Issues: Authorities and Commissions

VIDEO: Senator Mark Grisanti session remarks on the Peace Bridge

New York State Senator Mark Grisanti makes remarks on the floor during session held Wednesday, June 12, 2013 in Albany:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=KEaWSvZgA5U

June 13, 2013
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SENATOR GALLIVAN LEADS MAJOR BI-PARTISAN INITIATIVE TO CUT RED TAPE AND ELIMINATE BURDENSOME STATE REGULATIONS

Berger Commission-Style Panel To Make Binding Recommendations

Regulatory Reform Bills Pass Senate On Monday

ALBANY - The New York State Senate acted Monday on 14 regulatory reform bills as the first part of a major initiative, that includes statewide public forums, to identify and eliminate thousands of costly and unnecessary government regulations that inhibit job creation and drive up local property taxes.

June 11, 2013
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Committee Meeting: Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Senator Michael Ranzenhofer, Chair 1:30 PM, Tuesday, June 4, 2013 Room 801 LOB

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN DATE OF COMMITTEE MEETING

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June 4, 1:30 PM - 1:39 PM
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Senator Valesky’s Expanded Pride of New York Legislation Passes Senate Bill Will Encourage Restaurants to Use Local Foods

ALBANY, N.Y.—Legislation creating a program to recognize restaurants featuring local products promoting New York-grown products sponsored by Senator David J. Valesky (D-Oneida) passed the Senate today.

May 30, 2013
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Committee Meeting: Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Senator Michael Ranzenhofer, Chair Wednesday, May 22, 2013 332 CAP

May 22, 3:41 PM - 3:51 PM
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Public Hearing: To examine the re-codification of New York State’s not-for-profit corporation law in an effort to reduce unnecessary burdens on nonprofits and to enhance nonprofit governance and oversight

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Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities, and CommissionsChair: Senator Michael H. RanzenhoferPublic Hearing: To examine the re-codification of New York State’s not-for-profitcorporation law in an effort to reduce unnecessary burdens on nonprofitsand to enhance nonprofit governance and oversightPlace: Monroe County Office Building, 39 West Main Street,Rochester, New YorkTime: 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.Contact: Randi Malman (518) 455-3161Media Contact: Daniel Aikin (716) 631-8695ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY

Corps Public Hearing Notice and Bill

Senate Bill 5198

May 28, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Public Hearing: To examine the re-codification of New York State’s not-for-profit corporation law in an effort to reduce unnecessary burdens on nonprofits and to enhance nonprofit governance and oversight

Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities, and CommissionsChair: Senator Michael H. RanzenhoferPublic Hearing: To examine the re-codification of New York State’s not-for-profitcorporation law in an effort to reduce unnecessary burdens on nonprofitsand to enhance nonprofit governance and oversightPlace: Senate Hearing Room, 250 Broadway, 19th Floor, New York, New YorkTime: 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.Contact: Randi Malman (518) 455-3161Media Contact: Daniel Aikin (716) 631-8695ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY

May 24, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Public Hearing: To examine the re-codification of New York State’s not-for-profit corporation law in an effort to reduce unnecessary burdens on nonprofits and to enhance nonprofit governance and oversight

Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities, and CommissionsChair: Senator Michael H. RanzenhoferPublic Hearing: To examine the re-codification of New York State’s not-for-profitcorporation law in an effort to reduce unnecessary burdens on nonprofitsand to enhance nonprofit governance and oversightPlace: Hamilton Hearing Room B, Legislative Office Building, 2nd Floor,Albany, New YorkTime: 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.Contact: Randi Malman (518) 455-3161Media Contact: Daniel Aikin (716) 631-8695ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY

May 22, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Committee Meeting: Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Senator Michael Ranzenhofer, Chair 1:30 PM, Monday, May 6, 2013 Room 801 LOB

May 6, 1:30 PM - 1:53 PM
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Grisanti and Ryan Announce Legislation to Dissolve the Public Bridge Authority

Bi-Partisan Bill Would Do Away With Dysfunctional PBA – Under State Rules, Management of The Peace Bridge Would Be Transferred To The NFTA

April 27, 2013
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Committee Meeting: Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Senator Michael Ranzenhofer, Chair 1:30 PM, Monday, April 22, 2013 Room 801 LOB

April 22, 1:30 PM - 1:45 PM
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STATE BUDGET PROVIDES REAL TAX RELIEF FOR MIDDLE CLASS FAMILIES AND BUSINESSES, ADDRESSES CHALLENGES FACING UPSTATE

ALBANY - The New York State Senate has passed the State Budget on time for the third consecutive year, Senator Patrick M. Gallivan announced today. The spending plan adheres to a self-imposed two percent spending cap, contains significant tax relief for middle-class families and businesses, and also addresses some of the unique challenges facing Western New York.

March 27, 2013
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It's your money: Could you be paying for a downstate power plant?

Upstate businesses and families shouldn't have to pay $200 million to help replace a New York City power plant.I have reached out to the Public Service Commission expressing my concerns about the Indian Point contingency plan, and recently spoke with WHEC-TV Rochester about my concerns, as well.See http://www.whec.com/news/stories/s2965547.shtml?cat=566 for more information.(Here's an archived copy, in case the above link fails: http://www.webcitation.org/6FEsgH3xH

March 19, 2013
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Committee Meeting: Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions Senator Michael Ranzenhofer, Chair 1:30 PM, Monday, March 18, 2013 Room 801 LOB

March 18, 1:30 PM - 1:33 PM
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Senate Approves Mixed Martial Arts Legislation

 The New York State Senate today passed legislation to legalize and regulate mixed martial arts (MMA) competitions in New York State. The bill (S.2755), sponsored by Senator Joseph Griffo (R-C-I, Rome), would allow single discipline martial arts organizations to hold professional competitions in New York State and gives the state Athletic Commission the jurisdiction to regulate professional mixed martial arts promotions, participants, bouts and exhibitions.

March 6, 2013
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Tri-State Transportation Campaign | Wednesday Winners (& Losers)

Winners

NY State Senators Daniel Squadron and Martin Dilan rallied with G train riders in Williamsburg last month. Their efforts resulted in an MTA decision to conduct a full review of the G train.

Read more at Tri-State Transportation Campaign.

February 27, 2013
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Department of Financial Services to Speek Resolution of Insurance Claims in Areas Affected by SANDY

The NYS Department of Financial Services (DFS) is setting new rules to speed the processing of insurance claims in areas affected by Storm Sandy. The new regulation reduces the amount of time an insurer can delay its decision on a claim, and requires insurers to report to the Department on how many claims it is delaying and the reasons for the delays.

February 27, 2013
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MTA to assess complaints that much maligned G train is frequently overcrowded, delayed and rerouted

EXCLUSIVE: MTA answers calls issued by state Sens. Daniel Squadron, Martin Malave Dilan for full-scale analysis of G subway line.

Read more at New York daily News.

February 27, 2013
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