Joseph A. Griffo's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Joseph A. Griffo.
S2960-2015: Enacts the constituent casework protection act sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Relates to prohibiting the destruction of constituent files by public officials; provides penalties; defines terms. Read more...
S2948-2015: Creates the crime of committing an offense while impersonating a police officer or peace officer sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: CODES | Search
Creates the crime of committing an offense while impersonating a police officer or peace officer when he or she commits a specified offense and during the course of such specified offense either pretends to be a police or peace officer; establishes the criminal sanction for committing such a crime depends on the specified offense that was being committed. Read more...
S2945-2015: Authorizes shooting preserves and shooting clubs to sell ammunition for exclusive use on the premises thereof without being deemed a "seller of ammunition" sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: CODES | Search
Authorizes shooting preserves and shooting clubs to sell ammunition for exclusive use on the premises thereof without being deemed a "seller of ammunition". Read more...
S2941-2015: Establishes the New York state veterans cemetery act sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: VETERANS, HOMELAND SECURITY AND MILITARY AFFAIRS | Search
Establishes the "New York state veterans cemetery act"; directs the division to conduct an investigation and study on the issue of the establishment of a New York state veterans cemetery program. Read more...
S2934-2015: Eliminates the registration fee for gold star mother and gold star family member distinctive license plates sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: TRANSPORTATION | Search
Provides for distinctive license plates for gold star family members; eliminates the registration fee for gold star mother and gold star family member distinctive license plates. Read more...
S2939-2015: Provides that the ballots of deceased military personnel shall be counted toward the election for which they were cast sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: VETERANS, HOMELAND SECURITY AND MILITARY AFFAIRS | Search
Provides that the ballots of deceased military personnel shall be counted toward the election for which they were cast. Read more...
S2726-2015: Provides for the filling of vacancies in the office of lieutenant-governor by appointment of the governor subject to confirmation by the senate and assembly sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Provides for the filling of vacancies in the office of lieutenant-governor by appointment of the governor subject to confirmation by majority vote in the senate and majority vote in the assembly. Read more...
S2727-2015: Relates to the volunteer firefighters' and ambulance workers' credit; repealer sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Repeals the provision of law that volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers who receive a real property tax exemption for service may not receive the income tax credit for such service; makes technical corrections. Read more...
S2728-2015: Provides additional discharge planning for persons being released from civil confinement sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: MENTAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES | Search
Provides additional discharge planning for persons being released from civil confinement including supervision, electronic monitoring, appropriate clothing, transportation, medication and a service plan. Read more...
S2723-2015: Allows for electronic court appearance in any county of the state, except an appearance at a hearing or trial sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: CODES | Search
Provides for electronic court appearance in a criminal action, anywhere in the state, at the discretion of the court having jurisdiction of the defendant; provides that the defendant must, after consultation with counsel, consent on the record; provides that the chief administrator of the courts must first approve the use of such electronic appearance. Read more...
S2725-2015: Provides for initiative and referendum and recall sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Provides for initiative and referendum and recall; empowers the electors with the ability to propose statutes and amendments to the constitution, approve or reject statutes or parts of statutes, and remove elected officers. Read more...
S2717-2015: Makes provisions relating to the joint nomination of candidates for the offices of governor and lieutenant governor sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: ELECTIONS | Search
Makes provisions relating to the joint nomination of candidates for the offices of governor and lieutenant governor; provides candidates be designated jointly either by the state committee or by petition; provides said petition will be valid only if it jointly designates both candidates. Read more...
S2718-2015: Permits an authorized physician to direct that physical therapy care may be rendered by a duly licensed physical therapist assistant sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: LABOR | Search
Permits an authorized physician to direct that physical therapy care may be rendered by a duly licensed physical therapist assistant. Read more...
S2719-2015: Provides total disability benefits for volunteer firefighters and volunteer ambulance workers for injuries sustained on or after July 1, 2015 sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: LOCAL GOVERNMENT | Search
Provides total disability benefits for volunteer firefighters and volunteer ambulance workers for injuries sustained on or after July 1, 2015. Read more...
S2720-2015: Authorizes the state board of parole to require a violent felony offender to serve his or her maximum term, if release would pose an imminent threat to society sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: CODES | Search
Authorizes the state board of parole to require a violent felony offender to serve his or her maximum term, if, by clear and convincing evidence, release would pose an imminent threat to society; authorizes the withholding of good behavior allowances of violent felony offenders by the state board of parole upon such a finding. Read more...
S2722-2015: Limits tenure of temporary president of the senate, speaker of the assembly, minority leaders and committee chairs sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Limits the tenure of the temporary president of the senate, speaker of the assembly, minority leader of the senate and minority leader of the assembly to 12 years; limits the tenure of the chairman of any single legislative committee to 8 years. Read more...
S2715-2015: Increases the penalty for robbery of property from a bank; makes the crime a class C felony sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: BANKS | Search
Increases the penalty for robbery of property from a bank; makes the crime a class C felony. Read more...
S2716-2015: Authorizes a governmental agency or municipality to designate a highway or portion of highway as open for travel by an ATV sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: TRANSPORTATION | Search
Authorizes a governmental agency, by rule or regulation, or municipality, by local law ordinance, to designate a highway or portion of highway as open for travel by an ATV in order to gain access to areas or trails adjacent to such highways. Read more...
S2653-2015: Authorizes the town of Deerfield in Oneida county to transfer jurisdiction of a road to the state sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: TRANSPORTATION | Search
Authorizes the town of Deerfield in Oneida county to transfer jurisdiction of a road to the state. Read more...
S2652-2015: Establishes a non-trail snowmobile registration for snowmobiles which shall be used solely for the purpose of gaining access to hunting, fishing and trapping areas sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: TRANSPORTATION | Search
Establishes a non-trail snowmobile registration for snowmobiles which shall be used solely for the purpose of gaining access to hunting, fishing and trapping areas. Read more...
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