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NYS Comptroller

Thomas P. DiNapoli

State Correction Officers and Security Hospital Treatment Assistants Plan

For ERS Tier 1 and 2 Members (Section 89)

Retirement System Membership

This plan covers members who work as uniformed employees in institutions under the jurisdiction of the New York State Department of Correctional Services, or as security hospital treatment assistants under the jurisdiction of the New York State Office of Mental Health. If you joined, or were required to join the New York State Employees’ Retirement System, you are automatically covered by this plan.

When you became a Retirement System member, you were required to complete and file a membership application with the Office of the State Comptroller.