Ruth Hassell-Thompson's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Ruth Hassell-Thompson.
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...
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...
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...
S2225-2015: 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...
S2194-2015: Provides for a deduction from personal income for adoption expenses sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Provides for a deduction against personal gross income in an amount equal to fees, costs and expenses paid or incurred including legal fees and agency costs in connection with the adoption of a child. Read more...
S2195-2015: Requires all motor vehicle insurers to file annual detailed financial and claim data statements with the superintendent of financial services sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Requires all motor vehicle insurers to file annual detailed financial and claim data statements with the superintendent of financial services; provides that all such statements shall be made available to the public. Read more...
S2184-2015: Establishes a temporary commission to examine and review the degree of segregation in primary and secondary schools sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Establishes a temporary commission to examine and review the degree and effect of segregation in primary and secondary schools and any correlation with school funding and the long-term impact of inadequate education on segregated students; expires 2018. Read more...
S2188-2015: Increases medicaid reimbursement payment aggregate for private duty nursing services and care sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: HEALTH | Search
Increases medicaid reimbursement payment aggregate for private duty nursing services and care by 15 million dollars for period 7/1/16 to 3/31/17, and by 20 million dollars annually thereafter for each period from April 1 to March 31. Read more...
S2189-2015: Enacts the "Omnibus Prevailing Wage Enforcement Act" sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: LABOR | Search
Enacts the "Omnibus Prevailing Wage Enforcement Act"; creates the office of the prevailing wage fraud inspector general for increased vigilance in the effort to achieve prevailing wage enforcement; allows public authorities to require that successful bidders for public works jobs participate in a state-sponsored apprenticeship program; makes related provisions. Read more...
S2191-2015: Raises the monetary value of damaged property that is considered criminal mischief or securities fraud sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CODES | Search
Raises the monetary value of damaged property that is considered criminal mischief or securities fraud. Read more...
S2192-2015: Relates to the manner in which certain provisions of the correction law are enforced sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: CODES | Search
Relates to the manner in which certain provisions of the correction law are enforced. Read more...
S2185-2015: Authorizes payment of state aid for students with handicapping conditions; resulting savings to be used to reduce taxes sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: EDUCATION | Search
Authorizes payment of state aid by the commissioner of education for special education services for students with handicapping conditions for costs directly related to such services; provides that the results from savings should be given to school districts to be used to reduce school taxes. Read more...
S2193-2015: Authorizes the use of cool roofs on new or substantially renovated state-owned buildings sponsored by HASSELL-THOMPSON
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Authorizes the use of cool roofs on new construction or substantially renovated state-owned buildings; relates to establishing the state green building construction act. Read more...
You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Ruth Hassell-Thompson.