S04173 Summary:

BILL NOS04173
 
SAME ASSAME AS A05957
 
SPONSORGAUGHRAN
 
COSPNSRBIAGGI, CARLUCCI, FUNKE, MARTINEZ, THOMAS
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Amd 205-cc, Gen Muni L
 
Relates to proof of eligibility for volunteer firefighter enhanced cancer disability benefits.
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S04173 Actions:

BILL NOS04173
 
03/04/2019REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
04/08/20191ST REPORT CAL.387
04/09/20192ND REPORT CAL.
04/10/2019ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
05/20/2019PASSED SENATE
05/20/2019DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
05/20/2019referred to local governments
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S04173 Memo:

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S04173 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          4173
 
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                    IN SENATE
 
                                      March 4, 2019
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by Sen. GAUGHRAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government
 
        AN ACT to amend the general municipal  law,  in  relation  to  proof  of
          eligibility for volunteer firefighter enhanced cancer disability bene-
          fits

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section 1. Subparagraph (ii)  of  paragraph  a  of  subdivision  1  of
     2  section  205-cc  of the general municipal law, as amended by chapter 334
     3  of the laws of 2017, is amended and a new subdivision 8 is added to read
     4  as follows:
     5    (ii) Having submitted proof of five  years  of  interior  firefighting
     6  service  by  providing  verification  that he or she has passed at least
     7  five yearly certified mask fitting tests as set forth in 29 CFR 1910.134
     8  or the [current] applicable National Fire Protection Association  stand-
     9  ards for mask fit testing.
    10    8.  In  the  absence of contemporaneously prepared documentation main-
    11  tained by the fire district, department or company evidencing the  proof
    12  required in this section, a statement signed by the chief of the depart-
    13  ment  or the chief administrative officer of the authority having juris-
    14  diction attesting to the firefighter's compliance with  the  eligibility
    15  requirements set forth in paragraph a of subdivision one of this section
    16  shall be deemed to be sufficient proof of eligibility.
    17    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD09470-01-9
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S04173 LFIN:

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