Issues: Codes

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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Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Codes Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair 1:30 PM, Monday, May 20, 2013 Room 124 CAP

May 20, 1:30 PM - 1:52 PM
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Senator Valesky Introduces Legislative Reform Package Including Legislation Prohibiting Lobbyists from Engaging in Political Consulting

ALBANY—State Senator David J. Valesky (D-Oneida) has introduced a package of legislation aimed at preventing corruption. 

May 6, 2013
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Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Codes Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair 10:00 AM, Wednesday, May 8, 2013 Room 124 CAP

May 8, 10:00 AM - 10:15 AM
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Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Codes Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair 1:00 PM, Monday, April 22, 2013 Room 124 CAP

April 22, 1:00 PM - 1:37 PM
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SENATOR GALLIVAN REACTS TO DEC CONSENT ORDER WITH HILLCREST INDUSTRIES

Applauds Funding Of Attica Community Environmental Benefit Project

Senator Patrick M. Gallivan (R,C,I – Elma) welcomed news this week that the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has finalized its consent order with Hillcrest Industries of Attica.

“The DEC consent order hopefully marks the beginning of the end of this long and arduous process that has tested the patience of the Attica community. I am especially pleased to see that the financial penalty levied against Hillcrest Industries will be used to fund an Environmental Benefit Project within the community, rather than merely transfer to the DEC’s bank account in Albany,” Senator Gallivan said.

April 12, 2013
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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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Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

 Senate Standing Committee on Codes Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair 12 Noon, Tuesday, March 19, 2013 Room 124 CAP

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN TIME OF MEETING

March 19, 12:00 PM - 12:18 PM
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March 12, 3:45 PM - 4:10 PM
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Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Codes Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair 11:00 AM, Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Room 124 CAP

March 12, 11:00 AM - 11:32 PM
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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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Committee Meeting: Codes Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Codes Senator Michael F. Nozzolio, Chair 9:00 AM, Thursday , February 28, 2013 Room 124 CAP

February 28, 9:00 AM - 9:19 AM
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O'Brien receives committee assignments

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Sen. O’Brien received his committee assignments today, including the position of ranking Democratic member of the Banks Committee.

O’Brien will also serve on Insurance; Commerce, Economic Development and Small Business; Health; Codes; Cultural Affairs, Tourism and Parks and Recreation; and Local Government.

January 29, 2013
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