senate Bill S7355

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Requires all officers and employees in the executive and legislative branches to complete mandatory ethics training on an annual basis; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 15, 2016 referred to governmental operations
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1786
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 20, 2016 referred to investigations and government operations

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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:
S919

S7355 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires all officers and employees in the executive and legislative branches to complete mandatory ethics training on an annual basis.

S7355 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

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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