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2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 162
Retirement; person who becomes member; disability benefit; actual years of creditable service
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Code Section 47-2-123 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to allowance payable upon death, disability, or involuntary separation from employment, restrictions on separating from employment, and restrictions on entitlement to involuntary separation benefits, so as to provide that a person who becomes a member of the Employees´ Retirement System of Georgia on or after July 1, 2007, shall be entitled to a disability benefit based upon the actual years of creditable service he or she had attained on the date of retirement; to provide that no such person who is eligible for an equivalent service retirement shall be entitled to receive a disability allowance; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2007 - Effective Date
May/11/2007 - Act 24
May/11/2007 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Apr/30/2007 - Senate Sent to Governor
Apr/20/2007 - House Passed/Adopted
Apr/20/2007 - House Third Readers
Apr/10/2007 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Mar/27/2007 - House Second Readers
Mar/20/2007 - House First Readers
Mar/19/2007 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/19/2007 - Senate Third Read
Mar/01/2007 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/28/2007 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/14/2007 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/13/2007 - Senate Hopper
Apr/20/2007 - House Vote #473Yea(148)Nay(0)NV(27)
Mar/19/2007 - Senate Vote #126Yea(40)Nay(13)NV(0)
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