senate Bill S5133

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to providing performance of duty disability retirement benefits for ambulance medical technician supervisors, ambulance medical technician coordinators and ambulance medical technicians in Nassau County

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.449
substituted for a5324
Jun 14, 2019 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
May 20, 2019 advanced to third reading
May 15, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 14, 2019 1st report cal.751
Apr 10, 2019 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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May 14, 2019 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S5133
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committee
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Aye
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Nay
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Aye with Reservations
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Absent
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Excused
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Abstained
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: May 14, 2019

excused (1)

S5133 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5324
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Add §607-i, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A7115
2017-2018: A7135, A10721

S5133 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to providing performance of duty disability retirement benefits for ambulance medical technician supervisors, ambulance medical technician coordinators and ambulance medical technicians in Nassau county.

S5133 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5133 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5133

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 10, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the retirement and social security law, in  relation  to
  providing performance of duty disability retirement benefits for ambu-
  lance  medical  technician  supervisors,  ambulance medical technician
  coordinators and ambulance medical technicians in Nassau county

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

  Section 1. The retirement and social security law is amended by adding
a new section 607-i to read as follows:
  §  607-I. PERFORMANCE OF DUTY DISABILITY RETIREMENT BENEFITS FOR AMBU-
LANCE MEDICAL TECHNICIAN SUPERVISORS, AMBULANCE MEDICAL TECHNICIAN COOR-
DINATORS AND AMBULANCE MEDICAL TECHNICIANS  IN  NASSAU  COUNTY.  A.  THE
COUNTY  OF  NASSAU  SHALL MAKE THE BENEFITS PROVIDED HEREIN AVAILABLE TO
AMBULANCE MEDICAL TECHNICIAN SUPERVISORS, AMBULANCE  MEDICAL  TECHNICIAN
COORDINATORS  AND  AMBULANCE MEDICAL TECHNICIANS IN THE EMPLOY OF NASSAU
COUNTY.
  B. A MEMBER SHALL BE ENTITLED TO RETIREMENT FOR DISABILITY INCURRED IN
THE PERFORMANCE OF DUTY IF, AT THE TIME APPLICATION THEREFOR  IS  FILED,
HE OR SHE IS:
  1. PHYSICALLY OR MENTALLY INCAPACITATED FOR PERFORMANCE OF DUTY AS THE
NATURAL  AND  PROXIMATE  RESULT OF A DISABILITY NOT CAUSED BY HIS OR HER
OWN WILLFUL NEGLIGENCE SUSTAINED IN SUCH SERVICE AND  WHILE  ACTUALLY  A
MEMBER OF THE RETIREMENT SYSTEM; AND
  2.  ACTUALLY  IN  SERVICE  UPON  WHICH HIS OR HER MEMBERSHIP IS BASED.
HOWEVER, IN THE CASE WHERE A MEMBER IS DISCONTINUED FROM SERVICE, EITHER
VOLUNTARILY, OR INVOLUNTARILY, SUBSEQUENT TO SUSTAINING A DISABILITY  IN
SUCH SERVICE, APPLICATION MAY BE MADE NOT LATER THAN TWO YEARS AFTER THE
MEMBER  IS FIRST DISCONTINUED FROM SERVICE; AND PROVIDED THAT THE MEMBER
MEETS THE REQUIREMENTS OF SUBDIVISION A OF THIS SECTION AND THIS  SUBDI-
VISION.

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

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