S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
I N S E N A T E
January 14, 2014
Introduced by Sen. GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions
AN ACT to amend the civil service law, in relation to the administration
of certain director of facility positions
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Subdivision 5 of section 17 of the civil service law, as
added by chapter 403 of the laws of 2011, is amended to read as follows:
5. Administration of certain director of facility positions. Notwith-
standing the provisions of this section, chapter or any provisions to
the contrary contained in any general, special, or local laws, the
department shall develop a statewide exam for the positions of director
of facilities I, II, & III in school districts throughout the state.
Such administration shall include the development of eligibility crite-
ria for examination of potential candidates for the positions of direc-
tor of facilities I, II, & III based on qualifications and experience in
accordance with section fifty of this chapter. SUCH STATEWIDE EXAMINA-
TIONS SHALL NOT AFFECT THE ABILITY OF MUNICIPAL CIVIL SERVICE COMMIS-
SIONS TO DETERMINE PROMOTION QUALIFICATIONS, ANNOUNCE PROMOTION EXAMINA-
TIONS AND ESTABLISH PROMOTION ELIGIBLE LISTS FOR THESE POSITIONS,
CONSISTENT WITH STATEWIDE ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA AS DETERMINED BY THE
DEPARTMENT. ANY SUCH PROMOTION EXAMINATION SHALL USE THE STATEWIDE EXAM-
INATION DEVELOPED BY THE DEPARTMENT.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.