The Discipline Book is a handbook for administrators, union officials and attorneys involved in disciplinary actions taken against public officers and employees employed by New York State and its political subdivisions under the State's Civil Service Law, the Education Law and disciplinary grievance procedures negotiated pursuant to the Taylor Law.
It covers such diverse topics as due process, employee discipline, Education Law 3020-a hearings, Civil Service Section 75 hearings, the appellate process, First Amendment issues, defamation, evidence, drug testing, provisional and probationary appointments as well as the Taylor Law, using summaries of leading court decisions to illustrate key points.
The Discipline Book is also a valuable resource for those involved in disciplinary actions taken against public officers and employees serving in other States.
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About the Author
Eric D. Randall is the Editor in Chief of ONBOARD, the New York State School Board Association's newspaper. He has a bachelor's degree from Cornell University and an MBA from the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business.
Table of Contents
SECTION 1 - INTRODUCTION
SECTION 2 - DUE PROCESS RIGHTS OF EMPLOYEES
SECTION 3 - CONDUCTING AN INVESTIGATION
SECTION 4 - EVIDENCE
SECTION 5 - NEGOTIATED DISCIPLINARY PROCEDURES
SECTION 6 - FILING CHARGES PURSUANT TO §75
SECTION 7 - FILING CHARGES PURSUANT TO §3020-A
SECTION 8 - SUSPENDING EMPLOYEES PENDING A HEARING
SECTION 9 - PENDING CRIMINAL ACTIONS
SECTION 10 - PREPARING FOR A
SECTION 11 - PROPOSING A PENALTY
SECTION 12 - APPEALS
SECTION 13 - NON-DISCIPLINARY TERMINATIONS
SECTION 14 - TERMINATIONS WITHOUT A HEARING
SECTION 15 - REDRESS AND REMEDIES
SECTION 16 - DRUGS, DRUG TESTING AND DISCIPLINE
SECTION 17 - SOME SPECIAL PROVISIONS OF LAW
SECTION 18 - PROVISIONAL AND PROBATIONARY EMPLOYEES
SECTION 19 - SELECTED CASE REFERENCES
SECTION 20 - AMENDMENTS TO §3020-A THE EDUCATION LAW
SECTION 21 - SELECTED COURT DECISIONS
SECTION 22 - EFFORTS TO REMOVE A MEMBER OF A SCHOOL BOARD FROM OFFICE
ABOUT THE AUTHORS