Selected Reports issued by the Office of the State Comptroller during the week ending January 30, 2016
82 School Districts in Fiscal Stress
Municipal audits released
Clifton Park Water Authority – Water charges
Nominations sought for the Empire Star Public Service Award
This award recognizes exemplary employees of New York State serving in the Executive Branch.
Nominations must be submitted no later than December 15, 2017 and may be completed online.
For more information about the Empire Star Public Service Award, visit www.ny.gov/EmpireStarPublicService.
Handbooks focusing on State and Municipal Public Personnel Law continue to be available for purchase via the links provided below:
The Discipline Book at http://thedisciplinebook.blogspot.com/
Challenging Adverse Personnel Decisions at http://nypplarchives.blogspot.com
The Disability Benefits E-book: at http://section207.blogspot.com/
Layoff, Preferred Lists at http://nylayoff.blogspot.com/
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The Discipline Book - A concise guide to disciplinary actions involving public officers and employees in New York State set out as an e-book. For more information click on http://booklocker.com/books/5215.html
A Reasonable Disciplinary Penalty Under the Circumstances - The text of this publication focuses on determining an appropriate disciplinary penalty to be imposed on an employee in the public service in instances where the employee has been found guilty of misconduct or incompetence. Now available in two formats - as a large, paperback print edition, and as an e-book. For more information click on http://booklocker.com/7401.html
Disability Benefits for fire, police and other public sector personnel - an e-book focusing on retirement for disability under the NYS Employees' Retirement System, the NYS Teachers' Retirement System, General Municipal Law Sections 207-a/207-c and similar statutes providing benefits to employees injured both "on-the-job" and "off-the-job." For more information click on http://booklocker.com/books/3916.html
The Layoff, Preferred List and Reinstatement Manual -This e-book reviews the relevant laws, rules and regulations, and selected court and administrative decisions. For more information click on http://booklocker.com/books/5216.html
Challenging Adverse Personnel Decisions - A 766-page E-book focusing on appealing penalties imposed following disciplinary action, adverse performance ratings, probationary terminations and the denial of unemployment insurance benefits initiated by officers and employees of New York State as an employer and its political subdivisions. For more information click on
The American Planning Association [APA] publishes Zoning Practice, a monthly newsletter devoted entirely to land-use regulations, planning, and zoning. Click on https://www.planning.org/zoningpractice/, for more information.
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PERB to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Public Employees’ Fair Employment Act.
A 50th Anniversary Conference will be held May 10-11, 2018 at the Desmond Hotel and Conference Center in Albany, New York.
Email Ms. Kimberly Sanderl at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information concerning the Conference.
Additional information on the Taylor Law, and the Public Employment Relations Board, is posted on the PERB website at http://www.perb.ny.gov.
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