Standing State Active Duty (SAD) Mission in New York State (NYS) are missions that are established under NYS Military Law Section 6 and Section 46 and are intended to exceed sixty consecutive days of service. As of January 2019, NYS SAD Standing Missions include Joint Task Force - Empire Shield (JTF-ES), the Citizen Preparedness Corps (CPC), and the Cyber Support to DHSES (CSD). Additional positions may be available and considered “standing” if they are in direct support of these missions.
Service Members earn up to 9 personal days each State Fiscal Year (SFY). Service Members can use earned personal days immediately.