senate Bill S9085

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Provides a special accidental death benefit to the parents of certain deceased members under certain conditions

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate & Assembly


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 03, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.772
substituted for a10466
Jun 02, 2022 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1910
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 09, 2022 referred to civil service and pensions

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S9085 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10466
Law Section:
General Municipal Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §208-f, Gen Muni L

S9085 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides a special accidental death benefit to the parents of a deceased member if such member has no spouse or child under the age of eighteen or twenty-three if a student.

S9085 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9085 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9085
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                                May 9, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  SAVINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions
 
 AN ACT to amend the general municipal law, in relation  to  providing  a
   special  accidental  death  benefit to the parents of certain deceased
   members
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  The opening paragraph of subdivision a, the opening para-
 graph of subdivision b, subdivision c and subdivision f of section 208-f
 of the general municipal law, the opening paragraph of subdivision a  as
 amended  by  chapter  457  of the laws of 2017, the opening paragraph of
 subdivision b as amended by chapter 634 of the laws of 1984, subdivision
 c as amended by chapter 327 of the laws of 2021  and  subdivision  f  as
 amended by chapter 733 of the laws of 1990, are amended and a new subdi-
 vision j is added to read as follows:
   Notwithstanding  any  other  provision  of law, the special accidental
 death benefit provided by this section shall be paid  to  the  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, OR TO THE DECEASED MEMBER'S PARENTS IF THE MEMBER  HAS  NO  WIDOW,
 WIDOWER,  CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN, OR A STUDENT UNDER THE AGE
 OF TWENTY-THREE, of: (i) a deceased member of a  pension  or  retirement
 system of a police department or paid fire department of a city, town or
 village;  (ii)  a deceased paid member of the police force of the police
 department of the New York city transit authority; (iii) a deceased paid
 member of the police force of the police department of the New York city
 housing  authority;  (iv)  a  deceased  paid  member  of  the  uniformed
 correction  force  of  the New York city department of correction; (v) a
 deceased paid uniformed member of a county sheriff's department (outside
 the city of New York); (vi) a deceased employee of the city of New  York
 or  the  New York city health and hospitals corporation in a title whose
 duties are those of an emergency medical technician or advanced emergen-
 cy medical technician (as those terms are defined in section three thou-
 sand one of the public health law), or in a title whose  duties  require
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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