ATTENTION 911 Operators
Attempt to reclassify 911 Dispatchers
After two vetoes, Cuomo approves veterans pension credit bill
A twice-vetoed measure to expand eligibility for state pension credits to additional veterans has at last cleared Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s desk.
John F. Finn Memorial Scholarship
Applications now being accepted. Deadline is March 31, 2016.
Reminder: Life Insurance Enrollment Deadline Approaching!
Enrollment forms due November 15th. (Personal Health Applications are conveniently included in your enrollment packet, and only needs to be completed if your are applying for spouse coverage above the $50,000 level.)

The enrollment has been extended to 12/15 for 2/1/16 effective dates and 12/31 for 3/1 effective dates.
ATTENTION ALL MEMBERS
It is with sad hearts that we inform you of the tragic accident involving the wife of a Yates County Correction Officer.

Stephanie Ann Bates, wife of Corey Bates and mother of two young sons, John 'Jack' and Andrew Bates died on Saturday, April 18, 2015.

Memorial contributions may be made for the 'Children of Corey & Stephanie Bates',
Attn: Community Bank
PO Box 276
Penn Yan, NY 14527.

Broome County Corrections Officer, Scott B. Robinson, places 9th at the World Police and Fire Games


AFSCME Public Safety Protection Program
AFSCME Public Safety Members Get Peace of Mind with Outstanding Legal Representation Provided by PORAC Legal Defense Fund
Veterans Pension Buyback Summary
On Friday, Nov. 7, Gov. Cuomo vetoed an important bill for veterans who now serve the public as civil servants.
Military Pension Credit
New York Senate Bill Senate Bill S 7839: Provides credit to members of public retirement systems of the state for military service rendered during certain periods.
Officers Honored for Saving an Inmate’s Life
Four corrections officers from the Tompkins County Corrections Facility were honored by the local Kiwanis Club as Officers of the Month.

Good Neighbor Next Door - HUD Program
The Good Neighbor Next Door (GNND) sales program encourages Law Enforcement Officers to purchase and live in homes in communities.
Officer Needs Assistance - Lieutenant Joseph Occhiboves
Lieutenant Joseph Occhiboves (Hudson Correctional Facility) 12-year old daughter has a rare blood disorder that attacks her system and is in ICU in Boston. Calling for TIME DONATIONS to help him out in this difficult times.
New York State Law Enforcement Officers Union Home Loan Program

NEWS

After two vetoes, Cuomo approves veterans pension credit bill
06/02/16
A twice-vetoed measure to expand eligibility for state pension credits to additional veterans has at last cleared Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s desk.
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State Corrections Lieutenants: Letter to Representative O'Donnell
01/06/16
January 6, 2016
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Donations to Local Schools from Local 3089
12/17/15
Twenty-one children from six families will benefit this year from the generosity of Local 3089.
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To Members of Local #2951
07/02/15
As all of you are aware, two inmates escaped from...
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ANNOUNCEMENTS

2016 John F. Finn Memorial Scholarship
Applications now being accepted. Deadline March 31, 2016
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Broome County Corrections Officer, Scott B. Robinson, places 9th at the World Police and Fire Games
Broome County Corrections Officer, Scott B. Robinson, placed 9th in his age group in the world at the World Police and Fire Games in Reston Virginia on July 3, 2015.
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Kevin D Sheridan Memorial Foundation Golf Tournament
Participate in the first annual Kevin D. Sheridan Memorial Foundation Golf Tournament.
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Statewide TV Procurement Proposal for SSU - All Facilities
Security Supervisors Unit - Lieutenants- State and SSU agree to Statewide TV Procurement Proposal.
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SECURE MEMBER LOGIN

Without the following information being received by Council 82, you will not be able to access the Council 82 website.
Each new hire/member should obtain and complete the following from a New Hire Packet; which you can get from your shop steward or local president:
  1. The Application for Membership (yellow card)
    This form had to be changed to comply with changes at the US Postal Service. Please contact sandra.cook@council82.org for additional supply.
  2. The Enrollment and Change Form for the $10,000 Life Insurance for actively working members (pdf)
    * The above two forms can be placed into the yellow envelope attached to the yellow card and mailed in without expense to the member.
If your shop steward or local president does not have any of the New Hire Packets please have them contact Sandra Cook to request a supply.