Bill S2159-2011

Authorizes the reinstatement of Eric M. Jukes as an employee of the department of civil service and authorizing the village of Nassau to hire Officer Jukes in its po

Authorizes the reinstatement of Eric M. Jukes as an employee of the department of civil service and authorizing the village of Nassau to hire Officer Jukes in its police department.

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  • Jan 4, 2012: REFERRED TO CIVIL SERVICE AND PENSIONS
  • Jan 18, 2011: REFERRED TO CIVIL SERVICE AND PENSIONS

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BILL NUMBER:S2159

TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend chapter 442 of the laws of 2008, relating to authorizing the reinstatement of Eric M. Jukes as an employee of the department of civil service and authorizing the village of Nassau to hire Officer Jukes to fill a full-time competitive position with the village of Nassau police department, in relation to making technical corrections thereto

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Amends chapter 442 of the laws of 2008 by striking that portion that reinstated Officer Jukes as a civil service employee eligible for permanent appointment in the competitive class of the civil service, and renumbering the sections accordingly.

Section 2. Effective date immediately.

JUSTIFICATION: Chapter 442 of the laws of 2008 allows Eric Jukes, age 37, and currently a part-time police officer for the village of Nassau, to be appointed in the competitive class of civil service and to be hired as a full-time police officer in the village, notwithstanding the 35 year old limitation set forth in section 58 of the Civil Service Law. This bill amends the chapter by removing the portion thereof that made Jukes generally eligible for permanent appointment in the competitive class of the civil service, and limits his permanent full-time hiring to a position in the village.

PRIOR LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: Amends chapter 442 of the laws of 2008.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None.

EFFECTIVE DATE: Immediately.


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STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 2159 2011-2012 Regular Sessions IN SENATE January 18, 2011 ___________
Introduced by Sen. McDONALD -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions AN ACT to amend chapter 442 of the laws of 2008, relating to authorizing the reinstatement of Eric M. Jukes as an employee of the department of civil service and authorizing the village of Nassau to hire Officer Jukes to fill a full-time competitive position with the village of Nassau police department, in relation to making technical corrections thereto THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Chapter 442 of the laws of 2008, relating to authorizing the reinstatement of Eric M. Jukes as an employee of the department of civil service and authorizing the village of Nassau to hire Officer Jukes to fill a full-time competitive position with the village of Nassau police department, is amended to read as follows: Section 1. [Notwithstanding section 58 of the civil service law, the legislature hereby authorizes and directs the reinstatement of Officer Eric M. Jukes to the department of civil service as an employee thereof, regardless of Officer Jukes' failure to maintain continual full-time service as a police officer, and hereby declares Officer Jukes eligible for permanent appointment in the competitive class of the civil service. S 2.] Notwithstanding section 58 of the civil service law or any other law to the contrary, the village of Nassau, in the county of Rensselaer, is hereby authorized and directed upon the approval of the village board of trustees and the police chief of the village of Nassau to appoint Eric M. Jukes, a former full-time police officer with the police depart- ment of the village of East Greenbush and currently a part-time police officer with the police department of the village of Nassau, to a full- time competitive position as a police officer with the police department of such village. S [3] 2. This act shall take effect immediately. S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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