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File #: Int 0953-2009    Version: * Name: Allowing members of the New York City Police Department to remain in service until age sixty-five.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed
Committee: Committee on Civil Service and Labor
On agenda: 3/24/2009
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to allowing members of the New York City Police Department to remain in service until age sixty-five.
Sponsors: Peter F. Vallone, Jr., Gale A. Brewer, James F. Gennaro, John C. Liu, Michael C. Nelson, Kendall Stewart, James S. Oddo
Council Member Sponsors: 7
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
12/31/2009*Peter F. Vallone, Jr. City Council Filed (End of Session)  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/24/2009*Peter F. Vallone, Jr. City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/24/2009*Peter F. Vallone, Jr. City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 953

 

By Council Members Vallone Jr., Brewer, Gennaro, Liu, Nelson, Stewart and Oddo

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to allowing members of the New York City Police Department to remain in service until age sixty-five. 

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

Section 1.  Section 14-124 of the administrative code of the City of New York is amended to read as follows:

§14-124  Termination of service of members of force because of superannuation.  No member of the police force in the department, except surgeons of police, a roentgenologist and a veterinarian, who is or hereafter attains the age of [sixty-three] sixty-five years shall continue to serve as a member of such force but shall be retired and placed on the pension rolls of the department[, provided, however, that any member who is not eligible for retirement at age sixty-three shall continue to serve as a member only until such time as he or she becomes eligible for such pension service retirement, provided further that any member participating in the social security program may elect to remain in the department but only until such time as he or she has earned the minimum number of quarters of coverage required to assure future eligibility for social security retirement benefits, but in no event beyond sixty-five years of age].
           Notwithstanding the provisions of this section or of any other section of law, any member who shall not have completed thirty-five years of creditable city service within the meaning of subdivision j of section 13-206, prior to attaining the age of [sixty-three]
sixty-five years may continue to serve as a member until he or she shall have completed such thirty-five years of creditable city service.

§ 2.  This local law shall take effect immediately, and shall be retroactive to and deemed to have been in full force and effect on and after January 1, 2009.

 

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