senate Bill S7170

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to computing the age for public employees who have been absent on military duty to be eligible for a promotion

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Current Bill Status - Passed Senate


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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 22, 2020 referred to governmental employees
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jan 13, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.94
Jan 10, 2020 referred to rules

S7170 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8972
Law Section:
Military Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §243, Mil L (as proposed in S.6483 & A.8348)

S7170 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Changes a requirement for computing the age for public employees who have been absent on military duty to be eligible for a promotion.

S7170 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S7170 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  7170

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 10, 2020
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  BROOKS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the military law, in relation to age requirements appli-
  cable to appointments or promotions of public employees who have  been
  absent on military duty

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

  Section 1. Subdivision 10-a of section 243 of  the  military  law,  as
separately  amended  by chapter 484 of the laws of 2019 and a chapter of
the laws of 2019, amending the military law relating to age requirements
applicable to appointments or promotions of public  employees  who  have
been  absent  on military duty, as proposed in legislative bills numbers
S. 6483 and A. 8348, is amended to read as follows:
  10-a. Age requirements. If maximum age requirements are established by
law, or rule or by action of a civil commission for examination for,  or
for appointment or promotion to, any position in the public service, the
period  of  military duty as hereinbefore defined, the period of service
after June twenty-seventh, nineteen hundred fifty,  voluntarily  entered
upon between January first, nineteen hundred forty-seven, and June twen-
ty-seventh,  nineteen  hundred  fifty,  if  such service otherwise falls
within the definition of military duty, and the period of terminal leave
granted by the military authorities of a candidate or eligible shall not
be included in computing the age of such candidate or eligible  for  the
purposes  of  such  examination  or  appointment or promotion; provided,
however, that neither shall the total time deducted hereunder in comput-
ing the age of a candidate or eligible exceed seven years[, except that]
FOR ANY POSITION INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, in cities with  a  popu-
lation of one million or more[, the total time deducted shall not exceed
seven years].
  §  2.  This  act  shall  take  effect on the same date and in the same
manner as a chapter of the laws of 2019, amending the  military  law  in
relation to age requirements applicable to appointments or promotions of
public  employees  who have been absent on military duty, as proposed in
legislative bills numbers S. 6483 and A. 8348, takes effect.

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

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