senate Bill S190

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to defining the terms "retiree" and "beneficiary" within the freedom of information law

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Current Bill Status Via A5469 - Passed Senate & Assembly


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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 17, 2022 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.791
substituted for s190
May 17, 2022 substituted by a5469
Apr 27, 2022 advanced to third reading
Apr 26, 2022 2nd report cal.
Apr 25, 2022 1st report cal.791
Jan 05, 2022 referred to investigations and government operations
Jan 06, 2021 referred to investigations and government operations

Votes

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Apr 25, 2022 - Investigations and Government Operations committee Vote

S190
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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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Investigations and Government Operations Committee Vote: Apr 25, 2022

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S190 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A5469
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§86 & 89, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2011-2012: A9461
2013-2014: A5171
2015-2016: A3149
2017-2018: A3306
2019-2020: S7021, A4061

S190 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to defining the terms "retiree" and "beneficiary" within the freedom of information law.

S190 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S190 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                    190
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                (PREFILED)
 
                              January 6, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  KAPLAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
   ment Operations
 
 AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in  relation  to  defining  the
   terms  "retiree"  and  "beneficiary" within the freedom of information
   law
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Section 86 of the public officers law is amended by adding
 two new subdivisions 10 and 11 to read as follows:
   10. "RETIREE" MEANS A FORMER OFFICER OR EMPLOYEE  OF  AN  AGENCY,  THE
 STATE LEGISLATURE, OR THE JUDICIARY WHO WAS A MEMBER OF A PUBLIC RETIRE-
 MENT  SYSTEM  OF THE STATE, AS SUCH TERM IS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION TWEN-
 TY-THREE OF SECTION FIVE HUNDRED ONE OF THE RETIREMENT AND SOCIAL  SECU-
 RITY  LAW  AND IS RECEIVING, OR ENTITLED TO RECEIVE, A BENEFIT FROM SUCH
 PUBLIC RETIREMENT SYSTEM.
   11. "BENEFICIARY" MEANS A PERSON DESIGNATED BY A MEMBER OR RETIREE  OF
 A  PUBLIC  RETIREMENT SYSTEM OF THE STATE TO RECEIVE RETIREMENT OR DEATH
 BENEFITS FOLLOWING THE DEATH OF THE MEMBER OR RETIREE.
   § 2. Subdivision 7 of section 89 of the public officers law, as  added
 by chapter 783 of the laws of 1983, is amended to read as follows:
   7.  Nothing  in  this article shall require the disclosure of the home
 address of an officer or employee, former officer or employee, or  of  a
 retiree of a public [employees'] retirement system OF THE STATE, AS SUCH
 TERM  IS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION TWENTY-THREE OF SECTION FIVE HUNDRED ONE
 OF THE RETIREMENT AND SOCIAL SECURITY LAW; nor shall  anything  in  this
 article  require the disclosure of the name or home address of a benefi-
 ciary of a public [employees'] retirement system OF THE STATE,  AS  SUCH
 TERM  IS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION TWENTY-THREE OF SECTION FIVE HUNDRED ONE
 OF THE RETIREMENT AND SOCIAL  SECURITY  LAW,  or  of  an  applicant  for
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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