (b) "State employer" means:
   (1) the executive branch of the state;
   (2) the state-operated institutions of the  state  university  of  New
 York;
   (3)  the  statutory and contract colleges operated pursuant to section
 357 of the education law;
   (4) the state university construction fund (hereinafter referred to in
 this act as the "fund");
   (5) a cooperative extension association (hereinafter  referred  to  in
 this act as the "association");
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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