Bill Text: NY A07825 | 2019-2020 | General Assembly | Introduced

Bill Title: Relates to the residency of correction officers employed by the county of Nassau.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2019-06-18 - substituted by s5766 [A07825 Detail]

Download: New_York-2019-A07825-Introduced.html

                STATE OF NEW YORK


                               2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                   IN ASSEMBLY

                                      May 23, 2019

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

        AN ACT to amend the public officers law, in relation to the residency of
          correction officers employed by the county of Nassau

          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 68 to read as follows:
     3    68. In the county of Nassau, the provisions of this section, or of any
     4  general, special or local law,  charter,  code,  ordinance,  resolution,
     5  rule or regulation, requiring a person to be a resident of the political
     6  subdivision  or municipal corporation of the state for which such person
     7  shall be chosen or within which such  person's  official  functions  are
     8  required  to  be  exercised, shall not prevent a person from holding the
     9  office of correction officer in Nassau county, provided,  however,  that
    10  such  person  performing  the duties and functions of correction officer
    11  resides in Nassau county or any adjoining county within New  York  state
    12  unless otherwise provided by an act of the state legislature.
    13    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

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