senate Bill S8658

Signed By Governor
2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the submission date for a report relating to volunteer firefighter recruitment and retention

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  • 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
Jun 30, 2022 signed chap.335
Jun 22, 2022 delivered to governor
May 10, 2022 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.630
substituted for a9597
Mar 31, 2022 referred to ways and means
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.743
Mar 28, 2022 referred to rules

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S8658 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9597
Law Section:
Firefighters
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1 & 2, Chap 258 of 2020

S8658 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the submission date for a report relating to volunteer firefighter recruitment and retention and to the effectiveness of certain provisions relating thereto.

S8658 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8658 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8658
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              March 28, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. GAUGHRAN -- (at request of the Division of Homeland
   Security and Emergency Services) -- read twice  and  ordered  printed,
   and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend chapter 258 of the laws of 2020 relating to directing
   the office of fire prevention and control within the division of home-
   land security and emergency services to form a task force and issue  a
   report relating to volunteer firefighter recruitment and retention, in
   relation  to  the submission date of such report and to the effective-
   ness thereof
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Sections 1 and 2 of chapter 258 of the laws of 2020, relat-
 ing  to  directing  the office of fire prevention and control within the
 division of homeland security and emergency  services  to  form  a  task
 force  and  issue a report relating to volunteer firefighter recruitment
 and retention, as amended by chapter 7 of the laws of 2021, are  amended
 to read as follows:
   Section  1.  New  York  state  volunteer  firefighter  recruitment and
 retention task force. There is hereby created the volunteer  firefighter
 recruitment  and  retention task force whose membership shall consist of
 the chair to be appointed by the governor; the  state fire administrator
 or his or her designee; the commissioner of  education  or  his  or  her
 designee;  the  chancellor of the state university of New York or his or
 her designee; the commissioner of taxation and finance  or  his  or  her
 designee; the commissioner of labor or his or her designee; nine members
 appointed by the governor; the president of the Fireman's Association of
 the State of New York or his or her designee; the president of the Asso-
 ciation  of  Fire Districts or his or her designee; the president of the
 New York State Association of Fire Chiefs or his or  her  designee;  the
 president  of  the New York State Fire Coordinators or his or her desig-
 nee; two members appointed by the temporary president of the senate; two
 members appointed by the speaker of the assembly; one  member  appointed
 by  the  minority  leader of the senate; and one member appointed by the
 minority leader of the assembly.   The task force shall  report  to  the
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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