assembly Bill A9620

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Establishes a task force on veteran employment opportunities; and provides for the repeal of such provisions

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Feb 26, 2020 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 28, 2020 referred to veterans' affairs

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A9620 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S3064
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Add §352-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2015-2016: S7127
2017-2018: S936

A9620 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Establishes a task force on veteran employment opportunities, including membership requirements and powers and duties of the task force; and provides for the repeal of such provisions.

A9620 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  9620

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 28, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A.  DenDEKKER  --  read once and referred to the
  Committee on Veterans' Affairs

AN ACT to amend the executive law, in relation to  establishing  a  task
  force  on  veteran  employment  opportunities;  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. The executive law is amended by adding a new section 352-a
to read as follows:
  § 352-A. VETERANS EMPLOYMENT TASK FORCE. 1.  THERE  SHALL  BE  IN  THE
DIVISION  A  TASK FORCE ON VETERANS EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES WHICH SHALL
CONSIST OF THE FOLLOWING ELEVEN MEMBERS: THE STATE DIRECTOR OF VETERANS'
SERVICES OR HIS OR HER DESIGNEE, WHO SHALL SERVE AS  THE  CHAIR  OF  THE
TASK  FORCE;  THE COMMISSIONER OF THE OFFICE OF GENERAL SERVICES, OR HIS
OR HER DESIGNEE; THE PRESIDENT OF THE STATE CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION, OR
HIS OR HER DESIGNEE; THE COMMISSIONER OF LABOR, OR HIS OR HER  DESIGNEE;
THE  ADJUTANT GENERAL FOR THE STATE OF NEW YORK, OR HIS OR HER DESIGNEE;
TWO MEMBERS APPOINTED BY THE TEMPORARY PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE,  ONE  OF
WHOM  SHALL  BE  A  REPRESENTATIVE  FROM THE PRIVATE SECTOR; TWO MEMBERS
APPOINTED BY THE SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY, ONE OF WHOM SHALL BE A  REPRE-
SENTATIVE  FROM THE PRIVATE SECTOR; ONE MEMBER APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY
LEADER OF THE SENATE; AND ONE MEMBER APPOINTED BY THE MINORITY LEADER OF
THE ASSEMBLY.
  2. NO MEMBER OF THE TASK FORCE SHALL BE DISQUALIFIED FROM HOLDING  ANY
PUBLIC OFFICE OR EMPLOYMENT, NOR SHALL HE OR SHE FORFEIT ANY SUCH OFFICE
OF  EMPLOYMENT  BY  VIRTUE  OF  HIS  OR HER APPOINTMENT PURSUANT TO THIS
SECTION.
  3. MEMBERS OF THE TASK FORCE SHALL RECEIVE NO COMPENSATION  FOR  THEIR
SERVICES,  BUT  SHALL  BE  ALLOWED  THEIR  ACTUAL AND NECESSARY EXPENSES
INCURRED IN THE PERFORMANCE OF THEIR FUNCTIONS PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION.
  4. ON AN ANNUAL BASIS, THE TASK FORCE SHALL HOLD AT LEAST  TWO  PUBLIC
HEARINGS.  TO  THE  EXTENT  PRACTICABLE,  SUCH HEARINGS SHALL BE HELD IN
DIFFERENT REGIONS OF THE STATE. DURING THE  PUBLIC  HEARINGS,  THE  TASK
FORCE  SHALL  HEAR THE TESTIMONY OF VOLUNTARY WITNESSES, AND MAY REQUEST

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