senate Bill S6178

Signed By Governor
2013-2014 Legislative Session

Provides for the recalculation and re-establishment of civil service lists based upon eligibility for credits pursuant to section 85-b as amended by chapter 376 of 2013

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    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 14, 2014 signed chap.1
delivered to governor
Jan 13, 2014 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.3
substituted for a8396
referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.7
committee discharged and committed to rules
Jan 08, 2014 referred to civil service and pensions

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S6178 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8396
Law Section:
Civil Service

S6178 - Summary

Provides for the recalculation and re-establishment of civil service lists based upon eligibility for credits granted to children and siblings of deceased firefighters and police officers pursuant to section 85-b of the civil service law as amended by chapter 376 of 2013.

S6178 - Sponsor Memo

S6178 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  6178

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 8, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  GOLDEN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions

AN ACT in relation to providing additional civil service credit to chil-
  dren of certain firefighters and police officers killed in the line of
  duty

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

  Section  1.  Notwithstanding any other law to the contrary, any candi-
date on an established eligible list resulting from a competitive  exam-
ination  who (i) is the child of a firefighter or police officer who was
killed in the line of duty as such term is defined in subdivision  1  of
section 85-b of the civil service law, (ii) applied for additional cred-
it pursuant to section 85-a of the civil service law as it existed prior
to  the enactment of chapter 376 of the laws of 2013 for the examination
that resulted in the established eligible list, (iii)  established  that
his or her parent was killed in the line of duty as such term is defined
in  subdivision  1  of  section  85-b of the civil service law, (iv) was
denied such additional credit, and (v)  would  have  been  granted  such
additional credit pursuant to section 85-b, as amended by chapter 376 of
the  laws of 2013, shall be allowed to have such additional credit added
to his or her current final rating for such examination. Any established
eligible list containing the names of  candidates  who  were  previously
denied  credit  and would now be afforded credit shall be re-established
to provide such candidates receiving additional credit with  the  proper
ranking  on  such  established eligible list; provided that, when re-es-
tablishing such  list,  the  names  of  the  candidates  who  have  been
appointed  from  such  list  shall not be included on the re-established
list; and provided further that any appointment that was made from  such
established  eligible list shall not be void or voidable upon the re-es-
tablishment of such eligible list solely because, on such re-established
list, the appointee would not have been eligible  for  such  appointment
pursuant  to  subdivision  1 of section 61 of the civil service law; and
provided further that any change in a candidate's ranking on the  re-es-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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