senate Bill S7492

Relates to an employees' ability to revert back to a previously held non-competitive or labor class title

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Bill Status


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor
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  • 15 / May / 2014
    • REFERRED TO CIVIL SERVICE AND PENSIONS
  • 28 / May / 2014
    • 1ST REPORT CAL.998
  • 29 / May / 2014
    • 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • 02 / Jun / 2014
    • ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • 17 / Jun / 2014
    • PASSED SENATE
  • 17 / Jun / 2014
    • DELIVERED TO ASSEMBLY
  • 17 / Jun / 2014
    • REFERRED TO GOVERNMENTAL EMPLOYEES

Summary

Relates to an employee's ability to revert back to a previously held non-competitive or labor class title.

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Bill Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6857
Versions:
S7492
Legislative Cycle:
2013-2014
Current Committee:
Law Section:
Civil Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง52, Civ Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Cycle:
S5707, A8110

Sponsor Memo

BILL NUMBER:S7492

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the civil service law, in relation to
suspension or demotion upon the abolition or reduction of positions for
labor class titles

PURPOSE: This bill would allow employees' to revert back to a previous-
ly held non-competitive or labor class title after being promoted

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This bill amends subdivision 14 of section 52 of
the civil service law to allow employees to revert back to their under-
lying non-competitive or labor class title

JUSTIFICATION: Members employed by the municipal civil service commis-
sion of a city containing more than one county shall have the option
after taking a promotional examination to revert back to their underly-
ing non-competitive or labor class title. Simply passing a promotional
examination should not force employees to take the promotion and the
employee should contain their ability to choose whether or not they want
to revert back to their previously held position

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: S.5707 - sponsored by Rules of the 2012 Session
vetoed by Governor, VM 143

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately

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                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  7492

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              May 15, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  SAVINO -- 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  suspension  or
  demotion  upon the abolition or reduction of positions for labor class
  titles

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  Subdivision 14 of section 52 of the civil service law, as
added by chapter 433 of the laws of 1985 and renumbered by  chapter  331
of the laws of 1986, is amended to read as follows:
  14.  Notwithstanding  any other provision of law, in a city containing
more than one county, the municipal civil service  commission  may,  for
titles  designated  by it, extend to employees in the service of a civil
division or public authority under its jurisdiction who  are  holding  a
position in the non-competitive class or the labor class of such service
the  same  opportunities  as  employees in the competitive class to take
promotional examinations for which such non-competitive class  or  labor
class service is determined by the municipal civil service commission to
be  appropriate  preparation.    ANY  EMPLOYEE PROMOTED PURSUANT TO THIS
SECTION SHALL BE PERMITTED TO REVERT BACK TO THEIR  UNDERLYING  NON-COM-
PETITIVE OR LABOR CLASS TITLE.
  S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.





 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09794-01-3

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