senate Bill S2387

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Authorizes veterans' and disabled veterans' credits to be added to an individual's civil service examination after the establishment of an eligible list

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Current Bill Status - In Senate Judiciary Committee


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed/Vetoed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 15, 2018 opinion referred to judiciary
Feb 06, 2018 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 23, 2018 advanced to third reading
Jan 22, 2018 2nd report cal.
Jan 17, 2018 1st report cal.193
Jan 12, 2018 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 03, 2018 referred to judiciary
returned to senate
died in assembly
Mar 27, 2017 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Mar 06, 2017 advanced to third reading
Mar 02, 2017 2nd report cal.
Mar 01, 2017 1st report cal.290
Feb 17, 2017 opinion referred to judiciary
Feb 01, 2017 to attorney-general for opinion
Jan 13, 2017 referred to judiciary

Votes

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Jan 17, 2018 - Judiciary committee Vote

S2387
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Mar 1, 2017 - Judiciary committee Vote

S2387
22
0
committee
22
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S2387 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A4361
Law Section:
Constitution, Concurrent Resolutions to Amend
Laws Affected:
Amd Art 5 §6, Constn
Versions Introduced in Previous Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S2209, A6468
2013-2014: S280A, A148A
2011-2012: S3406, A7700

S2387 - Summary

Authorizes veterans' and disabled veterans' credits to be added to an individual's civil service examination after the establishment of the appropriate eligible list.

S2387 - Sponsor Memo

S2387 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  2387

                       2017-2018 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 13, 2017
                               ___________

Introduced  by Sens. LARKIN, ADDABBO, AVELLA, BONACIC, CARLUCCI, COMRIE,
  CROCI, KENNEDY, MARCHIONE, O'MARA, ORTT, RANZENHOFER, SERINO  --  read
  twice  and  ordered  printed,  and when printed to be committed to the
  Committee on Judiciary

            CONCURRENT RESOLUTION OF THE SENATE AND ASSEMBLY

proposing an amendment to section 6 of article 5 of the constitution, in
  relation to the application of  veterans'  credits  to  civil  service
  examinations

  Section  1. Resolved (if the Assembly concur), That section 6 of arti-
cle 5 of the constitution be amended to read as follows:
  S 6. Appointments and promotions in the civil service of the state and
all of the civil divisions thereof, including cities and villages, shall
be made according to merit and fitness to  be  ascertained,  as  far  as
practicable,  by  examination  which,  as  far  as practicable, shall be
competitive; provided, however, that any member of the armed  forces  of
the  United  States  who  served therein in time of war, and who, at the
time of such member's appointment or promotion, is a citizen or an alien
lawfully admitted for permanent residence in the  United  States  and  a
resident  of  this  state  and is honorably discharged or released under
honorable circumstances from such service, shall be entitled to  receive
five  points additional credit in a competitive examination for original
appointment and two and one-half points additional credit in an examina-
tion for promotion or,  if  such  member  was  disabled  in  the  actual
performance of duty in any war and his or her disability is certified by
the  United  States department of veterans affairs to be in existence at
the time of application for appointment or promotion, he or she shall be
entitled to receive ten points additional credit in a competitive  exam-
ination for original appointment and five points additional credit in an
examination  for promotion. Such additional credit shall be added to the
final earned rating of such member after he or she has qualified  in  an
examination  and  [shall]  MAY  be granted [only at] AFTER the [time of]
establishment of an eligible list, IF AN APPLICANT WAS  PLACED  ON  SUCH

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

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