|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 21, 2012||committed to rules|
|Apr 25, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|Apr 19, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|Apr 18, 2012||1st report cal.517|
|Jan 04, 2012||referred to finance|
|Jan 05, 2011||referred to finance|
senate Bill S1036
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S1036 - Details
S1036 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S1036 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the executive law, in relation to the maximum age of a member of the New York state police PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL : Raises the maximum age for a Member of the New York state police to 35 years. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : Section one amends subdivision 3 of section 215 of the executive law; as amended by chapter 478 of the laws of 2004 to raise the maximum age for a newly sworn member of the New York state police from 29 to 35 years. Superintendent would have discretion to increase the age to 40 if desired, and applicants would be able to subtract up to 5 years of military service for purposes of meeting the age requirement. Section two of the bill contains an effective date of immediately. JUSTIFICATION : This legislation would make the age limits for the New York State Police, now 29, commensurate with the maximum age of 35 years of age for all other NYS-based police agencies with provisional or permanent appointment as a competitive class Police Officer or Deputy Sheriff under Section 58 of Civil Service Law. Under current law, the
S1036 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 1036 2011-2012 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E (PREFILED) January 5, 2011 ___________ Introduced by Sens. KLEIN, ADAMS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Finance AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to the maximum age of a member of the New York state police THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 215 of the executive law, as amended by chapter 478 of the laws of 2004, is amended to read as follows: 3. The sworn members of the New York state police shall be appointed by the superintendent and permanent appointees may be removed by the superintendent only after a hearing. No person shall be appointed to the New York state police force as a sworn member unless he or she shall be a citizen of the United States, between the ages of twenty-one and [twenty-nine] THIRTY-FIVE years except that in the superintendent's discretion, the maximum age may be extended to [thirty-five] FORTY years. Notwithstanding any other provision of law or any general or special law to the contrary the time spent on military duty, not exceed- ing a total of [six] FIVE years, shall be subtracted from the age of any applicant who has passed his or her [twenty-ninth] THIRTY-FIFTH birth- day, solely for the purpose of permitting qualification as to age and for no other purpose. Such limitations as to age however shall not apply to persons appointed to the positions of counsel, first assistant coun- sel, assistant counsel, and assistant deputy superintendent for employee relations nor to any person appointed to the bureau of criminal investi- gation pursuant to section two hundred sixteen of this article nor shall any person be appointed unless he or she has fitness and good moral character and shall have passed a physical and mental examination based upon standards provided by the rules and regulations of the superinten- dent. Appointments shall be made for a probationary period which, in the EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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