|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 11, 2021||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S6669
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Civil Service And Pensions Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6669 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6669 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6669 SPONSOR: COONEY TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize James E. McTammany to receive an accidental disabil- ity retirement PURPOSE: To allow Mr. McTammany to reapply for accidental disability from New York State and local retirement system. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1: Allows Mr. McTammany to reapply Section 2: act shall take effect immediately JUSTIFICATION:
S6669 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6669 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 11, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. COONEY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions AN ACT to authorize James E. McTammany to receive an accidental disabil- ity retirement THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, James E. McTammany, who was employed by the town of Greece from January 24, 1974 until September 15, 1991 and for the office of emergency communications for the city of Rochester from September 16, 1991 until July 25, 1995, and who was critically injured in September 1994 as a result of an inju- ry on the job and was unable to return to work after surgery in March 1995, and who was denied an accidental disability retirement from the New York state and local retirement system, and who, as of the effective date of this act, is on regular service disability or receiving an ordi- nary disability benefit, shall be entitled to reapply for an accidental disability retirement from the New York state and local retirement system if, within one year of the effective date of this act, he shall file a written request with the state comptroller. § 2. This act shall take effect immediately. FISCAL NOTE.--Pursuant to Legislative Law, Section 50: This bill would allow James E. McTammany, an ordinary disability reti- ree in the New York State and Local Employees' Retirement System (ERS), to reapply for an accidental disability retirement. James McTammany was previously denied the accidental disability in 1995, and this decision was upheld at a hearing in 1997. If this legislation is enacted during the 2021 legislative session, there will be an immediate past service cost of approximately $253,000. This estimated cost assumes that the ERS will approve James McTammany for the accidental disability retirement after he reapplies pursuant to this legislation. It also assumes that his increased benefit will be EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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