assembly Bill A10477A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a temporary retirement incentive for certain public employees who are above age fifty-five and with twenty-five years of service

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 17, 2020 print number 10477a
Jun 17, 2020 amend and recommit to governmental employees
May 22, 2020 referred to governmental employees

Co-Sponsors

A10477 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8151
Law Section:
Retirement
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A5088

A10477 - Summary

Establishes a temporary retirement incentive for certain public employees who are above age fifty-five and with twenty-five years of service.

A10477 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  10477

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 22, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced by COMMITTEE ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Abinanti) --
  read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Employees

AN  ACT  to  provide  temporary  retirement incentive for certain public
  employees

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  This  act  enacts into law components of legislation that
would establish an age 55/25  temporary  incentive  for  certain  public
employees.
  § 2. Legislative findings. The legislature finds and declares that the
retirement benefit for certain public employees who are above age 55 and
with 25 years of service provided for in this act is intended only to be
temporary in nature for employees who are eligible to receive and quali-
fy  for the applicable benefit during the applicable time periods speci-
fied in this act. Further, 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 herein during the applicable time periods.
  §  3.  Definitions.  As  used  in this act, unless the context clearly
requires otherwise:
  (a) "Retirement system" means the New York state and local  employees'
retirement system and the New York state teachers' retirement system.
  (b)  "Teachers'  retirement system" means the New York state teachers'
retirement system.
  (c) "Participating employer" means an educational employer, the state-
operated institutions of the state university of New York, and a  commu-
nity  college  operating  under a program of the state university of New
York, which participates in a  retirement  system  as  defined  in  this
section,  who  employs  members  who  hold  positions represented by the
recognized collective bargaining units  affiliated  with  the  New  York
state united teachers employee organization.
  (d)  "Educational  employer" means a participating employer which is a
school district, a board of cooperative educational  services,  a  voca-
tional education and extension board, an institution for the instruction

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

Co-Sponsors

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A10477A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8151
Law Section:
Retirement
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A5088

A10477A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a temporary retirement incentive for certain public employees who are above age fifty-five and with twenty-five years of service.

A10477A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                10477--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 22, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  COMMITTEE  ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Abinanti,
  Epstein) -- read once and referred to the  Committee  on  Governmental
  Employees  -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to provide temporary  retirement  incentive  for  certain  public
  employees

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. This act enacts into law  components  of  legislation  that
would  establish  an  age  55/25  temporary incentive for certain public
employees.
  § 2. Legislative findings. The legislature finds and declares that the
retirement benefit for certain public employees who are above age 55 and
with 25 years of service provided for in this act is intended only to be
temporary in nature for employees who are eligible to receive and quali-
fy for the applicable benefit during the applicable time periods  speci-
fied  in  this  act.  Further, 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 herein during the applicable time periods.
  § 3. Definitions. As used in this  act,  unless  the  context  clearly
requires otherwise:
  (a)  "Retirement system" means the New York state and local employees'
retirement system and the New York state teachers' retirement system.
  (b) "Teachers' retirement system" means the New York  state  teachers'
retirement system.
  (c) "Participating employer" means an educational employer, the state-
operated  institutions of the state university of New York, and a commu-
nity college operating under a program of the state  university  of  New
York,  and  which participates in a retirement system as defined in this
section.
  (d) "Educational employer" means a participating employer which  is  a
school  district,  a  board of cooperative educational services, a voca-
tional education and extension board, an institution for the instruction

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