senate Bill S1235A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the promotion and administration of scheduled civil service exams

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 20, 2018 committed to rules
Mar 05, 2018 advanced to third reading
Feb 28, 2018 2nd report cal.
Feb 27, 2018 1st report cal.524
Jan 03, 2018 referred to civil service and pensions
Jun 21, 2017 committed to rules
May 15, 2017 amended on third reading 1235a
Feb 13, 2017 advanced to third reading
Feb 07, 2017 2nd report cal.
Feb 06, 2017 1st report cal.153
Jan 06, 2017 referred to civil service and pensions

Votes

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Feb 27, 2018 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S1235A
11
0
committee
11
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Civil Service and Pensions Committee Vote: Feb 27, 2018

Feb 6, 2017 - Civil Service and Pensions committee Vote

S1235
10
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committee
10
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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Committee Vote: Feb 6, 2017

excused (1)

S1235 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1316
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Civil Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §50, Civ Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7749, A8042
2019-2020: S4328, A2235

S1235 - Summary

Relates to the promotion of civil service exams and requires the state civil service department to make efforts to utilize state university of New York educational opportunity centers when selecting testing sites.

S1235 - Sponsor Memo

S1235 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  1235

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. VALESKY -- 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 the promotion  and
  administration of scheduled exams

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 50 of the civil  service  law,  as
amended  by  chapter  166  of  the  laws  of 1978, is amended to read as
follows:
  2. Announcement of examination. The state civil service department and
municipal commissions shall issue an announcement  of  each  competitive
examination,  setting  forth  the  minimum  qualifications required, the
subjects of the examination, and such other information as they may deem
necessary, and shall advertise AND  PROMOTE  such  examination  in  such
manner  as  the nature of the examination may require. Such announcement
and advertisement  shall  each  inform  prospective  applicants  of  the
options  for  religious observance provided in subdivision eight of this
section.
  § 2. Section 50 of the civil service law is amended by  adding  a  new
subdivision 5-a to read as follows:
  5-A. LOCATION OF EXAMINATIONS. ALL COMPETITIVE AND CONTINUOUS RECRUIT-
MENT  EXAMINATIONS  ADMINISTERED  BY  THE STATE CIVIL SERVICE DEPARTMENT
SHALL BE HELD AT A STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK EDUCATIONAL  OPPORTUNITY
CENTER.
  §  3.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.


 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD01160-01-7

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S1235A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A1316
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Civil Service Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §50, Civ Serv L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7749, A8042
2019-2020: S4328, A2235

S1235A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the promotion of civil service exams and requires the state civil service department to make efforts to utilize state university of New York educational opportunity centers when selecting testing sites.

S1235A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1235A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                 1235--A
    Cal. No. 153

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             January 6, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen. VALESKY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions
  -- reported favorably from said committee, ordered to first and second
  report, ordered to a third reading,  amended  and  ordered  reprinted,
  retaining its place in the order of third reading

AN  ACT to amend the civil service law, in relation to the promotion and
  administration of scheduled exams

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

  Section  1.  Subdivision  2 of section 50 of the civil service law, as
amended by chapter 166 of the laws  of  1978,  is  amended  to  read  as
follows:
  2. Announcement of examination. The state civil service department and
municipal  commissions  shall  issue an announcement of each competitive
examination, setting forth  the  minimum  qualifications  required,  the
subjects of the examination, and such other information as they may deem
necessary,  and  shall  advertise  AND  PROMOTE such examination in such
manner as the nature of the examination may require.  Such  announcement
and  advertisement  shall  each  inform  prospective  applicants  of the
options for religious observance provided in subdivision eight  of  this
section.
  §  2.  Section  50 of the civil service law is amended by adding a new
subdivision 5-a to read as follows:
  5-A. LOCATION OF EXAMINATIONS.  (A) THE STATE CIVIL SERVICE DEPARTMENT
SHALL OFFER EXAMINATIONS AT ANY LOCATION  OR  LOCATIONS  THAT  IT  DEEMS
SUITABLE.
  (B)  THE  STATE CIVIL SERVICE DEPARTMENT SHALL MAKE EFFORTS TO UTILIZE
STATE UNIVERSITY  OF  NEW  YORK  EDUCATIONAL  OPPORTUNITY  CENTERS  WHEN
SELECTING TESTING SITES.
  §  3.  This  act shall take effect on the ninetieth day after it shall
have become a law.

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

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