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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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6/02/2009: New York State Senate Women of Distinction Ceremony

Senator Shirley L. Huntley presents Dr. Inge Auerbacher with the 2009 Women of Distinction Award

June 2, 2009
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6/02/2009: New York State Conference of Black Senators

Senator Huntley talks about her Signature Agenda: Mayoral Control

June 2, 2009
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Committee on Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Senator Shirley L. Huntley, Chair 9:30 AM, Wednesday, June 3, 2009 Room 804 LOB

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June 3, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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Senator Huntley Hosts Lupus Awareness and Education Forum

News From theNew York State Senator Shirley L. Huntley

For Immediate Release: May 27, 2009

Contact: Monica Pringle| (718) 523-3069| pringle@senate.state.ny.usSelvena N. Brooks | (212) 298-5616 | sbrooks@senate.state.ny.us

Senator Huntley Hosts Lupus Awareness  and Education Forum

May 27, 2009
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Legislation to Amend HIV Testing

News From theNew York State Senator Shirley L. Huntley

For Immediate Release: May 27, 2009

Contact: Monica Pringle| (718) 523-3069| pringle@senate.state.ny.usSelvena N. Brooks | (212) 298-5616 | sbrooks@senate.state.ny.us

Senator Huntley and Assemblywoman Robinson Urge Support of Legislation to Amend HIV Testing (A. 7757/S. 4484)

May 27, 2009
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5/22/2009: Veteran's Recognition Ceremony

Senator Huntley (D-Jamaica) gave out 44 certificates to the veterans at the Jamaica (Main) Post Office located on 88-40 164th Street, Jamaica, New York 11432

May 22, 2009
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5/22/2009: (1 of 2) "Veteran's Recognition Ceremony" held at Jamaica (Main) Post Office

Senator Huntley gave out 44 certificates to the veterans at the Jamaica Post Office (8840 164th Street, Jamaica, New York 11432)

May 22, 2009
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Swine Flu Update (Updated May 20th, 2009)

As the H1N1 flu outbreak has developed, it has caused concern among many New Yorkers. The New York State Senate has put together this information sheet to help understand the current situation and the response on all levels. Please see the attached document for further details.

File: 
H1N1_memo_5.20.09.pdf

May 20, 2009
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Senator Huntley Hosts Community Elder Law Day Forum

In honor of Elder Law Day, State Senator Shirley L. Huntley will host a panel forum for the community on essential resources available to senior citizens. The panel will consist of representatives from various government agencies, including the Office of the New York State Attorney General, Community Enrichment & Education, NYS Consumer Protection Board, NYS Energy Research and Development Authority, and NYC Department of Consumer Affairs.  

May 20, 2009
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State Senator Shirley L. Huntley Announce Passage of Crucial Legislation That Protects Firefighters

On the eve of Memorial Day, legislation will give firefighters legal protection when operating fire trucks Today, the New York State Senate unanimously passed legislation protecting firefighters from legal liability when operating fire trucks. The legislation closes a dubious loophole in state law that puts firefighters in legal jeopardy on a consistent basis.   

May 20, 2009
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Senator Huntley Helps Protect Unemployed New Yorkers

Senate passes legislation to aid unemployed as tens of thousands face loss of benefits Today, State Senator Shirley Huntley announced that the New York State Senate passed critical legislation (S.4110-A) that will provide an additional 13 weeks of extended benefits to nearly 120,000 currently unemployed New Yorkers.   This legislation comes at a time when our economy is struggling, as Senator Huntley and her colleagues in the Majority are working to turn the economy around and help people find new, fair paying jobs. 

May 19, 2009
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5/19/2009: Honoring New York State Police

Senator Shirley L. Huntley (D-Jamaica), Superintendent Harry Corbitt, Deputy Superintendant Pedro J. Perez and New York State Police visit Senate Chambers

May 19, 2009
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Senator Huntley Calls On Senate Majority-Controlled Senate To Deliver Much-Needed Legislative Reform

Newly-elected State Senator Shirley L. Huntley (D-Queens) today criticized the Majority-controlled Senate for once again failing to deliver on their promise of legislative reform. The Senate Minority Conference recently proposed changes to the Senate rules that would increase participation of rank-and-file members by recording each vote a Senator takes, providing equal resources and making it easier for Senators to get their legislation voted on.

May 18, 2009
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Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Committee

Senate Standing Committee on Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Senator Shirley Huntley, Chair 9:30 AM, Wednesday, May 20, 2009 Room 804 LOB

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May 20, 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
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5/16/2009: Roy Wilkins Youth & Tennis Academy

 Senator Huntley supports Roy Wilkins Youth & Tennis Academy Day

May 16, 2009
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Public Schedule for Senator Shirley L. Huntley for Friday May 15, 2009

9:30 AM: Senator Malcolm A. Smith, Senator Shirley Huntley, Senator Joseph Addabbo,  Assemblywoman Audrey Pheffer, Assemblywoman Michele Titus and Congressman Anthony Weiner along with elected Queens officials announce their successful efforts to save the Cross Bay Bridge Rockaway/Broad Channel Resident Rebate Program.

Location: North side of the Cross Bay Bridge (on the grassy area by Van Brunt Rd.)

May 15, 9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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Foreclosure Prevention

This Counseling service is FREE at all who would like to participate, BUT YOU MUST REGISTER by contactin: Lois Menyweather or Pat Savage at 718-523-3069.

June 20, 11:00 AM - 2:20 PM
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Foreclosure Prevention

This Counseling service is FREE at all who would like to participate, BUT YOU MUST REGISTER by contactin: Lois Menyweather or Pat Savage at 718-523-3069.

June 6, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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