S04631 Summary:

BILL NOS04631
 
SAME ASSAME AS A05895
 
SPONSORGAUGHRAN
 
COSPNSRGRIFFO, BROOKS, FUNKE, GALLIVAN, MARTINEZ, THOMAS
 
MLTSPNSR
 
Add 9-a, Vol Ffs Ben L; add 9-a, Vol Amb Wkr Ben L
 
Provides total disability benefits for volunteer firefighters and volunteer ambulance workers for injuries sustained on or after July 1, 2019.
Go to top    

S04631 Actions:

BILL NOS04631
 
03/18/2019REFERRED TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT
05/06/2019REPORTED AND COMMITTED TO FINANCE
06/20/2019COMMITTEE DISCHARGED AND COMMITTED TO RULES
06/20/2019ORDERED TO THIRD READING CAL.1817
06/20/2019PASSED SENATE
06/20/2019DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
06/20/2019referred to local governments
Go to top

S04631 Memo:

Memo not available
Go to top

S04631 Text:



 
                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                          4631
 
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                    IN SENATE
 
                                     March 18, 2019
                                       ___________
 
        Introduced  by Sens. GAUGHRAN, GRIFFO -- read twice and ordered printed,
          and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government
 
        AN ACT to amend the volunteer firefighters' benefit law and  the  volun-
          teer  ambulance workers' benefit law, in relation to updating benefits
          and modernizing coverage for services provided in the line of duty

          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
 
     1    Section  1.    The  volunteer  firefighters' benefit law is amended by
     2  adding a new section 9-a to read as follows:
     3    § 9-a. Total disability benefits for injuries on or after July  first,
     4  two  thousand  nineteen. Notwithstanding the provisions of section eight
     5  or nine of this article, in the case of temporary total  disability  and
     6  permanent  total disability when the volunteer firefighter is injured in
     7  the line of duty on or after July first,  two  thousand  nineteen,  said
     8  firefighter  shall receive six hundred fifty dollars per week during the
     9  continuance thereof.
    10    § 2. The volunteer ambulance workers' benefit law is amended by adding
    11  a new section 9-a to read as follows:
    12    § 9-a. Total disability benefits for injuries on or after July  first,
    13  two  thousand  nineteen. Notwithstanding the provisions of section eight
    14  or nine of this article, in the case of temporary total  disability  and
    15  permanent  total  disability  when  the  volunteer  ambulance  worker is
    16  injured in the line of duty on or after July first, two  thousand  nine-
    17  teen,  said ambulance worker shall receive six hundred fifty dollars per
    18  week during the continuance thereof.
    19    § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD00193-01-9
Go to top

S04631 LFIN:

 NO LFIN
Go to top