Authorizes Michael P. Koval to receive retirement service credit for prior service.
Law Section: Retirement
Law Section: Retirement
- Aug 17, 2011: SIGNED CHAP.483
- Aug 5, 2011: DELIVERED TO GOVERNOR
- Jun 23, 2011: returned to senate
- Jun 23, 2011: passed assembly
- Jun 23, 2011: home rule request
- Jun 23, 2011: ordered to third reading rules cal.609
- Jun 23, 2011: substituted for a6747a
- Jun 21, 2011: referred to ways and means
- Jun 21, 2011: DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
- Jun 21, 2011: PASSED SENATE
- Jun 21, 2011: HOME RULE REQUEST
- Jun 21, 2011: ORDERED TO THIRD READING CAL.1475
- Jun 21, 2011: COMMITTEE DISCHARGED AND COMMITTED TO RULES
- May 18, 2011: REFERRED TO CIVIL SERVICE AND PENSIONS
S5413-2011 MeetingsRules: Jun 24, 2011
S5413-2011 CalendarsFloor Calendar: Jun 21, 2011
VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Rules - Jun 21, 2011
VOTE: FLOOR VOTE: - Jun 21, 2011
Ayes (62): Adams, Addabbo, Alesi, Avella, Ball, Bonacic, Breslin, Carlucci, DeFrancisco, Diaz, Dilan, Duane, Espaillat, Farley, Flanagan, Fuschillo, Gallivan, Gianaris, Golden, Griffo, Grisanti, Hannon, Hassell-Thomps, Huntley, Johnson, Kennedy, Klein, Krueger, Kruger, Lanza, Larkin, LaValle, Libous, Little, Marcellino, Martins, Maziarz, McDonald, Montgomery, Nozzolio, O'Mara, Oppenheimer, Parker, Peralta, Perkins, Ranzenhofer, Ritchie, Rivera, Robach, Saland, Sampson, Savino, Serrano, Seward, Skelos, Smith, Squadron, Stavisky, Stewart-Cousin, Valesky, Young, Zeldin
BILL NUMBER:S5413 TITLE OF BILL: An act authorizing Michael P. Koval to receive retirement service credit for prior service PURPOSE: To authorize police officer Michael P. Koval to receive his retirement service credit for the time period from September 6, 1988 through July 1, 1991, when he was a police officer in the village of Watkins Glen. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: The bill allows current City of Ithaca Police Department officer Michael P. Koval to receive retirement service credit from his time as a police officer with the village of Watkins Glen, which, for reasons not ascribable to his own negligence, he did not receive credit toward his optional 20 year retirement plan. Receipt of the credit is contingent upon written request to the state comptroller within one year from the effective date of this act. EXISTING LAW: None. JUSTIFICATION: To award officer Michael P. Koval the retirement credit he earned from his prior service with the village of Watkins Glen, as part of an agreement between Watkins Glen and the City of Ithaca. LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: None. FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None. EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediately.
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
5413 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N SENATE May 18, 2011
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 authorizing Michael P. Koval to receive retirement service credit for prior service THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, Michael P. Koval, who was a police officer in the village of Watkins Glen, for the period from September 6, 1988 through July 1, 1991, and who is currently an officer with the city of Ithaca police department, and who is a member of the New York state and local police and fire retirement system, and who, for reasons not ascribable to his own negligence did not receive service credit toward his optional 20 year retirement plan for such period, shall be entitled to receive service credit toward such plan for such period if, within one year from the effective date of this act, he files a written request to that effect with the state comp troller.
S 2. All past service costs associated with the implementation of this act shall be borne by the village of Watkins Glen.
S 3. This act shall take effect immediately. FISCAL NOTE.--This bill will allow Police Officer Michael Koval, currently employed by the City of Ithaca, to receive credit under the provisions of
Section 384-d of the Retirement and Social Security Law for the period from September 6, 1988 through July 1, 1991 when he was a police officer with the Village of Watkins Glen. If this bill is enacted, we anticipate that there will be an immediate past service cost of approximately $66,000, which will be borne by the Village of Watkins Glen as a one-time payment. This estimate assumes a February 1, 2012 payment date. This estimate, dated May 12, 2011 and intended for use only during the Legislative Session, is Fiscal Note No. 2011-183, prepared by the Actuary for the New York State and Local Police and Fire Retirement System.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD09286-07-1