|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 01, 2022||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.557
substituted for a9325
referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
|May 31, 2022||ordered to third reading cal.1664|
committee discharged and committed to rules
|May 10, 2022||reported and committed to finance|
|Mar 04, 2022||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S8477
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate & Assembly
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S8477 (ACTIVE) - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Retirement and Social Security Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §383-e, R & SS L
S8477 (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.
S8477 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8477 SPONSOR: JACKSON TITLE OF BILL: 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 PURPOSE: To allow members of the regional state park police, environmental conservation officers, forest rangers, and university police officers to receive 20-year retirement plans. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 adds a new Section 383-E to the Retirement and Social Security Law to allow environmental conservation officers, forest rangers, regional state park police, and university police officers to receive a 20-year retirement plan similar to the New York State Troopers and the vast majority of municipal police officers.
S8477 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8477 I N S E N A T E March 4, 2022 ___________ Introduced by Sen. JACKSON -- 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, AND SHALL RETIRE UPON THE ATTAINMENT OF THE MANDATORY RETIREMENT AGE PRESCRIBED BY THIS SECTION, BY FILING AN APPLICATION THEREFOR IN A MANNER SIMILAR TO THAT PROVIDED IN SECTION THREE HUNDRED SEVENTY OF THIS ARTICLE. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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