Govt Operations, Personnel, IT & Diversity - 2020

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2020 Members 

Samuel Gonzalez - Chair | Jason Richberg - Vice Chair

Susan A. Berland - Tom Donnelly - Leslie Kennedy - Kevin J. McCaffrey

All meetings are held on Wednesdays at 10:00 AM at the Suffolk County Legislature, William H. Rogers Building, 725 Veterans Memorial Highway, Smithtown, NY unless otherwise noted below.
2020 Meeting Dates
02/05/202002/26/2020
(Riverhead)
03/11/202004/22/202005/13/2020
06/03/202006/17/202007/15/202009/02/2020
(Riverhead)
09/30/2020
(Riverhead)
10/14/2020
(Wednesday @ 9:30 AM
Joint Capital and Operating Budget)
11/06/2020
(Friday)
11/18/2020
(Riverhead)
12/09/2020

Jurisdiction

This Committee shall have jurisdiction over the County Department of Human Resources, Personnel and Civil Service, retirement benefits, employee benefits, employee health and safety, fringe benefit plans, employee assistance program, employee education program, affirmative action programs, tuition reimbursement programs, employee suggestion programs, unemployment insurance, life insurance benefits, deferred compensation plans, and the approval of municipal collective bargaining agreements (except for Community College collective bargaining agreements), Management Salary Plan and other salary plans.

This Committee shall have jurisdiction over all matters and affairs pertaining to personnel decisions involving County employees; the payroll/personnel system; employee relations; employee disciplinary proceedings; salary and compensation; anti-sexual harassment provisions protecting employees; protections afforded by the County “Whistleblower” statute; reclassification of personnel, earmarking, and desk audit resolutions; work readiness and employment search training, and vocational training.

This committee shall also oversee Workfare programs.

This Committee shall also consider and vote on the anti-nepotism appointment resolutions.

This Committee shall review and consider any legislation to abolish, create, or transfer any County department, office or function.

This Committee shall have jurisdiction over the Department of Information Technology; telecommunications; mail and messenger services and systems; office machine repair; the central store room and control operations; telecommunication services; technological improvements; data processing systems and services; and office systems and services.

This Committee shall have jurisdiction over matters pertaining to the County Office for Women, the Office for People with Disabilities and the Office of Minority Affairs.  This Committee shall have jurisdiction over legislation pertaining to information, support and resources for incarcerated women; resources for professional women, and all budgetary matters affecting the funding of programs that directly impact women and minorities in Suffolk County.

This Committee shall have jurisdiction over the implementation of the federal Americans with Disabilities Act.

This Committee shall have jurisdiction over the Human Rights Commission.

This Committee shall also consider and vote on any appointment to a board, commission, department, agency, authority, task force, or comparable entity under the jurisdiction of this Committee.