senate Bill S4489

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to deductions from benefits of certain retired members

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 03, 2020 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 27, 2020 advanced to third reading
Jan 23, 2020 2nd report cal.
Jan 22, 2020 1st report cal.229
Jan 08, 2020 referred to civil service and pensions
returned to senate
died in assembly
May 13, 2019 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 06, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 01, 2019 2nd report cal.
Apr 30, 2019 1st report cal.524
Mar 13, 2019 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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Jan 22, 2020 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S4489
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: Jan 22, 2020

aye wr (1)

Apr 30, 2019 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S4489
6
0
committee
6
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: Apr 30, 2019

aye wr (1)

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S4489 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7189
Law Section:
Education Law
Laws Affected:
Add §§396-a & 6257, Ed L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A9444
2015-2016: A7006
2017-2018: A7426

S4489 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to deductions from benefits of certain retired members.

S4489 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4489 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  4489

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 13, 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 education law, in relation to deductions of benefits
  of certain retired members

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

  Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section  396-a
to read as follows:
  §  396-A.  DEDUCTIONS  FROM  BENEFITS  OF  CERTAIN RETIRED MEMBERS. 1.
NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, AN ELECTING EMPLOYEE WHO  IS
RETIRED FROM THE OPTIONAL RETIREMENT SYSTEM SHALL HAVE THE RIGHT, AT ANY
TIME  AFTER  SUCH  ELECTING EMPLOYEE'S RETIREMENT, TO EXECUTE AND FILE A
DEDUCTION AUTHORIZATION CARD WITH THE  DESIGNATED  INSURER  OR  INSURERS
UPON  AUDIT  AND  WARRANT  OF THE COMPTROLLER FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE STATE
UNIVERSITY AND BY THE APPROPRIATE FISCAL OFFICER  FOR  EMPLOYEES  OF  AN
ELECTING  EMPLOYER  AUTHORIZING THE DEDUCTION FROM SUCH ELECTING EMPLOY-
EE'S RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE OF MEMBERSHIP DUES AND SUCH  ELECTING  EMPLOY-
EE'S SHARE OF THE COST FOR EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION-SPONSORED BENEFIT PLANS
AND  THE PAYMENT THEREOF TO A RETIREE ORGANIZATION OF WHICH THE ELECTING
EMPLOYEE IS THEN A MEMBER AND WHICH IS THEN AFFILIATED  WITH  EITHER  AN
EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION CERTIFIED OR RECOGNIZED AS THE COLLECTIVE BARGAIN-
ING REPRESENTATIVE OF ALL EMPLOYEES IN THE NEGOTIATING UNIT OF WHICH THE
ELECTING  EMPLOYEE  WAS A PART PRIOR TO HIS OR HER RETIREMENT OR WITH AN
EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION WITH WHICH  SUCH  EMPLOYEE  ORGANIZATION  IS  THEN
AFFILIATED. THE DESIGNATED INSURER OR INSURERS UPON AUDIT AND WARRANT OF
THE  COMPTROLLER FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY AND BY THE APPRO-
PRIATE FISCAL OFFICER FOR EMPLOYEES OF AN ELECTING EMPLOYER SHALL THERE-
AFTER DEDUCT FROM THE RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE OF SUCH ELECTING EMPLOYEE THE
AMOUNT OF MEMBERSHIP DUES AND SUCH AMOUNTS REQUIRED TO BE PAID  BY  SUCH
ELECTING  EMPLOYEE  FOR  SUCH AUTHORIZED EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION-SPONSORED
BENEFIT PLANS, AND SHALL TRANSMIT THE SUM SO DEDUCTED  TO  SAID  RETIREE

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

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