Bill S6802-2013

Relating to the eligibility of Ronald Stroh to take the competitive civil service examination to be placed on the eligibility list for appointment as a full-time police officer

Relates to the eligibility of Ronald Stroh to take the competitive civil service examination to be placed, contingent on his scores, on the eligibility list for appointment as a full-time police officer for the town of New Paltz, in the county of Ulster.

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  • Jun 12, 2014: SUBSTITUTED BY A9099
  • May 21, 2014: ADVANCED TO THIRD READING
  • May 20, 2014: 2ND REPORT CAL.
  • May 19, 2014: 1ST REPORT CAL.791
  • Mar 12, 2014: REFERRED TO CIVIL SERVICE AND PENSIONS

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VOTE: COMMITTEE VOTE: - Civil Service and Pensions - May 19, 2014
Ayes (8): Golden, Lanza, Martins, Ritchie, Savino, Sanders, Addabbo, Dilan
Ayes W/R (3): Hannon, Maziarz, Perkins

Memo

BILL NUMBER:S6802

TITLE OF BILL: An act relating to the eligibility of Ronald Stroh to take the competitive civil service examination for the position of police officer in the town of New Paltz, in the county of Ulster and to be placed on the eligibility list for appointment as a full-time police officer

PURPOSE: To allow Ronald Stroh to take the civil service exam to become a full-time police officer in the Town of New Paltz.

SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS:

Section 1: Provides that notwithstanding the provisions of section 58 of the Civil Service Law or any other provision of law to the contrary, Ronald Stroh shall be eligible to take the competitive civil service examination for the position of police officer and shall, contingent on passing, be eligible to be listed for appointment as a full-time police officer for the Town of New Paltz.

Section 2: Provides that Ronald Stroh shall otherwise be subject to the merit and fitness provisions of the civil service law applicable to full-time police officers.

Section 3: Effective date.

JUSTIFICATION: New York law prohibits an individual over the age of 35 from taking the exam to become a full-time police officer. Ronald Stroh is a part-time police officer with the Town of New Paltz, in good standing and physically capable of performing the job duties of a full-time officer. This legislation was introduced at the request of the Town of New Paltz in order to let Ronald Stroh to take the civil service exam to become a full-time police officer.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY: New Bill.

FISCAL IMPLICATIONS: None to the state.

EFFECTIVE DATE: This act shall take effect immediately.


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STATE OF NEW YORK ________________________________________________________________________ 6802 IN SENATE March 12, 2014 ___________
Introduced by Sen. BONACIC -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Civil Service and Pensions AN ACT relating to the eligibility of Ronald Stroh to take the compet- itive civil service examination for the position of police officer in the town of New Paltz, in the county of Ulster and to be placed on the eligibility list for appointment as a full-time police officer THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of section 58 of the civil service law or any other provision of law to the contrary, Ronald Stroh, who has been continuously employed by the town of New Paltz, in the county of Ulster, as a part-time police officer, shall be eligible to take the competitive civil service examination for the position of police officer and shall, contingent upon his scores on such examina- tion, be eligible to be placed on the eligibility list for appointment as a full-time police officer for the town of New Paltz. S 2. Ronald Stroh shall otherwise be subject to the merit and fitness provisions of the civil service law applicable to full-time police offi- cers. S 3. This act shall take effect immediately.

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