Jose Peralta's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Jose Peralta.
S2239-2015: Enacts the "home mortgage bridge loan assistance act of 2015" sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Enacts the "home mortgage bridge loan assistance act of 2015". Read more...
S2237-2015: Authorizes the department of motor vehicles to issue limited purpose drivers' licenses sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: TRANSPORTATION | Search
Authorizes the department of motor vehicles to issue limited purpose drivers' licenses to certain applicants. Read more...
S2238-2015: Provides that a portion of the local hotel occupancy tax in a city having a population of one million or more shall be dedicated to promoting tourism within each individual borough of such city sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Provides that a portion of the local hotel occupancy tax in a city having a population of one million or more shall be dedicated to promoting tourism within each individual borough of such city. Read more...
S2235-2015: Increases to $10,000 the contribution that a resident taxpayer may make to family tuition accounts for each child during a taxable year sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Increases the contribution that a resident taxpayer may make to family tuition accounts for each beneficiary thereof during a taxable year. Read more...
S2232-2015: Relates to securing payment of wages for work already performed; creates a wage lien sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Relates to securing payment of wages for work already performed; creates a lien remedy for all employees; provides grounds for attachment; relates to procedures where employees may hold shareholders of non-publicly traded corporations personally liable for wage theft; relates to rights for victims of wage theft to hold the ten members with the largest ownership interests in a company personally liable for wage theft. Read more...
S2234-2015: Prohibits more than one increase in the price of motor fuel in any twenty-four hour period sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: CONSUMER PROTECTION | Search
Prohibits more than one increase in the price of motor fuel in any twenty-four hour period. Read more...
S2228-2015: Requires mortgage lenders and brokers to provide consumer with mortgage bill of rights pamphlet which must be signed by the consumer prior to mortgage application sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: BANKS | Search
Requires mortgage lenders and brokers to provide consumers with a mortgage bill of rights pamphlet which must be read and signed by the consumer prior to applying for a mortgage. Read more...
S2226-2015: Enables senior citizens to cash social security checks without maintaining an account at the bank honoring such check sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: BANKS | Search
Directs every banking organization or foreign banking corporation transacting business in this state to cash properly endorsed social security checks presented by the payee, upon sufficient identification, notwithstanding the fact that such payee does not maintain an account with such organization or corporation, upon proof that such payee is sixty-two years of age or older; defines "sufficient identification". Read more...
S2227-2015: Requires farm workers and domestic workers to be given at least 24 hours of consecutive rest sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: LABOR | Search
Requires farm workers and domestic workers to be given at least 24 hours of consecutive rest like other employees in New York State. Read more...
S2229-2015: Requires police officers and peace officers to report any discharge of their weapon to the agency which employs them sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: CODES | Search
Requires every police officer and peace officer to report every discharge of his or her weapon, regardless of whether he or she is on duty, to the law enforcement agency which employs such officer; such provisions shall not apply to target shooting or hunting; failure to report is a class A misdemeanor. Read more...
S1351-2015: Requires debt collectors to send consumers a written notice of their rights under state law along with their debt collection correspondence sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: CONSUMER PROTECTION | Search
Requires debt collectors to send consumers a written notice of their rights under state law along with their initial debt collection correspondence; such notice would contain information such as who and when a principal creditor may contact a debtor about the debt owed as well as the fact that a principal creditor cannot disclose information affecting a consumer debtor's reputation for creditworthiness if the principal creditor knows or has reason to know such information is false; applies to consumer rather than commercial debts. Read more...
S1344-2015: Requires the board of elections to provide a registered voter with a sample ballot via mail sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: ELECTIONS | Search
Requires the board of elections to provide a registered voter with a sample ballot not less than ten days nor more than twenty days before an election via mail. Read more...
S1345-2015: Permits the court to grant post-conviction motions to vacate a judgment when the issue raised upon such motion is ineffective assistance of counsel sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: CODES | Search
Permits the court to grant post-conviction motions to vacate a judgment when the issue raised upon such motion is ineffective assistance of counsel in certain cases in which the court would otherwise be required to deny the motion. Read more...
S1346-2015: Provides for the sanitization of every used mattress or bedding material transported, stored or sold in the state sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: CONSUMER PROTECTION | Search
Provides for the sanitization of every used mattress or bedding material transported, stored or sold in the state. Read more...
S1347-2015: Authorizes credit unions to participate in the excelsior linked deposit program and raises the limit on the amount permitted to be on deposit at any given time sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Authorizes credit unions to participate in the excelsior linked deposit program. Read more...
S1350-2015: Directs commissioner of health to establish a uniform letter grading system to classify results of inspections of entertainment venue food service establishments sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Directs the commissioner of health to establish a uniform letter grading system to classify the result of an inspection of an entertainment food service establishment; directs such commissioner and local health officers to require the display of any letter grade received pursuant to such system; requires reinspection of establishment receiving a grade of less than "A". Read more...
S1348-2015: Requires employees of dealers in firearms and gunsmiths to submit to a criminal background check sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: CODES | Search
Requires employees of dealers in firearms to submit to state and national criminal background checks. Read more...
S1352-2015: Creates council on affordable housing within executive department and requires comprehensive planning and construction of low and moderate income housing sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Creates a fair sharing housing act and a council on affordable housing within the executive department; provides for planning and construction of low and moderate income housing in accordance with regional considerations; provides that no municipality may enact any zoning regulation that would inhibit or make economically infeasible the development of affordable housing. Read more...
S1349-2015: Authorizes use of closed-circuit television for the testimony of domestic violence victim witnesses in a criminal proceeding sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: CODES | Search
Authorizes use of closed-circuit television for the testimony of domestic violence victim witnesses in a criminal proceeding subject to the same restrictions as are applicable to child witnesses. Read more...
S1308-2015: Requires state agencies and certain covered authorities to purchase handguns from responsible suppliers sponsored by PERALTA
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Requires state agencies and certain covered authorities to purchase handguns from responsible suppliers; defines criteria therefor; provides for exceptions. Read more...
You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Jose Peralta.