Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Appointments Pursuant to Sections 55-b and 55-c of the Civil Service Law


Appointments Pursuant to Sections 55-b and 55-c of the Civil Service Law
Source: NYS Department of Civil Service, Division of Staffing Services

NYS Department of Civil Service, Division of Staffing Services has published Policy Bulletin 17-01, Program Guidelines and Procedures for Appointments Pursuant to Sections 55-b and 55-c of the Civil Service Law.

These guidelines were adopted by the New York State Civil Service Commission at its meeting of February 2017 to clarify the policies and procedures to ensure the greatest employment opportunities for those persons with disabilities and Veterans with disabilities whose disabilities have placed them at a disadvantage in obtaining entry into the workforce.
 
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A PDF version of Policy Bulletin 17-01 is available on the Internet at:


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