senate Bill S5903A

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to allowing certain members of the New York city police pension fund to receive a membership date in such pension fund attributable to service in certain cadet titles

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Oct 29, 2019 signed chap.431
Oct 17, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 20, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
home rule request
ordered to third reading rules cal.653
substituted for a7620a
Jun 19, 2019 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
home rule request
ordered to third reading cal.1699
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jun 16, 2019 print number 5903a
Jun 16, 2019 amend (t) and recommit to civil service and pensions
May 16, 2019 referred to civil service and pensions

Co-Sponsors

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S5903 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7620
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §209-fff, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S5121, A6502

S5903 - Summary

Relates to allowing certain members of the New York city police pension fund to receive a membership date in such pension fund attributable to service in the titles of police cadet program or police cadet program II.

S5903 - Sponsor Memo

S5903 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  5903

                       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 Civil Service and Pensions

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  administrative code of the city of New York, in
  relation to allowing certain members  of  the  New  York  city  police
  pension  fund  to  receive service credit for their service in the New
  York city police department cadet program

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

  Section  1. Subdivision h of section 13-218 of the administrative code
of the city of New York, as added by chapter 594 of the laws of 2000, is
relettered subdivision i and a new subdivision j is  added  to  read  as
follows:
  J.  (1)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY  PROVISION  OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, UPON
ELECTION, ANY MEMBER OF THE POLICE PENSION FUND, SUBCHAPTER TWO OF  THIS
CHAPTER  WHO IS SUBJECT TO ARTICLE FOURTEEN OF THE RETIREMENT AND SOCIAL
SECURITY LAW, AND SERVED IN THE NEW YORK CITY  POLICE  DEPARTMENT  CADET
PROGRAM SHALL RECEIVE CREDIT IN SUCH POLICE PENSION FUND, SUBCHAPTER TWO
OF  THIS  CHAPTER, FOR THE PERIOD OF SERVICE IN THE NEW YORK CITY POLICE
DEPARTMENT CADET PROGRAM. ANY MEMBER WHO WAS NOT A MEMBER OF THE RETIRE-
MENT SYSTEM SHALL RECEIVE SUCH CREDIT BY PAYING INTO THE POLICE  PENSION
FUND  ADDITIONAL  MEMBER  CONTRIBUTIONS PLUS INTEREST, AT A RATE OF FIVE
PERCENT, WHICH WOULD HAVE BEEN PAID OR CREDITED HAD SUCH MEMBER  BEEN  A
MEMBER  OF THE POLICE PENSION FUND, SUBCHAPTER TWO OF THIS CHAPTER, FROM
HIS OR HER DATE OF APPOINTMENT AS A  NEW  YORK  CITY  POLICE  DEPARTMENT
CADET,  PROVIDED SUCH PAYMENT IS MADE WITHIN FIVE YEARS AFTER THE EFFEC-
TIVE DATE OF THIS SUBDIVISION, OR WITHIN FIVE YEARS  AFTER  COMMENCEMENT
OF  MEMBERSHIP  IN  THE  NEW YORK CITY POLICE PENSION FUND, WHICHEVER IS
LATER. ANY SUCH MEMBER WHO WAS A MEMBER OF THE NEW YORK CITY  EMPLOYEES'
RETIREMENT  SYSTEM  WHILE SERVING IN THE NEW YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT
CADET PROGRAM SHALL RECEIVE SUCH CREDIT IN THE POLICE  PENSION  FUND  BY
REQUESTING A TRANSFER OF CREDIT WITHIN FIVE YEARS AFTER THIS SUBDIVISION

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

Co-Sponsors

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S5903A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7620
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Add §209-fff, Gen Muni L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S5121, A6502

S5903A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to allowing certain members of the New York city police pension fund to receive a membership date in such pension fund attributable to service in the titles of police cadet program or police cadet program II.

S5903A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5903A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 5903--A

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 16, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced by Sens. GOUNARDES, COMRIE, GAUGHRAN, KAMINSKY, KAPLAN, SAVI-
  NO -- 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,  in  relation  to  allowing
  certain  members of the New York city police pension fund to receive a
  membership date in the New York city police pension fund  attributable
  to  service  in  the  titles  of  police cadet program or police cadet
  program II in the New York city police department cadet program

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

  Section  1.  The  general  municipal  law  is  amended by adding a new
section 209-fff to read as follows:
  § 209-FFF. PROVISIONS RELATING TO A MEMBERSHIP DATE IN  THE  NEW  YORK
CITY POLICE PENSION FUND ATTRIBUTABLE TO SERVICE IN THE TITLES OF POLICE
CADET  PROGRAM  AND  POLICE CADET PROGRAM II IN THE NEW YORK CITY POLICE
DEPARTMENT CADET PROGRAM. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW TO THE
CONTRARY, UPON ELECTION, ANY MEMBER OF THE NEW YORK CITY POLICE  PENSION
FUND  WHO  IS  SUBJECT  TO ARTICLE FOURTEEN OF THE RETIREMENT AND SOCIAL
SECURITY LAW, AND WHO SERVED IN THE  NEW  YORK  CITY  POLICE  DEPARTMENT
CADET  PROGRAM  IN  THE  TITLE  OF  POLICE CADET PROGRAM OR POLICE CADET
PROGRAM II PRIOR TO APRIL FIRST, TWO THOUSAND TWELVE, BUT DID  NOT  JOIN
THE  NEW  YORK CITY EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM WHILE SERVING IN EITHER
SUCH TITLE, MAY PURCHASE CREDIT FOR THE PERIOD OF SERVICE IN SUCH TITLES
IN THE NEW YORK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT CADET PROGRAM BY PAYING INTO  THE
NEW  YORK  CITY POLICE PENSION FUND ALL MEMBER CONTRIBUTIONS PLUS INTER-
EST, AT A RATE OF FIVE PERCENT PER ANNUM, WHICH WOULD HAVE BEEN  PAYABLE
TO THE NEW YORK CITY EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM UNDER ANY PROVISION OF
LAW  HAD  SUCH  MEMBER  JOINED  THE  NEW YORK CITY EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT
SYSTEM ON THE EARLIEST DATE THAT HE OR SHE WAS APPOINTED TO THE TITLE OF

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

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