Westchester County
New York

Resolution
RES-2012-50

I.C.5 Waiver-County Standards Conduct Law-Norman

Information

Department:Board of LegislatorsSponsors:D16 Legislator Kenneth W. Jenkins
Category:Resolution

Body

A Resolution approving a Waiver of Section 883.21(h)(2) of the Westchester County Code of Ethics to permit Kerron D. Norman to accept an offer of employment with ANDRUS.

Meeting History

May 21, 2012 7:00 PM Video Board of Legislators Regular Meeting

On motion of Mr. Harckham the above item was received, filed and referred to the Committee on Appointments.

RESULT:REFERRED TO COMMITTEE
Jun 18, 2012 3:30 PM Video Appointments Committee Meeting

Chair Shimsky read into the record section 883.21 H 2 Of the Westchester County Ethics Law that pertains to this waiver request.

Sec. 883.21. Standards of conduct.

[L.L. No. 3-1988, ยง 1; amended by L.L. No. 3-1989]

The officers or employees of the County of Westchester shall be subject to and abide by the following standards of conduct:

(h) Future employment.

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2. No paid reporting officer or employee shall accept present or future employment, within one year following termination of county service, with any person, firm or corporation which furnished goods or services to the county during such person's service to the county unless such potential employment is disclosed to the Board of Legislators before being accepted by the officer or employee and is approved prospectively by such board.

The Committee discussed the waiver request and noted there will be no conflicting relationship for a year and this was not a policy exception.

A motion was made by Legislator Williams, seconded by Legislator Testa to vote on this item, and it was approved by a vote of 3-0.

RESULT:SIGNED BY COMMITTEE
Jun 18, 2012 7:00 PM Video Board of Legislators Regular Meeting

Submitted by COMMITTEE ON APPOINTMENTS.

Ms. Shimsky presented the Resolution and moved its adoption, which motion was carried by the following vote.

RESULT:ADOPTED [14 TO 2]
AYES:Peter Harckham, Catherine Borgia, Gordon A. Burrows, Michael Kaplowitz, Sheila Marcotte, Virginia Perez, William J. Ryan, Mary Jane Shimsky, Michael J. Smith, Bernice Spreckman, John G. Testa, Alfreda Williams, Lyndon Williams, Kenneth W. Jenkins
NAYS:James Maisano, David B. Gelfarb
ABSENT:Judith Myers