Joseph A. Griffo's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Joseph A. Griffo.
S4552-2015: Relates to training and education courses for certain organizations sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Relates to training and education courses for volunteer fire districts and ambulance companies. Read more...
S4525-2015: Relates to the dates of hostilities participated in by the military forces of the United States in Lebanon sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: CIVIL SERVICE AND PENSIONS | Search
Relates to the dates of hostilities participated in by the military forces of the United States in Lebanon. Read more...
S4526-2015: Relates to energy services company telemarketing standards sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Relates to energy services company telemarketing standards; enacts provisions restricting telemarketing to customers who enroll in an opt-out registry. Read more...
S4529-2015: Relates to carbon dioxide allowances for biomass-fired electric generating facilities under the carbon dioxide budget trading program sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Establishes that electric generating facilities that use biomass for more than 50% of its annual heat input shall not be required to obtain carbon dioxide allowances for carbon dioxide emissions attributable to the burning of biomass under the carbon dioxide budget trading program. Read more...
S4530-2015: Exempts from sales and use tax any geothermal systems sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Exempts from sales and use tax any geothermal system. Read more...
S4531-2015: Establishes protocols for amateur combative sports sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: CULTURAL AFFAIRS, TOURISM, PARKS AND RECREATION | Search
Establishes protocols for amateur combative sports; establishes procedures for applications for licenses; establishes penalties for violations. Read more...
S4468-2015: Establishes the New York state independent budget office sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Creates the New York state independent budget office with a director to be appointed, upon the recommendations of an independent budget office advisory committee, by the speaker of the assembly and the temporary president of the senate; such office shall provide objective, non-partisan and timely analyses of state revenue, expenditures and management practices to members of the legislature for any legislation with fiscal impact or at the request of a leader or a committee. Read more...
S4469-2015: Establishes the crime of theft by failure to make required disposition of funds received sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: CODES | Search
Establishes the crime of theft by failure to make required disposition of funds received making it a class A misdemeanor when the person intentionally deals with the property received as his or her own and fails to make the required payment or disposition of funds. Read more...
S4470-2015: Imposes term limits for the offices of governor, comptroller and attorney-general sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Establishes term limits for the offices of governor, attorney-general and comptroller; limits the amount of time any person can act as governor; limits terms of office of members of the legislature. Read more...
S4471-2015: Removes constitutional provision that the lieutenant-governor shall act as governor when the governor is absent from the state sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Removes constitutional provision that the lieutenant-governor shall act as governor when the governor is absent from the state; also provides likewise for the case in which the lieutenant-governor is absent from the state and the case in which the temporary president of the senate is absent from the state. Read more...
S4466-2015: Authorizes all municipalities to join a county self-funded or self-insured health plan sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Authorizes all municipalities, with the consent of the county and the governing body of such municipality, to join a county self-funded or self-insured health plan. Read more...
S4467-2015: Provides for the licensing of licensed orientation and mobility specialists and vision rehabilitation therapists sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: HIGHER EDUCATION | Search
Provides for the licensing of licensed orientation and mobility specialists and vision rehabilitation therapists. Read more...
S4464-2015: Shortens the time frame within which a meeting may be called to vote on consolidation of school districts after qualified voters have not voted in favor of consolidation sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: EDUCATION | Search
Shortens the time frame within which a meeting may be called to vote on consolidation of school districts after qualified voters have not voted in favor of consolidation. Read more...
S4465-2015: Requires sex offenders who fail to register or verify twice or more to wear a location-tracking device sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION | Search
Requires sex offenders who fail to register or verify their registration on two or more occasions to wear a location-tracking device while on probation, parole, conditional release or post-release supervision; failure to wear such device shall be a class D felony and grounds for revocation of parole and probation. Read more...
S4460-2015: Prohibits the transmission of unsolicited advertising text messages to cellular telephones or pagers sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: CORPORATIONS, AUTHORITIES AND COMMISSIONS | Search
Prohibits the transmission of unsolicited advertising text messages to cellular telephones or pagers; makes an exception for providers of such services and their affiliates who have permission; provides for enforcement by the attorney general and a private right of action. Read more...
S4450-2015: Establishes the crime of non-consensual disclosure of sexually explicit images sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: CODES | Search
Establishes the crime of non-consensual disclosure of sexually explicit images as a class A misdemeanor. Read more...
S4323-2015: Enacts the school buildings carbon monoxide act sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Enacts the school buildings carbon monoxide act requiring the building code to include standards for the installation of operable carbon monoxide detectors in every elementary and secondary school building within the state wherein the use of heating or other equipment poses a substantial risk of exposure to carbon monoxide. Read more...
S4304-2015: Authorizes state chartered banking institutions to invest their assets to the extent authorized in the rules and regulations of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: BANKS | Search
Authorizes state chartered banking institutions to invest their assets to the extent authorized in the rules and regulations of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Read more...
S4305-2015: Authorizes state chartered banking institutions to pledge investment grade corporate bonds to secure state and municipal deposits sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: BANKS | Search
Authorizes state chartered banking institutions to pledge investment grade corporate bonds to secure state and municipal deposits; also authorizes the pledging of municipal bonds having a maturity of more than 5 years. Read more...
S4211-2015: Relates to the expansion of natural gas service in this state sponsored by GRIFFO
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Enacts provisions to provide for and assist in the expansion of natural gas service in this state for environmental and economic benefit. Read more...
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