Bill Text: NY A08348 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Relates to the age requirements applicable to certain appointments or promotions of public employees who have been absent on military duty.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-06-20 - substituted by s6483 [A08348 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A08348-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK


                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                   IN ASSEMBLY

                                      June 15, 2019

        Introduced  by M. of A. ORTIZ -- read once and referred to the Committee
          on Governmental Employees

        AN ACT to amend the military law, in relation to age requirements appli-
          cable to appointments or promotions of public employees who have  been
          absent on military duty

          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:

     1    Section 1. Subdivision 10-a of section 243 of  the  military  law,  as
     2  amended  by  chapter  278  of  the  laws  of 1994, is amended to read as
     3  follows:
     4    10-a. Age requirements. If maximum age requirements are established by
     5  law, or rule or by action of a civil commission for examination for,  or
     6  for appointment or promotion to, any position in the public service, the
     7  period  of  military duty as hereinbefore defined, the period of service
     8  after June twenty-seventh, nineteen hundred fifty,  voluntarily  entered
     9  upon between January first, nineteen hundred forty-seven, and June twen-
    10  ty-seventh,  nineteen  hundred  fifty,  if  such service otherwise falls
    11  within the definition of military duty, and the period of terminal leave
    12  granted by the military authorities of a candidate or eligible shall not
    13  be included in computing the age of such candidate or eligible  for  the
    14  purposes  of  such  examination  or  appointment or promotion; provided,
    15  however, that neither shall the total time deducted hereunder in comput-
    16  ing the age of a candidate or eligible exceed [six] seven years.
    17    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.