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Political Action Update - June 2017

  • Constitutional Convention
    The UFA will be keeping the membership informed on the importance of voting NO over the next few months leading up to November 7th Election Day, when the Constitutional Convention referendum will be on the ballot, We are working with the NY AFL/CIO, IAFF, NYSPFFA among many labor groups, in a concerted effort to get the word out.
  • UFA Joins United Uniformed Workers of New York
    The UFA has joined with 23 other unions to form a coalition.
  • Pending Legislation The UFA Supports:
    Update on Disability Bill - S-6550 (Golden) A-8115 (Abbate)
    Relates to provisions affecting accidental disability benefits for police and fire members, New York City uniformed correction and sanitation revised plan members and investigator plan members.

    Improper and illegal building conversions - S.1496 (Avella)
    An act to amend the penal law, in relation to establishing the crime ofillegal conversion or alteration of real property and to amend the Administrative Code of the City of New York, in relation to civil penalties for unlawful conversions.

    LOD Widows COLA - S4588 (Golden) A06286A (Joyner)
    This legislation extends the escalation of a cost of living increase of approximately 3% for all line-of-duty widows or widowers for fiscal year 2017-18.

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