assembly Bill A6365A

Vetoed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to accidental disability retirement for uniformed court officers and peace officers employed in the unified court system

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Archive: Last Bill Status Via S8399 - Vetoed by Governor


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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 16, 2022 vetoed memo.131
Dec 12, 2022 delivered to governor
Jun 01, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.531
substituted for a6365a
Jun 01, 2022 substituted by s8399
rules report cal.531
reported
May 31, 2022 reported referred to rules
Feb 15, 2022 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 12, 2022 print number 6365a
Jan 12, 2022 amend and recommit to governmental employees
Jan 05, 2022 referred to governmental employees
Mar 16, 2021 referred to governmental employees

Votes

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May 3, 2022 - Finance committee Vote

S8399
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
1
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Apr 26, 2022 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S8399
7
0
committee
7
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Apr 26, 2022

A6365 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8399
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §605-a, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9199
2017-2018: A3503, A9909
2019-2020: A4432

A6365 - Summary

Provides that uniformed court officers and peace officers employed in the unified court system shall be entitled to accidental disability retirement if they sustain injuries as the result of a physical assault by an assailant suffered while in service.

A6365 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6365
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 16, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. ABBATE -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on Governmental Employees
 
 AN  ACT  to amend the retirement and social security law, in relation to
   accidental disability retirement  for  uniformed  court  officers  and
   peace officers employed in the unified court system

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision a of section 605-a of the retirement and social
 security law, as amended by chapter 489 of the laws of 2008, is  amended
 to read as follows:
   a.  A member employed as a uniformed court officer or peace officer in
 the unified court system shall be entitled to an  accidental  disability
 retirement allowance if, at the time application therefor is filed, such
 member is:
   1. Physically or mentally incapacitated for performance of duty as the
 natural  and  proximate  result of an accident, not caused by his OR HER
 own willful negligence, sustained in such service and while  actually  a
 member of the retirement system; and
   2.  Actually  in  service  upon  which his or her membership is based.
 However, in a case where a member is discontinued  from  service  subse-
 quent to the accident, either voluntarily or involuntarily, and provided
 that the member meets the requirements of paragraph one of this subdivi-
 sion,  application  may  be made either (a) by a vested member incapaci-
 tated as the result of a qualifying  World  Trade  Center  condition  as
 defined  in  section  two  of this chapter at any time, or (b) not later
 than two years after the member is first discontinued from service.
   FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, A  MEMBER  WHO  IS  INJURED  AS  THE
 RESULT  OF A PHYSICAL ASSAULT BY AN ASSAILANT, SUFFERED WHILE IN SERVICE
 SHALL BE ENTITLED TO ACCIDENTAL DISABILITY RETIREMENT UNLESS THE CONTRA-
 RY CAN BE PROVEN BY COMPETENT EVIDENCE UNDER THIS SECTION.

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD09752-02-1

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A6365A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8399
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §605-a, R & SS L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: A9199
2017-2018: A3503, A9909
2019-2020: A4432

A6365A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Provides that uniformed court officers and peace officers employed in the unified court system shall be entitled to accidental disability retirement if they sustain injuries as the result of a physical assault by an assailant suffered while in service.

A6365A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6365--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                              March 16, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. ABBATE -- read once and referred to the Committee
   on  Governmental  Employees -- recommitted to the Committee on Govern-
   mental Employees in accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- commit-
   tee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and  recom-
   mitted to said committee

 AN  ACT  to amend the retirement and social security law, in relation to
   accidental disability retirement  for  uniformed  court  officers  and
   peace officers employed in the unified court system
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision a of section 605-a of the retirement and social
 security law, as amended by chapter 489 of the laws of 2008, is  amended
 to read as follows:
   a.  A member employed as a uniformed court officer or peace officer in
 the unified court system shall be entitled to an  accidental  disability
 retirement allowance if, at the time application therefor is filed, such
 member is:
   1. Physically or mentally incapacitated for performance of duty as the
 natural  and  proximate  result of an accident, not caused by his OR HER
 own willful negligence, sustained in such service and while  actually  a
 member of the retirement system; and
   2.  Actually  in  service  upon  which his or her membership is based.
 However, in a case where a member is discontinued  from  service  subse-
 quent to the accident, either voluntarily or involuntarily, and provided
 that the member meets the requirements of paragraph one of this subdivi-
 sion,  application  may  be made either (a) by a vested member incapaci-
 tated as the result of a qualifying  World  Trade  Center  condition  as
 defined  in  section  two  of this chapter at any time, or (b) not later
 than two years after the member is first discontinued from service.
   FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SUBDIVISION, A  MEMBER  WHO  IS  INJURED  AS  THE
 RESULT  OF A PHYSICAL ASSAULT BY AN ASSAILANT, SUFFERED WHILE IN SERVICE

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD09752-03-2