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Senator Montgomery's Agenda to Save Young People's Lives

Senator Montgomery’s Agenda to Save Young People’s LivesExcerpt from Urban Agenda columnBy David R.

April 30, 2010
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Committee Meeting: Children and Families Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Children and Families Senator Velmanette Montgomery, Chair 10:00 AM, Tuesday, April 27, 2010 Room 710 LOB

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April 27, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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Senator Montomery Commemorates the 51st Anniversary of the Westchester Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  commemorating the 51st Anniversary of the Westchester Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to recognize that  the quality  and  character of life in the communities across New York State are reflective of the concerned and dedicated efforts of those organiza tions and individuals that are devoted to the welfare of  the  community and its citizenry; and

April 19, 2010
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Senator Montgomery on The Capitol Pressroom with Susan Arbetter

The Capitol Pressroom with Susan ArbetterApril 13, 2010

April 15, 2010
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Montgomery Law Helps Safeguard Youth Against Influenza Virus

April 15, 2010

(Albany, NY):  New York children and their parents will now be better informed about the influenza virus and how to safeguard against it under legislation (S.4645-B/A775-B) sponsored by State Senator Velmanette Montgomery (D-Brooklyn) and enacted into law this week (Chapter 36).

April 15, 2010
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2010 Women of Distinction

Senator Montgomery, A Woman of Distinction: This video clip features Senator Velmanette Montgomery and other women senators speaking about their role and contributions as policy makers during National Women's History Month: Writing Women Back into History, March 2010.

 

 

April 12, 2010
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"Restaurants Lending A Helping Hand Act" Encourages Food Donations During Difficult Economic Climate

For Release: April 9, 2010

ENCOURAGING FOOD DONATIONS DURING THIS DIFFICULT ECONOMIC CLIMATESenator Velmanette Montgomery: Legislation Will Assist People in Need and Build Relationships Between Food Providers & Charitable Organizations

NYS Senator Velmanette Montgomery (D- Brooklyn) announced that the State Senate this week passed legislation (S6303/A9252 ) which will encourage food service industries to donate food to charitable organizations.

April 9, 2010
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Senator Montgomery Announce Comprehensive Budget Reform Proposals

For Release: April 7, 2010

NYS Senator Velmanette Montgomery (D-Brooklyn) joined today with members of her Senate Democratic Conference to announce comprehensive budget reform measures that will end Albany’s pattern of quick fixes and ensure New Yorkers receive a fiscally responsible budget. 

The legislative package provides for long-term financial planning, the enactment of stricter accounting principles, and mandates stringent standards of accountably for State-financed programs and services. 

April 7, 2010
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Senator Montgomery Announces Reform Agenda to "Rightsize" Juvenile Justice System

Senator Montgomery announces her 2010 NYS Juvenile Justice Reform Agenda at a press briefing in New York City on March 19, 2010.

April 7, 2010
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Serendipity Residents Receive Warm "Albany" Welcome

Senator Montgomery, Senator Thomas Duane, and Senate Democratic Conference Leader John Sampson welcome residents of SERENDIPITY to Albany. Based in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, SERENDIPITY is a residential substance abuse treatment program operated by New York Therapeutic Communities, Inc.

April 7, 2010
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Miss USA Visits Albany

During her visit to New York's State Capitol, Miss USA 2009, Kristen Dalton of North Carolina, met with Senator Montgomery and other legislators. Ms. Dalton talked to the Senator about her interest in women's health issues, including her advocacy work around breast cancer education.

April 7, 2010
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Nurse Practioners Bring Their Legislative Agenda to Albany

Nurse practioners from Brooklyn and elsewhere throughout the City bring their legislative agenda to Albany, urging lawmakers to pass bills that would expand their scope of practice in various ways. Senator Montgomery is a sponsor of several proposals that would expand the role of these vital health care providers. 

April 7, 2010
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Nurse Practitioners Lobby Lawmakers

Nurse practioners from Brooklyn and elsewhere throughout the City bring their legislative agenda to Albany, urging lawmakers to pass bills that would expand their scope of practice in various ways. Senator Montgomery is a sponsor of several proposals that would expand the role of these vital health care providers. 

April 7, 2010
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