senate Bill S5890A

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to sick leave for officers and employees with a qualifying World Trade Center condition

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 11, 2019 approval memo.5
signed chap.251
delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.693
substituted for a7819a
Jun 13, 2019 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1351
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 31, 2019 print number 5890a
May 31, 2019 amend and recommit to local government
May 16, 2019 referred to local government

S5890 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7819
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §92-d, Gen Muni L; amd §6, Civ Serv L; amd §2, Chap 273 of 2017; add §12-140, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S6898, A10498

S5890 - Summary

Relates to sick leave for officers and employees with a qualifying World Trade Center condition.

S5890 - Sponsor Memo

S5890 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5890

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sen. GOUNARDES -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the administrative code of
  the  city  of  New  York,  in  relation to sick leave for officers and
  employees with a qualifying World Trade Center condition; to amend the
  civil service law, in relation to the review of certain claims; and to
  amend chapter 273 of the laws of 2017 amending the  general  municipal
  law  relating to granting sick leave for officers and employees with a
  qualifying World Trade Center condition, in relation to the reimburse-
  ment of any public authority or municipal corporation in a city with a
  population of less than one million people for  the  cost  of  certain
  line of duty sick leave

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

  Section 1. Section 92-d of the general  municipal  law,  as  added  by
chapter 273 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
  §  92-d. Sick leave for officers and employees with a qualifying World
Trade Center condition. Notwithstanding any other  law,  rule  or  regu-
lation  to  the  contrary, officers and employees of the state, a public
authority or any municipal corporation outside of a city  with  a  popu-
lation  of  one  million  or  more who [filed a] HAVE FILED AND RECEIVED
APPROVAL FOR SUCH FILED notice of participation in  World  Trade  Center
rescue, recovery or cleanup operations and subsequently develop a quali-
fying  World  Trade  Center  condition, as defined in section two of the
retirement and social security  law,[while  employed  by  the  state,  a
public  authority  or  such  municipal  corporation or public authority]
shall, AFTER THE RECEIPT OF A WRITTEN REQUEST  FOR  LINE  OF  DUTY  SICK
LEAVE,  be  granted  line of duty sick leave commencing on the date that
such employee was diagnosed with a qualifying World Trade Center  condi-
tion  regardless of whether such officer or employee was employed by his
or her current employer at  the  time  that  such  officer  or  employee

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

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S5890A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7819
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §92-d, Gen Muni L; amd §6, Civ Serv L; amd §2, Chap 273 of 2017; add §12-140, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S6898, A10498

S5890A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to sick leave for officers and employees with a qualifying World Trade Center condition.

S5890A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5890A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5890--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2019
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the general municipal law and the administrative code of
  the  city  of  New  York,  in  relation to sick leave for officers and
  employees with a qualifying World Trade Center condition; to amend the
  civil service law, in relation to the review of certain claims; and to
  amend chapter 273 of the laws of 2017 amending the  general  municipal
  law  relating to granting sick leave for officers and employees with a
  qualifying World Trade Center condition, in relation to the reimburse-
  ment of any public authority or municipal corporation in a city with a
  population of less than one million people for  the  cost  of  certain
  line of duty sick leave

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

  Section 1. Section 92-d of the general  municipal  law,  as  added  by
chapter 273 of the laws of 2017, is amended to read as follows:
  §  92-d. Sick leave for officers and employees with a qualifying World
Trade Center condition. 1.(A) Notwithstanding any  other  law,  rule  or
regulation  to  the  contrary,  officers  and  employees of the state, a
public authority or any municipal corporation outside of a city  with  a
population  of one million or more who [filed a] HAVE FILED AND RECEIVED
APPROVAL FOR SUCH FILED notice of participation in  World  Trade  Center
rescue, recovery or cleanup operations and subsequently develop a quali-
fying  World  Trade  Center  condition, as defined in section two of the
retirement and social security  law,[while  employed  by  the  state,  a
public  authority  or  such  municipal  corporation or public authority]
shall, AFTER THE RECEIPT OF A WRITTEN REQUEST  FOR  LINE  OF  DUTY  SICK
LEAVE,  be  granted  line of duty sick leave commencing on the date that
such employee was diagnosed with a qualifying World Trade Center  condi-

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

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