senate Bill S7160

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Grants excused leave to public officers, employees of the state, county, municipality or school district to undertake screening for cancer; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2014 committed to rules
Jun 02, 2014 advanced to third reading
May 29, 2014 2nd report cal.
May 28, 2014 1st report cal.992
May 01, 2014 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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May 28, 2014 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: May 28, 2014

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S7160 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A9366
Law Section:
Civil Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §159-b, rpld §159-c, Civ Serv L

S7160 - Summary

Grants excused leave to public officers, employees of the state, county, municipality or school district to undertake screening for cancer.

S7160 - Sponsor Memo

S7160 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  7160

                            I N  S E N A T E

                               May 1, 2014
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  HANNON -- 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  directing  the
  granting  of  excused leave to public officers and public employees to
  undertake cancer screenings; and to repeal certain provisions of  such
  law relating thereto

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

  Section 1. Section 159-b of the civil service law, as amended by chap-
ter 566 of the laws of 2006, subdivisions 1 and 2 as amended by  chapter
391 of the laws of 2008, is amended to read as follows:
  S  159-b.  Excused leave to undertake a screening for [breast] cancer.
1.  Every public officer, employee of this state, employee of any  coun-
ty, employee of any community college, employee of any public authority,
employee  of  any  public  benefit corporation, employee of any board of
cooperative educational services (BOCES),  employee  of  any  vocational
education  and  extension  board,  or  a  school  district enumerated in
section one of chapter five hundred sixty-six of the  laws  of  nineteen
hundred  sixty-seven,  employee  of  any  municipality,  employee of any
school district or any employee of a participating employer in  the  New
York  state  and local employees' retirement system or any employee of a
participating employer in the New York state teachers' retirement system
shall be entitled to absent himself or herself and shall  be  deemed  to
have  a  paid leave of absence from his or her duties or service as such
public officer or employee  of  this  state,  employee  of  any  county,
employee  of  any  community  college, employee of any public authority,
employee of any public benefit corporation, employee  of  any  board  of
cooperative  educational  services  (BOCES),  employee of any vocational
education and extension  board,  or  a  school  district  enumerated  in
section  one  of  chapter five hundred sixty-six of the laws of nineteen
hundred sixty-seven, employee  of  any  municipality,  employee  of  any
school  district, or any employee of a participating employer in the New
York state and local employees' retirement system or any employee  of  a
participating employer in the New York state teachers' retirement system

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

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