senate Bill S4523

Vetoed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Establishes a twenty year retirement plan for members or officers of law enforcement

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Current Bill Status - Vetoed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 29, 2021 vetoed memo.77
Dec 17, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 10, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.764
substituted for a6457
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1743
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 18, 2021 reported and committed to finance
Feb 05, 2021 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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Jun 10, 2021 - Rules committee Vote

S4523
20
0
committee
20
Aye
0
Nay
1
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 18, 2021 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S4523
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: May 18, 2021

Co-Sponsors

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S4523 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6457
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Add §383-e, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: A10416
2019-2020: A4431, A10253

S4523 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing a twenty year retirement plan for members or officers of law enforcement; includes every non-seasonally appointed sworn member or officer of the division of law enforcement in the department of environmental conservation, a forest ranger in the service of the department of environmental conservation, a police officer in the department of environmental conservation, the regional state park police, and university police officers in such twenty year plan.

S4523 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4523 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   4523
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             February 5, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. GOUNARDES, BROOKS -- 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
   law enforcement

   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 STATE LAW ENFORCEMENT; TWENTY  YEAR
 RETIREMENT  PLAN.  A.  MEMBERSHIP.  EVERY NON-SEASONALLY APPOINTED SWORN
 MEMBER OR OFFICER OF THE DIVISION OF LAW ENFORCEMENT IN  THE  DEPARTMENT
 OF  ENVIRONMENTAL  CONSERVATION,  A  FOREST RANGER IN THE SERVICE OF THE
 DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION, WHICH SHALL MEAN A PERSON  WHO
 SERVES  ON  A  FULL-TIME  BASIS  IN THE TITLE OF FOREST RANGER I, FOREST
 RANGER II, FOREST RANGER III, ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT  OF  FOREST  FIRE
 CONTROL,  SUPERINTENDENT  OF FOREST FIRE CONTROL OR ANY SUCCESSOR TITLES
 OR NEW TITLES IN THE FOREST RANGER TITLE SERIES  IN  THE  DEPARTMENT  OF
 ENVIRONMENTAL  CONSERVATION, A POLICE OFFICER IN THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVI-
 RONMENTAL CONSERVATION, THE REGIONAL STATE PARK POLICE,  AND  UNIVERSITY
 POLICE OFFICERS WHO ENTER OR RE-ENTER SERVICE IN ANY SUCH TITLE SHALL BE
 COVERED BY THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION, AND EVERY MEMBER DESCRIBED IN
 THIS  SUBDIVISION  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,
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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