Issues: Health

3/27/2012: Session

Senator Huntley speaking in support of this resolution:

LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION memorializing Governor Andrew  M. Cuomo to proclaim April 2012, as Autism Spectrum Disorders Awareness Month in the State of New York WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to memorialize Governor Andrew M. Cuomo to proclaim April 2012, as Autism Spectrum Disorders Awareness Month in the State of New York; and

WHEREAS, "Autism Spectrum Disorders", or ASDs, refers to neurobiological conditions including Autism, Asperger Syndrome, Rett's Synrome, and other pervasive developmental disorders; and

March 27, 2012
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Public Hearing: Joint Legislative Public Hearing on 2012-2013 Executive Budget Proposal: Topic " Health"

HEALTHHearing Room B

Richard N. Gottfried, Co-Chair

Joseph Morelle

Joan Millman

Charles Lavine

Alt. Crystal D. Peoples-Stokes

Lou Tabacco

Alt. Andrew Raia

Kemp Hannon, Co-Chair

Martin Golden

Cathy Young

David Valesky

Alt. Bill Larkin

Liz Krueger

Alt. Jose Peralta

March 26, 7:30 PM - 8:03 PM
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EEE FUNDS TO BE INCLUDED IN STATE BUDGET

$150,000 to help land- and horse owners, county taxpayers, protect public health

March 26, 2012
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SENATOR ALESI ATTENDS CPR RECOGNITION EVENT CELEBRATING 1,000 STUDENTS TRAINED IN CPR

Attendees Called on the Legislature to Act on Senator Alesi’s Legislation to Include CPR Instruction in High Schools

March 22, 2012
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Committee Meeting: Health Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Health Senator Kemp Hannon, Chair 12 Noon, Tuesday, March 27, 2012 Room 124 CAP

March 27, 12:00 PM - 12:14 PM
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Public Hearing: Joint Legislative Public Hearing on 2012-2013 Executive Budget Proposal: Topic " Health"

HEALTHHearing Room B

Richard N. Gottfried, Co-Chair

Joseph Morelle

Joan Millman

Charles Lavine

Alt. Crystal D. Peoples-Stokes

Lou Tabacco

Alt. Andrew Raia

Kemp Hannon, Co-Chair

Martin Golden

Cathy Young

David Valesky

Alt. Bill Larkin

Liz Krueger

Alt. Jose Peralta

March 22, 1:30 PM - 1:44 PM
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Public Hearing: Joint Legislative Public Hearing on 2012-2013 Executive Budget Proposal: Topic "Health"

Assembly

Senate

 

 

Richard Gottfried (Co-Chair)

Kemp Hannon (Co-Chair)

Joseph Morelle

Martin Golden

March 14, 1:30 PM - 2:12 PM
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March 14, 12:30 PM - 12:44 PM
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March 23, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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RITCHIE BACKS BILL TO BAN ‘SPICE’

Experts Cite Dangers of “Party High” Drugs Declared Off-Limits by Fort Drum Brass

March 13, 2012
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SENATE PASSES 2012-13 BUDGET RESOLUTION

Gallivan: “Senate Plan Cuts Taxes, Reforms Medicaid, Protects Seniors and Schools.”

The New York State Senate voted to approve its 2012-13 Senate Budget resolution, continuing its focus on state spending, job creation, and structural reform to government.

The Senate budget, at just under $132.5 billion, keeps the total state spending increase below two percent, and spends less than the Executive Budget. The budget closes a $2 billion budget deficit and builds on last year’s successes in putting the state’s fiscal house in order.

March 13, 2012
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Help Heal Our Veterans

News From New York StateSenator Shirley L.

March 12, 2012
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Senator Liz Krueger’s Senior Roundtable: Part V

Join us for Part V of our Five-Part Series for Boomers and Seniors, "Who Will Care for Me? Redefining Aging and How We Care for our Elders." Presenters will include: Alice Fisher, Community Outreach Director for the Office of State Senator Liz Krueger; and Frederic Riccardi, Director of Programs and Outreach for the Medicare Rights Center. A light breakfast will be served.

RSVP is required -- for further information or to RSVP, email Dore Mann, doremann@gmail.com or call (212) 490-9535.

March 22, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
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SENATE PASSES LEGISLATION PROHIBITING HARMFUL LEVELS OF TOXICS IN CHILDREN’S JEWELRY

 

The New York State Senate today passed a measure that would prohibit the sale of children’s jewelry which may contain harmful levels of cadmium and other hazardous substances. The bill (S.4055A), sponsored by Senator Jim Alesi (R-C-I, Perinton) protects children from accidentally ingesting cadmium, often used in inexpensive charm bracelets, pendants and other jewelry.

March 6, 2012
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Good Samaritan Hospital Partnered With NY Senator Johnson for Lifesaving Blood Drive

Good Samaritan Hospital partnered with Senator Owen H. Johnson for a lifesaving blood drive collecting 221 pints of blood on February 27, 2012.  The blood drive took place at Good Samaritan Hospital in West Islip, from 6:00 AM until 9:00 PM, with two New York Blood Center mobile units were available in the hospital’s front and rear parking lots for the convenience of donors.  “I would like to thank each individual who took a few minutes out of their busy schedule to come to Good Samaritan Hospital to donate the gift of life,” Senator Johnson said.  “Each person who donated blood today could potentially help save up to three lives.  Thank you for supporting such an important cause.”

March 6, 2012
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