senate Bill S1584

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to hiring of police officers in the department of environmental conservation

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  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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view actions (13)
Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 31, 2013 signed chap.244
Jul 19, 2013 delivered to governor
May 07, 2013 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading cal.270
substituted for a6575
Apr 24, 2013 referred to governmental operations
Apr 23, 2013 delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 20, 2013 advanced to third reading
Mar 19, 2013 2nd report cal.
Mar 18, 2013 1st report cal.219
Jan 09, 2013 referred to civil service and pensions


S1584 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
Law Section:
Civil Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง58, Civ Serv L
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S5113, A8619

S1584 - Summary

Relates to hiring of police officers in the department of environmental conservation.

S1584 - Sponsor Memo

S1584 - Bill Text download pdf

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


                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E


                             January 9, 2013

Introduced  by  Sens.  GRISANTI,  GALLIVAN,  MAZIARZ  --  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 the hiring of
  police officers in the department of environmental conservation


  Section  1.  Subdivision  1 of section 58 of the civil service law, as
amended by chapter 560 of the laws of 1978,  the  opening  paragraph  as
amended  by chapter 435 of the laws of 1997 and paragraph (a) as amended
by chapter 346 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  1. Notwithstanding any other provision of this  law  or  any  general,
special  or  local  law to the contrary, no person shall be eligible for
provisional or permanent appointment in the  competitive  class  of  the
civil  service  as  a  police officer OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL
CONSERVATION OR of any police force or police department of any  county,
city,  town,  village, housing authority or police district unless he OR
SHE shall satisfy the following basic requirements:
  (a) he or she is not less than twenty years of age as of the  date  of
appointment  nor  more than thirty-five years of age as of the date when
the applicant takes the written examination, provided that  the  maximum
age  requirement  of thirty-five years of age as set forth in this para-
graph shall not apply to eligible lists finalized pursuant to  an  exam-
ination  administered  prior to May thirty-first, nineteen hundred nine-
CONSERVATION, provided, however, that:
  (i)  time spent on military duty or on terminal leave, not exceeding a
total of six years, shall be subtracted from the age  of  any  applicant
who  has passed his or her thirty-fifth birthday as provided in subdivi-
sion ten-a of section two hundred forty-three of the military law;

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


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