assembly Bill A10050

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to providing performance of duty disability retirement benefits for certain first responders in Nassau county

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Mar 06, 2020 referred to governmental employees

A10050 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7805
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Add §607-i, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A7115
2017-2018: A7135, A10721
2021-2022: A6492

A10050 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to providing performance of duty disability retirement benefits for the employee titles police medic, police medic supervisor, police medic coordinator, bureau director emergency ambulance, and deputy bureau director emergency ambulance in the employ of Nassau county.

A10050 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  10050

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              March 6, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. ABBATE -- read once and referred to the Committee
  on Governmental Employees

AN  ACT  to amend the retirement and social security law, in relation to
  providing performance of duty disability retirement benefits  for  the
  employee  titles  police  medic, police medic supervisor, police medic
  coordinator, bureau director emergency ambulance,  and  deputy  bureau
  director emergency ambulance in the employ of 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  BENEFITS  FOR
CERTAIN FIRST RESPONDERS IN NASSAU COUNTY. A. THE COUNTY OF NASSAU SHALL
MAKE  THE  BENEFITS  PROVIDED HEREIN AVAILABLE TO THE FOLLOWING EMPLOYEE
TITLES IN THE EMPLOY OF NASSAU COUNTY: POLICE MEDIC; POLICE MEDIC SUPER-
VISOR; POLICE MEDIC COORDINATOR; BUREAU  DIRECTOR  EMERGENCY  AMBULANCE;
AND DEPUTY BUREAU DIRECTOR EMERGENCY AMBULANCE.
  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 THE 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.
  C. APPLICATION FOR A PERFORMANCE OF DUTY DISABILITY RETIREMENT  ALLOW-
ANCE FOR SUCH A MEMBER MAY BE MADE BY:
  1. SUCH MEMBER; OR

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets