senate Bill S4262A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Relates to certain veterans and competitive civil service exam points

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    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 19, 2012 referred to veterans' affairs
returned to assembly
repassed senate
Jun 04, 2012 amended on third reading 4262a
vote reconsidered - restored to third reading
Jun 04, 2012 returned to senate
recalled from assembly
Apr 26, 2012 referred to veterans' affairs
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 23, 2012 advanced to third reading
Jan 19, 2012 2nd report cal.
Jan 18, 2012 1st report cal.82
Jan 04, 2012 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs
Jun 24, 2011 committed to rules
May 23, 2011 advanced to third reading
May 18, 2011 2nd report cal.
May 17, 2011 1st report cal.757
Mar 25, 2011 referred to veterans, homeland security and military affairs

Votes

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Jan 18, 2012 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S4262
12
1
committee
12
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Jan 18, 2012

nay (1)
excused (1)

May 17, 2011 - Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs committee Vote

S4262
13
1
committee
13
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Co-Sponsors

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S4262 - Details

Law Section:
Civil Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §85, Civ Serv L

S4262 - Summary

Relates to certain veterans and entitles them to 10 additional competitive civil service exam points if they are disabled and entitles them to 5 additional competitive civil service exam points if they are non-disabled and if they received certain medals or ribbons.

S4262 - Sponsor Memo

S4262 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  4262

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 25, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. ZELDIN, DeFRANCISCO, GOLDEN, LARKIN, MAZIARZ, McDO-
  NALD, NOZZOLIO, RANZENHOFER -- read twice  and  ordered  printed,  and
  when  printed  to  be committed to the Committee on Veterans, Homeland
  Security and Military Affairs

AN ACT to amend the civil service  law,  in  relation  to  veterans  and
  competitive civil service exam points

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

  Section 1.  Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 85 of the  civil
service  law,  as amended by chapter 333 of the laws of 1993, is amended
to read as follows:
  (a) The terms "veteran" and "non-disabled veteran" mean:
  (1) a member of the armed forces of the United States who served ther-
ein in time of war, who  was  honorably  discharged  or  released  under
honorable  circumstances  from  such  service,  who  is a citizen of the
United States or an alien lawfully admitted for permanent  residence  in
the  United States and who is a resident of the state of New York at the
time of application for appointment or  promotion  or  at  the  time  of
retention, as the case may be; OR
  (2)  A  MEMBER OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE UNITED STATES WHO WAS HONOR-
ABLY DISCHARGED OR RELEASED  UNDER  HONORABLE  CIRCUMSTANCES  FROM  SUCH
SERVICE,  WHO  IS  A  CITIZEN  OF THE UNITED STATES OR AN ALIEN LAWFULLY
ADMITTED FOR PERMANENT RESIDENCE IN THE UNITED STATES, WHO IS A RESIDENT
OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION FOR  APPOINTMENT  OR
PROMOTION  OR  AT THE TIME OF RETENTION, AS THE CASE MAY BE, AND WHO WAS
AWARDED EITHER A: (I) COMBAT  ACTION  RIBBON,  (II)  COMBAT  INFANTRYMAN
BADGE,  (III) COMBAT MEDICAL BADGE, (IV) COMBAT ACTION BADGE, (V) COMBAT
RECOGNITION RIBBON, OR (VI) AIR FORCE COMBAT ACTION MEDAL.
  S 2.  Subparagraph 1 of paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 of  section  85
of  the  civil service law, as added by chapter 790 of the laws of 1958,
is amended to read as follows:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD09901-02-1

Co-Sponsors

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S4262A (ACTIVE) - Details

Law Section:
Civil Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §85, Civ Serv L

S4262A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to certain veterans and entitles them to 10 additional competitive civil service exam points if they are disabled and entitles them to 5 additional competitive civil service exam points if they are non-disabled and if they received certain medals or ribbons.

S4262A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S4262A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 4262--A
    Cal. No. 82

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             March 25, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced   by  Sens.  ZELDIN,  AVELLA,  DeFRANCISCO,  GOLDEN,  LARKIN,
  MAZIARZ, McDONALD, NOZZOLIO, O'MARA, RANZENHOFER  --  read  twice  and
  ordered  printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on
  Veterans, Homeland Security and Military Affairs -- recommitted to the
  Committee on Veterans,  Homeland  Security  and  Military  Affairs  in
  accordance  with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 -- reported favorably from said
  committee, ordered to first and second  report,  ordered  to  a  third
  reading,  passed  by  Senate  and delivered to the Assembly, recalled,
  vote reconsidered, restored to  third  reading,  amended  and  ordered
  reprinted, retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT  to  amend  the  civil  service law, in relation to veterans and
  competitive civil service exam points

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

  Section  1.  Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 85 of the civil
service law, as amended by chapter 333 of the laws of 1993,  is  amended
to read as follows:
  (a) The terms "veteran" and "non-disabled veteran" mean:
  (1) a member of the armed forces of the United States who served ther-
ein  in  time  of  war,  who  was honorably discharged or released under
honorable circumstances from such service,  who  is  a  citizen  of  the
United  States  or an alien lawfully admitted for permanent residence in
the United States and who is a resident of the state of New York at  the
time  of  application  for  appointment  or  promotion or at the time of
retention, as the case may be; OR
  (2) A MEMBER OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE UNITED STATES WHO  WAS  HONOR-
ABLY  DISCHARGED  OR  RELEASED  UNDER  HONORABLE CIRCUMSTANCES FROM SUCH
SERVICE, WHO IS A CITIZEN OF THE UNITED  STATES  OR  AN  ALIEN  LAWFULLY
ADMITTED FOR PERMANENT RESIDENCE IN THE UNITED STATES, WHO IS A RESIDENT
OF  THE  STATE OF NEW YORK AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION FOR APPOINTMENT OR
PROMOTION OR AT THE TIME OF RETENTION, AS THE CASE MAY BE, AND  WHO  WAS

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

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