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4437 • RESOLUTION NO. 4,437 A RESOLUTION GRANTING TO ELIJAH SIMMONS DISABILITY RETIREMENT BENEFITS UNDER SECTION 2-24 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF LITTLE ROCK; AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES WHEREAS , Elijah Simmons was employed by the City of Little Rock on August 18, 1945 and was continuously employed until August 28, 1970, at which time Mr, Simmons retired due to a physical disability and is found to be entitled to disability retirement benefits comprising a term of 25 years and 10 days; and WHEREAS , under Section 2-24 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Little Rock, it is the policy of the Board of Directors to continue to pay disabled employees at the rate of pay on the date of retirement, and in this case for a period of 25 months and 10 days commencing August 29, 1970; subject, however, to deductions from said monthly pay equal to the aggregate of sums hereinafter received by Elijah Simmons or to which he would be entitled provided he filed proper application under the non-uniform employment plan with Mutual of New York, together with such funds as shall be received hereafter monthly by said Elijah Simmons or that which he would receive had proper application been filed, if any, as disability benefits under the Social Security Adminis- tration Program of the United States of America. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CITY OF LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS. SECTION 1. The City Manager and Director of Finance are hereby authorized and directed to continue the salary established for Elijah Simmons as of August 29 , 1970, for a period of 25 months and 10 days. Provided, however, the monthly benefits herein authorized shall be reduced by the amount that the said Elijah Simmons receives or would receive had application been made monthly as benefits for non-uniformed employees authorized under contract with Mutual of New York; and provided further that six months from the date of said retirement said benefits will be reduced additionally by the amount of benefits received or -2- which would be received had application been made from the Social Security Administration of the Federal Government. SECTION 2. Elijah Simmons shall be required to make available to the City Manager an accounting of all monies received from Mutual of New York under the city' s non-uniformed benefits plan and from the Social Security Administration of the Federal Government. SECTION 3. This Resolution shall be in full force and effect from and after its adoption. ADOPTED: September 8, 1970 Ark OP ATTEST: Ia/ral APPROVED: O City Clerk ayor