senate Bill S1966

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the number of alternate physicians who may be appointed

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  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 11, 2019 signed chap.249
delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.339
substituted for a3593a
Jun 17, 2019 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Apr 29, 2019 advanced to third reading
Apr 10, 2019 2nd report cal.
Apr 09, 2019 1st report cal.405
Mar 29, 2019 print number 1966a
Mar 29, 2019 amend and recommit to cities
Jan 18, 2019 referred to cities

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S1966 - Details

Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §13-123, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S7186

S1966 - Summary

Increases the number of physicians who may be appointed to serve as the medical board of the NYC employees' retirement system.

S1966 - Sponsor Memo

S1966 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1966

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GOUNARDES, KAMINSKY -- read twice and ordered print-
  ed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  administrative code of the city of New York, in
  relation to the medical board of the New York city employees'  retire-
  ment system

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

  Section 1. Subdivision a of section 13-123 of the administrative  code
of  the  city of New York, as amended by local law number 59 of the city
of New York for the year 1996, is amended to read as follows:
  a. (1) There shall be a medical board of three physicians. One of such
physicians shall be appointed by the board and shall hold office at  the
pleasure  of  such  board, one shall be appointed by the commissioner of
health and shall hold office at the pleasure of such  commissioner,  and
the third shall be appointed by the commissioner of citywide administra-
tive  services and shall hold office at the pleasure of such commission-
er.
  (2) The board, the commissioner of  health  and  the  commissioner  of
citywide administrative services shall each have power to appoint one or
more but not exceeding [four] SEVEN alternate physicians, who shall hold
office  at  the  pleasure of such appointing board or official. Whenever
the board of trustees of the retirement  system  shall  so  direct,  the
functions,  powers and duties of the medical board, in addition to being
performed and exercised by the three physicians  appointed  pursuant  to
paragraph  one  of this subdivision, shall be performed and exercised by
one or more groups of three physicians as hereinafter  prescribed.  Each
such  group of three physicians shall function separately as the medical
board and each such group may consist partly of a  physician  or  physi-
cians appointed pursuant to paragraph one of this subdivision and partly
of one or more alternate physicians or may consist entirely of alternate
physicians;  provided,  however, that one of the physicians or alternate

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

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S1966A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
New York City Administrative Code
Laws Affected:
Amd §13-123, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S7186

S1966A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the number of physicians who may be appointed to serve as the medical board of the NYC employees' retirement system.

S1966A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1966A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1966--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 18, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens.  GOUNARDES,  KAMINSKY,  STAVISKY -- read twice and
  ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee  on
  Cities  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the  city  of  New  York,  in
  relation  to the medical board of the New York city employees' retire-
  ment system

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

  Section  1. Subdivision a of section 13-123 of the administrative code
of the city of New York, as amended by local law number 59 of  the  city
of New York for the year 1996, is amended to read as follows:
  a.  [(1)]  There shall be a medical board of three physicians. [One of
such physicians shall be appointed by the board and shall hold office at
the pleasure of such board, one shall be appointed by  the  commissioner
of  health  and  shall hold office at the pleasure of such commissioner,
and the third shall be appointed by the commissioner of citywide  admin-
istrative services and shall hold office at the pleasure of such commis-
sioner.
  (2)]  The  board,  the  commissioner of health and the commissioner of
citywide administrative services shall each have power to appoint one or
more but not exceeding [four alternate] EIGHT physicians, who shall hold
office at the pleasure of such appointing board  or  official.  Whenever
the  board  of  trustees  of  the retirement system shall so direct, the
functions, powers and duties of the medical board, [in addition to being
performed and exercised by the three physicians  appointed  pursuant  to
paragraph  one of this subdivision,] shall be performed and exercised by
one or more groups of three physicians as hereinafter  prescribed.  Each
such  group of three physicians shall function separately as the medical
board and each such group may consist [partly] of [a physician  or]  ANY
physicians  appointed  pursuant  to  [paragraph one of] this subdivision

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

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