Permits the comptroller to make deductions from salary of employees of the state police for contribution to the NYS Troopers PBA Signal 30 Fund Inc. and/or New York State police investigators association emergency assistance fund, Inc.
Ayes (36): DeFrancisco, Bonacic, Farley, Flanagan, Fuschillo, Golden, Grisanti, Hannon, Lanza, Larkin, LaValle, Little, Marcellino, Nozzolio, O'Mara, Ranzenhofer, Robach, Savino, Seward, Young, Valesky, Krueger, Diaz, Dilan, Rivera, Gianaris, Breslin, Montgomery, Parker, Peralta, Perkins, Stavisky, Squadron, Kennedy, Espaillat, Hassell-Thompson
Ayes W/R (1): Griffo
TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the state finance law, in relation to deductions from salaries of employees of the state police
PURPOSE: To allow employees of the division of state police to contribute to the NYS Troopers PBA Signal 30 Fund Inc, a charitable organization, through a payroll deduction.
SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Section one of this bill amends State Finance Law section 201(15) to allow employees of the Division of State Police to contribute to the NYS Troopers PBA Signal 30 Fund Inc. through a payroll deduction.
Section two of the bill provides that this act shall take effect immediately.
JUSTIFICATION: This bill seeks to afford employees of the Division of State Police the opportunity to directly contribute the NYS Troopers PBA Signal 30 Fund Inc. through the use of a payroll deduction. Since 1984, employees of the Division of State Police have been able to contribute directly through payroll deductions to the Trooper Foundation-State of New York Inc. This bill would simply add NYS Troopers PBA Signal 30 Fund Inc. to the payroll deduction system currently in place for employees of the Division of State Police.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New Bill
FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None
EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.
STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 5490 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN SENATE May 16, 2013 ___________Introduced by Sen. GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the state finance law, in relation to deductions from salaries of employees of the state police THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 15 of section 201 of the state finance law, as added by chapter 613 of the laws of 1998, is amended to read as follows: 15. The comptroller is hereby authorized to deduct from the salary of any employee of the division of state police such amount as such employ- ee may specify in writing, to be filed with the payroll office of the division of state police, for the purpose of contributing to the Trooper Foundation - State of New York, Inc., AND/OR NYS TROOPERS PBA SIGNAL 30 FUND INC. Any such written authorization may be withdrawn by an employee at any time upon filing written notice of such withdrawal with the payroll office of the division of state police. The comptroller is here- by authorized to make such rules and regulations as may be necessary to provide for deductions for this purpose. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD11150-01-3