|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 11, 2014||referred to codes|
delivered to assembly
|Jun 02, 2014||advanced to third reading|
|May 29, 2014||2nd report cal.|
|May 28, 2014||1st report cal.999|
|May 15, 2014||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S7493
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
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S7493 - Details
S7493 - Summary
Grants employees in labor class positions rights with regards to the suspension or demotion upon abolition or reduction of certain positions.
S7493 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER:S7493 TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the civil service law, in relation to layoff and recall rights and disciplinary hearings for certain employees in the non-competitive and labor class PURPOSE: This bill would provide disciplinary hearings for non-competi- tive class employees and labor class employees after one year of service. By doing so, it would afford section seventy-five rights (due process protections) to such employees. This bill would also provide layoff and recall protections for noncompetitive class employees and labor class employees after one year of service SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: This bill would amend civil service law to: * Revise the current law which provides disciplinary due process rights for non-competitive class employees other than those who hold a position designated as confidential or perform functions influencing policy, after five years of service, to afford such hearing rights after one year of service. * Revise the current law to provide disciplinary due process rights for labor class employees after one year of service. * Revise the current law which provides layoff protections for non-com- petitive class employees other than those who hold a position designated
S7493 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7493 I N S E N A T E May 15, 2014 ___________ Introduced by Sen. SAVINO -- 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 layoff and recall rights and disciplinary hearings for certain employees in the non-com- petitive and labor class THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 80-a of the civil service law, as added by chapter 283 of the laws of 1972, subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 376 of the laws of 1977, and subdivision 3 as added and subdivisions 4 and 5 as renumbered by chapter 360 of the laws of 1985, is amended to read as follows: S 80-a. Suspension or demotion upon the abolition or reduction of non-competitive class positions [in the state service] AND LABOR CLASS POSITIONS. 1. Suspension or demotion. Where, because of economy, consolidation or abolition of functions, curtailment of activities or otherwise, positions in the non-competitive class [of the state service] OR LABOR CLASS are abolished or reduced in rank or salary grade, suspen- sion or demotion, as the case may be, among incumbents having tenure protection pursuant to [paragraph] PARAGRAPHS (c) AND (F) of subdivision one of section seventy-five of this [chapter] ARTICLE and holding the same or similar positions shall be made in the inverse order of original appointment on a permanent basis in the classified service [of the state service], subject to the provisions of subdivision seven of section eighty-five of this chapter; provided, however, that the date of original appointment of any such incumbent who was transferred to the state service from another governmental jurisdiction upon the transfer of functions shall be the date of original appointment on a permanent basis in the classified service in the service of the governmental jurisdiction from which such transfer was made. Notwithstanding the provisions of this subdivision, however, upon the abolition or reduction of positions in the non-competitive class OR LABOR CLASS, incumbents holding the same or similar positions who have not completed their probationary service shall be suspended or demoted, as the case may be, EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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