TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the military law, in relation to pay
for military duty covering forty work days or sixty calendar days
To extend paid absence periods for military duty to forty working days
or sixty calendar days
SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:
Amends subdivision 5 of section 242 of the military law to extend
compensation for absence periods to a total of sixty days or forty
Existing law stipulates that compensation for absence during military
duty not exceed a total of thirty days or twenty-two work days.
To allow for longer periods of paid compensation for military duty.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New Bill.
FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.
EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N A S S E M B L Y
September 16, 2013
Introduced by M. of A. GOLDFEDER -- read once and referred to the
Committee on Governmental Operations
AN ACT to amend the military law, in relation to pay for military duty
covering forty work days or sixty calendar days
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
1 Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 242 of the military law, as
2 amended by chapter 161 of the laws of 1984, is amended to read as
4 5. Pay for military duty. Every public officer or employee shall be
5 paid his salary or other compensation as such public officer or employee
6 for any and all periods of absence while engaged in the performance of
7 ordered military duty, and while going to and returning from such duty,
8 not exceeding a total of [thirty] SIXTY days or [twenty-two] FORTY work-
9 ing days, whichever is greater, in any one calendar year and not exceed-
10 ing [thirty] SIXTY days or [twenty-two] FORTY working days, whichever is
11 greater, in any one continuous period of such absence.
12 S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.