Extended Military Benefits Program

On July 7, 2008, Governor Paterson signed legislation that amended Section 242 of the New York State Military Law by adding a new subdivision 5-a, titled the Public Servant Soldier Salary Act.  The EMBP was accordingly modified.

Extended Military Benefits ProgramThe Extended Military Benefits Program (EMBP) was created to ease, as much as reasonably possible, any financial disruption for City of New York employees and their families which may be caused by long-term military duty connected with the events of September 11, 2001. 

Program Terms and Forms

Program Legislation