senate Bill S711

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Relates to establishing an independent inspector general of the city of New York police department

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S711 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4211
Law Section:
New York City Charter
Laws Affected:
Amd §§801, 803, 805 & 807, NYC Chart
Versions Introduced in 2011-2012 Legislative Session:
S6407A, A9304

S711 - Summary

Relates to establishing an independent inspector general of the city of New York police department.

S711 - Sponsor Memo

S711 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                   711

                       2013-2014 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               (PREFILED)

                             January 9, 2013
                               ___________

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

AN ACT to amend the New York city charter, in relation  to  establishing
  an  independent  inspector  general  for  the  city of New York police
  department

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

  Section  1.  Section  801  of the New York city charter, as amended by
local law number 59 of the city of  New  York  for  the  year  1996,  is
amended to read as follows:
  S 801. Department; commissioner. There shall be a department of inves-
tigation  the  head of which shall be the commissioner of investigation.
THE COMMISSIONER SHALL BE APPOINTED BY THE MAYOR AND  BY  AND  WITH  THE
ADVICE  AND  CONSENT  OF  THE  CITY COUNCIL. The commissioner shall be a
member of the bar of the state of New York in good standing [and], shall
have had at least five years of law enforcement experience AND SHALL  BE
SUBJECT  TO  A  SECURITY  CLEARANCE  INVESTIGATION BY A STATE OR FEDERAL
AGENCY AUTHORIZED TO PERFORM SUCH INVESTIGATIONS. The mayor  may  remove
the  commissioner upon filing in the office of the commissioner of city-
wide administrative services and serving upon the commissioner of inves-
tigation the reasons therefor and allowing such officer  an  opportunity
of making a public explanation.
  S  2.  Subdivision  e  of section 803 of the New York city charter, as
added by local law number 79 of the city of New York for the year  1990,
is amended to read as follows:
  e.  The  commissioner  shall forward to the council and to the mayor a
copy of all reports and standards prepared by the corruption  prevention
and  management  review  bureau,  upon issuance by the commissioner. THE
COMMISSIONER SHALL PRODUCE AN ANNUAL REPORT NO LATER THAN APRIL  THIRTI-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD02780-01-3

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