|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 23, 2022||referred to governmental employees|
delivered to assembly
|May 16, 2022||ordered to third reading cal.1367|
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Jan 25, 2022||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S8087
Current Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S8087 (ACTIVE) - Details
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- Law Section:
S8087 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S8087 SPONSOR: KENNEDY TITLE OF BILL: An act to authorize the widow of Gerald J. Sullivan to file an applica- tion with the New York state and local police and fire retirement system on behalf of such deceased member and deem such application as timely filed PURPOSE: This legislation would allow the widow of Gerald J. Sullivan to file an application with the New York state and local police and fire retirement system on behalf of Mr. Sullivan. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Section 1 allows the widow of Gerald J. Sullivan, Bonnie E. Sullivan, to file an application for accidental disability retirement with a fire- fighters' cancer disability presumption pursuant to section 363-d of the retirement and social security law with the New York state and local
S8087 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 8087 I N S E N A T E January 25, 2022 ___________ Introduced by Sen. KENNEDY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions AN ACT to authorize the widow of Gerald J. Sullivan to file an applica- tion with the New York state and local police and fire retirement system on behalf of such deceased member and deem such application as timely filed THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of any general or special law, rule or regulation to the contrary, Bonnie E. Sullivan is author- ized to file an application for accidental disability retirement with a firefighters' cancer disability presumption pursuant to section 363-d of the retirement and social security law on behalf of her deceased husband Gerald J. Sullivan who was previously employed by the Buffalo Fire Department and was a performance of duty disability retiree of the New York state and local police and fire retirement system since June 1, 2015 pursuant to section 363-c of the retirement and social security law and passed away from cancer on December 17, 2020. Such application if filed with the state comptroller within one year of the effective date of this act shall be deemed as timely filed. § 2. Any additional costs for this act shall be paid by the state of New York. § 3. This act shall take effect immediately. FISCAL NOTE.--Pursuant to Legislative Law, Section 50: This bill would authorize Bonnie Sullivan, the widow of Gerald Sulli- van, to file an application for accidental disability retirement on behalf of her deceased husband pursuant to section 363-d of the RSSL and deem such application as timely filed. Mr. Sullivan passed away from cancer on December 17, 2020. The retirement benefit will be recalculated and payment will be made retroactive to his date of retirement of June 1, 2015. If this bill is enacted during the 2022 legislative session and the accidental disability is granted to Mr. Sullivan as of his date of retirement, there will be an immediate past service cost of approximate- EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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