senate Bill S8596B

2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to residency requirements for police officers in a city with a population of one million or more

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 11, 2020 print number 8596b
Aug 11, 2020 amend and recommit to rules
Jul 09, 2020 print number 8596a
Jul 09, 2020 amend and recommit to rules
Jun 17, 2020 referred to rules

S8596 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10910
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3 & 30, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A1951

S8596 - Summary

Relates to residency requirements for police officers in a city with a population of one million or more; provides that any person appointed as a paid member of the police force of such city shall become a resident of any political subdivision or municipal corporation within such city within one year of his or her appointment and shall continue to reside within any political subdivision or municipal corporation.

S8596 - Sponsor Memo

S8596 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8596
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 17, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the  public  officers  law,  in  relation  to  residency
   requirements  for  police  officers in a city with a population of one
   million or more
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Subdivision 2 of section 3 of the public officers law, as
 amended by chapter 1004 of the laws of  1966,  is  amended  to  read  as
 follows:
   2.  Neither  the provisions of this section or of any general, special
 or local law, charter, code, ordinance, resolution, rule or  regulation,
 requiring  a  person  to  be  a resident of the political subdivision or
 municipal corporation of the state for which he OR SHE shall  be  chosen
 or  within  which  his  official functions are required to be exercised,
 shall apply to the appointment ON OR BEFORE JANUARY FIRST, TWO  THOUSAND
 TWENTY-ONE  of a person as a member of the police force of any political
 subdivision or municipal corporation of the state if such person resides
 (a) in the county in  which  such  political  subdivision  or  municipal
 corporation  is  located; or (b) in a county within the state contiguous
 to the county in which such political subdivision  or  municipal  corpo-
 ration  is  located;  or  (c) in a county within the state contiguous to
 such political subdivision or municipal corporation; or (d) in a  county
 within  the  state  contiguous  to a county described in item (c) hereof
 where the former is less than fifteen miles from such political subdivi-
 sion or municipal corporation, measured from  their  respective  nearest
 boundary  lines;  or  (e)  in  a county within the state contiguous to a
 county described in item (d) hereof where the former is less than thirty
 miles from such political subdivision or municipal corporation, measured
 from their respective nearest boundary lines.
   § 2. Subdivision 19 of section 3 of the public officers law, as  added
 by chapter 509 of the laws of 1986, is amended to read as follows:
   19. Any person who resides in this state and who is currently employed
 as a member of the police force EMPLOYED ON OR BEFORE JANUARY FIRST, TWO
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

S8596A - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10910
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3 & 30, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A1951

S8596A - Summary

Relates to residency requirements for police officers in a city with a population of one million or more; provides that any person appointed as a paid member of the police force of such city shall become a resident of any political subdivision or municipal corporation within such city within one year of his or her appointment and shall continue to reside within any political subdivision or municipal corporation.

S8596A - Sponsor Memo

S8596A - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  8596--A
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 17, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  PARKER -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Rules  --  committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public  officers  law, in relation to residency
   requirements for police officers in a city with a  population  of  one
   million or more

   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 3 of the public officers  law,  as
 amended  by  chapter  1004  of  the  laws of 1966, is amended to read as
 follows:
   2. Neither the provisions of this section or of any  general,  special
 or  local law, charter, code, ordinance, resolution, rule or regulation,
 requiring a person to be a resident  of  the  political  subdivision  or
 municipal  corporation  of the state for which he OR SHE shall be chosen
 or within which his official functions are  required  to  be  exercised,
 shall  apply to the appointment ON OR BEFORE JANUARY FIRST, TWO THOUSAND
 TWENTY-ONE of a person as a member of the police force of any  political
 subdivision or municipal corporation of the state if such person resides
 (a)  in  the  county  in  which  such political subdivision or municipal
 corporation is located; or (b) in a county within the  state  contiguous
 to  the  county  in which such political subdivision or municipal corpo-
 ration is located; or (c) in a county within  the  state  contiguous  to
 such  political subdivision or municipal corporation; or (d) in a county
 within the state contiguous to a county described  in  item  (c)  hereof
 where the former is less than fifteen miles from such political subdivi-
 sion  or  municipal  corporation, measured from their respective nearest
 boundary lines; or (e) in a county within  the  state  contiguous  to  a
 county described in item (d) hereof where the former is less than thirty
 miles from such political subdivision or municipal corporation, measured
 from their respective nearest boundary lines.
   §  2. Subdivision 19 of section 3 of the public officers law, as added
 by chapter 509 of the laws of 1986, is amended to read as follows:
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets

Co-Sponsors

S8596B (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A10910
Current Committee:
Senate Rules
Law Section:
Public Officers Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§3 & 30, Pub Off L
Versions Introduced in 2021-2022 Legislative Session:
A1951

S8596B (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to residency requirements for police officers in a city with a population of one million or more; provides that any person appointed as a paid member of the police force of such city shall become a resident of any political subdivision or municipal corporation within such city within one year of his or her appointment and shall continue to reside within any political subdivision or municipal corporation.

S8596B (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S8596B (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  8596--B
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                               June 17, 2020
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sens.  PARKER, COMRIE -- read twice and ordered printed,
   and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules --  commit-
   tee  discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recom-
   mitted to  said  committee  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,
   ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  public  officers  law, in relation to residency
   requirements for police officers in a city with a  population  of  one
   million or more
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Subdivision 2 of section 3 of the public officers  law,  as
 amended  by  chapter  1004  of  the  laws of 1966, is amended to read as
 follows:
   2. [Neither] IN A CITY  WITH  A  POPULATION  LESS  THAN  ONE  MILLION,
 NEITHER  the  provisions  of  this section or of any general, special or
 local law, charter, code, ordinance,  resolution,  rule  or  regulation,
 requiring  a  person  to  be  a resident of the political subdivision or
 municipal corporation of the state for which he OR SHE shall  be  chosen
 or  within  which  his  official functions are required to be exercised,
 shall apply to the appointment of a person as a  member  of  the  police
 force of any political subdivision or municipal corporation of the state
 if  such person resides (a) in the county in which such political subdi-
 vision or municipal corporation is located; or (b) in  a  county  within
 the  state  contiguous to the county in which such political subdivision
 or municipal corporation is located; or (c) in a county within the state
 contiguous to such political subdivision or  municipal  corporation;  or
 (d)  in  a  county  within the state contiguous to a county described in
 item (c) hereof where the former is less than fifteen  miles  from  such
 political  subdivision  or  municipal  corporation,  measured from their
 respective nearest boundary lines; or (e) in a county within  the  state
 contiguous  to a county described in item (d) hereof where the former is
 less than thirty miles from  such  political  subdivision  or  municipal
 corporation, measured from their respective nearest boundary lines.
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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