|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 30, 2019||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S2931
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Civil Service And Pensions Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S2931 (ACTIVE) - Details
S2931 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S2931 SPONSOR: O'MARA TITLE OF BILL: An act granting retroactive membership in the New York state and local employees' retirement system to Kerry Brennan PURPOSE: This bill seeks to remedy an oversight that through no fault of her own, Kerry M. Brennan was not offered membership in the New York State and local Employees' retirement system as a tier IV member. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Allows Kerry Brennan the opportunity to submit an application with the state comptroller to be classified as a Tier IV member with June 9, 2001 as her date of membership. Section 2: States no contributions made to the retirement system shall
S2931 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 2931 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E January 30, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. O'MARA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions AN ACT granting retroactive membership in the New York state and local employees' retirement system to Kerry Brennan THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Notwithstanding any other law to the contrary, Kerry Bren- nan, an employee of the County of Yates and a member of the New York state and local employees' retirement system, who was employed as a lifeguard for the Village of Penn Yan as a seasonal employee on June 9, 2001, who for reasons not ascribable to her own negligence, failed to become a member of such retirement system during such employment in the Village of Penn Yan in 2001, shall be deemed to have joined the New York state and local employees' retirement system on the date June 9, 2001 and shall be granted Tier IV status in such retirement system, if, with- in one year of the effective date of this act, she shall file a written request with the state comptroller. § 2. No contributions made to the New York state and local employees' retirement system by Kerry Brennan shall be returned or refunded to her pursuant to this act. § 3. All past service costs of implementing the provisions of this act shall be borne by the state of New York. § 4. This act shall take effect immediately. FISCAL NOTE.-- Pursuant to Legislative Law, Section 50: This bill will grant Tier 4 status in the New York State and Local Employees' Retirement System to Kerry Brennan, a current Tier 5 member employed by the County of Yates, by changing her date of membership to June 9, 2001, her first date of employment with the Village of Penn Yan. There will be no refund of member contributions. If this bill is enacted during the 2019 legislative session, we antic- ipate that there will be an increase of approximately $1,900 in the EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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