senate Bill S156

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to transfers or appointments of police officers to competitive or non-competitive positions

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Jan 08, 2014 referred to transportation
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S156 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3495
Law Section:
Public Authorities Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§1299-f & 1299-e, Pub Auth L; amd §§70 & 58, Civ Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6347, A9155

S156 - Summary

Relates to transfers or appointments of police officers to competitive or non-competitive positions.

S156 - Sponsor Memo

S156 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   156

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sen. GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the public authorities law and the civil service law, in
  relation to transfers or appointments of police  officers  to  compet-
  itive  or  non-competitive  positions; and providing for the repeal of
  such provisions upon expiration thereof

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

  Section 1.  Section 1299-f of the public authorities law is amended by
adding a new subdivision 8 to read as follows:
  8.  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY OTHER PROVISION OF LAW, RULE OR REGULATION TO
THE CONTRARY, ANY PERSON WHO HAS RECEIVED AN APPOINTMENT OR  DESIGNATION
AS  A POLICE OFFICER AS DEFINED IN PARAGRAPH (A) OF SUBDIVISION THIRTEEN
OF SECTION TWELVE HUNDRED NINETY-NINE-E OF  THIS  TITLE  TO  A  REGIONAL
TRANSIT  AUTHORITY AS DEFINED IN THIS TITLE SHALL BE ELIGIBLE FOR TRANS-
FER, PROVISIONAL OR PERMANENT APPOINTMENT TO A COMPETITIVE  OR  NON-COM-
PETITIVE  POSITION  WITH  A  CITY,  TOWN,  VILLAGE  OR  POLICE DISTRICT,
PROVIDED THAT: (A) SUCH PERSON SHALL HAVE BEEN DISMISSED  OR  TERMINATED
FROM  A  PERMANENT POSITION IN THE AUTHORITY BETWEEN NOVEMBER THIRTIETH,
TWO THOUSAND TWELVE AND NOVEMBER THIRTIETH, TWO THOUSAND  THIRTEEN,  (B)
SUCH  DISMISSAL  OR TERMINATION IS NOT MADE FOR DISCIPLINARY OR PUNITIVE
REASONS, AND (C) SUCH PERSON CONFORMS TO ANY APPOINTMENT REQUIREMENTS OF
THE CITY, TOWN, VILLAGE OR ANY  OTHER  POLICE  DISTRICT  TO  WHICH  SUCH
PERSON IS OR HAS BEEN TRANSFERRED.
  S  2.  Subdivision 13 of section 1299-e of the public authorities law,
as amended by chapter 816 of the laws of 1984, is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  13.  To  appoint  or  designate one or more persons for the purpose of
enforcing rules and regulations established by  the  authority,  and  to
compel the observance of law and order on the properties, facilities and

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

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