Issues: Legislature

2010 Priorities

New York government's financial future, short and long term, will dominate the legislative agenda in 2010.  No. 1 on the list, of course, must be to keep addressing the state’s immediate fiscal crisis.  That much we know. 

December 29, 2009
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Payroll Report - End Date 12/23/09

Period: 
12/10/2009 - 12/23/2009
Check Date: 
01/06/2010

Bi-Weekly report of monies disbursed to Senate employees. The report is issued by the Secretary of the Senate and is available as both a .csv file and it's original PDF format for download at the bottom of the page.

The Report includes fields for the employee name, the employing office, city of employment, the employee title, the employee biweekly or hourly rate (whichever applies), the employee payroll type (see below), the pay period, the pay period's beginning and end date, the check date and the employing legislative entity.

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December 23, 2009
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Senator Valesky: Actions Demonstrate Commitment to Bipartisanship and Improving Senate Operations

After 40 years of moving backward on reform, the State Senate took its first giant steps forward this year.  Beginning with the creation of the bipartisan Temporary Committee on Rules and Administration Reform, and with immediate changes to bill sponsorship and other procedures, the effort included major changes in the way the State Senate operates, all only possible because of the new leadership of the Senate and the hard work of the Committee. 

December 16, 2009
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Senate Working to Establish Open and Transparent Government

Joint Advisory Board of State Government Proceedings Concludes Public Meetings

December 15, 2009
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Press Statement From Senator Shirley L. Huntley

News FromNew York StateSenator Shirley L. Huntley

For Immediate Release: December 7, 2009

Contact: Patricia D. Savage| psavage@senate.state.ny.us| (718) 523-3069

Senator Shirley L. Huntley On The Marriage Equality Legislation

December 8, 2009
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Public Hearing Schedule: December 2009

This is the latest New York State Public Hearing Schedule for December, 2009. You can read the document in the embed below or download the file at the bottom of the page.

December 7, 2009
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Member Directory as of 11/19/09

December 2, 2009
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Statement From Austin Shafran, Spokesperson For The Senate Majority Conference

The Senate will reconvene in extraordinary session today at which time it intends to vote on the deficit reduction plan, Tier V pension reform, public authority reform, and marriage equality legislation.

 

December 2, 2009
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December 2, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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December 2, 10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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December 1, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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December 1, 12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
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Session

The Senate will convene in Extraordinary Session at the Capitol in Albany at 2pm.

November 30, 2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Payroll Report - End Date 11/25/09

Period: 
11/12/2009 - 11/25/2009
Check Date: 
12/09/2009
November 30, 2009
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November 30, 12:00 PM - 12:00 PM
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November 24, 10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
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November 24, 11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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November 23, 1:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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November 23, 2:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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