Bill Text: NY A03738 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Extends the period of time for which public officers and employees shall be paid his or her salary for military duty.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-01-31 - referred to governmental operations [A03738 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A03738-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          3738
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                   IN ASSEMBLY
                                    January 31, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by M. of A. ORTIZ -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Governmental Operations
        AN ACT to amend the military law, in relation to extending the period of
          time for which public officers and employees shall be paid his or  her
          salary for military duty
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. The opening paragraph of subdivision 5 of  section  242  of
     2  the  military  law,  as  amended  by chapter 161 of the laws of 1984, is
     3  amended to read as follows:
     4    Every public officer or employee shall be paid his or  her  salary  or
     5  other  compensation  as  such public officer or employee for any and all
     6  periods of absence while engaged in the performance of ordered  military
     7  duty,  and  while going to and returning from such duty, not exceeding a
     8  total of [thirty] sixty days or [twenty-two]  forty-four  working  days,
     9  whichever  is greater, in any one calendar year and not exceeding [thir-
    10  ty] sixty days or [twenty-two] forty-four  working  days,  whichever  is
    11  greater, in any one continuous period of such absence.
    12    §  2.  Paragraph  (a)  of subdivision 5 of section 242 of the military
    13  law, as amended by chapter 406 of the laws of 2017, is amended  to  read
    14  as follows:
    15    (a)  Every  public officer or employee shall be paid his or her salary
    16  or other compensation as such public officer or employee for any and all
    17  periods of absence while engaged in the performance of ordered  military
    18  duty,  and  while going to and returning from such duty, not exceeding a
    19  total of [thirty] sixty days or [twenty-two]  forty-four  working  days,
    20  whichever  is greater, in any one calendar year and not exceeding [thir-
    21  ty] sixty days or [twenty-two] forty-four  working  days,  whichever  is
    22  greater, in any one continuous period of such absence.
    23    §  3.  This  act  shall take effect immediately; provided however that
    24  section two of this act shall take effect on the same date  and  in  the
    25  same  manner  as  section  1  of  chapter  406 of the laws of 2017 takes
    26  effect.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD07761-01-9
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