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|Jan 08, 2014||referred to transportation|
|Jan 09, 2013||referred to transportation|
senate Bill S156
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- Passed Senate
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S156 - Details
S156 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S156 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public authorities law and the civil service law, in relation to transfers or appointments of police officers to competitive or non-competitive positions; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration thereof PURPOSE: To allow NFTA police officers to transfer to municipal police departments. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Ensures that only NFTA officers who were laid off for other than punitive or disciplinary reasons qualify for transfers to local police departments. Section 2. Provides that current professionally-administered NFTA police officer examinations are considered competitive for civil service purposes. Any individual that take these examinations will be eligible to have their scores considered by local police departments. Section 3. Provides authority for NFTA police transfers.
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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