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Page 675 - ... that honorably discharged soldiers and sailors from the army and navy of the United States in the late civil war, who are citizens and residents of this State, shall be entitled to preference in appointment and promotion, without regard to their standing on any list from which such appointment or promotion may be made. Laws shall be made to provide for the enforcement of this section.
Page 499 - ... the repeal of a law, or any part of it, specified in such schedule, shall not affect or impair any act done...
Page 663 - ... to the habitual use of intoxicating beverages to excess; or who has been guilty of a crime; or of infamous or notoriously disgraceful conduct...
Page 407 - All city, town and village officers, whose election or appointment Is not provided for by this Constitution, shall be elected by the electors of such cities, towns and villages, or of some division thereof, or appointed by such authorities thereof, as the Legislature »hall designate for that purpose.
Page 465 - When the duration of any office, is not provided by this Constitution, it may be declared by law, and if not so declared, such office shall be held, during the pleasure of the authority making the appointment.
Page 403 - Appointments and promotions in the civil service of the State, and of all the civil divisions thereof, including cities and villages, shall be made according to merit and fitness to be ascertained, so far as practicable, by examinations, which, so far as practicable, shall be competitive...
Page 672 - And every person found guilty of such bribery or an attempt to commit the same, as aforesaid, shall, upon conviction thereof, be liable to be punished by a fine of not less than one hundred dollars nor more than three thousand dollars, or to be imprisoned not less than ten days nor more than two years, or to both said fine and said imprisonment in the discretion of the court. The phrase "public officer...
Page 224 - Albany designated and appointed by the mayor, each of whom shall be known as a municipal civil service commissioner of the city of Albany, and not more than two of whom shall belong to the same political party.
Page 241 - Sixth, that no person in said service has any right to use his official authority or influence to coerce the political action of any person or body.
Page 715 - ... service, if any; (7) his business or employment for the last preceding five years; (8) his education; (9) if in the army or navy of the United States in the late civil war and honorably discharged therefrom...

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