senate Bill S9056

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Increases the amounts of certain special accidental death benefits

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Current Bill Status Via A10190 - Signed by Governor

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

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 17, 2022 signed chap.528
Aug 05, 2022 delivered to governor
May 31, 2022 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1465
substituted for s9056
May 31, 2022 substituted by a10190
May 23, 2022 ordered to third reading cal.1465
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 06, 2022 referred to local government


S9056 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L; amd §361-a, R & SS L

S9056 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Increases the amounts of certain special accidental death benefits.

S9056 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9056 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
                             I N  S E N A T E
                                May 6, 2022
 Introduced by Sen. GOUNARDES -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government
 AN  ACT to amend the general municipal law and the retirement and social
   security law, in relation to  increasing  certain  special  accidental
   death benefits
   Section 1. Subdivision c of section 208-f  of  the  general  municipal
 law,  as  amended by chapter 327 of the laws of 2021, is amended to read
 as follows:
   c. Commencing July first, two  thousand  [twenty-one]  TWENTY-TWO  the
 special  accidental  death  benefit  paid  to  a widow or widower or the
 deceased member's children under the age of eighteen or, if  a  student,
 under  the  age of twenty-three, if the widow or widower has died, shall
 be escalated by adding thereto an additional percentage of the salary of
 the deceased member (as increased pursuant  to  subdivision  b  of  this
 section) in accordance with the following schedule:
      calendar year of death
      of the deceased member              per centum
           1977 or prior                  [267.1%]278.2%
           1978                           [256.5%]267.1%
           1979                           [246.1%]256.5%
           1980                           [236%]246.1%
           1981                           [226.2%]236%
           1982                           [216.7%]226.2%
           1983                           [207.5%]216.7%
           1984                           [198.5%]207.5%
           1985                           [189.8%]198.5%
           1986                           [181.4%]189.8%
           1987                           [173.2%]181.4%
           1988                           [165.2%]173.2%
           1989                           [157.5%]165.2%
           1990                           [150.0%]157.5%
           1991                           [142.7%]150.0%
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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