|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jun 15, 2016||referred to governmental operations|
delivered to assembly
ordered to third reading cal.1786
committee discharged and committed to rules
|Apr 20, 2016||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S7355
Archive: Last Bill Status - Passed Senate
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7355 (ACTIVE) - Details
- Law Section:
- Public Officers Law
- Laws Affected:
- Add §59, Pub Off L; amd §80, Leg L; amd §94, rpld sub 10, Exec L
- Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S7355 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7355 TITLE OF BILL : An act to amend the public officers law, the legislative law and the executive law, in relation to mandatory ethics training for certain officers and employees of the state; and to repeal subdivision 10 of section 94 of the executive law relating thereto PURPOSE : The purpose of this bill is to increase and align ethics training requirements for all state officers, employees, legislators and legislative staff; to ensure that ethics training requirements are completed on annual basis, to ensure the timely training of new employees and to require that all ethics training is interactive and mandated by law, not executive order. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS : Section one adds a new article to the executive law establishing a mandatory ethics training requirement for all newly hired employees and requiring that seasoned employees be trained on an annual basis. This section also enumerates the specific sections of law that all employees must be trained on. The annual training must be, at minimum, two hours in duration.
S7355 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7355 I N S E N A T E April 20, 2016 ___________ Introduced by Sens. CROCI, SERINO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Government Operations AN ACT to amend the public officers law, the legislative law and the executive law, in relation to mandatory ethics training for certain officers and employees of the state; and to repeal subdivision 10 of section 94 of the executive law relating thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Article 4 of the public officers law is amended by adding a new section 59 to read as follows: S 59. MANDATORY ETHICS TRAINING. 1. THE FOLLOWING PERSONS SHALL ANNU- ALLY COMPLETE THE ETHICS TRAINING PROVIDED IN SUBDIVISION TWO OF THIS SECTION: (A) EVERY EMPLOYEE OF A STATE AGENCY, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION SEVENTY-FOUR OF THIS ARTICLE; (B) EVERY LEGISLATIVE EMPLOYEE, AS DEFINED IN SUBDIVISION ONE OF SECTION SEVENTY-FOUR OF THIS ARTICLE; (C) EVERY EMPLOYEE OF THE DEPARTMENT OF LAW OR THE DEPARTMENT OF AUDIT AND CONTROL; (D) ALL OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES EMPLOYED IN THE EXECUTIVE CHAMBER; (E) EVERY MEMBER OF THE LEGISLATURE; AND (F) THE GOVERNOR, THE ATTORNEY GENERAL AND THE COMPTROLLER. 2. (A) THE ETHICS TRAINING REQUIRED BY THIS SECTION SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, INSTRUCTION ON THE REQUIREMENTS OF: (I) SECTION SEVENTY-THREE OF THIS ARTICLE; (II) SECTION SEVENTY-THREE-A OF THIS ARTICLE; (III) SECTION SEVENTY-FOUR OF THIS ARTICLE; (IV) SECTION SEVENTY-FOUR-A OF THIS ARTICLE; (V) SECTION SEVENTY-FIVE-A OF THIS ARTICLE; (VI) SECTION SEVENTY-SEVEN-A OF THIS ARTICLE; (VII) SECTION SEVENTY-EIGHT OF THIS ARTICLE; (XIII) SECTION SEVENTY-FIVE-B OF THE CIVIL SERVICE LAW; AND (IX) SECTION ONE HUNDRED SEVEN OF THE CIVIL SERVICE LAW. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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