Issues: Codes

Governor Cuomo’s Tenant Protection Unit Targets Rent Regulated Saboteurs

Governor Cuomo announced that the state’s Tenant Protection Unit (TPU) has served a subpoena on JBI Management to investigate allegations of intentionally sabotaging rent regulated apartments to drive tenants out.

Senator Dilan introduced legislation to bolster the state’s Tenant Protection Unit’s ability to root out unscrupulous landlords. The measure would make sabotage of a rent regulated unit a felony. Harassment of tenants is currently a felony under existing law.

April 24, 2014
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Local Merchants Discuss New Regulations at Queens Forum

As Reported by NY1 News:

State Senator Jose Peralta hosted a forum for restaurateurs and small business owners to learn about proposed changes to the restaurant letter-grade and fine system, the new paid sick leave law and securing access to capital.

For full video, click here.

April 23, 2014
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Public Hearing: Joint Budget Legislative General Conference Committee: Topic "Public Protection"

Public Protection / Criminal Justice / JudiciaryHearing Room A

March 26, 7:00 PM - 7:05 PM
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Public Hearing: Joint Budget Legislative General Conference Committee: Topic "Public Protection"

Public Protection / Criminal Justice / JudiciaryHearing Room A

March 20, 9:30 AM - 9:41 AM
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Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Codes  Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair  1:00 PM, Tuesday, March 25, 2014  Room 124 CAP

March 25, 1:00 PM - 1:35 PM
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Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Codes Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair 1:00 PM, Tuesday, April 29, 2014 Room 124 CAP

April 29, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Public Hearing: Joint Budget Legislative General Conference Committee: Topic "Public Protection"

Public Protection / Criminal Justice / JudiciaryHearing Room A

March 17, 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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Committee Meeting: Cities Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Cities  Senator Andrew Lanza, Chair  12:30 PM, Tuesday, March 4, 2014  Room 916 LOB

March 4, 12:30 PM - 12:35 PM
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Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Codes  Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair  1:00 PM, Thursday, February 27, 2014  Room 124 CAP

February 27, 1:00 PM - 1:16 PM
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Statement from NYS Senator Kathy Marchione (R,C-Halfmoon) regarding today's Joint Legislative Budget Hearing on Public Protection

For Release: February 5, 2014Contact: Josh Fitzpatrick, (518) 455-2389fitzpatr@nysenate.gov(518) 542-2413 (cell), joshuakevfitz@yahoo.com      Statement from NYS Senator Kathy Marchione (R,C-Halfmoon) regarding today's Joint                                     Legislative Budget Hearing on Public Protection:

February 5, 2014
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Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Codes Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair 1:00 PM, Tuesday, February 4, 2014 Room 124 CAP

February 4, 1:00 PM - 1:16 PM
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One Year After Sandy: Bronx Lawmakers Celebrate Re-Opening of Tony’s Pier Restaurant

CITY ISLAND, NY – Standing at the far end of City Island, elected officials, members of the City Island business community and the owners of Tony’s Pier, came together to celebrate its re-opening a year after a fire consumed the entire restaurant during the height of Superstorm Sandy.

At the press conference, Senator Jeff Klein, joined by Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., Assemblyman Mike Benedetto and members of the City Island Chamber of Commerce highlighted the progress made following Superstorm Sandy, while noting there is more work to be done.

October 29, 2013
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Senator Serrano Co-Sponsors "No More Invisibility: Who Is Our Transgender Community and What do They Have to Say?," a community discussion to increase LGBT awareness in East Harlem

(East Harlem, NY) - Senator Serrano, Council Member Melissa Mark-Viverito and the East Harlem Immigrant Service Network sponsored "No More Invisibility: Who Is Our Transgender Community and What do They Have to Say?," a community discussion centered on the human and civil rights for our transgender community following the violent attack and subsequent death of Islan Nettles, a transgender woman.  This discussion featured a panel consisting entirely of transgender persons who lent their insights and expertise in many area

September 19, 2013
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Summary of 2013 Senate Legislative Action

 

2013-2014 NEW YORK STATE BUDGET

 

The New York State Senate approved the 2013-14 state budget that delivers on priorities outlined by the Senate Republican Conference to provide much-needed tax relief for middle-class families, help businesses create jobs, and, for the third consecutive year, the budget keeps spending growth below two percent, which is consistent with the local spending cap that applies to school districts and local governments.  It was also the third consecutive budget approved prior to the April 1 deadline.

 

June 24, 2013
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Senate Passes Comprehensive Hurricane Sandy Legislation

The New York State Senate today passed a comprehensive legislative package that provides relief to people and communities impacted by Hurricane Sandy, aids rebuilding efforts, and increases disaster preparedness.

June 17, 2013
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Senate Passes Bill to Create a Registry of Violent Offenders

The New York State Senate today approved “Brittany’s Law” to increase the safety and awareness of communities by creating a registry of convicted violent felons.

June 11, 2013
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Senate Approves Bills to Cut Red Tape That Hurts Job Creation

The New York State Senate passed 14 regulatory reform bills today 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 10, 2013
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Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Codes Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair 10:00 AM, Wednesday, June 5, 2013 Room 124 CAP

June 5, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Codes Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair 12:30 PM, Wednesday, May 29, 2013 Room 124 CAP

 

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May 29, 12:30 PM - 12:54 PM
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