senate Bill S7009

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Allows for the electronic submission of a notice that a member of a retirement system participated in World Trade Center rescue, recovery or cleanup operations for a qualifying period

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


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

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Sep 13, 2021 signed chap.425
Sep 10, 2021 delivered to governor
Jun 07, 2021 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.461
substituted for a6934a
Jun 02, 2021 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 01, 2021 ordered to third reading cal.1415
committee discharged and committed to rules
May 24, 2021 referred to civil service and pensions

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S7009 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6934
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§2, 363-bb & 605, R & SS L; amd §13-168, NYC Ad Cd
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A11125

S7009 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows for the electronic submission of a notice that a member of a retirement system participated in World Trade Center rescue, recovery or cleanup operations for a qualifying period.

S7009 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7009 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   7009
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 24, 2021
                                ___________
 
 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 retirement and social security law and the  adminis-
   trative  code of the city of New York, in relation to allowing for the
   electronic submission of a notice that a member of a retirement system
   participated in World Trade Center rescue, recovery or  cleanup  oper-
   ations for a qualifying period
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 36 of section 2 of the retire-
 ment and social security law, as amended by chapter 266 of the  laws  of
 2018, is amended to read as follows:
   (a)  "Qualifying World Trade Center condition" shall mean a qualifying
 condition or impairment of health resulting in disability  to  a  member
 who participated in World Trade Center rescue, recovery or cleanup oper-
 ations  for  a  qualifying  period,  as  those  terms are defined below,
 provided the following conditions have been met:  (i)  such  member,  or
 eligible beneficiary in the case of the member's death, must have EITHER
 filed  a written and sworn statement with the member's retirement system
 on a form provided by such system, OR AS ALLOWED BY THE MEMBER'S RETIRE-
 MENT SYSTEM, ELECTRONICALLY SUBMITTED A STATEMENT ON A FORM PROVIDED  BY
 SUCH  SYSTEM  THROUGH  A SECURE ONLINE PORTAL MAINTAINED BY THE MEMBER'S
 RETIREMENT SYSTEM THAT HAS DULY VALIDATED THE MEMBER'S  IDENTITY,  indi-
 cating  the  underlying dates and locations of employment not later than
 September eleventh, two thousand twenty-two, and (ii)  such  member  has
 either  successfully passed a physical examination for entry into public
 service, or authorized release of all relevant medical records,  if  the
 member  did  not  undergo  a  physical examination for entry into public
 service; and (iii) there is no evidence of the qualifying  condition  or
 impairment  of  health  that formed the basis for the disability in such
 physical examination for entry into public service or  in  the  relevant
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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