Ruth Hassell-Thompson's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Ruth Hassell-Thompson.
S3337C-2013: Relates to sentencing and resentencing in domestic violence cases sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CODES | Search
Relates to sentencing and resentencing in domestic violence cases. Read more...
S6922-2013: Relates to benefits which a non-professional employee of an educational institution may receive; repealer sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: LABOR | Search
Relates to benefits which a non-professional employee of an educational institution may receive. Read more...
S6923-2013: Enacts the "adjunct professors' unemployment insurance fairness act" sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: LABOR | Search
Enacts the "adjunct professors' unemployment insurance fairness act"; provides that an offer of employment or assignment made to a part-time faculty employee by a higher education institution which is contingent on enrollment, funding, or programmatic changes shall not constitute reasonable assurance of continued employment. Read more...
S3360A-2013: Defines necessary court appearance for purposes of determination of crime victim's award sponsored by Hassell-Thompson
Committee: CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION | Search
Defines the term "necessary court appearance" for purposes of the determination of a crime victim's award to include any part of a proceeding from arraignment through sentencing, pre and post trial hearings and hearings before the parole board. Read more...
S3535A-2013: Enacts the child protection act of 2013; repealer sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CODES | Search
Enacts the child protection act of 2013; establishes the class A-I felony of aggravated murder of a child for which the sentence shall be life imprisonment without parole; aggravated murder of a child shall include intentional killing of a person under 14 while in the course of committing rape, criminal sexual acts, aggravated sexual abuse or incest against such child, or the depraved indifference or intentional killing of a person under 14 while being legally responsible for the care of such child; repeals provisions of murder in the second degree which mirror certain provisions of aggravated murder of a child; treats the offense of aggravated murder of a child in a manner similar to murder in the first degree; establishes the offenses of aggravated manslaughter of a child, aggravated abuse of a child in the first, second and third degrees, and aggravated endangering the welfare of a child. Read more...
S6473-2013: Relates to temporary maintenance awards and maintenance obligations; repealer sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: JUDICIARY | Search
Relates to modification of temporary maintenance awards and maintenance obligations. Read more...
S6471-2013: Authorizes a childhood education surcharge on the personal income tax for cities having a population of one million or more persons sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Authorizes a childhood education surcharge on the personal income tax for cities having a population of one million or more persons. Read more...
S4206B-2013: Relates to entrepreneurship assistance centers; repealer sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: COMMERCE, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND SMALL BUSINESS | Search
Relates to entrepreneurship assistance centers to provide assistance to primarily minority group members, women, individuals with a disability and dislocated workers; requires the department of economic development to establish criteria and designation of such centers; sets forth requirements for each center. Read more...
S3382A-2013: Provides for a deduction from personal gross income for expenses incurred in the adoption of a child in the foster care system sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Provides for a deduction from personal gross income for expenses incurred in the adoption of a child in the foster care system. Read more...
S5794-2013: Grants peace officer status to public safety officers of Co-op City in Bronx county sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CODES | Search
Grants peace officer status to public safety officers of Co-op City in Bronx county. Read more...
S5783-2013: Authorize the Co-op City public safety department in Bronx county to appoint special policemen with certain specified powers sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CODES | Search
Authorizes the Co-op City public safety department in Bronx county to appoint special policemen with certain specified powers, and grants peace officer status to special policemen and public safety officers so appointed. Read more...
S5436-2013: Creates a public umbilical cord blood banking program sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Creates a public umbilical cord blood banking program within the department of health to promote public awareness of the potential benefits of public cord banking, to promote research into the uses of cord blood, and to facilitate pre-delivery arrangements for public banking of cord blood donations. Read more...
S5285-2013: Creates minority and women-owned business enterprise regional advocates sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Creates minority and women-owned business enterprise regional advocates; provides that the advocates will help ensure that municipal agencies comply with the provisions of law relating to minority and women-owned business enterprises. Read more...
S5010-2013: Authorizes the city of Mt. Vernon to install red-light violation cameras sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: TRANSPORTATION | Search
Authorizes the city of Mt. Vernon to install red-light violation cameras. Read more...
S4312-2013: Authorizes the city of Mount Vernon to offer certain retirement options to Christopher Grieco, Wendell Griffin, Patsy Leone and Jeremy Villanueva, police officers employed by such city sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: LOCAL GOVERNMENT | Search
Authorizes the city of Mount Vernon to offer certain retirement options to Christopher Grieco, Wendell Griffin, Patsy Leone and Jeremy Villanueva, police officers employed by such city. Read more...
S3384-2013: Provides for the application for sealing a record of conviction sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CODES | Search
Provides for the application for sealing a record of conviction; establishes waiting periods for various convictions where such application may be made; authorizes certain agencies to maintain records; may be unsealed at the time of an arrest; prohibits the publication of sealed records; prohibits the waiver of this section at plea. Read more...
S3385-2013: Relates to domestic violence sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Defines "victim of domestic violence"; prohibits employers from discriminating against victims of domestic violence. Read more...
S3386-2013: Makes it an unlawful discriminatory practice for prospective employers to make certain inquiries relating to criminal convictions sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION | Search
Establishes it shall be an unlawful discriminatory practice for any prospective employer to make an inquiry about, or to act upon adversely to the individual involved based upon, any criminal conviction of such individual unless such employer first makes a conditional offer of employment to such individual. Read more...
S3381-2013: Establishes certain rights for shareholders in limited-profit housing companies sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Establishes certain rights for shareholders in limited-profit housing companies. Read more...
S3383-2013: Allows Westchester county to require bidders for public works, construction or purchase contracts to hire and retain persons residing in certain targeted communities sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: LOCAL GOVERNMENT | Search
Allows Westchester county to require bidders for public works, construction or purchase contracts to hire and retain persons residing in certain targeted communities. Read more...
You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Ruth Hassell-Thompson.