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
March 24, 2013
Introduced by Sen. GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and
Correction -- committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as
amended and recommitted to said committee
AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to the powers and duties
of the chairman of the board of parole
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 259-b of the executive law, as
amended by section 38-a of subpart A of part C of chapter 62 of the laws
of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
3. The governor shall designate one of the members of the board as
chairman to serve in such capacity at the pleasure of the governor or
until the member's term of office expires and a successor is designated
in accordance with law, whichever first occurs. THE CHAIRMAN SHALL BE
RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ADMINISTRATIVE FUNCTIONS AND DAILY OPERATIONS OF THE
PAROLE BOARD AND ITS STAFF, EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE PROVIDED BY LAW.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.