|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 02, 2021||returned to senate|
ordered to third reading rules cal.306
substituted for a4059
|Mar 16, 2021||referred to governmental employees|
delivered to assembly
|Mar 10, 2021||advanced to third reading|
|Mar 09, 2021||2nd report cal.|
|Mar 08, 2021||1st report cal.511|
|Feb 03, 2021||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S4308
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate & Assembly
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S4308 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4308 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4308 SPONSOR: GOUNARDES TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the education law, in relation to deductions of benefits of certain retired members PURPOSE: To allow retired higher education professionals to make voluntary auto- matic contributions to their employee organizations, including but not limited to their political committees SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of this bill amends Article 8-B of the Education Law by adding a new section 396-a to allow retired higher education profes- sionals who elected to become members of the State University of New York (SUNY) optional retirement plan (ORP) to make voluntary automatic contributions to their employee organizations.
S4308 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4308 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E February 3, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sens. GOUNARDES, JACKSON, SALAZAR -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions AN ACT to amend the education law, in relation to deductions of benefits of certain retired members THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The education law is amended by adding a new section 396-a to read as follows: § 396-A. DEDUCTIONS FROM BENEFITS OF CERTAIN RETIRED MEMBERS. 1. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, AN ELECTING EMPLOYEE WHO IS RETIRED FROM THE OPTIONAL RETIREMENT SYSTEM SHALL HAVE THE RIGHT, AT ANY TIME AFTER SUCH ELECTING EMPLOYEE'S RETIREMENT, TO EXECUTE AND FILE A DEDUCTION AUTHORIZATION CARD WITH THE DESIGNATED INSURER OR INSURERS UPON AUDIT AND WARRANT OF THE COMPTROLLER FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY AND BY THE APPROPRIATE FISCAL OFFICER FOR EMPLOYEES OF AN ELECTING EMPLOYER AUTHORIZING THE DEDUCTION FROM SUCH ELECTING EMPLOY- EE'S RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE OF MEMBERSHIP DUES AND SUCH ELECTING EMPLOY- EE'S SHARE OF THE COST FOR EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION-SPONSORED BENEFIT PLANS AND THE PAYMENT THEREOF TO A RETIREE ORGANIZATION OF WHICH THE ELECTING EMPLOYEE IS THEN A MEMBER AND WHICH IS THEN AFFILIATED WITH EITHER AN EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION CERTIFIED OR RECOGNIZED AS THE COLLECTIVE BARGAIN- ING REPRESENTATIVE OF ALL EMPLOYEES IN THE NEGOTIATING UNIT OF WHICH THE ELECTING EMPLOYEE WAS A PART PRIOR TO HIS OR HER RETIREMENT OR WITH AN EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION WITH WHICH SUCH EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION IS THEN AFFILIATED. THE DESIGNATED INSURER OR INSURERS UPON AUDIT AND WARRANT OF THE COMPTROLLER FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE STATE UNIVERSITY AND BY THE APPRO- PRIATE FISCAL OFFICER FOR EMPLOYEES OF AN ELECTING EMPLOYER SHALL THERE- AFTER DEDUCT FROM THE RETIREMENT ALLOWANCE OF SUCH ELECTING EMPLOYEE THE AMOUNT OF MEMBERSHIP DUES AND SUCH AMOUNTS REQUIRED TO BE PAID BY SUCH ELECTING EMPLOYEE FOR SUCH AUTHORIZED EMPLOYEE ORGANIZATION-SPONSORED EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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