senate Bill S6092

Vetoed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to accidental disability retirement for deputy sheriffs

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Current Bill Status Via A4392 - 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 tabled
vetoed memo.70
Dec 17, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 10, 2021 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1783
substituted for s6092
Jun 10, 2021 substituted by a4392
ordered to third reading cal.1783
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 08, 2021 referred to civil service and pensions

S6092 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4392
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §556, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S8066, A10415
2019-2020: S3964, A5020, A10254

S6092 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to accidental disability retirement for deputy sheriffs; provides that deputy sheriffs shall receive a pension of three-quarters of their final average salary.

S6092 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6092 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6092
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               April 8, 2021
                                ___________
 
 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 retirement and social security law, in relation to
   accidental disability retirement for deputy sheriffs
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Paragraph 3 of subdivision e of section 556 of the retire-
 ment and social security law, as added by chapter 165  of  the  laws  of
 1995, is amended to read as follows:
   3.  A  pension  of  two-thirds  of  his  or  her final average salary;
 PROVIDED, HOWEVER, A DEPUTY SHERIFF SHALL RECEIVE A  PENSION  OF  THREE-
 QUARTERS  OF  HIS  OR HER FINAL AVERAGE SALARY IF SUCH DEPUTY SHERIFF IS
 EMPLOYED BY AN EMPLOYER THAT HAS ELECTED  TO  PROVIDE  SUCH  BENEFIT  TO
 DEPUTY  SHERIFFS.  The  payment  of such pension shall be subject to the
 provisions of section [three hundred] sixty-four of this chapter.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
   FISCAL NOTE.-- Pursuant to Legislative Law, Section 50:
   This bill would allow employers to elect  to  provide  improved  acci-
 dental  disability  pensions  to  deputy sheriffs who are covered by the
 provisions of Article 14-B of the Retirement and  Social  Security  Law.
 The  benefit  for  an  accidental  disability would be three-quarters of
 final average salary minus worker's compensation. The current benefit is
 two-thirds of final average salary minus worker's compensation.
   If this bill is enacted during the 2021 legislative session, we antic-
 ipate that there will be an increase  in  the  annual  contributions  of
 electing  counties  of 0.3% of the compensation of their deputy sheriffs
 for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2022. In future  years,  this  cost
 will  vary  as  the  billing  rates  and  salary of the affected members
 change.
   In addition to the annual contributions discussed above, there will be
 an immediate past service cost of approximately 0.9% of the compensation
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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