Michael Gianaris's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Michael Gianaris.
S6894-2013: Relates to raising to civil jurisdictional limits sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Raises the civil jurisdictional limits to $10,000 for small claims. Read more...
S6893-2013: Relates to the membership and duties of the board of trustees and the oversight of the executive director and key library executive personnel of the Queens Borough Public Library sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: CITIES | Search
Relates to the membership and duties of the board of trustees and the oversight of the executive director and key library executive personnel of the Queens Borough Public Library. Read more...
S6386-2013: 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...
S6385-2013: 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...
S586A-2013: Makes the following participating agencies for purposes of agency assisted voter registration: public libraries, local housing authorities, and public high schools sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: ELECTIONS | Search
Makes the following participating agencies for purposes of agency assisted voter registration: public libraries, local housing authorities, and public high schools; directs the state board of elections to promulgate rules and regulations for implementation. Read more...
S593A-2013: Directs public service commission to require electric and steam corporations to provide rate reductions or refunds for inadequate or interrupted service sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Directs the public service commission to require electric and steam corporations to provide rate reductions or refunds for inadequate or interrupted service; requires electric corporations, in cities having a population of one million or more, to reimburse ratepayers for damages to and losses of property and business caused by power outages lasting more than 12 hours during any 24-hour period; requires steam corporations, in cities having a population of one million or more, to reimburse ratepayers for damages to and losses of property and business caused by service interruptions lasting more than 48 hours. Read more...
S619B-2013: 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...
S588A-2013: Directs the director of the office of homeland security and emergency services to conduct a review of security of metropolitan transportation authority facilities sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: VETERANS, HOMELAND SECURITY AND MILITARY AFFAIRS | Search
Directs the director of the office of homeland security and emergency services to conduct a review and analysis of the security measures taken at the transportation facilities of the metropolitan transportation authority and its subsidiaries; requires such director to issue confidential reports of his or her findings and recommendations. Read more...
S609A-2013: 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...
S572A-2013: Prohibits the purchase of more than 1 firearm during any period of 30 days sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: CODES | Search
Establishes the class A misdemeanor of unlawful procurement of a firearm, for the purchase or acquisition of more that 1 firearm during any period of 30 days. Read more...
S573A-2013: Requires persons possessing any firearm to hold a firearms safety certificate sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: CODES | Search
Requires persons possessing any firearm to hold a firearms safety certificate; establishes application and training process therefor. Read more...
S584A-2013: Expands the scope of management and operations audits of gas and electric corporations conducted by the public service commission sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Expands the scope of management and operations audits of gas and electric corporations conducted by the public service commission; requires copies of such audits to be provided to the governor and various legislative leaders. Read more...
S569A-2013: Requires general purpose lights used in all public buildings to meet certain energy efficiency standards sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: INFRASTRUCTURE AND CAPITAL INVESTMENT | 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...
S595A-2013: Authorizes students and camp attendees to carry and use topical sunscreen products in school with the written permission of their parents sponsored by GIANARIS
Authorizes pupils and camp attendees to carry and use topical sunscreen products with the written permission of their parents or guardians; requires a record of such permission be maintained in the child's school and/or camp. Read more...
S606A-2013: Requires transmitters of money to provide a certain warning to consumers sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: BANKS | Search
Requires transmitters of money to provide a warning which informs consumers of certain fraudulent activities that may occur. Read more...
S616-2013: 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...
S617-2013: Removes ten day advance voter registration requirement sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Amends the constitution to delete the requirement that registration for purposes of voting be completed at least ten days before election day and provides that laws be made to adequately safeguard against deception in the exercise of the right of suffrage; enables the legislature to enact legislation permitting persons to register to vote on election day and also to implement adequate safeguards against fraud. Read more...
S614-2013: Increases to 15% the amount of the empire state film production credit that can be taken against taxes administered by the city of New York sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Increases to 15% the amount of the empire state film production credit that can be taken against taxes administered by cities of one million or more; increases the aggregate of the credits which may be taken against such taxes. Read more...
S615-2013: Requires all hospitals to establish, utilize and complete a checklist for each intensive care medical procedure performed in the hospital sponsored by GIANARIS
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Requires all hospitals to establish, utilize and complete a checklist for each intensive care medical procedure performed in the hospital. Read more...
S618-2013: 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...
You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Michael Gianaris.