Bill Text: NY S04987 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: Relates to the residency of an appointment of person as an assistant district attorney by a district attorney.

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill

Status: (Introduced) 2019-04-03 - REFERRED TO INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS [S04987 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-S04987-Introduced.html


                STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
                                          4987
                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                      April 3, 2019
                                       ___________
        Introduced  by Sen. GALLIVAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern-
          ment Operations
        AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to the  appointment
          of a person as an assistant district attorney by a district attorney
          The  People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 3 of the public officers law is amended by adding a
     2  new subdivision 2-e to read as follows:
     3    2-e. Neither the provisions of this section, nor  of  any  general  or
     4  local  law,  charter,  code,  ordinance, resolution, rule or regulation,
     5  requiring a person to be a resident  of  the  political  subdivision  or
     6  municipal  corporation  of the state for which he or she shall be chosen
     7  or within which his or her official functions are required to  be  exer-
     8  cised,  shall  apply  to  the  appointment  of  a person as an assistant
     9  district attorney by a district attorney.
    10    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                   LBD10957-01-9
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