senate Bill S3168A

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to increasing certain special accidental death benefits

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Current Bill Status Via A4079 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 22, 2019 signed chap.382
Oct 11, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 19, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1679
substituted for s3168b
Jun 19, 2019 substituted by a4079b
ordered to third reading cal.1679
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 21, 2019 print number 3168b
May 21, 2019 amend and recommit to finance
Feb 26, 2019 reported and committed to finance
Feb 08, 2019 print number 3168a
Feb 08, 2019 amend and recommit to civil service and pensions
Feb 04, 2019 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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Jun 19, 2019 - Rules committee Vote

S3168B
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committee
19
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 26, 2019 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S3168A
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committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: Feb 26, 2019

S3168 - Details

Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

S3168 - Summary

Relates to increasing certain special accidental death benefits; increases the special accidental death benefit paid to a widow or widower or the deceased member's children under the age of eighteen, or if a student, under the age of twenty-three.

S3168 - Sponsor Memo

S3168 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3168

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 4, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. GOUNARDES -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions

AN  ACT to amend the general municipal law and the retirement and social
  security law, in relation to  increasing  certain  special  accidental
  death benefits

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

  Section 1. Subdivision c of section 208-f  of  the  general  municipal
law,  as  amended by chapter 179 of the laws of 2018, is amended to read
as follows:
  c. Commencing July first, two thousand [eighteen] NINETEEN the special
accidental death benefit paid to a widow  or  widower  or  the  deceased
member's  children under the age of eighteen or, if a student, under the
age of twenty-three, if the widow or widower has died,  shall  be  esca-
lated  by  adding  thereto an additional percentage of the salary of the
deceased member (as increased pursuant to subdivision b of this section)
in accordance with the following schedule:
     calendar year of death
     of the deceased member              per centum
          1977 or prior                  [236%]   246.1%
          1978                           [226.2%] 236%
          1979                           [216.7%] 226.2%
          1980                           [207.5%] 216.7%
          1981                           [198.5%] 207.5%
          1982                           [189.8%] 198.5%
          1983                           [181.4%] 189.8%
          1984                           [173.2%] 181.4%
          1985                           [165.2%] 173.2%
          1986                           [157.5%] 165.2%
          1987                           [150.0%] 157.5%
          1988                           [142.7%] 150.0%

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

Co-Sponsors

S3168A - Details

Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

S3168A - Summary

Relates to increasing certain special accidental death benefits; increases the special accidental death benefit paid to a widow or widower or the deceased member's children under the age of eighteen, or if a student, under the age of twenty-three.

S3168A - Sponsor Memo

S3168A - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3168--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 4, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. GOUNARDES -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions
  --  committee  discharged,  bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended
  and recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the retirement and  social
  security  law,  in  relation  to increasing certain special accidental
  death benefits

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  c  of section 208-f of the general municipal
law, as amended by chapter 179 of the laws of 2018, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  c. Commencing July first, two thousand [eighteen] NINETEEN the special
accidental  death  benefit  paid  to  a widow or widower or the deceased
member's children under the age of eighteen or, if a student, under  the
age  of  twenty-three,  if the widow or widower has died, shall be esca-
lated by adding thereto an additional percentage of the  salary  of  the
deceased member (as increased pursuant to subdivision b of this section)
in accordance with the following schedule:
     calendar year of death
     of the deceased member              per centum
          1977 or prior                  [236%]   246.1%
          1978                           [226.2%] 236%
          1979                           [216.7%] 226.2%
          1980                           [207.5%] 216.7%
          1981                           [198.5%] 207.5%
          1982                           [189.8%] 198.5%
          1983                           [181.4%] 189.8%
          1984                           [173.2%] 181.4%
          1985                           [165.2%] 173.2%
          1986                           [157.5%] 165.2%

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

Co-Sponsors

S3168B (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

S3168B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to increasing certain special accidental death benefits; increases the special accidental death benefit paid to a widow or widower or the deceased member's children under the age of eighteen, or if a student, under the age of twenty-three.

S3168B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3168B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3168--B

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            February 4, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sens. GOUNARDES, ORTT -- read twice and ordered printed,
  and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and
  Pensions -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered  reprinted  as
  amended  and  recommitted to said committee -- reported favorably from
  said committee and committed to the Committee on Finance --  committee
  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
  to said committee

AN  ACT to amend the general municipal law and the retirement and social
  security law, in relation to  increasing  certain  special  accidental
  death benefits

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

  Section 1. Subdivision c of section 208-f  of  the  general  municipal
law,  as  amended by chapter 179 of the laws of 2018, is amended to read
as follows:
  c. Commencing July first, two thousand [eighteen] NINETEEN the special
accidental death benefit paid to a widow  or  widower  or  the  deceased
member's  children under the age of eighteen or, if a student, under the
age of twenty-three, if the widow or widower has died,  shall  be  esca-
lated  by  adding  thereto an additional percentage of the salary of the
deceased member (as increased pursuant to subdivision b of this section)
in accordance with the following schedule:
     calendar year of death
     of the deceased member              per centum
          1977 or prior                  [236%]   246.1%
          1978                           [226.2%] 236%
          1979                           [216.7%] 226.2%
          1980                           [207.5%] 216.7%
          1981                           [198.5%] 207.5%
          1982                           [189.8%] 198.5%
          1983                           [181.4%] 189.8%

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

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