Senate Standing Committee on Banks Chair: Senator Diane J. Savino Public Hearing: An Examination of Predatory Lending Practices within the sub-prime auto loan and auto title loan industry Place: Van Buren Hearing Room A, Legislative Office Building, 2nd Floor,
Albany, New York Time: 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M. Contact: Barbara O’Neill (518) 455-2405 Media Contact: Barbara O’Neill (518) 455-2405 ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY
On Monday, Nov. 18, six Senate committees came together at the Griffiss Institute in Rome to hear testimony from experts in law enforcement, finance and commerce regarding an ongoing threat to state and national security: cyber-crime.
Joint - Senate Standing Committee on BanksChair: Senator Joseph GriffoSenate Standing Committee on Veterans, Homeland Security and Military AffairsChair: Senator Greg BallSenate Standing Committee on InsuranceChair: Senator James SewardSenate Standing Committee on Commerce, Economic Developmentand Small BusinessChair: Senator David ValeskySenate Select Committee on Science, Technology, Incubation and EntrepreneurshipChair: Senator Martin GoldenSenate Standing Committee on Crime Victims, Crime and Correction
Community banks can now accept millions more in state deposits - and make additional funds available for local loans - after a bill sponsored by Sen. Joseph A. Griffo and Assemblyman William Magee was signed into law Thursday.The bill (S.2494/A.3236) permits the state comptroller and state Taxation & Finance commissioner to deposit up to $20 million in state funds at each community bank. The previous limit was $10 million.