Ruth Hassell-Thompson's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Ruth Hassell-Thompson.
S5759-2015: Directs contracting state agencies to develop a growth plan in order to increase participation of MWBEs with respect to state contracts and subcontracts sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Directs contracting state agencies to develop a growth plan in order to increase participation of minority- and women-owned businesses with respect to state contracts and subcontracts. Read more...
S5746-2015: Relates to officer-involved deaths and near deaths sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Creates a board to review officer-involved deaths and near deaths. Read more...
S2037B-2015: Allows municipal commissions to use alternate lists for filling vacancies with resident and non-resident minority group members and women in order to achieve diversity sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CIVIL SERVICE AND PENSIONS | Search
Allows municipal commissions to use alternate lists for filling vacancies with resident and non-resident minority group members and women in order to achieve diversity in the workplace. Read more...
S5594-2015: Creates a middle income home ownership subsidy program sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Creates a middle income home ownership subsidy program to assist persons with an income below the current median income for the city of New York with the purchase of a residence in an urban area. Read more...
S5592-2015: Establishes the office of special investigation within the department of law sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Establishes the office of special investigation within the department of law to investigate and prosecute any alleged criminal offense or offenses committed by a police officer or peace officer, concerning acts that appear to have involved the use of deadly force against a person who neither displayed nor intentionally threatened the imminent use of a deadly weapon or dangerous instrument. Read more...
S5593-2015: Permits the sealing of records of certain nonviolent misdemeanor or nonsexual misdemeanor criminal offenses sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CODES | Search
Permits the sealing of records of certain nonviolent misdemeanor or non-sexual misdemeanor criminal offenses; defines the term "eligible misdemeanor"; excludes certain misdemeanor offenses as eligible misdemeanors for the purposes of conditional sealing; lists certain eligibility requirements for sealing; provides an order granting sealing under this section shall restore the individual concerned, in the contemplation of the laws, to the status such individual occupied before the arrest or institution of criminal proceedings for the crime that was the subject of the sealing. Read more...
S4397-2015: 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
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...
S3818-2015: Requires notice be provided to any officer or employee of the department of correctional services whose personal information is the subject of a subpoena duces tecum sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CORRECTION | Search
Requires that notice be provided to any officer or employee of the department of corrections and community supervision whose personal information is the subject of a subpoena duces tecum. Read more...
S3817-2015: Requires that rehabilitation programs for female inmates in state correctional facilities be equivalent to those provided to male inmates elsewhere in the state sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CRIME VICTIMS, CRIME AND CORRECTION | Search
Requires that rehabilitation programs for female inmates in state correctional facilities be equivalent to those provided to male inmates of correctional facilities elsewhere in the state; provides that such rehabilitation programs shall include, but not be limited to, vocational, academic and industrial programs. Read more...
S3816-2015: Requires that rehabilitation programs for female inmates in state correctional facilities be equivalent to those provided to male inmates elsewhere in the state sponsored by Hassell-Thompson
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Requires that rehabilitation programs for female inmates in state correctional facilities be equivalent to those provided to male inmates of correctional facilities elsewhere in the state; provides that such rehabilitation programs shall include, but not be limited to, vocational, academic and industrial programs. Read more...
S2628-2015: Enacts the child protection act of 2015; repealer sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CODES | Search
Enacts the child protection act of 2015; 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...
S2627-2015: Relates to entrepreneurship assistance centers; repealer sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: COMMERCE, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND SMALL BUSINESS | Search
Establishes 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...
S2344-2015: 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...
S2343-2015: Provides for accelerated payments to the city school district of the city of Mount Vernon sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: EDUCATION | Search
Provides for accelerated payments to the city school district of the city of Mount Vernon. Read more...
S2345-2015: 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...
S2248-2015: Directs state university trustees to promulgate and enforce a sweat-free code of conduct for the licensing and purchase of apparel at colleges of state university sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: HIGHER EDUCATION | Search
Directs the state university trustees to promulgate and enforce a sweat-free code of conduct for the licensing and purchase of apparel at colleges and universities of the state university; requires provision in contracts with apparel manufacturers providing for the termination thereof if the manufacturer uses a sweatshop; requires that at least one member of the special task force on the apparel industry be a representative of the state university of New York. Read more...
S2249-2015: 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...
S2222-2015: 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...
S2223-2015: 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...
S2224-2015: Prohibits any person who owns or manages more than four rental units within the state from serving as a public member on a rent guidelines board sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: HOUSING, CONSTRUCTION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | Search
Prohibits any person who owns or manages more than four rental units within the state from serving as a public member on a rent guidelines board. Read more...
You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Ruth Hassell-Thompson.