Relates to residency requirements for paid firefighters in the city of Utica.
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STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 7556 2013-2014 Regular Sessions IN ASSEMBLY May 23, 2013 ___________Introduced by M. of A. BRINDISI -- read once and referred to the Commit- tee on Governmental Operations AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to residency requirements for paid firefighters in the city of Utica THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 3 of the public officers law is amended by adding a new subdivision 60 to read as follows: 60. IN THE CITY OF UTICA IN THE COUNTY OF ONEIDA, NEITHER THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION, NOR 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 CORPO- RATION OF THE STATE FOR WHICH HE SHALL BE CHOSEN OR WITHIN WHICH HIS OFFICIAL FUNCTIONS ARE REQUIRED TO BE EXERCISED, SHALL APPLY TO THE APPOINTMENT OF A PAID MEMBER OF THE UNIFORMED FORCE OF A PAID FIRE DEPARTMENT, WHO, FOR PURPOSES OF THIS SECTION SHALL INCLUDE PERSONS EMPLOYED AS FIRE ALARM DISPATCHERS, IF SUCH PERSON RESIDES: (A) IN ONEI- DA COUNTY; OR (B) IN A COUNTY WITHIN THE STATE CONTIGUOUS TO ONEIDA COUNTY. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted. LBD11100-01-3