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Additional leave for employees absent on military duty

STATE OF NEW YORK
        ________________________________________________________________________
7104
2005-2006 Regular Sessions
IN ASSEMBLY
 
April 6, 2005
___________
Introduced  by M. of A. TOWNS, LATIMER, SEDDIO, COLTON, CUSICK, PERRY --
Multi-Sponsored  by  --  M.  of  A.  CHRISTENSEN,  R. DIAZ,  DiNAPOLI,
FARRELL, GALEF, GORDON, JOHN, MAGEE, McENENY, PHEFFER, ROBINSON, SWEE-
NEY  --  read once and referred to the Committee on Governmental Oper-
ations
AN ACT to amend the military law, in relation to authorizing  additional
paid leave for public employees who are 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 5 of  section  242  of  the  military  law,  as
2    amended  by  chapter  161  of  the  laws  of 1984, is amended to read as
3    follows:
4      5. Pay for military duty. Every public officer or  employee  shall  be
5    paid his salary or other compensation as such public officer or employee
6    for  any  and all periods of absence while engaged in the performance of
7    ordered military duty, and while going to and returning from such  duty,
8    not  exceeding  a total of [thirty] sixty days or [twenty-two] fifty-two
9    working days, whichever is greater, in any one  calendar  year  and  not
10    exceeding  [thirty]  sixty  days or [twenty-two] fifty-two working days,
11    whichever is greater, in any one continuous period of such absence.
12      § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.
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