SAVE THE DATE
AFSCME NY Legislative Reception
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
Benefit Dinner for Brian Gillis
FOR EXPENSES INCURRED WHILE IN BOSTON FOR CANCER TREATMENT
WHEN: FEBRUARY 28, 2015
TIME: 4-7 PM
COST: $12.00 PREPAID | $17.00 AT DOOR | $8.00 UNDER 10 YEARS OLD
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.

Council 82 Convention
Important announcement: Upcoming Council 82 Convention to be held at the High Peaks Resort in Lake Placid Sept 10-12, 2014. More information will be sent to Local Presidents and Secretaries later in the year.
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.
2014 Notification Letter
Correction Law Section 79-a(3) requires that before any correctional facility can be closed, notice must be sent by certified mail...
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.
AFSCME
Fallen Heroes Fund
Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee Victims:
Through the AFSCME Fallen Heroes Fund, help is available to provide relief and assistance to
members who were victims of Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee.
New York State Law Enforcement Officers Union Home Loan Program

NEWS

Veterans’ Pension Buyback Summary
01/05/15
On Friday, Nov. 7, Gov. Cuomo vetoed an important bill for veterans who now serve the public as civil servants.
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Officers Honored for Saving an Inmate’s Life
09/18/14
TOMPKINS, N.Y. – Four corrections officers from the Tompkins County Corrections Facility were honored by the local Kiwanis Club as Officers of the Month.
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NYS SECURITY SUPERVISORS UNIT CONTRACT UPDATE
05/03/12
The successor collective bargaining agreement between the Security Supervisors Unit and the State of New York was ratified by the Union today, May 3, 2012, by a vote of 230 to 194.
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NYS Corrections Lieutenants
04/05/12
SSU reaches tenative agreement with the State
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ANNOUNCEMENTS

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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Tuition Reimbursement Program
Security Supervisors Unit Announces Tuition Reimbursement Program
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SUNY Empire State College offering college credit for Corrections Officers
SUNY Empire State College is offering college credit towards a degree for individuals who have completed the MPTC Basic Course for Corrections Officers.
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Lobby Day - Veteran's Buy Back Bill
Lobby Day - Veteran's Buy Back Bill
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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.
  3. Accidental Death Insurance Changes Form (pdf)
    Accidental Death Insurance Changes Activation Form (pdf)
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.