senate Bill S9368

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing an accidental disability retirement pension for deputy sheriffs employed by Nassau county

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Civil Service And Pensions Committee


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May 20, 2022 referred to civil service and pensions

S9368 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10422
Current Committee:
Senate Civil Service And Pensions
Law Section:
Retirement and Social Security Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §556, R & SS L

S9368 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to establishing an accidental disability retirement pension for deputy sheriffs employed by Nassau county; provides that a deputy sheriff employed by Nassau county shall receive a pension of three-quarters of his or her final average salary.

S9368 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S9368 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   9368
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               May 20, 2022
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. JACKSON -- 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
   establishing  an  accidental  disability retirement pension for deputy
   sheriffs employed by Nassau County
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1. Paragraph 3 of subdivision e of section 556 of the retire-
 ment and social security law, as added by chapter 165  of  the  laws  of
 1995, is amended to read as follows:
   3. (A) A pension of two-thirds of his or her final average salary. The
 payment  of  such  pension shall be subject to the provisions of section
 three hundred sixty-four of this chapter.
   (B) NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF SUBPARAGRAPH (A) OF  THIS  PARA-
 GRAPH,  A  DEPUTY  SHERIFF  EMPLOYED  BY  NASSAU  COUNTY SHALL RECEIVE A
 PENSION OF THREE-QUARTERS OF  HIS  OR  HER  FINAL  AVERAGE  SALARY.  THE
 PAYMENT  OF  SUCH  PENSION SHALL BE SUBJECT TO THE PROVISIONS OF SECTION
 SIXTY-FOUR OF THIS CHAPTER.
   § 2. Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, none of the
 provisions of this act shall be subject to the appropriation requirement
 of section 25 of the retirement and social security law.
   §  3.  All  past  service  costs  associated  with  implementing   the
 provisions of this act shall be borne by the county of Nassau.
   § 4. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 FISCAL NOTE.--Pursuant to Legislative Law, Section 50:
   This  bill  would  provide  improved accidental disability pensions to
 deputy sheriffs employed  by  Nassau  County  who  are  covered  by  the
 provisions  of  Article  14-B of the Retirement and Social Security Law.
 The benefit for an accidental  disability  would  be  three-quarters  of
 final average salary minus workers' compensation. The current benefit is
 two-thirds of final average salary minus workers' compensation.

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD15080-03-2
 S. 9368                             2

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