senate Bill S3932A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Establishes the customized employment demonstration program whereby certain positions are divided into sub-positions by the civil service commission to provide for employment of disabled persons

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Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Civil Service And Pensions Committee


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 26, 2018 print number 3932a
Jan 26, 2018 amend and recommit to civil service and pensions
Jan 03, 2018 referred to civil service and pensions
Jan 30, 2017 referred to civil service and pensions

S3932 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A205
Current Committee:
Senate Civil Service And Pensions
Law Section:
Civil Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §55-b, Civ Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S5805, A8111
2019-2020: S6626, A1415
2021-2022: A2381

S3932 - Summary

Establishes the customized employment demonstration program whereby certain positions are divided into sub-positions by the civil service commission to provide for employment of persons with developmental disabilities who are able to perform a portion of the duties of such position.

S3932 - Sponsor Memo

S3932 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3932

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  YOUNG  -- 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  establishing  a
  customized employment demonstration program for persons with disabili-
  ties;  and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon expiration
  thereof

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

  Section  1. Section 55-b of the civil service law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 3 to read as follows:
  3. (A) NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF SUBDIVISIONS ONE  AND  TWO  OF
THIS  SECTION,  THE  COMMISSION  SHALL ESTABLISH A CUSTOMIZED EMPLOYMENT
DEMONSTRATION PROGRAM, OF NOT MORE THAN FIFTEEN POSITIONS,  THAT  SUBDI-
VIDES TRADITIONAL POSITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT INTO TWO OR MORE SUB-POSITIONS
FOR  THE  PURPOSE  OF EMPLOYING PERSONS WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES.
SUCH PERSONS APPOINTED TO FILL SUB-POSITIONS SHALL BE LIMITED  TO  THOSE
INDIVIDUALS,  WHO  BECAUSE  OF  PHYSICAL  AND/OR  MENTAL DISABILITY, ARE
UNABLE TO PERFORM ALL THE DUTIES  OF  THE  POSITION,  BUT  ARE  ABLE  TO
PERFORM  A  PORTION OF SUCH DUTIES, AND WHO WOULD OTHERWISE NOT QUALIFY,
BECAUSE OF THE SEVERITY OF THEIR DISABILITY, FOR A  POSITION  DESIGNATED
PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION.
  (B)  SUCH  PERSONS, AS DETERMINED BY THE PRESIDENT, SHALL BE APPOINTED
AS TEMPORARY EMPLOYEES TO FILL  SUB-POSITIONS.  SUB-POSITIONS  SHALL  BE
CUSTOMIZED  TO  THE STRENGTHS AND INTERESTS OF THE JOB CANDIDATE AND THE
IDENTIFIED NEEDS OF THE EMPLOYER, WHICH MAY INCLUDE THE PROCESS OF  TASK
REASSIGNMENT,  JOB CARVING AND JOB SHARING. NO PERSON HOLDING A POSITION
PURSUANT TO THIS CHAPTER SHALL BE TERMINATED FOR THE PURPOSES OF  ESTAB-
LISHING  OR FILLING A SUB-POSITION ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO THIS SUBDIVI-
SION. SUB-POSITIONS MAY BE EITHER  PART-TIME  OR  FULL-TIME  EMPLOYMENT.
COMPENSATION  FOR THE SUB-POSITIONS SHALL BE SET AT THE MINIMUM WAGE, AS
ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO SECTION SIX HUNDRED FIFTY-TWO OF THE LABOR  LAW.

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

S3932A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A205
Current Committee:
Senate Civil Service And Pensions
Law Section:
Civil Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §55-b, Civ Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S5805, A8111
2019-2020: S6626, A1415
2021-2022: A2381

S3932A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes the customized employment demonstration program whereby certain positions are divided into sub-positions by the civil service commission to provide for employment of persons with developmental disabilities who are able to perform a portion of the duties of such position.

S3932A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S3932A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 3932--A

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 30, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  YOUNG  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions
  -- recommitted to the Committee  on  Civil  Service  and  Pensions  in
  accordance  with  Senate  Rule 6, sec. 8 -- committee discharged, bill
  amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said  commit-
  tee

AN  ACT  to  amend  the civil service law, in relation to establishing a
  customized employment demonstration program for persons with disabili-
  ties; and providing for the repeal of such provisions upon  expiration
  thereof

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

  Section 1. Section 55-b of the civil service law is amended by  adding
a new subdivision 3 to read as follows:
  3.  (A)  NOTWITHSTANDING  ANY PROVISION OF SUBDIVISIONS ONE AND TWO OF
THIS SECTION, THE COMMISSION SHALL  ESTABLISH  A  CUSTOMIZED  EMPLOYMENT
DEMONSTRATION  PROGRAM,  OF NOT MORE THAN FIFTEEN POSITIONS, THAT SUBDI-
VIDES TRADITIONAL POSITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT INTO TWO OR MORE SUB-POSITIONS
FOR THE PURPOSE OF EMPLOYING PERSONS  WITH  DEVELOPMENTAL  DISABILITIES.
SUCH  PERSONS  APPOINTED TO FILL SUB-POSITIONS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THOSE
INDIVIDUALS, WHO BECAUSE  OF  PHYSICAL  AND/OR  MENTAL  DISABILITY,  ARE
UNABLE  TO  PERFORM  ALL  THE  DUTIES  OF  THE POSITION, BUT ARE ABLE TO
PERFORM A PORTION OF SUCH DUTIES, AND WHO WOULD OTHERWISE  NOT  QUALIFY,
BECAUSE  OF  THE SEVERITY OF THEIR DISABILITY, FOR A POSITION DESIGNATED
PURSUANT TO SUBDIVISION ONE OF THIS SECTION.
  (B) SUCH PERSONS, AS DETERMINED BY THE PRESIDENT, SHALL  BE  APPOINTED
AS  TEMPORARY  EMPLOYEES  TO  FILL SUB-POSITIONS. SUB-POSITIONS SHALL BE
CUSTOMIZED TO THE STRENGTHS AND INTERESTS OF THE JOB CANDIDATE  AND  THE
IDENTIFIED  NEEDS OF THE EMPLOYER, WHICH MAY INCLUDE THE PROCESS OF TASK
REASSIGNMENT, JOB CARVING AND JOB SHARING. NO PERSON HOLDING A  POSITION
PURSUANT  TO THIS CHAPTER SHALL BE TERMINATED FOR THE PURPOSES OF ESTAB-

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

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