Bill Text: NY S05419 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Makes permanent provisions creating a presumption relating to certain lung disabilities incurred by volunteer firefighters.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Engrossed) 2019-06-06 - referred to local governments [S05419 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S05419-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          5419
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                     April 30, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by Sen. HARCKHAM -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Local Government
        AN ACT to amend chapter 606 of the laws of 2006, amending the  volunteer
          firefighters' benefit law, relating to creating a presumption relating
          to  certain  lung  disabilities incurred by volunteer firefighters, in
          relation to making such provisions permanent
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section  1. Section 2 of chapter 606 of the laws of 2006, amending the
     2  volunteer firefighters' benefit law, relating to creating a  presumption
     3  relating  to  certain lung disabilities incurred by volunteer firefight-
     4  ers, as amended by chapter 25 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as
     5  follows:
     6    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately [and shall expire  and  be
     7  deemed repealed June 30, 2020].
     8    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD10183-01-9
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