|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 21, 2012||committed to rules|
|Jun 06, 2012||advanced to third reading|
|Jun 05, 2012||2nd report cal.|
|Jun 04, 2012||1st report cal.1014|
|May 16, 2012||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S7438
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7438 - Details
- See Assembly Version of this Bill:
- Law Section:
- Civil Service Law
- Laws Affected:
- Amd §58, Civ Serv L
S7438 - Summary
Provides that the maximum age requirement of thirty-five years shall not apply to any police officer of any political subdivision maintaining a police department serving a population of three thousand or less if the eligible list has been exhausted and there are no other eligible candidates; provided, however, the police officer themselves are on the eligible list of such county, town, city or village and meet all other requirements of merit and fitness set forth in the civil service law.
S7438 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S7438 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the civil service law, in relation to eligibility for permanent appointment of certain police officers PURPOSE: This bill removes particular eligibility requirements for permanent appointment of certain police officers. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1 - amends subparagraphs (ii) and (iii) of paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 58 of the civil service law. Makes the maximum age requirement of thirty-five years not applicable to any officer, who was employed by the Buffalo municipal housing authority from January 1, 2005 - June 30 if they take the next written exam offered. The maximum age requirement of 35 years is also lifted for any officer when the eligibility list has been exhausted and no other candidates are eligible-as long as these officers are on said list, remain fit and have not passed the age of 39. Section 1 - also adds new subparagraph (iv). Makes the age requirement of 35 inapplicable to any officer of any political subdivision maintaining a police department that serves a population of 3,000 or
S7438 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7438 I N S E N A T E May 16, 2012 ___________ Introduced by Sen. LIBOUS -- 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 eligibility for permanent appointment of certain police officers THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subparagraphs (ii) and (iii) of paragraph (a) of subdivi- sion 1 of section 58 of the civil service law, as amended by chapter 346 of the laws of 2008, are amended and a new subparagraph (iv) is added to read as follows: (ii) such maximum age requirement of thirty-five years shall not apply to any police officer as defined in subdivision thirty-four of section 1.20 of the criminal procedure law, who was continuously employed by the Buffalo municipal housing authority between January first, two thousand five and June thirtieth, two thousand five and who takes the next writ- ten exam offered after the effective date of this subparagraph by the city of Buffalo civil service commission for employment as a police officer in the city of Buffalo police department, or June thirtieth, two thousand six, whichever is later; [and] (iii) such maximum age requirement of thirty-five years shall not apply to any police officer of any county, town, city or village police force not otherwise provided for in this section if the eligible list has been exhausted and there are no other eligible candidates; provided, however, the police officer themselves are on the eligible list of such county, town, city or village and meet all other requirements of merit and fitness set forth by this chapter and do not exceed the maximum age of thirty-nine; AND (IV) SUCH MAXIMUM AGE REQUIREMENT OF THIRTY-FIVE YEARS SHALL NOT APPLY TO ANY POLICE OFFICER OF ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION MAINTAINING A POLICE DEPARTMENT SERVING A POPULATION OF THREE THOUSAND OR LESS IF THE ELIGI- BLE LIST HAS BEEN EXHAUSTED AND THERE ARE NO OTHER ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, THE POLICE OFFICER MEETS ALL OTHER REQUIREMENTS OF MERIT AND FITNESS SET FORTH BY THIS CHAPTER; S 2. This act shall take effect immediately. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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