SENATOR GOLDEN AND SENATE COLLEAGUES PASS BILL TO REQUIRE RANDOM STEROID TESTING FOR HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETES
The New York State Senate today passed legislation, sponsored by Senator Andrew Lanza (R-I, Staten Island), that would require random testing for anabolic steroids in high school athletes in public and private schools.
SENATE PASSES BILL TO HELP FAMILIES CARING FOR ELDERLY LOVED ONES
Bill Would Provide A Tax Exemption For Family Members Of The Elderly
The New York State Senate today passed legislation (S.2060), sponsored by Senator John A. DeFrancisco (R-Syracuse) that would provide individuals who are caring for an elderly family member with an additional tax exemption.
GOLDEN JOINS SENATE PASSAGE OF BILL TO CRACK DOWN ON STAGED VIOLENCE
FOR INTERNET ENTERTAINMENT
The New York State Senate today passed legislation (S.8207), sponsored by Senator Serphin Maltese (Queens), designed to crack down on the alarming trend of recording criminal acts of violence with the intent of distributing them on the Internet for entertainment purposes.
SUMMER 2008 CONCERTS IN THE PARK - SCHEDULEpresented by the Bay Ridge & Bensonhurst Beautification & Preservation Alliance, the Community Energy Response Team CERT1NYC and New York State Senator Marty Golden
SENATOR GOLDEN ANNOUNCES DEAL REACHED FOR NEW KEY FOOD TO OPEN IN BAY RIDGE
Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today is announcing that a 25 year lease, with options, been signed to open a new Key Food Supermarket at 242 Bay Ridge Avenue in Bay Ridge. The store, which is expected to open this Fall, will be 13,000 square feet with a parking lot across the street.
SENATOR MARTY GOLDEN SECURES NEW TRAFFIC LIGHTS TO ENHANCE SAFETY OF COMMUNITY
Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District) today is announcing that the New York City Department of Transportation has approved two of his requests to install traffic lights at busy intersections throughout the community.
State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today joined his colleagues in the New York State Senate today passed legislation (S.4875), sponsored by Senator Cathy Young (R-C-I, Olean) that would allow victims of alleged domestic violence to testify in court via closed-circuit television.
SENATOR GOLDEN TO HOST TOWN HALL MEETING FOR BENSONHURST AND GRAVESEND COMMUNITIES
Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, 22nd District) is announcing that he will be hosting a Bensonhurst/Gravesend town hall meeting on Monday, June 9, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Mary Mother of Jesus auditorium located at 2326-84th Street in Brooklyn.
SENATE PASSES BILL TO BAN TEXTING WHILE DRIVING Albany- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) today joined colleagues in the New York State Senate is passing legislation that would prohibit drivers from sending text messages while driving. The bill (S.3195-C), sponsored by Senator Carl Marcellino (R, Syosset), amends previous legislation banning cell phone use while driving by prohibiting drivers from writing, sending or reading text messages on a mobile telephone or any other mobile device.
SENATE PASSES BILL TO ESTABLISH DEATH PENALTY FOR COP KILLERS The New York State Senate today passed legislation, sponsored by Senator Martin Golden (R-C, Brooklyn), that would establish the death penalty for criminals who kill police officers. “As a former New York City Police Officer, I know there is evil walking on the streets of the City and State of New York, endangering the lives of every single police officer,” Senator Golden said. “It is our responsibility to pass this legislation and send it to the Governor -- we
GOLDEN TO SPONSOR N.Y.U. DENTAL VAN AS PART OF FREE HEALTH FAIR FOR COMMUNITY
Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) is announcing that he will sponsor the New York University Dental Van as part of a free community health fair being organized as an Eagle Scout Project by Matthew Delaney of Boy Scout Troop 20.
Members of the New York State Senate Majority Conference today introduced a package of legislation that would provide greater benefits and protections to New York’s military personnel. The package of bills, announced at a Capitol news conference, includes measures to provide better access to education, health and mental health services, employment opportunities, support for the families of New York’s service members and ways to commemorate and honor those who serve our state and nation.
SENATOR GOLDEN VISITS 86TH STREET CONSTRUCTION PROJECT
Brooklyn- State Senator Martin J. Golden (R-C, Brooklyn) recently visited and met with officials of the Department of Design and Construction at the site of the 86th Street sewer construction project to be updated about the status and progress of the project.