§ 76 Creation of State Fund
§ 77 Administration
§ 78 Salaries and Expenses
§ 79 Meetings
§ 80 Seal
§ 81 Offices, Lands, Leaseholds and Buildings
§ 82 Powers and Duties
§ 83 Rules
§ 84 General Attorney
§ 85 Commissioner of Taxation and Finance Custodian of Fund
§ 86 Catastrophe Surplus and Reserves for Workers’ Compensation
§ 86-A Catastrophe Surplus and Reserves for Disability Benefits
§ 87 Investment of Surplus or Reserve
§ 87-A Investment in Obligations of the Municipal Assistance Corporation for the City of New York; Indemnification
§ 87-B Investments in Obligations of the City of Yonkers; Indemnification
§ 87-BB Investments in Obligations of the City of Yonkers; Indemnification (1984)
§ 87-C Investments in Obligations of Designated Public Benefit Corporations; Indemnifications
§ 87-D Contractual Obligations as Evidence of Indebtedness Upon Reimbursement of Reserves
§ 87-E Amortization of Gains or Losses
§ 87-F Appropriations to the State Insurance Fund
§ 87-G Advances to the Urban Development Corporation
§ 87-H Investments of the State Insurance Fund
§ 87-I New York State Insurance Fund Mwbe Asset Management and Financial Institution Strategy
§ 88 Administration Expenses
§ 88*2 Administration Expenses
§ 88-A Payments From Special or Administrative Funds
§ 88-B Coverage of Employees in State-Supported Educational Institutions
§ 88-C Coverage of State Employees
§ 89 Rates for Workers’ Compensation
§ 90 Dividends
§ 91 Groups for Accident Prevention
§ 92 Payment of Premiums
§ 93 Collection of Premium in Case of Default
§ 94 Withdrawal From Fund
§ 95 Record and Audit of Payrolls
§ 96 Penalties for Fraudulent Practices
§ 97 Inspections
§ 98 Disclosures Prohibited
§ 99 Reports of State Insurance Fund
§ 100 Insurance Against Liability to Volunteer Firefighters and Ambulance Workers

Terms Used In New York Laws > Workers' Compensation > Article 6

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Amortization: Paying off a loan by regular installments.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • compensation: include the benefits in relation to volunteer firefighters or volunteer ambulance workers pursuant to the volunteer firefighters' benefit law or the volunteer ambulance workers' benefit law. See N.Y. Workers' Compensation Law 100
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Employee: includes a volunteer firefighter or volunteer ambulance worker who has been or might be injured in line of duty or who dies or might die from such an injury. See N.Y. Workers' Compensation Law 100
  • Employer: includes any political subdivision liable for benefits pursuant to the volunteer firefighters' benefit law or the volunteer ambulance workers' benefit law. See N.Y. Workers' Compensation Law 100
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • fund: shall be deemed to include both the workers' compensation fund and the disability benefits fund unless the context otherwise indicates. See N.Y. Workers' Compensation Law 76
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • National Bank: A bank that is subject to the supervision of the Comptroller of the Currency. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is a bureau of the U.S. Treasury Department. A national bank can be recognized because it must have "national" or "national association" in its name. Source: OCC
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • This chapter: includes the volunteer firefighters' benefit law and the volunteer ambulance workers' benefit law, except when such a meaning is inconsistent with this article. See N.Y. Workers' Compensation Law 100