S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
February 28, 2013
Introduced by Sens. SEWARD, FARLEY -- read twice and ordered printed,
and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations
and Government Operations
AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to residency
requirements for public health director in the county of Herkimer
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Section 3 of the public officers law is amended by adding a
new subdivision 60 to read as follows:
60. IN THE COUNTY OF HERKIMER, THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION REQUIR-
ING A PERSON TO BE A RESIDENT OF THE POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OR MUNICIPAL
CORPORATION OF THE STATE FOR WHICH HE OR SHE SHALL BE CHOSEN OR WITHIN
WHICH HIS OR HER OFFICIAL FUNCTIONS ARE REQUIRED TO BE EXERCISED, SHALL
NOT PREVENT A PERSON FROM HOLDING THE OFFICE OF PUBLIC HEALTH DIRECTOR
OF THE COUNTY OF HERKIMER, PROVIDED THAT SUCH PERSON RESIDES IN A COUNTY
ADJOINING HERKIMER COUNTY WITHIN THE STATE OF NEW YORK.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.