Shirley L. Huntley's Videos

2/24/2010: Senator Huntley explaining her vote regarding S. 6430A

NEW YORK STATE SENATE

INTRODUCER'S MEMORANDUM IN SUPPORT

submitted in accordance with Senate Rule VI. Sec 1

BILL NUMBER: S6430A REVISED 02/10/10

SPONSOR: SQUADRON

TITLE OF BILL:

February 23, 2010
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11/18/2009: Senator Huntley explains her vote on "Leandra's Law"

(S. 66008-Dilan/A. 40008-Weisenberg) The Child Passenger Protection Act was signed into law November 18, 2009 after both the New York State Senate and Assembly passed it unanimously during a Special Session. The bill also called Leandra’s Law, was named after Leandra Rosado who died at the age of 11 as a passenger in a vehicle driven by a drunk driver. Leandra’s father, Lenny Rosado was in attendance when the bill passed the Senate and when Governor Paterson officially signed the bill.

November 18, 2009
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September 14, 2009
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8/06/2009: Special Session

Senator Shirley L. Huntley speaks on S. 5887/A. 8903 (Padavan/Silver) 

Relates to the New York City School District, Board of Education, Chancellor, community councils and community superintendents

 

BILL NUMBER: S5887

SPONSOR: PADAVAN

TITLE OF BILL:

An act to amend the education law, in relation to the New York city

board of education, chancellor, community councils and community super-

intendents; to amend chapter 738 of the laws of 1988, amending the

August 6, 2009
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7/23/2009: Senator Shirley Huntley speaks on School Governance.

Thursday, July 23, 2009 @ 1:00pm, City Hall Steps: Senator Shirley L. Huntley a tireless advocate of education, speaks about her intent to ensure parents become a focal part of their child's education under Mayoral Control. She believes parents have the fundamental right to be a participant in their children's future and vocal members of the NYC Dept of Education.

July 23, 2009
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7/17/2009: Senator Huntley speaking on Education and Mayoral Control

Senator Huntley's remarks on the "Better Schools Act " (S. 5576 Parker) during a 2:00 am Session

TITLE OF BILL:

An act to amend the education law and the New York city charter, in relation to enacting the "better schools act"; expanding the duties of the city board and other officials of the city of New York, and the independent budget office; establishing procedures and policies for certain education related matters, and creating the center for parent and student service and empowerment

 

July 17, 2009
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6/02/2009: 2009 Women of Distinction Ceremony

Dr. Inge Auerbacher is presented with the 2009 New York State Women of Distinction Certificate of Acheivement by Senator Shirley L. Huntley at the New York State Capitol.

June 2, 2009
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5/05/2009: Senator Huntley attends OASAS Recovery Rally (Your Story Matters)

Hosted by Karen Carpenter-Palumbo, Commissioner of NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS)

Senator Shirley L. Huntley, Chair of Mental Health and Developmental Disablities          

Assemblyman Felix Ortiz, Chair of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse

May 9, 2009
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4/29/2009: "Your Story Matters" Resolution

Senator Shirley L. Huntley introduces a resolution in regards to recovery (SR1628)

April 29, 2009
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4/27/2009: Senator Huntley explains her vote about Immigrant Workers

S. 3357 Onorato (Requires employers to give written notice of the rate of pay and the regular pay day upon hiring, and get written acknowledgment thereof from each employee; also requires notice of the rate of overtime pay)

April 27, 2009
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3/26/2009: Riverview Resolution (SR1032)

Senator Shirley L. Huntley (D-Jamaica) and Senator Betty O'Little (R-Glen Falls) introduces a resolution in memory of Riverview IRA (Individual Residential Alternative) Group Home Tragedy in Wells, New York

March 26, 2009
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3/23/2009: Honoring Susan B. Taylor on Women's History Month

Senator Shirley L. Huntley introduces a resolution to Honor Susan B. Taylor, Founder and Editor in Chief of Essence Magazine

March 23, 2009
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3/11/2009: Women's History Month

Senator Huntley speaks about Women's History Month

March 11, 2009
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3/11/2009: Women's History Month

Senator Huntley speaks about Women History Month

March 11, 2009
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2/03/2009: Dr. Gloria Black Resolution

Senator Shirley L. Huntley introduces a resolution mourning the death of Dr. Gloria Ruby Mae Black (SR53)

February 3, 2009
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1/29/2009: Joint Budget Hearing on Mental Health

Remarks from Senator Shirley L. Huntley, Chair (Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities)

Attendees: Diana Jones-Ritter, OMRDD Commissioner, Karen Carpenter-Palumbo, OASAS Commissioner (Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services) and Michael Hogan, Office of Mental Health Commissioner

 

January 29, 2009
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1/24/2009: Senator Huntley speaking at St. John's Hospital Rally

Senator Shirley L. Huntley (D-Jamaica) joins the rally to stop against the closing of Mary Immaculate Hospital

January 24, 2009
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