Issues: Rules

WCNY's The Capitol Pressroom with Susan Arbetter

Senator Gianaris was on WCNY's The Capitol Pressroom with Susan Arbetter to discuss the upcoming session and the need to for fair independent redistricting. 

Click here to listen to the whole interview.

December 6, 2011
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Governor Cuomo Signs Senator Carlucci Regulatory Reform Bills into Law

Senator Carlucci had an extremely productive first year as Chairman of the Senate's Administrative Regulations Review Commission (ARRC).  The freshman Senator's efforts culminated with Governor Andrew Cuomo signing into law two regulatory reform measures Senator Carlucci championed through the New York State Legislature.

November 15, 2011
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Prison Gerrymandering Debate

State of Poltiics wrote about the prison-based gerrymandering case. Senator Gianaris believes prison-based gerrymandering is illegal and that the GOP is simply trying to manipulate government for its partisan advantage

Right now, a state supreme court is hearing the case of Little vs. LATFOR. It is the Senate Republicans case challenging the law implemented in 2010 by the then-Democratic lead Senate in which prisoners would be counted at their last known address instead of where they are being incarcerated.

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October 4, 2011
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A German teenager has punched holes in Albany's pretense that redistricting is hard

This Daily News editorial shows just how easy it can be to draw fair district lines.

With a deadline looming to redraw legislative districts based on the 2010 census, Albany must stop skewing the process for political benefit.

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He's a 19-year-old student who lives in Hamburg, Germany, and who whipped up a credible redistricting plan for the state Senate. All he needed was an enthusiasm for American politics, a head for computers and a connection to the Internet

Read the full article here

October 4, 2011
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair June 24, 2011

June 24, 7:00 PM - 11:59 PM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair June 24, 2011

*ALL BILLS REPORTED DIRECT TO 3RD READING* MEETING CALLED OFF THE FLOOR

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June 24, 6:45 PM - 6:47 PM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules  Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair  June 23, 2011

June 23, 4:50 PM - 4:52 PM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair June 23, 2011

June 23, 1:00 PM - 1:03 PM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules  Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair  June 22, 2011

June 22, 11:00 PM - 11:59 PM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on RulesSenator Dean G. Skelos, ChairJune 22, 2011 Off The Floor

June 22, 2:36 PM - 2:46 PM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules  Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair  June 21, 2011

June 21, 7:48 PM - 8:06 PM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair June 21, 2011

June 21, 1:15 PM - 1:32 PM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules  Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair  June 22, 2011

June 22, 9:30 PM - 9:37 PM
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Senate Standing Committee on Rules Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair June 20, 2011

June 20, 7:07 PM - 7:15 PM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair Monday, June 20, 2011

June 20, 3:30 PM - 3:53 PM
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June 17, 4:10 PM - 4:30 PM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair June 16, 2011

June 16, 11:00 PM - 11:13 PM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair June 17, 2011

June 17, 11:00 AM - 11:22 AM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair Thursday, June 16, 2011

June 16, 4:30 PM - 4:55 PM
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Committee Meeting: Rules Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Rules Senator Dean G. Skelos, Chair Wednesday, June 15, 2011

*MEETING TO BE CALLED FROM THE FLOOR*

June 15, 7:00 PM - 7:02 PM
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