assembly Bill A7657

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the compensation and medical expenses of certain injured state employees

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May 14, 2019 referred to governmental employees

A7657 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S68
Law Section:
State Finance Law
Laws Affected:
Add §209-c, St Fin L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S6348

A7657 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the compensation and medical expenses of certain injured state employees; requires the state to pay for the salary, wages, medical and hospital expenses of parole revocation specialist title series, revenue crime specialist title series or investigative officer title series who are injured or are taken sick in the performance of his or her duties.

A7657 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7657

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              May 14, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN  ACT  to amend the state finance law, in relation to the compensation
  and medical expenses of certain injured state employees

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

  Section  1.  The  state finance law is amended by adding a new section
209-c to read as follows:
  § 209-C. PAYMENT OF SALARY, WAGES, MEDICAL AND  HOSPITAL  EXPENSES  OF
CERTAIN  EMPLOYEES. FOR THE PURPOSE OF THIS SECTION, THE TERM "EMPLOYEE"
SHALL MEAN A STATE EMPLOYEE IN THE PAROLE  REVOCATION  SPECIALIST  TITLE
SERIES,  REVENUE  CRIME SPECIALIST TITLE SERIES OR INVESTIGATIVE OFFICER
TITLE SERIES.
  1. ANY EMPLOYEE WHO IS INJURED IN THE PERFORMANCE OF HIS OR HER DUTIES
OR WHO IS TAKEN SICK AS A RESULT OF THE PERFORMANCE OF HIS OR HER DUTIES
SO AS TO NECESSITATE MEDICAL OR OTHER LAWFUL REMEDIAL TREATMENT SHALL BE
PAID BY THE STATE THE FULL AMOUNT OF HIS OR HER REGULAR SALARY OR  WAGES
FOR  THE DURATION OF HIS OR HER LEAVE FOR OCCUPATIONAL INJURY OR DISEASE
AS PROVIDED BY SECTION SEVENTY-ONE OF THE  CIVIL  SERVICE  LAW  AND,  IN
ADDITION  THE STATE SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ALL MEDICAL TREATMENT AND HOSPI-
TAL CARE NECESSITATED BY REASON OF SUCH  INJURY  OR  ILLNESS.  PROVIDED,
HOWEVER,  AND  NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION,
THE STATE HEALTH AUTHORITIES OR ANY PHYSICIAN APPOINTED FOR THE  PURPOSE
BY THE STATE, AFTER A DETERMINATION HAS FIRST BEEN MADE THAT SUCH INJURY
OR  SICKNESS  WAS INCURRED DURING, OR RESULTED FROM, SUCH PERFORMANCE OF
DUTY, MAY ATTEND ANY SUCH INJURED OR SICK EMPLOYEE, FROM TIME  TO  TIME,
FOR  THE  PURPOSE  OF PROVIDING MEDICAL, SURGICAL OR OTHER TREATMENT, OR
FOR MAKING INSPECTIONS AND THE STATE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR  SALARY  OR
WAGES  PAYABLE TO SUCH EMPLOYEE, OR FOR THE COST OF MEDICAL TREATMENT OR
HOSPITAL CARE FURNISHED AFTER SUCH DATE AS SUCH  HEALTH  AUTHORITIES  OR
PHYSICIAN SHALL CERTIFY THAT SUCH INJURED OR SICK EMPLOYEE HAS RECOVERED

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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