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|Mar 09, 2021||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S5499
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Civil Service And Pensions Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S5499 (ACTIVE) - Details
S5499 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S5499 SPONSOR: O'MARA TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the retirement and social security law, in relation to allowing retired state police officers to serve as police officers for local police departments without diminution of retirement benefits PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To allow retired state police officers to serve in local police depart- ments without incurring earnings limitations or reduction in retirement benefits. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Amends retirement and social security law, to allow retired state police officers to serve a local police department after retirement from the state police without incurring earnings limitations or a reduction of benefits.
S5499 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 5499 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 9, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. O'MARA -- 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 allowing retired state police officers to serve as police officers for local police departments without diminution of retirement benefits THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraph 7 of paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of section 211 of the retirement and social security law, as amended by chapter 840 of the laws of 1983, is amended and a new subparagraph 8 is added to read as follows: (7) the chief administrator of the courts if such person is to be employed in a judicial or nonjudicial position in the unified court system[.]; OR (8) THE SUPERINTENDENT OF STATE POLICE, IF SUCH PERSON IS A FORMER STATE POLICE OFFICER TO BE EMPLOYED AS A POLICE OFFICER FOR A LOCAL POLICE DEPARTMENT. § 2. Subparagraph 2 of paragraph (b) of subdivision 2 of section 211 of the retirement and social security law, as amended by chapter 640 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows: (2) that he or she will earn more than one thousand dollars in one year, including compensation earned in such position under other provisions of this article that there are not readily available for recruitment persons qualified to perform the duties of such position; and [(4)][;] § 3. Section 211 of the retirement and social security law is amended by adding a new subdivision 9 to read as follows: 9. FOR PURPOSES OF PARAGRAPH (B) OF SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION, A RETIRED PERSON WHO SERVED AS A POLICE OFFICER FOR THE DIVISION OF STATE POLICE IS NOT IN SERVICE OF A FORMER EMPLOYER IF SUCH RETIRED PERSON IS EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD10131-01-1
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