NYS Senate Legislative Bills to Follow

The following is a list of NYS bills that some readers of this blog may find interesting:

  • S8486-Provide New York City police officers and firefighters with the option to elect to receive benefits as they existed before the Tier 2 extender was vetoed by Governor Paterson
  • S6059A-Grants a lieutenant who has served for a period of fifteen years the same rights in respect to the police pension fund as a lieutenant detailed to act as lieutenant commander detective squad, or lieutenant special assignment.
  • S6098B-Grants detectives of the third grade and detectives of the second grade the same rights in respect to the police pension fund as detectives of a grade higher after a certain period of time.
  • S5483B-Affords uniformed personnel of the NYC department of correction and uniformed members of the NYC department of sanitation the option of taking a monetary payment in lieu of terminal leave at the rate applicable on the date of retirement.
  • S3651B-Provides for the pension benefits for first grade police officers of the city of New York who have served for 25 or 30 years.
  • S1288-Prohibits the city of New York from increasing property taxes where a property’s assessed value has decreased in the previous year.