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Revised Empire Plan Certificate Books Now Available

Revised Empire Plan Certificate Books Now Available. Get your updated FREE copy today!

The NYS Department of Civil Service recently mailed the January 1, 2018 Empire Plan Certificate book to the homes of all active PEF-represented state employees enrolled in the Empire Plan. The updated Certificate book, which describes the coverage provided by the Empire Plan, is also posted on... Read more

Prison Closures Announced (Livingston and Lincoln CF)

From the desk of PEF President Wayne Spence  PEF Members: Union leaders, including PEF Division 379 Council Leader Steve Drake, were called to state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision(DOCCS) headquarters this morning for an announcement detailing the state’s plan to close two prisons — the medium security Livingston Correctional Facility in Livingston County and the minimum security Lincoln Correctional Facility in Manhattan. Both... Read more

From the desk of PEF President Wayne Spence: Less is More Legislation

From the desk of PEF President Wayne Spence

PEF Parole Members: As you may know, Senator Benjamin and Assemblyman Mosley have introduced the "Less is More" anti-parole legislation.  If passed and signed into law, this legislation would most likely have an extremely negative impact on violating parolees when it comes to revocation discretion of presumptive... Read more

PEF News Clips – May 2019 edition

PEF NEWSCLIPS - Your quick monthly newspaper recap of labor news that’s local, regional, state and national. Be in the know on current and past events. PEF News Clips is for you!... Read more