Information Bulletin Number 0705030


World Trade Center Presumption Law Application Deadline

This is a reminder to employees who participated in the World Trade Center rescue, recovery or clean up efforts that there is a June 14, 2007 deadline to file a World Trade Center Notice (RS6047-N). Employees who do not wish to file for disability retirement at this time must file a Notice by the June 14 deadline to preserve their rights (and the rights of their beneficiaries) in the future. All employees who participated are encouraged to file a Notice. For more information, please visit the Retirement System's World Trade Center Presumption Law page at:

http://www.osc.state.ny.us/retire/publications/world_trade_center/index.htm