§ 200 Statement of Policy
§ 201 Definitions
§ 202 Right of Organization
§ 203 Right of Representation
§ 204 Recognition and Certification of Employee Organizations
§ 204-A Agreements Between Public Employers and Employee Organizations
§ 205 Public Employment Relations Board
§ 206 Procedures for Determination of Representation Status of Local Employees
§ 207 Determination of Representation Status
§ 208 Rights Accompanying Certification or Recognition
§ 209 Resolution of Disputes in the Course of Collective Negotiations
§ 209-A Improper Employer Practices; Improper Employee Organization Practices; Application
§ 210 Prohibition of Strikes
§ 211 Application for Injunctive Relief
§ 212 Local Government Procedures
§ 213 Judicial Review and Enforcement
§ 214 Management and Confidential Employees; Membership and Office in Employee Organizations

Terms Used In New York Laws > Civil Service > Article 14

  • agency shop fee deduction: means the obligation or practice of a government to deduct from the salary of a public employee who is not a member of the certified or recognized employee organization which represents such employee for the purpose of collective negotiations conducted pursuant to this article, an amount equivalent to the amount of dues payable by a member. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-218.2
  • Agent: means a person granted authority to act as attorney-in-fact for the principal under a power of attorney, and includes the original agent and any co-agent or successor agent. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-219.2
  • agreement: means the result of the exchange of mutual promises between the chief executive officer of a public employer and an employee organization which becomes a binding contract, for the period set forth therein, except as to any provisions therein which require approval by a legislative body, and as to those provisions, shall become binding when the appropriate legislative body gives its approval. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-218.2
  • board: means the public employment relations board created by section two hundred five of this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-218.2
  • Capacity: means ability to comprehend the nature and consequences of the act of executing and granting, revoking, amending or modifying a power of attorney, any provision in a power of attorney, or the authority of any person to act as agent under a power of attorney. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-219.2
  • chief legal officer: means (a) in the case of the state of New York or a state public authority, the attorney general of the state of New York, (b) in the case of a county, city, town, village or school district, the county attorney, corporation counsel, town attorney, village attorney or school district attorney, as the case may be, and (c) in the case of any such government not having its own attorney, or any other government or public employer, the corporation counsel of the city in which such government or public employer has its principal office, and if such principal office is not located in a city, the county attorney of the county in which such government or public employer has its principal office. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-218.2
  • employee organization: means an organization of any kind having as its primary purpose the improvement of terms and conditions of employment of public employees, except that such term shall not include an organization (a) membership in which is prohibited by section one hundred five of this chapter, (b) which discriminates with regard to the terms or conditions of membership because of race, color, creed or national origin, or (c) which, in the case of public employees who hold positions by appointment or employment in the service of the board and who are excluded from the application of this article by rules and regulations of the board, admits to membership or is affiliated directly or indirectly with an organization which admits to membership persons not in the service of the board, for purposes of any provision of this article other than sections two hundred ten and two hundred eleven of this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-218.2
  • Financial institution: means a financial entity, including, but not limited to: a bank, trust company, national bank, savings bank, federal mutual savings bank, savings and loan association, federal savings and loan association, federal mutual savings and loan association, credit union, federal credit union, branch of a foreign banking corporation, public pension fund, retirement system, securities broker, securities dealer, securities firm, and insurance company. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-219.2
  • Incapacitated: means to be without capacity. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-219.2
  • membership dues deduction: means the obligation or practice of a government to deduct from the salary of a public employee with his consent an amount for the payment of his membership dues in an employee organization. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-218.2
  • Non-statutory power of attorney: means a power of attorney that is not a statutory short form power of attorney. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-219.2
  • Person: means an individual, whether acting for himself or herself, or as a fiduciary or as an official of any legal, governmental or commercial entity (including, but not limited to, any such entity identified in this subdivision), corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, limited liability company, association, joint venture, government, governmental subdivision, government agency, government entity, government instrumentality, public corporation, or any other legal or commercial entity. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-219.2
  • Power of attorney: means a written document, other than a document referred to in section 5-1501C of this title, by which a principal with capacity designates an agent to act on his or her behalf. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-219.2
  • Principal: means an individual who is eighteen years of age or older, acting for himself or herself and not as a fiduciary or as an official of any legal, governmental or commercial entity, who executes a power of attorney. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-219.2
  • public employee: means any person holding a position by appointment or employment in the service of a public employer, except that such term shall not include for the purposes of any provision of this article other than sections two hundred ten and two hundred eleven of this article, judges and justices of the unified court system, persons holding positions by appointment or employment in the organized militia of the state and persons who may reasonably be designated from time to time as managerial or confidential upon application of the public employer to the appropriate board in accordance with procedures established pursuant to section two hundred five or two hundred twelve of this article, which procedures shall provide that any such designations made during a period of unchallenged representation pursuant to subdivision two of section two hundred eight of this chapter shall only become effective upon the termination of such period of unchallenged representation. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-218.2
  • public employer: means (i) the state of New York, (ii) a county, city, town, village or any other political subdivision or civil division of the state, (iii) a school district or any governmental entity operating a public school, college or university, (iv) a public improvement or special district, (v) a public authority, commission, or public benefit corporation, (vi) any other public corporation, agency or instrumentality or unit of government which exercises governmental powers under the laws of the state, or (vii) in the case of a county sheriff's office in those counties where

    the office of sheriff is an elected position, both the county and the sheriff, shall be designated as a joint public employer for all purposes of this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-218.2

  • SGR: means a document by which the principal may supplement a statutory short form power of attorney to authorize certain gift transactions, other than those permitted by subdivision fourteen of section 5-1502I of this title. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-219.2
  • Sign: means to place any memorandum, mark or sign, written, printed, stamped, photographed, engraved or otherwise upon an instrument or writing, or to use an electronic signature as that term is defined in subdivision three of section three hundred two of the state technology law, with the intent to execute the instrument, writing or electronic record. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-219.2
  • state public authority: means a public benefit corporation or public corporation, a majority of the members of which are (i) appointed by the governor or by another state officer or body, (ii) designated as members by virtue of their state office, or (iii) appointed or designated by any combination of the foregoing. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-218.2
  • Statutory short form power of attorney: means a power of attorney that meets the requirements of paragraphs (a), (b) and (c) of subdivision one of section 5-1501B of this title, and that contains the exact wording of the form set forth in section 5-1513 of this title. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-219.2
  • strike: means any strike or other concerted stoppage of work or slowdown by public employees. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-218.2
  • terms and conditions of employment: means salaries, wages, hours and other terms and conditions of employment provided, however, that such term shall not include any benefits provided by or to be provided by a public retirement system, or payments to a fund or insurer to provide an income for retirees, or payment to retirees or their beneficiaries. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-218.2
  • Third party: means a financial institution or person other than a principal or an agent. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 28-219.2