senate Bill S5556A

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing a twenty year retirement plan for members or officers of the regional state park police

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Civil Service And Pensions Committee


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 04, 2020 print number 5556a
Mar 04, 2020 amend and recommit to civil service and pensions
Jan 08, 2020 referred to civil service and pensions
May 14, 2019 reported and committed to finance
May 06, 2019 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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May 14, 2019 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S5556
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1
committee
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Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: May 14, 2019

nay (1)
excused (1)

Co-Sponsors

S5556 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6990
Current Committee:
Senate Civil Service And Pensions
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Add §383-e, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S5126, A6686

S5556 - Summary

Relates to establishing a twenty year retirement plan for members or officers of the regional state park police.

S5556 - Sponsor Memo

S5556 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5556

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 6, 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 retirement and social security law, in relation to
  establishing a twenty year retirement plan for members or officers  of
  the regional state park police

  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 383-e to read as follows:
  § 383-E. RETIREMENT OF OFFICERS OF THE  REGIONAL  STATE  PARK  POLICE;
TWENTY   YEAR  RETIREMENT  PLAN.  A.  MEMBERSHIP.  EVERY  NON-SEASONALLY
APPOINTED SWORN MEMBER OR OFFICER OF THE REGIONAL STATE PARK POLICE  WHO
ENTERS  OR  RE-ENTERS  SERVICE IN ANY SUCH TITLE SHALL BE COVERED BY THE
PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION, AND EVERY MEMBER DESCRIBED IN THIS  SUBDIVI-
SION  IN  SUCH SERVICE ON OR BEFORE ONE YEAR PRIOR TO THE EFFECTIVE DATE
OF THIS SECTION MAY ELECT TO  BE  COVERED  BY  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  THIS
SECTION  BY  FILING  AN  ELECTION  THEREFOR  WITH THE COMPTROLLER. TO BE
EFFECTIVE, SUCH ELECTION MUST BE DULY EXECUTED  AND  ACKNOWLEDGED  ON  A
FORM PREPARED BY THE COMPTROLLER FOR THAT PURPOSE.
  B.  RETIREMENT  ALLOWANCE. A MEMBER, COVERED BY THE PROVISIONS OF THIS
SECTION AT THE TIME OF RETIREMENT, SHALL  BE  ENTITLED  TO  RETIRE  UPON
COMPLETION  OF  TWENTY YEARS OF TOTAL CREDITABLE SERVICE IN SUCH TITLES,
AND SHALL RETIRE UPON THE ATTAINMENT OF  THE  MANDATORY  RETIREMENT  AGE
PRESCRIBED  BY  THIS  SECTION,  BY  FILING  AN APPLICATION THEREFOR IN A
MANNER SIMILAR TO THAT PROVIDED IN SECTION THREE HUNDRED SEVENTY OF THIS
ARTICLE.
  1. UPON COMPLETION OF TWENTY YEARS OF SUCH SERVICE  AND  UPON  RETIRE-
MENT,  EACH  SUCH MEMBER SHALL RECEIVE A PENSION WHICH, TOGETHER WITH AN
ANNUITY FOR SUCH YEARS OF SERVICE AS PROVIDED IN PARAGRAPH FOUR OF  THIS
SUBDIVISION, SHALL BE SUFFICIENT TO PROVIDE HIM OR HER WITH A RETIREMENT
ALLOWANCE OF ONE-HALF OF HIS OR HER FINAL AVERAGE SALARY.

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

Co-Sponsors

S5556A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6990
Current Committee:
Senate Civil Service And Pensions
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Add §383-e, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
S5126, A6686

S5556A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing a twenty year retirement plan for members or officers of the regional state park police.

S5556A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5556A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5556--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 6, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GOUNARDES, ADDABBO, KAPLAN, KENNEDY, SKOUFIS -- read
  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the
  Committee on Civil Service and Pensions -- recommitted to the  Commit-
  tee  on  Civil  Service and Pensions in accordance with Senate Rule 6,
  sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill  amended,  ordered  reprinted  as
  amended and recommitted to said committee

AN  ACT  to amend the retirement and social security law, in relation to
  establishing a twenty year retirement plan for members or officers  of
  the regional state park police

  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 383-e to read as follows:
  § 383-E. RETIREMENT OF OFFICERS OF THE  REGIONAL  STATE  PARK  POLICE;
TWENTY   YEAR  RETIREMENT  PLAN.  A.  MEMBERSHIP.  EVERY  NON-SEASONALLY
APPOINTED SWORN MEMBER OR OFFICER OF THE REGIONAL STATE PARK POLICE  WHO
ENTERS  OR  RE-ENTERS  SERVICE IN ANY SUCH TITLE SHALL BE COVERED BY THE
PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION, AND EVERY MEMBER DESCRIBED IN THIS  SUBDIVI-
SION  IN  SUCH SERVICE ON OR BEFORE ONE YEAR PRIOR TO THE EFFECTIVE DATE
OF THIS SECTION MAY ELECT TO  BE  COVERED  BY  THE  PROVISIONS  OF  THIS
SECTION  BY  FILING  AN  ELECTION  THEREFOR  WITH THE COMPTROLLER. TO BE
EFFECTIVE, SUCH ELECTION MUST BE DULY EXECUTED  AND  ACKNOWLEDGED  ON  A
FORM PREPARED BY THE COMPTROLLER FOR THAT PURPOSE.
  B.  RETIREMENT  ALLOWANCE. A MEMBER, COVERED BY THE PROVISIONS OF THIS
SECTION AT THE TIME OF RETIREMENT, SHALL  BE  ENTITLED  TO  RETIRE  UPON
COMPLETION  OF  TWENTY YEARS OF TOTAL CREDITABLE SERVICE IN SUCH TITLES,
AND SHALL RETIRE UPON THE ATTAINMENT OF  THE  MANDATORY  RETIREMENT  AGE
PRESCRIBED  BY  THIS  SECTION,  BY  FILING  AN APPLICATION THEREFOR IN A
MANNER SIMILAR TO THAT PROVIDED IN SECTION THREE HUNDRED SEVENTY OF THIS
ARTICLE.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10479-03-0

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