assembly Bill A8508

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to the appointment and reporting duties of the superintendent of the state police and to the appointment of employees of the state police

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Jan 05, 2022 referred to governmental operations
Dec 13, 2021 referred to governmental operations

A8508 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1332
Law Section:
Executive Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §§210 & 211, add §210-a, Exec L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2009-2010: S7104
2011-2012: S400
2013-2014: S3437
2015-2016: S2676
2017-2018: S5019
2019-2020: S3938

A8508 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the appointment and reporting duties of the superintendent of the state police and to the appointment of employees of the state police; requires the approval of certain duties of the state police by the superintendent of the state police.

A8508 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   8508
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                           I N  A S S E M B L Y
 
                             December 13, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by M. of A. DINOWITZ -- read once and referred to the Commit-
   tee on Governmental Operations
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend the executive law, in relation to the appointment and
   reporting duties of  the  superintendent  of  the  state  police,  the
   appointment  of  employees  of  the  state  police and the approval of
   certain duties of the state police
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Section 210 of the executive law, as amended by chapter 169
 of the laws of 1994, is amended to read as follows:
   § 210. Division  of  state police. (A) The division of state police in
 the executive department shall be known as the "New York State Police."
   (B) (1) The head of the New York state police shall be the superinten-
 dent of state police who shall be appointed by the governor by and  with
 the  advice and consent of the senate, and hold office during his or her
 pleasure. The superintendent shall be a  member  of  the  state  police,
 shall  receive  as  salary  such  sum as may be appropriated by law, and
 shall accrue such leave credits and be eligible for the same  retirement
 benefits,  service credits and other benefits as any other member of the
 state police. THE SUPERINTENDENT OF STATE POLICE SHALL HAVE  CONTROL  OF
 ALL  STAFFING DECISIONS, RESOURCE ALLOCATION AND UNIT ASSIGNMENTS WITHIN
 THE STATE POLICE. If, prior to appointment, the superintendent served as
 a member of the state police, he or  she,  upon  appointment,  shall  be
 entitled  to continue to accrue and receive such credits and benefits as
 he or she would have been  entitled  to  accrue  and  receive  prior  to
 appointment.
   (2) If, prior to his or her appointment, the superintendent shall have
 served  as  a  member  of  the State Police for a period of ten years or
 more, he or she shall, provided he or she is not  eligible  for  retire-
 ment,  upon  termination  of  service as superintendent, be reappointed,
 without examination, as a member of the state police in the  grade  held
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD05755-05-1