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|Jan 08, 2020||referred to civil service and pensions|
|Mar 14, 2019||referred to civil service and pensions|
senate Bill S4556
Archive: Last Bill Status - In Senate Committee Civil Service And Pensions Committee
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S4556 (ACTIVE) - Details
S4556 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S4556 SPONSOR: GOUNARDES TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the civil service law, the executive law, the general business law and the labor law, in relation to adver- tising employment opportunities PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: This legislation will provide people seeking employment with information regarding the position's starting salary and salary range to close the wage gap for women and communities of color. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section one of this bill amends subdivision 6-a, renumbers current subdivision 7 to subdivision 8 and adds a new subdivision 7 to Civil Service Law section 6. This amendment provides that the Department of Civil Service must publish on its website the Department's annual report regarding examinations. Additionally, new subdivision 7 provides that the Department must prescribe rules to effectuate the purpose of new
S4556 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 4556 2019-2020 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E March 14, 2019 ___________ Introduced by Sen. GOUNARDES -- 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, the executive law, the general business law and the labor law, in relation to advertising employment opportunities THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Subdivisions 6-a and 7 of section 6 of the civil service law, subdivision 6-a as added by chapter 139 of the laws of 1992, subdi- vision 7 as added by chapter 790 of the laws of 1958 and as renumbered by chapter 45 of the laws of 1961, are amended to read as follows: 6-a. Submit a report on or before January thirty-first of each year, to the governor and the legislature, AND TO THE PUBLIC BY INCLUSION ON THE DEPARTMENT'S WEBSITE, which shall include, but not be limited to, information detailing the total number of appeals received from determi- nations made based upon written and oral examinations, performance tests and ratings of training and experience, during the preceding twelve months, and the final disposition or dispositions of each appeal[.]; 7. PRESCRIBE RULES FOR THE ADVERTISEMENT OF EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES TO EFFECTUATE THE INTENT OF SECTION ONE HUNDRED FIFTY-NINE-C OF THIS CHAPTER; AND 8. Meet in Albany at least once in each calendar month, except the month of August, and hold such other meetings at such places within the state as the needs of the public service may require. A majority of the members of the commission shall constitute a quorum. § 2. The civil service law is amended by adding a new section 159-c to read as follows: § 159-C. ADVERTISING EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY PROVISION OF LAW TO THE CONTRARY, EVERY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY ADVER- TISED BY THE STATE, A PUBLIC AUTHORITY, OR A MUNICIPAL EMPLOYER SHALL INCLUDE THE SALARY RANGE AND STARTING SALARY FOR THE POSITION; PROVIDED, EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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