Tom Libous's Legislation

You are viewing the most recently published bills sponsored by Tom Libous.
S2309-2015: Enacts the "freeze unsafe closures now act" to delay the closure and consolidation of state facilities operated by the office of mental health and the office for people with developmental disabilities sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: MENTAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES | Search
Enacts the "freeze unsafe closures now act" to delay the closure and consolidation of state facilities operated by the office of mental health and the office for people with developmental disabilities until April 1, 2018. Read more...
S2236-2015: Relates to impairments of health, presumption and staph/MRSA sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: CIVIL SERVICE AND PENSIONS | Search
Relates to impairments of health, presumption and staph/MRSA. Read more...
S2181-2015: Relates to extending the authority of Chenango county to impose additional taxes sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: INVESTIGATIONS AND GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS | Search
Relates to extending the authority of Chenango county to impose additional taxes. Read more...
S2062-2015: Relates to Tier IV retirement benefits for Luke Parga sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: CIVIL SERVICE AND PENSIONS | Search
Relates to tier IV retirement benefits for Luke Parga; accords him tier IV benefits due to his past employment in 2006. Read more...
S2063-2015: Authorizes optometrists to prescribe certain drugs that may be used for therapeutic purposes and taken orally sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: HIGHER EDUCATION | Search
Authorizes optometrists certified to use therapeutic pharmaceutical agents for the treatment or prevention of ocular disease, to also use specified oral pharmaceutical agents in their practices; requires completion of a 30 hour phase three therapeutic pharmaceutical agent certification course; permits the commissioner of health to recommend other categories of drugs that may also be prescribed. Read more...
S1948-2015: Enacts the "fair broadcast employment act of 2015" to authorize the use of certain contract provisions for the employment of key employees in the broadcast industry sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: LABOR | Search
Enacts the "fair broadcast employment act of 2015" to authorize the use of certain contract provisions for the employment of key employees in the broadcast industry. Read more...
S1949-2015: Directs the public service commission to study and eliminate utility billing messages that are no longer relevant or confusing sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: ENERGY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS | Search
Directs the public service commission to study and eliminate utility billing messages that are no longer relevant or confusing; requires the public service commission to develop recommendations for utility bills that are standardized, uniform and easy to understand. Read more...
S1920-2015: Relates to the conversion of domestic reciprocal medical malpractice insurers and the premium rates and surcharges for medical malpractice insurance sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: INSURANCE | Search
Relates to the conversion of domestic reciprocal medical malpractice insurers and the premium rates and surcharges for medical malpractice insurance. Read more...
S1781-2015: Provides for the issuance of fishing and hunting licenses, free of charge, to volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION | Search
Provides for the issuance of fishing and hunting licenses, free of charge, to volunteer firefighters and ambulance workers. Read more...
S1685-2015: Enacts the "crash zone safety act" sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: TRANSPORTATION | Search
Enacts the "crash zone safety act"; establishes a speed limit which is 20 miles per hour less than the posted speed limit at and near the scene of an emergency; establishes enhanced penalties and surcharges for violations thereof; requires the establishment of a public and driver education program relating to such provisions; establishes criminal penalties and civil liability for property damage, personal injury or death arising from operation of a motor vehicle in violation of such speed limit; establishes the emergency zone safety education fund. Read more...
S1689-2015: Authorizes deer and bear hunting in the counties of Broome, Chenango and Tioga sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION | Search
Authorizes deer and bear hunting in the counties of Broome, Chenango and Tioga. Read more...
S1690-2015: Amends the dates of certain armed conflicts to reflect the dates for such conflicts established by the federal government and provides that future dates shall be consistent with the federal dates thereof sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: VETERANS, HOMELAND SECURITY AND MILITARY AFFAIRS | Search
Amends the dates of certain armed conflicts to reflect the dates for such conflicts established by the federal government and provides that future dates of armed conflicts shall be consistent with the federal dates thereof. Read more...
S1691-2015: Abolishes the board of regents and transfers the powers and duties to the commissioner of education; repealer sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: EDUCATION | Search
Abolishes the board of regents and transfers the powers and duties to the commissioner of education; provides that the commissioner shall be appointed by the governor with the advice and consent of the senate. Read more...
S1674-2015: Authorizes the board of cooperative educational services for the sole supervisory district of Broome, Delaware and Tioga counties to convey certain real property received as a gift in 2004 sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: EDUCATION | Search
Authorizes the board of cooperative educational services for the sole supervisory district of Broome, Delaware and Tioga counties to convey certain real property received as a gift in 2004; proceeds therefrom shall be used to reduce the capital budget of such supervisory district in the fiscal year of the sale and over a period of 4 consecutive fiscal years. Read more...
S1675-2015: Establishes the natural gas oversight fund to provide funding to the department of environmental conservation for enforcement of well drilling provisions sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Establishes the natural gas oversight fund to provide funding to the department of environmental conservation for enforcement of well drilling provisions; imposes a $2,000 fee upon the issuance of a well drilling permit in the fault-bounded Treton and/or Black River hydrothermal dolomite gas pools. Read more...
S1670-2015: Authorizes William J. Horrigan to apply for retroactive accidental disability retirement benefits sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: CIVIL SERVICE AND PENSIONS | Search
Authorizes William J. Horrigan to apply for retroactive accidental disability retirement benefits. Read more...
S1669-2015: Relates to limitations on state-funded debt; repealer sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Enacts provisions relating to limitations on state funded debt. Read more...
S1665-2015: Increases amount which town of Sanford may raise through taxes for the purchase of certain highway equipment sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: TRANSPORTATION | Search
Increases from $60,000 to $125,000 the amount of the taxes which may be raised by the town of Sanford, in the county of Broome, for the purchase of certain highway equipment. Read more...
S1666-2015: Enacts the "honesty in permit processing act" sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: FINANCE | Search
Enacts the "honesty in permit processing act"; requires state agencies to annually report to the public on the time periods for processing applications of each type of permit, license, registration and certification; such report shall be submitted to the governor and the legislature, and made available to the public on the agency internet homepage; requires permit processing information to be printed on the cover page of each permit application; requires all permit applications to be processed within a time period equal to 134% of the average processing time during the previous calendar year; failure to complete processing within such period of time shall require the state agency to refund the application fees to the applicant. Read more...
S1667-2015: Waives the $38.75 fee for any kind of veterans custom plate; does not apply to plates with vanity lettering sponsored by LIBOUS
Committee: TRANSPORTATION | Search
Waives the $38.75 fee for any kind of veterans custom plate; does not apply to plates with vanity lettering. Read more...
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