|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 06, 2010||referred to codes|
|Feb 06, 2009||referred to codes|
senate Bill S1766
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
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- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S1766 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Civil Rights Law
S1766 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1766 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the civil rights law, in relation to the confidentiality of certain personnel records maintained by the department of taxation and finance PURPOSE : To amend Section 50-a of the Civil Rights Law so as to include police officers and peace officers employed by the Department of Taxation and Finance within the group of law enforcement and public safety officials whose personnel records are deemed confidential by statute. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS : The proposed amendment renders confidential the personnel files of those individuals in the Department's employ who hold peace officer status pursuant to section 2.10 of the Criminal Procedure Law or police officer status pursuant to section 1.20 of the CPL. Moreover, the proposed amendment provides that only with the consent of the affected employee or pursuant to a lawful court order can the personnel file be inspected or its contents be made public. EXISTING LAW : Presently, Section 50-a of the Civil Rights Law renders confidential the personnel files of police officers, State and county correction officers, firefighters and firefighter/paramedics and parole officers.
S1766 - Bill Text download pdf
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