Michael Gianaris's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Michael Gianaris.
S2483A-2015: Provides that qualified persons who are not registered to vote may register on a day of election at their polling places sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: ELECTIONS | Search
Provides that qualified persons who have never previously registered to vote in this state may apply personally for registration by appearing at the appropriate polling place for the election district in which such person resides on the day such polling place is open for voting; requires establishment of a procedure to enable such registrants to cast their votes at the appropriate polling places. Read more...
S2538A-2015: Enacts the "voter empowerment act of New York" to streamline the process for registering to vote sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: ELECTIONS | Search
Enacts the "voter empowerment act of New York" to streamline the process for registering to vote. Read more...
S3962-2015: Relates to siting requirements for the New York city school construction authority's leasing program sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: CORPORATIONS, AUTHORITIES AND COMMISSIONS | Search
Relates to siting requirements for the New York city school construction authority's leasing program. Read more...
S3963-2015: Designates discrimination against employees for failure to meet certain ticket quotas as a class A misdemeanor sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: LABOR | Search
Designates discrimination against employees for failure to meet certain ticket quotas as a class A misdemeanor. Read more...
S3692-2015: Requires boards of elections and bipartisan committees to hand count ballots cast in elections where the difference is 10 or less votes or .5% sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: ELECTIONS | Search
Requires boards of elections and bipartisan committees to hand count ballots during recanvass of any cast in election for a position where the difference between the candidates is 10 or less votes, or .5% of the ballots cast for such position, whichever shall be greater. Read more...
S3691-2015: Authorizes the city of New York to discontinue use of certain park land and convey it to the St. Michael's cemetery sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: CITIES | Search
Authorizes the city of New York to discontinue use of certain park land and convey it to the St. Michael's cemetery. Read more...
S3693-2015: Authorizes the division of veterans' affairs to provide for the interment of the unclaimed remains of veterans sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: VETERANS, HOMELAND SECURITY AND MILITARY AFFAIRS | Search
Authorizes the division of veterans' affairs to provide for the interment of the unclaimed remains of veterans. Read more...
S2897-2015: Relates to contributions to candidates and political committees sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: ELECTIONS | Search
Relates to contributions to candidates and political committees. Read more...
S2539-2015: Relates to the surrender of certificates of registration and number plates sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: TRANSPORTATION | Search
Requires the surrender of certificates of registration and number plates of all motor vehicles which a person has registered where such person has a suspended or revoked driver's license. Read more...
S2540-2015: Provides that every schedule of rates of gas and electric corporations which is based on operation of over 18 months, shall be reviewed annually sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Provides that every gas or electric rate schedule, which is based on projections of revenues, expenditures and utility operations for more than 18 months, shall be annually reviewed by the public service commission; such review proceeding shall include all the parties involved in the proceeding at which such schedule was originally approved. Read more...
S2455-2015: Declares a policy of equal treatment in development and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations and policies sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION | Search
Declares a policy of equal treatment of people of all races, cultures, religions, incomes, education levels and sexual preference in the development and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations and policies. Read more...
S2456-2015: Establishes the offense of forcible touching against a child sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: CODES | Search
Establishes the class E felony offense of forcible touching against a child who is under 13 years old. Read more...
S2457-2015: Expands the amount of information available about registered sex offenders on the division of criminal justice services website sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION | Search
Expands the amount of information available to police and the public, by means of the internet, on registered sex offenders; authorizes any person to register with the division of criminal justice services to receive e-mail notification of all sex offenders residing within their zip code. Read more...
S2458-2015: Requires general purpose lights used in all public buildings to meet certain energy efficiency standards sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Requires general purpose lights used in all public buildings to meet certain energy efficiency standards; provides that such standards increase over time. Read more...
S2459-2015: Requires sex offenders, regardless of their classification, to annually register with the division of criminal justice services for life sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION | Search
Requires sex offenders, regardless of their classification, to annually register with the division of criminal justice service for life; eliminates the ability of level 2 sex offenders to petition for relief from registering in the future after having been registered for 30 years. Read more...
S2485-2015: Authorizes family court judges to transfer certain child support arrears matters to criminal courts sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Authorizes family court judges to transfer certain child support arrears matters to the criminal courts; amends the jurisdiction of the criminal courts. Read more...
S2478-2015: Establishes the traffic infraction of interference with a funeral procession sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: TRANSPORTATION | Search
Establishes the traffic infraction of interference with a funeral procession. Read more...
S2484-2015: Includes in the class E felony of vehicular assault in the second degree, the causing of serious physical injury or death while operating a vehicle with suspended, revoked or no license sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: CODES | Search
Includes in the class E felony of vehicular assault in the second degree, the causing of serious physical injury or death to another person, while operating a motor vehicle with a suspended or revoked license, or if he or she is unlicensed. Read more...
S2476-2015: Requires that at least one commissioner of the public service commission have experience in utility consumer advocacy sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Requires that at least one commissioner of the public service commission have experience in utility consumer advocacy. Read more...
S2477-2015: Requires the public service commission to provide notice and opportunity to comment to local community boards in N.Y. city before sale of land by utility sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Directs the public service commission to provide notice, in a city having a population of one million or more, to the appropriate local community board prior to such commission's consideration of granting permission to a gas corporation or electric corporation furnishing utility service to acquire or sell land; establishes that such community boards shall also be provided with the opportunity to submit comments and recommendations on the proposed sale or acquisition; directs the public service commission to address and respond to such comments and recommendations. Read more...
You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Michael Gianaris.