senate Bill S1342

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Provides for payment of bonuses to veterans of the Korean war

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Judiciary Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Mar 01, 2022 opinion referred to judiciary
Jan 28, 2022 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 05, 2022 referred to judiciary
Mar 04, 2021 opinion referred to judiciary
Feb 09, 2021 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 11, 2021 referred to judiciary

S1342 (ACTIVE) - Details

Current Committee:
Senate Judiciary
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 7 §18, Constn
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S4047
2011-2012: S45
2013-2014: S179
2015-2016: S194
2017-2018: S3653, S7029
2019-2020: S1685

S1342 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides for payment of bonuses to veterans of the Korean war.

S1342 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1342 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   1342
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             January 11, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  BROOKS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Judiciary
 
             CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY
 
 proposing an amendment to section 18 of article 7 of  the  constitution,
   in  relation  to  providing  for  payment of bonuses to members of the
   armed forces from this state for service  during  the  period  of  the
   Korean war
 
   Section 1. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That section 18 of arti-
 cle 7 of the constitution be amended to read as follows:
   §  18. (A) The legislature may authorize by law the creation of a debt
 or debts of the state to provide for the payment of a bonus to each male
 and female member of the armed forces of the United States, still in the
 armed forces, or separated or discharged under honorable conditions, for
 service while on active duty with the armed forces at  any  time  during
 the  period  from  December  seventh,  nineteen hundred forty-one to and
 including September second, nineteen hundred forty-five, who was a resi-
 dent of this state for a period of at least six months immediately prior
 to his or her enlistment, induction or call  to  active  duty.  The  law
 authorizing  the  creation of the debt shall provide for payment of such
 bonus to the next of kin of each male and female  member  of  the  armed
 forces  who,  having  been  a resident of this state for a period of six
 months immediately prior to his or her enlistment, induction or call  to
 active  duty,  died  while  on active duty at any time during the period
 from December seventh,  nineteen  hundred  forty-one  to  and  including
 September  second,  nineteen  hundred  forty-five;  or who died while on
 active duty subsequent to September second, nineteen hundred forty-five,
 or after his or her separation or discharge under honorable  conditions,
 prior to receiving payment of such bonus. An apportionment of the moneys
 on the basis of the periods and places of service of such members of the
 armed forces shall be provided by general laws.
   (B) THE LEGISLATURE MAY ALSO AUTHORIZE THE CREATION OF A DEBT OR DEBTS
 OF  THE  STATE  TO  PROVIDE  FOR THE PAYMENT OF A BONUS TO EACH MALE AND
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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